Joseph COLLARD, son of Jean Baptiste COLLARD & Philomène SALVAS, was born on 4 January 1860 in St-Aimé, Massueville, Richelieu, Québec. He married Rosilda LACROIX in 1880 in St-Nazaire d'Acton, Québec. He died on 18 December 1937 in West Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island. (1)

Rosilda LACROIX, daughter of Salime LACROIX & Deline TOUSSAINT, was born on 14 February 1861 in Marieville, Rouville, Québec. She died on 17 August 1936 in West Warwick, RI. They immigrated to the United States in 1903. (1)


Théophile COLLARD was born on 24 May 1903 at St-Nazaire d'Acton, Bagot, Québec. He married Marie Alice Bertha LAVALLÉE, daughter of Joseph Olivier LAVALLÉE & Elvina SALVAS in the parish of Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil, Phénix, West Warwick, RI. Théophile died on 6 April 1950 in Coventry, RI. Alice was born on 7 January 1905 in Mapleville, Burriville, RI. Alice died on 30 September 2001 in Coventry, RI and was buried on 4 October 2001 in the Notre-Dame Cemetery, West Warwick, RI. They had four children: Bertha, Donat, Leo and Paul. (1)(5)

Other children in the 1910 US Census:

Matilda age 20, Marian age 18, Philoneal age 17, Joseph age 14, Delia age 9 , Duffia age 7

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(1) Drouin document from Parish Register and the Town Clerk's Office of Québec.

(2) Marriages of St. John the Baptist Church, West Warwick, RI.
(3) Census of 1870 in Biddeford, Maine
(4) Census of 1880 in Warwick, Rhode Island
(5) Burials of Potvin Funeral Home, West Warwick, RI, p. 332.