Bourbonais, Teresa J.

Bourbonais, Teresa J.

Female 1950 - 2021  (70 years)

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  • Name Bourbonais, Teresa J.  [1, 2
    Nickname Terri 
    Born 4 Sep 1950  Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Residence 20 May 1992  Crestline, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 6 Jul 2010  Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 1 Jan 2021  Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Cremated Y  [3
    Person ID I62402  Sackett | Descendants of Daniel Sackett (1788-1862)
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 

    Father Bourbonais, Elliot Paul,   b. 24 Oct 1913, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1992, Portage, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Welch, Helen Bernita,   b. 1 Jan 1916, Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 2010, Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1948  Smiths Creek, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 2 children 
    +1. Bourbonais, Teresa J.,   b. 4 Sep 1950, Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2021, Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
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    Family ID F25451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F25452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1950 - Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 20 May 1992 - Crestline, San Bernardino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jul 2010 - Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jan 2021 - Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    1. [S626] http://www.sackettfamily.info/, Chris Sackett (Reliability: 2), 25 Feb 2021.
      https://sackettfamily.info/g0/p253.htm

      Terri Carlson, daughter of Elliott Paul Bourbonais and Helen Bernita Welch, was born in Port Huron, St Clair County, Michigan, on 4 September 1950. She died aged 70 in Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, on 1 January 2021.
      Terri was an active member of the Sackett Family Association since joining in 2009 and was on the Association Committee for most years since 2013. She was registrar for five years, enrolling new members, and, until a few weeks before her death, was still working for the Association behind the scenes as a moderator of the Sackett mailing list. She was highly efficient, and always helpful.
      Association members who met Terri at Sackett family reunions (she attended Westfield 2012 and Fort Wayne 2015), or who worked with her on Association business, remember her with great affection.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S98] California, U.S., Marriage Index, 1960-1985, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      Name: Peter W Carlson
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1950
      Age: 33
      Marriage Date: 3 Jan 1983
      Marriage Place: Riverside, California, USA
      Spouse Name: Teresa J Bourbonais
      Spouse Age: 32

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S958] Legacy, (Legacy.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2021.
      https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thetimesherald/obituary.aspx?n=teresa-bourbonais-carlson&pid=197594478

      Teresa Bourbonais Carlson

      Teresa Bourbonais Carlson, 70, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on January 1, 2021 at Lake Arrowhead, CA.

      Mrs. Carlson was born September 4, 1950 in Port Huron, MI, daughter of the late Elliott and Helen Bourbonais. She earned her Bachelors of Science, Chemistry, from Western Michigan University in 1977, and her Masters of Science, Public Health (Epidemiology), from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1981. She married Peter William Carlson on January 3, 1983 in Riverside, CA.

      Mrs. Carlson devoted her career to public health and vital records management, working for the County of San Bernardino from 1984 to 2002, and then continuing her work in the private sector from 2002 until her retirement in 2006. Mrs. Carlson was a Girl Scouts Troop Leader and volunteer from 1981 to 2000. She was also a passionate genealogist who volunteered for many years for the Southern California Genealogical Society. She loved hiking, kayaking and the great outdoors, as well as gardening and spending time with her friends and family. She and Peter traveled extensively, including on a two-month journey-by-car across Canada where they met and visited with numerous distant relatives, and a two-week voyage to explore Sweden, picking up a new Volvo along the way.

      Mrs. Carlson is survived by: her husband, Peter Carlson, Lake Arrowhead, CA; three children, Mrs. Amanda (Brian) Haber, Thousand Oaks, CA, Mr. William (Melissa) Carlson, Running Springs, CA, and Mrs. Whitney (Philip) Johnson, San Francisco, CA; four grandchildren, Andrew Haber, Thousand Oaks, CA, Benjamin Carlson, Running Springs, CA, Abigail Carlson, Running Springs, CA, and Alexis Carlson, Running Springs, CA; her sister, Denise (Paul) Otis, Lawreneburg, TN; two nieces, Ms. Michelle Otis, Stoneham, MA, and Ms. Jeanette Otis, Tempe, AZ; and several cousins.

      In keeping with her wishes, Mrs. Carlson's ashes will be scattered in both the Sierra Nevada mountain range and her home state of Michigan.

      In lieu of flowers, remembrances can be made to the Southern California Genealogical Society or to the San Diego Zoo.

      Published in The Times Herald from Jan. 25 to Jan. 27, 2021.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan), 27 May 1992, Page 7

      Elliott Paul Bourbonais

      PORTAGE -- Elliott Paul Bourbonais died Wednesday, May 20, 1992, at Borgess Medical Center.

      He was born Oct 24, 1913, in Detroit, the son of Louis and Hazel Bourbonnais. He lived in St. Clair County until 1967, when he moved to Portage.

      He served with the U.S. Army during World War II and, prior to his retirement in 1975, was employed in computer operations at the Defense Logistics Service Center in Battle Creek. After 1976, he bred and raised puppies. He whelped four litters of puppies and pre-trained 13 leader dogs for the blind. He was an accomplished pianist and organist and performed in several area restaurants.

      He is survived by his wife, Helen; two daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and Peter Carlson of Crestline, Calif, and Denise and Paul Otis of Towanda, 111.; five grandchildren; and one sister and one brother, Mrs. Muriel Ramsey and Gene Bourbonais, both of St. Clair.

      He was preceded in death by two sisters, Gerardine Welch and Lois Mailane.

      In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services or visiting. Memorial contributions may be made to Leader Dogs for the Blind, 1038 S. Rochester Road, Rochester, Mich. 48063. Arrangements are by the Langeland Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick, Kalamazoo.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan), 11 Jul 2010, Page 10

      Helen Welch Bourbonais

      Helen Welch Bourbonais, 94, died July 6, 2010 at Lake Arrowhead, CA following a long illness.

      Mrs. Bourbonais was born January 1, 1916 in Yale, MI, daughter of the late Grant and Letta Beadle Welch. She graduated in 1933 from Marysville High School, Marysville, ML She married Elliott Bourbonais on April 2, 1948 in Smiths Creek, MI.

      Mrs. Bourbonais owned and operated a beauty shop in Yale. She later worked as a sales clerk for the J.B. Sperry Co. in Port Huron. She was an ardent genealogist and family historian for over forty years. She extensively documented the roles of her husband's and her own pioneer ancestors who settled St. Clair County. Mrs. Bourbonais was also an avid flower and vegetable gardener.

      Mrs. Bourbonais is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Teresa (Peter) Carlson, Lake Arrowhead, CA and Mrs. Denise (Paul) Otis, Towandai IL; a niece, Mrs. Patricia (Haines) Layfield, Ellerslie, GA; five grandchildren, Amanda (Brian) Haber, Thousand Oaks, CA, Michelle Otis, Plymouth, MA, Jeanette Otis, Towanda, IL, William Carlson, Running Springs,' CA and Whitney Carlson, Oakland, CA; one great-grandson, Andrew Haber, Thousand Oaks, CA; several cousins, grand-nieces and -nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Elliott, a brother, Rev. Howard Welch, and a niece, Sondra Webb.

      Interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Yale, ML In lieu of graveside services a memorial service will be held at a future date at the Smiths Creek Community Church, of which she was a member.

      In lieu of flowers, remembrances can be made to the American Cancer Society.

      The family wishes to thank Mountains Community Hospital of Lake Arrowhead, CA for their loving kindness, care, and support of Helen during her time of need.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S626] http://www.sackettfamily.info/, Chris Sackett (Reliability: 2), 25 Feb 2021.
      Elliott Paul Bourbonais, son of Louis Frederick Bourbonais and Hazel Dell Hubble, was born in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, on 24 October 1913. He died aged 78 in Borgess Medical Center, Portage, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, on 20 May 1992. He married at Smiths Creek, St Clair County, Michigan, on 2 April 1948, Helen Bernita Welch, daughter of Grant Welch and Letta Beadle. Helen was born in Yale, St Clair County, Michigan, on 1 January 1916. She died aged 94 at Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, on 6 July 2010 and was buried at Elmwood Cemetery, Yale.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S1193] Michigan, U.S., Marriage Records, 1867-1952, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      Name: Helen Welch
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 32
      Birth Year: abt 1916
      Birth Place: Smith Creek, Michigan
      License County: Wayne
      Marriage Date: 2 Apr 1948
      Marriage Place: Smiths Creek Church, St Glain, Michigan, USA
      Residence Place: Yale 1, Michigan
      Father: Grant Welch
      Mother: Viletta A Beadle
      Spouse: Elliott Paul Bourbonais
      County File Number: 728912
      State File Number: 409108

      Name: Elliott Paul Bourbonais
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 34
      Birth Year: abt 1914
      Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan
      License County: Wayne
      Marriage Date: 2 Apr 1948
      Marriage Place: Smiths Creek Church, St Glain, Michigan, USA
      Residence Place: Detroit, Michigan
      Father: Louis F Bourbonais
      Mother: Hazel E Hubbel
      Spouse: Helen Welch
      County File Number: 728912
      State File Number: 409108

      Researched by Ted Smith


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