Gooselaw or (Gosselaw or Gosselin), Alexander
B: Jan 1866
D:
M: 1888, Helene Ellen Batoche Dit Letendre at Emerson, Canada
b. 13 Jan 1869, White Earth Reservation, Pembina Territory. She d. 25 Jan 1960 in Greenbush, MN. Her parents were Louis Letendre and Julie Delorme.

FN: August Gooselaw, Sr.
MN: Angeline Zast

Children of Alexander Gooselaw (Gosselaw) and Ellen Unknown:

1. Laura M. Gooselaw
B: Jul 1889, MN

2. Frederick Gooselaw
B: Apr 1891, MN

3. Elvena or Alvina Gooselaw
B: Jun 1893, MN

4. Eddie J. Gooselaw
B: Nov 1897, MN

5. Mary Y. Gooselaw
B: Oct 1899, MN


1885 Census, St. Vincent Township, Kittson, County, MN

Alexander Gosselin age 31 born in MN he was a hunter/trapper both parents foreign born

Ellen age 26 born in MN both parents foreign born

Laura Mary age 5 born in MN

Frederick age 4 born in MN

Alvina age 1 born in MN


1900 census information

St. Vincent Township, Kittson County, MN

Alexander Gosselaw born January 1866 married 12 years born in MN - both parents born in French Canada

Ellen (wife) born January 1869 in MN -both parents born in French Canada -she had 5 children - 5 living

Laura M. (daughter) born July 1889 in MN

Fred (son) born April 1891 in MN

Elvena (daughter) born June 1893 in MN

Eddie J. (son) born November 1897 in MN

Mary Y. (daughter) born October 1899 in MN


Researched and contributed by: Barbara Stephenson