Gooselaw, Gossellin, or Gosselaw, William
B: Apr 1862
D:
M: 1883, Ellen Unknown b. May 1866

FN: August Gooselaw Sr.
MN: Angeline Zast

Children of William Gooselaw and Celia or Ellen Unknown:

Joseph Gooselaw
B: Mar 1886, MN

Peter Gooselaw
B: Jul 1893, MN

George Gooselaw
B: Jul 1895, MN

Henry Gooselaw
B: Feb 1900, MN

Helen (or Ellen)
B: ca 1903


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

William Gosselin age 39 born in MN both parents were foreign born

Ellen age 25 born in Canada both parents were foreign born

Joseph age 9 born in MN

Peter age 2 born in MN


1900 Census

William Gosselaw born April 1862 married 17 years born in MN both parents from French Canada

Ellen (wife) born May 1866 had 5 children - 4 living - she & her parents were born in English Canada - she came to the US in 1891 and it does not say whether or not she was naturalized.

Joseph (son) born March 1886 in MN

Peter (son) born July 1893 in MN

George (son) born July 1895 in MN

Henry (son) born February 1900 in MN

Researched and contributed by: Barbara Stephenson 15 Nov 99


1910 Census, St. Vincent Township, Kittson County, MN

William Gooselaw age 44 married 27 years 6 children 5 living born in MN - both parents born in Canada - changed from French to Indian

Ellen wife age 44 born in MN her parents same as his

Peter son age 18 born in MN

George son age 15 born in MN

Harry son age 10 born in MN

Ellen age 8 born in MN


1920 Census, Kittson County, St. Vincent Township, Minnesota

William Gooselaw white age 58 born in MN both parents born in Canada - he was a farm laborer

Celia was his wife age 64 born in ND - both parents in Canada

Joseph son age 34 widower born in MN - father in MN - mother in Canada - he was a janitor at a hospital

Peter son age 27 single born in MN - parents same as above - he was a farm laborer

George son age 24 single born in MN - parents same as above - he was a typesetter at a printing office

Henry son age 19 single born in MN - parents same as above - he was a farm laborer

Helen (which may be Ellen) daughter age 17 single (I have her birth certificate).

This was the marriage Eugene was interested in.


Submitted by:

Barbara Stephenson <BARBSTE@worldnet.att.net> 31 Aug 1999