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MEILLEUR, William J.
MEILLEUR, William J. 1 2 3 4
- Born: 4 Nov 1915, Munising, Alger County, Michigan
- Marriage: UNKNOWN, Eleanor R. about 1940 in Michigan
- Died: 14 Jan 2001, Oakland County, Michigan at age 85
- Buried: Jan 2001, Oakland Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery (Oakland Hills Cemetery), Novi, Oakland County, Michigan
William married Eleanor R. UNKNOWN about 1940 in Michigan. (Eleanor R. UNKNOWN was born on 15 Jun 1918 in Michigan and died before 2001 in Commerce Township, Oakland County, Michigan.)
1920 US Census (District 305, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan). Surety: 4. Lists Oliva (as Levi, age 43, b. MI [incorrect]), wife Ada (age 42, b. Canada), and children Raymond (age 15, b. MI), Paul (age 13, b. MI), Charles (age 9, b. MI), Agnes (age 9, b. MI), and William (age 2, b. MI). Also in the household are nephew Roy Thomas [son of Ada's sister, Matilda] (age16, b. MI), and Ada's mother, Marguerite [Godin] Goupille (age 68, b. Canada). Oliva is listed as a "steam fitter" for an auto company. Roy is also working as a "stock cuter(?)" at an auto plant. Oliva incorrectly indicates that both of his parents were born in Michigan [they were born in Canada]. Ada indicates that she came to the U.S. in 1882 and was naturalized in 1905. Marguerite indicates that she came to the U.S. in 1882 and was not naturalized.
1930 US Census, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan. Surety: 4. Lists Oliva (as Levi, age 55), wife Ada (age 52), son Paul (age 24), son Charles (age 20), daughter Agnes (age 20), and son William (age 14), living in Detroit. Oliva is listed as a "supervisor" at the "city gas company." Paul is listed as a "bus driver" for the "city bus company." Charles is listed as a "truck driver" for the "Buscott Company." Agnes is listed as a "telephone operator" for a "telephone company." Paul had been married to Dorothy Wilson in 1924, had a daughter who died in infancy, and then divorced. They would remarry in 1934 and remain together until Dorothy's death in 1977.
Social Security Death Index (Commerce Twsp, Oakland County, Michigan). Surety: 4. William J. Meilleur, b. 4 Nov 1915, d. 14 Jan 2001 Commerce Twsp, Oakland County, Michigan.
U.S. Public Records Index (Phone book records, Ancestry.com). Surety: 4