son of Moses Trombley and Edith Druyor
Drouillard 's baptism record - St. Antoines/St. Mary's 1828)
brother of Emily Amelia Trombley
Born: March 17, 1855 in Summerfield, Monroe Co., Michigan
Ethnicity/Relig: French & Claimed to be Some Indian
Occupation: Farmed when younger
then worked in the Deerfield Lumber Yard,
delivering coal/lumber in later years
Number of children: 6
Personality/Interest: Easy Going/lived last 4 yrs. with granddaughter,
Thelma [Trombley] Bell-McDonald
Died: Nov 1943 in Monroe, Monroe Co.,Michigan
Buried: Deerfield Twp. Cemetery, Deerfield, Michigan
Age at death: 88 est.
Married Margaret "Maggie" Monett 32 May 1876 in Petersburg, Monroe Co, MI
b. 1 FEB 1858 in Toledo, Ohio d. 22 July 1942
father: Alexander "Aleck" Monett
mother: Julia Ann [Burdeneau] Veller
Edith Druyor Trombley's stone in
Village Cemetery, Petersburg, MI:
("Moses Trombley's stone is too damaged to read") Cemetery book mixed up their dates
Edith Trombley was born 2 Oct. 1827, (Edesse Drouillard from Denissen's book)
married 26 Jan 1847 Moses Trombley, St. Antoine, she died March 23, 1885 at age 59.
"Betty's mom lived in this house for about 10 years
and never knew her great-grandfather was buried there"
Old Petersburg Cemetery -- new photos and bio info, by Patti Davidson Peters
History of Monroe County, Michigan (©1890)
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
"Son of Lewis and Victoria Trombley, was born in Clinton county, N.Y., in 1820. He
came to this county in 1839, and in 1849 took 44 acres of land in section 5 of
Summerfield township, which he still owns and occupies. He was married in 1847 to
Edith Drewior, daughter of John and Catherine Drewior, of the town of LaSalle, this
county. They have two children."
Edith Drewior's Ontario and Quebec connections with DROUILLARD surname
Her French name: Edesse DROUILLARD
Liana Trombley's connection, Coleta Drouillard--to Pierre Drouillard
Francis Etienne Drouillard, B: May 02, 1797, St Antoine, River (Edesse's uncle)
Raisin, M: November 03, 1829, D: May 02, 1861
+ Juliana Jacob, B: April 03, 1808, St. Antione, River Raisin
John Baptist Drouillard, B: January 24, 1799, St Antoine, River Raisin, (Edesse's father)
M: November 04, 1823
+ Catherine Arcouet, B: November 17, 1800,
Daughter Drouillard, B: September 02, 1824, River Raisin,
D: September 08, 1824, River Raisin
Son Drouillard, B: November 1825, Assumption
Edesse Drouillard, B: October 02, 1827, St. Antoine
George Drouillard, B: December 09, 1830, St. Antoine
Emily Drouillard, B: December 15, 1831, St. Antoine,
Monroe, M Laurence Antaya: November 27, 1849, D: June 25, 1872
Augustin, B: 5 Oct 1833 St. Antoine
John Baptist, B: 30 Jan 1836 St. Antoine
Edesse's Uncle Francis changes name to DRUYOR:
Monroe Library Catalog has:
Stiles, Glee Druyor.
"The Drouillard to Druyor family history, with related historical facts. "
Stiles, [Publ. in Iowa ] 1973.
Ellis Local History MI 929.2 St LIB USE ONLY
..."Francois Drouillard changes name to Francis Stephen Druyor, married on
Nov. 3, 1829 at St. Antoine, Raisin River to Julianna Jacob b. 1808
daughter of Stephen Jacob and Archange Dumay. The bride and groom
resided near Sandusky." [ohio]
Children: Paul Carrie Druyor 1830-1872, La Prairie,OH
Mary Druyor 1833-1925Port Clinton OH- m. Nick McCall
Nicholas Druyor 1835- never married- Civil War
Elizabeth Sarah Druyor 1839- called Sarah- Port Clinton OH-m.Wm. Loop
Stephen Frank Druyor 1842-1924 Port Clinton OH- called Frank-m.Arrilla
Victoria Druyor 1846-1927 Port Clinton OH- never married
Peter Druyor 1849-1911 Port Clinton OH -never married
Ancestry.com shows Land Record in
Francis DRUYOR Tiffin Doc 4804 Date 1832/06/01
1st Principal W*NW 6N 16E Sec 31 Acres 72
CALL # CS71 .D792 1973.
AUTHOR Stiles, Glee Druyor.
TITLE The Drouillard to Druyor family history : with related
historical facts / Glee Druyor Stiles.
IMPRINT [Cherokee, Iowa? : The Author?], 1973.
DESCRIPT'N 415 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 29 cm.
SUBJECT Drouillard family.
SUBJECT Druyor family.
OCLC # 43329685.
LOCAL PAC Bowling Green.
Petersburg, Monroe Co MI - photos
Laurent Bruno Tremblay/Trombley
Trombley and Roe/Reau research:
More about Pierre TREMBLAY
Census entries for DRENILLARD and DRONILLARD in MI:
St. Clair County DROUILLARD families:
Minnesota and Wisconsin Drouillard Discussion Archives:
Nelson Drouillard's Obit and 1870 Census in Bayfield WI
Books about Sandwich, ONT and Essex County, Ontario, Canada
Paul Drouillard's website: - Memorial to Chris Drouillard, Pierre Drouillard and history