My Genealogy Hound

Below is a family biography included in The History of Washington County, Missouri published by Goodspeed Publishing Company in 1888.  These biographies are valuable for genealogy research in discovering missing ancestors or filling in the details of a family tree. Family biographies often include far more information than can be found in a census record or obituary.  Details will vary with each biography but will often include the date and place of birth, parent names including mothers' maiden name, name of wife including maiden name, her parents' names, name of children (including spouses if married), former places of residence, occupation details, military service, church and social organization affiliations, and more.  There are often ancestry details included that cannot be found in any other type of genealogical record.

* * * *

F. T. Aubuchon, who has been a resident of Washington County for the past sixty years, can truly be said to be one of the old settlers. He was born in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., March 7, 1813. His parents were Morrell and Eugenia (Tropsy) Aubuchon, also natives of Ste. Genevieve County, who removed to Washington County in 1828. F. T. Aubuchon has always been engaged in the pursuit of agriculture, in which he has been very successful. His estate comprises 570 acres of land, a portion of which indicates a deposit of valuable minerals. He married Miss Julia Gozy, in 1840; she was a native of Missouri, and died in May, 1859, leaving six children, viz.: Charlie, Joseph M., Iola, now Mrs. John Haefner; Louis, Napoleon and Thomas. In 1862 Mr. Aubuchon married Miss Catherine Casey, a native of Ireland.

* * * *

This family biography is one of 138 biographies included in The History of Washington County, Missouri published in 1888.  For the complete description, click here: Washington County, Missouri History, Genealogy, and Maps

To view additional Washington County, Missouri family biographies, click here

Use the links at the top right of this page to search or browse thousands of other family biographies.