Josephine Gaume

F, #664, (1836 - 1903)
Josephine Gaume|b. 24 Feb 1836\nd. 31 Jan 1903|p664.htm|Jean Baptiste Francois Xavier Jeanin-Gaume|b. 22 Jun 1807\nd. Nov 1860|p280.htm|Marie Elise Faiver|b. 1 Oct 1810\nd. 26 Oct 1891|p463.htm|Luc F. Jeanin-Gaume|b. 26 Mar 1774\nd. 3 Mar 1860|p1022.htm|Marie T. Pequignot|b. 23 Sep 1782|p1023.htm|Joseph Faivre|b. 29 Apr 1782\nd. c 1860|p999.htm|Marie A. Voisard|b. 6 Feb 1783\nd. b 1850|p1037.htm|

Relationship=Grandaunt of Leopold Joseph DeBacker.
Last Edited=26 Apr 2008


RelationshipSibling of Ancestor
Josephine Gaume was born on February 24, 1836 in Louisville, Stark County, Ohio. She was the daughter of Jean Baptiste Francois Xavier Jeanin-Gaume and Marie Elise Faiver. She married Paul Francis Rebillot on January 15, 1856 in Louisville.1 She died on January 31, 1903 in Louisville at age 66.1

Her married name was Rebillot. She resided in Louisville in 1891.2 Obituary Of Josephine Gaume: "Mrs. Josephine Gaume Rebillot fell asleep in death, on Saturday, at midnight at her home, a short distance south of Louisville. She had been sick less than a week and her death was caused by pneumonia. On theSunday prior to her passing away she attended services at St. LouisCatholic church, where she had been a faithful worshipper for a number of years. Mrs. Rebillot was the daughter of Frank and Eliza Gaume and was born on the farm now owned by Leonard Keubel; located south of Louisville, Frebruary 24, 1836, making her age nearly 67 years. On January 15th, 1856, she was united in marriage to Paul Rebillot, who died December 15, 1902. The death of her companion for so many years weighed heavily upon her and no doubt hastened the end. Nine children areliving. They are Messrs. Frank, Louis, Eugene and Miss Tillie Rebillot,and Mrs. Paul Grisez, of Louisville; Joseph Rebillot and Mrs. John Bonnot of Canton, and Mrs. Edward Grisez of Alliance. Miss Mary Rebillot, who was adopted into the family some years ago, is also living. In addition to these there are twenty-four grandchildren. Two brothers, Frank Gaume,of St. Marys, Kansas, and Louis Gaume of Sacramento, California, and four sisters, Mrs. Stephen Saunier, of St. Marys, Kansas; Mrs. Constance Sonier, of Pueblo, California (Colorado?), and Mrs. August Cheveraux and Mrs. Louis S. Menegay, of Louisville, are living. Mrs. Rebillot was devoted to her home and the members of her family and was gratified in seeing her children grow into noble manhood and womanhood. Solemn high mass was read at St. Louis Catholic church,Wednesday morning. Rev. Father Cheveraux, of Norwalk, officiated as celebrant; Rev. Father Treiber, of Canton, as Sr. Deacon; Rev. Father Schoenamann, of Canton, as Jr. Deacon; Rev. Father Senner, of Louisville,as Master of Ceremonies. Rev. Father Cheveraux, who has been a life-long friend of the family, delivered a fitting sermon. The remains were followed by a large concourse of friends to the Catholic cemetery where interment was made." ; Louisville Herald, February 5, 1903.


1850Nimishillen Township, Stark County, OhioJosephine Gaume appeared on the census of 1850 in the household of Francis Gaume and Elise Gaume in Nimishillen Township, Stark County, Ohio.3
1860Nimishillen Township, Stark County, OhioShe appeared on the census of 1860 in the household of Francis Gaume and Elise Gaume in Nimishillen Township, Stark County, Ohio.4
Family Background
My French Connection
Descendants of Claude Etienne Gaume
Descendants of Perrin Lachat

Children of Josephine Gaume and Paul Francis Rebillot


  1. [S44] Obituary Of Josephine Gaume Rebillot (Louisville Herald, Louisville, Ohio, Feb. 5, 1903) ,.
  2. [S34] Elizabeth Faiver Gaume's Obituary, Louisville Herald, Louisville, Ohio, October 30, 1891, for text of obituary see notes for Eliza Faivre.. Hereinafter cited as Elizabeth Faiver Gaume's Obituary.
  3. [S39] 1850 United States Census (Free Schedule), Nimishillen Twnshp., Stark Co., Ohio (Washington: National Archives And Records Administration) ,.
  4. [S21] 1860 United States Census (Free Schedule), Nimishillen Twnshp, Stark Co., Ohio (NARA) ,.