1. JOSEPH FRANCOIS DOCTEUR was born September 24, 1793 in Ribourg, France. Joseph Francois Docteur, his wife and three children came to America in 1831 and settled in Cape Vincent. When they arrived, they established residence on a farm on Mason Road. Three more children were born into the family: John, Alexander and an un-named baby that died at birth. January 15, 1845, Joseph bought 31 acres of land from Vincent LeRay on which they built the eight room limestone house that still stands today. The house is located just outside Rosiere. He died October 21, 1864 in Rosiere, New York. He married 1794 in France MADELEINE TIETZ Children, DOCTEUR: 2 i BABY DOCTEUR + 3 ii JOSEPH F. DOCTEUR married MARIE B. JAMES 4 iii FRANCOIS DOCTEUR + 5 iv CHARLES ANTOINE DOCTEUR married ELIZABETH CONSTANCE + 6 v MARTIN DOCTEUR married JULIA LOUISE De La PLACE 7 vi JOHN DOCTEUR married REBECCA WATTS + 8 vii ALEXANDER DOCTEUR married JANE MONROE 3. JOSEPH F. DOCTOR (son of JOSEPH FRANCOIS & MADELEINE (TIETZ) DOCTEUR) was born October 16, 1823 France. He died July 1, 1902. He married MARIE B. JAMES, who was born May 4, 1820 and died October 2, 1906. Children, DOCTEUR: 9 i JOSEPH F. DOCTOR married SARAH S. BUTCHER 10 ii GEORGE DOCTOR married ANNIE CROWNWELL 11 iii OLIVER DOCTOR married SARAH DRUFUS 12 iv LEWIS DOCTOR 13 v CHARLES DOCTOR married MARY TILSY 14 vi ELLEN DOCTOR 5. CHARLES ANTOINE DOCTEUR (son of JOSEPH FRANCOIS & MADELEINE (TIETZ) DOCTEUR) was born December 17, 1828 in France. He died in 1912 and was buried in St. Vincent de Paul cemetery, Rosiere, Jefferson County, NY. He married April 23, 1855 ELIZABETH CONSTANCE who was born 1835 and died 1894. She was buried with her husband. Children, DOCTEUR: 15 i HELEN DOCTEUR 16 ii MARY DOCTEUR married AUGUSTUS MUSSOT 17 iii CHARLES M. DOCTEUR married ELLEN RADLEY 18 iv FLORA DOCTEUR 19 v JOHN F. DOCTEUR married MARGARET HOGAN 20 vi EDWARD J. DOCTEUR married KATHERINE FAVRET 21 vii LOUIS A. DOCTEUR married MARION BOURCEY 6. MARTIN DOCTEUR (son of JOSEPH FRANCOIS & MADELEINE (TIETZ) DOCTEUR) was born October 7, 1830 in Fribourg or Sarrebourg, France. He died May 27, 1905 and was buried in the St Vincent de Paul Cemetery, Rosiere, Jefferson County NY. He married March 1851 JULIA LOUISE De La PLACE, who was born October 13, 1825 in France. She died December 21, 1903 and was buried with her husband. Children, DOCTEUR: 22 i MELINA DOCTEUR 23 ii MARTIN DOCTEUR married CATHERINE HEMPLE 24 iii JOSEPH DOCTEUR married IDA HUMPHERY 25 iv MARY DOCTEUR married JAMES McKEEVER 26 v JOHN DOCTEUR 27 vi ADELINE DOCTEUR 28 vii ALFRED P. DOCTEUR married (1) MARY "Mae" DELANEY; (2) KATHERINE HANLON 29 viii LOUIS DOCTEUR married JOHNNY DENNIS 30 ix ROSE DOCTEUR married CYRUS BASS 7. JOHN DOCTEUR (son of JOSEPH FRANCOIS & MADELEINE (TIETZ) DOCTEUR) was born 1832. He died March 23, 1865. He married March 1859 REBECCA WATTS Child, DOCTEUR: 31 i EUGENE DOCTEUR 8. ALEXANDER DOCTEUR (son of JOSEPH FRANCOIS & MADELEINE (TIETZ) DOCTEUR) was born 1839 and died April 25, 1912. He married 1869 JANE MONROE, who was born 1842 and died May 5, 1900. Children, DOCTEUR: 32 i JOSEPH DOCTEUR married (1) FRANKIE PRATT; (2) CATHERINE (---); (3) MESICA DAVIS 33 ii GEORGE DOCTEUR 34 iii CHARLES DOCTEUR married MARY DRESSER 35 iv ALBERT E. DOCTEUR married CATHERINE GREENWOOD 36 v MARGARET DOCTEUR married PETER GRANT 37 vi ANNETTE MARY DOCTEUR married DAVID MAHONEY
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