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  1. Agenor Henri Tanner: Birth: 23 SEP 1879 in Brompton Falls, Quebec, Canada. Death: 10 DEC 1952 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

  2. Lea Elise Tanner: Birth: 30 JAN 1884 in Brompton Falls, NB. Death: 2 JUL 1964

  3. Henri Emmanuel Tanner: Birth: 30 JAN 1884 in Brompton Falls, Quebec. Death: 4 JUN 1952

  4. Marie Jeannette Tanner: Birth: 19 DEC 1888 in Brompton Falls, Quebec. Death: 1 AUG 1984 in Frederickton, New Brunswick

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Notes
a. Note:   At age 17 and 18, he attended Normal School in Lausanne (1842-1844). He passed the examinations, held in March, 1844, and became a primary school instructor in the town of Morges (on Lake Geneva) from Sept. 1844 to June, 1846.
 Henri was at Merchant House Morelli in Boufarik, Algeria by Dec. 12, 1828, Morelli being his brother-in-law, married to his sister, Marie.
  Henri had worked in Algeria for a food company with contracts to supply the French army. Worked as an engineer, surveying on the Suez Canal, returned to Switzerland for recuperation from a fever. Ordered to take a year off from work by his doctor, he went to Canada to visit brother Jean Emmanuel. Decided to stay, opened a lumber mill in Brompton Falls, near Vermont, in Quebec. Near to Sherbrooke.
 Married daughter of a Presbyterian missionary.
 Joliett, Que. was center of missionary operation, 45 miles from Montreal.
  He arrived in Canada sometime after November 12, 1866.


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