Natalie Downing1

#26706, (7 June 1817 - 14 December 1899)
Father*John Downing1 (1781 - 1871)
Mother*Maria Josephte Doiron1 (c 1783 - )


Olivier Como b. c 1812, d. 1912
Natalie Downing was also known as Donelle.2 
Her married name was Como. 
Birth*7 June 1817She was born on 7 June 1817.1 
Baptism29 September 1817She was baptized on 29 September 1817 at Chapelle de la baie du Chimougoui, Shemogue, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1 
Baptism8 January 1835She sponsored the baptism of Catherine Mahoney on 8 January 1835 at St-Henri Church, Barachois, Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
Marriage*1 October 1840She married Olivier Como, son of Cyrilles Como and Anna Leblanc, on 1 October 1840 at Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
Baptism6 July 1849She sponsored the baptism of Margaret1 Niles on 6 July 1849 at Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.5 
Death*14 December 1899She died on 14 December 1899 at Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG, at age 82.2 
Burial*16 December 1899She was buried on 16 December 1899 at Ste-Thérèse d'Avila Church Cemetery, Cap-Pelé, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.2 


  1. [S100] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Shemogue [Chimogoui, St-Barthélemi], Cte Westmorland, 1813-1855 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), sh. 6, B-6, img. 7/150. Natalie Downing, b. 7 Jun 1817, dau. of Jean Downing, laborer of this parish, and Josephte [sic]; bapt. 29 Sep 1817 by Ant. Gagnon, sponsors Moyse Downing and Marguerite Gerêt [poss. spelling]. Online
  2. [S1199] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Ste-Thérèse, Cap-Pelé/Cape Bald, Cte Westmorland, 1859-1899 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), p. 524, S-54, img. 425/426. Nathalie [sic] Donelle, wife of Olivier Comeau, d. 14 Dec 1899, age 82; bur. 16 Dec 1899, rites by F X Collerette, witn. Philippe Cormier and Ephrom Cormier.
  3. [S146] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Henri, Barachois, Cte Westmorland, 1812-1899, Vols. 1 and 2 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), Vol. 1812-1838, p. 119, B-17, img. 36/155. Catherine Mahoney, dau. of Daniel Mahoney, farmer of this parish, and Mary Butler, bapt. 8 Jan 1835, age six months, by Ant. Gagnon; sponsors William Harnett [sic] and Natalie Downing.
  4. [S146] Gabriel Drouin, Drouin: St-Henri, Barachois, 1812-1899 1 & 2, M-11, img. 13/504. Olivier Como, living in Lot 9, Prince Edward Island, son of Cyrilles Como and Anna Leblanc of Carleton, Kent Co. NB; and Natalie Downing of Ste-Thérèse in Botsford, dau. of Jean Downing and Josephte Doiron of the same parish; marr. 1 Oct 1840 by Ant. Gagnon, witn. Thaddee Como, brother, and Jean Downing, father. [Note: entry in margin has Olivier and Anastasia Downing, in error]
  5. [S100] Gabriel Drouin, Drouin: Shemogue, 1813-1899, p. 124, B-36, img. 88/150. Margrett [sic] Niles, dau. of Paul Niles and Ursula Pierron, age one year, bapt. 6 Jul 1849 by [illegible]; sponsors Paul Melancon and Natalie Downing.