Family Names


Alfred Louis Messier

Alfred Messier Marine

Other Names: none

Comments: Enlisted in Marines on 17th birthday. Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant in 1966. Retired as 1st Lt. in 1969. Served in United States (Cherry Point, upon retirement. Executive director of Bristol Community Organizations (BCO) during last 16 years. Has a school in Bristol named after him.

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Birth / Death Information:
Birth Death
Date Location Date Location
16 July 1929 Bristol, Connecticut 7 July 1988 Bristol, Connecticut. Buried at St. Joseph Cemetary.
Spouse / Partner Information:
Name Marriage Date Marriage Location Comments
Rita Roy 11 September 1948 St. Ann's Church, Bristol, Connecticut. Born 28 April 1928, Bristol, Connecticut(?).
Parent Information:
Name Relationship Comments
Arthur Messier Father, Biological  
Eugenie Cote Mother, Biological  
Sibling Information:
Name Relationship Comments
Clarence Albert Messier Brother First and middle name may be reversed.
Known as "Clancy".
Claire V. Messier Sister  
Robert L. Messier Brother  
Doris Messier Sister Died at Birth
Constance M. Messier Sister Twin, born first.
Armand A. Messier Brother  
Children Information:
Name Other Parent Comments
Anita Messier Rita Born 7 January 1950, Cherry Point, North Carolina.