Family Names


Arthur Alphonse Messier

Arthur Messier Picture

Other Names: Bucky

Comments: According to one obituary, came to Bristol, CT c.1914. This seems inconsistant with Naval duty. Served in U.S. Navy from 1912 to 1916; served on battleship USS Delaware. Discharged as a Petty Officer 3rd Class. Married to Eugenie in 1916. He was a patrolman in Bristol police department, joining the force in 1922.

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Birth / Death Information:
Birth Death
Date Location Date Location
16 Sep 1890 Waterbury, Connecticut, USA 21 May 1949 Bristol, Connecticut, USA
Spouse / Partner Information:
Name Marriage Date Marriage Location Comments
Eugenie Cote 15 May 1916 St. Jean Church, Plainfield, Connecticut  
Parent Information:
Name Relationship Comments
Andrew Messier Father, Biological Born 1862, Vermont.
Died post 1934, Massachusetts.
Marceline Fleurant Mother, Biological Born c. 1869, Canada.
Died post 1890, Connecticut.
Sibling Information:
Name Relationship Comments
Alfred Louis Messier, aka "Fred" Brother Born 12 September 1887, Haddam, Connecticut.
Died 18 December 1926, Rhode Island.
Married Eliza A. Lorraine 15 October 1913.
Henry Messier Brother Born December 1888, Connecticut.
Raymond Messier Half-Brother Born 18 July 1902, Rhode Island (probably Central Falls).
Died March 1977, Douglas, Massachusetts.
Father is Arthur. Mother is Rose Scott.
Married Rosaline Ross.
Rose (Scott) Brown Stepsister Born about 1887, Massachusetts.
Died 20 October 1965, Farmington, Connecticut.
Mother is Rose Scott. Father is Unknown Scott, Former husband to Rose.
Married Edward Brown.
Peter Scott Stepbrother Born about 1891, Rhode Island.
Mother is Rose Scott. Father is Unknown Scott, former husband to Rose.
Married Sarah Unknown.
Children Information:
Name Other Parent Comments
Albert C. Messier, aka "Clancy" Eugenie Born 11 August 1917, Bristol, Connecticut.
Died 14 September 1981, Bristol, Connecticut.
Married Simone L. Turcotte. Branch leads to Art Messier.
Claire V. Messier Eugenie Born 18 August 1918, Bristol, Connecticut.
Died 12 August 1996, Wolcott (Bristol), Connecticut.
Married Donald J. Keith. Branch leads to David Keith.
Robert L. Messier Eugenie Born 29 August 1919, Bristol, Connecticut.
Died 14 December 2001, Bristol, Connecticut.
Married Mildred Murphy. Branch leads to Ron Messier.
Doris G. Messier Eugenie Died at birth 4 April 1921, Bristol, Connecticut.
Complications due to premature birth
Constance M. Messier Eugenie Twin to Armand, born first.
Born 15 August 1922, Bristol, Connecticut.
Died 13 March 1990, Angelica, New York.
Married Joseph Aliano. Branch leads to Jeannie Aliano.
Armand A. Messier Eugenie Twin to Constance, born second.
Born 15 August 1922, Bristol Connecticut.
Died 30 November 1982, Southington, Connecticut.
Married Mary Louise Georgii. Branch leads to Michael Messier.
Alfred L. Messier Eugenie Born 16 July 1929, Bristol, Connecticut.
Died 7 July 1988, Bristol, Connecticut.
Married Rita Roy. Branch leads to Anita Messier Marcotte.