Marie Joseph Petitjean
F, b. 24 September 1824
|Father*||Melchoir Joseph Petitjean b. 29 Dec 1795, d. b Jun 1880|
|Mother*||Marie Barbe Cesar b. 27 Sep 1791, d. b 1870|
Marie Joseph Petitjean Julien Joseph and Marie Josephe are mistakenly given the names of their children, Simon and Adolphine, in the 1870 census. She was born on 24 September 1824 at Beauvechain, Brabant, Belgium. She was the daughter of Melchoir Joseph Petitjean and Marie Barbe Cesar. Marie Joseph Petitjean married Julien Joseph Van Caster on 1 October 1849 at Beauvechain, Brabant Wallon Province, Belgium; Marriage Records of Beauvechain, Brabant, Belgium. As of 1 October 1849,her married name was Van Caster. Marie Joseph Petitjean immigrated in 1856; board the "David Hoadley", departing Antwerp 13 February 1856 and landing at New York 17 April 1856.