Joseph David Vachon and his wife, Celanire raised at least 17 children.
In census reports, he is listed as a farmer, but with a stump foot his income must have been hindered as walking was almost impossible. How his foot must have hurt each and every day and night of his life.
David Vachon was born in 1836 and died in 1907.
Celanire Vachon dit Pomerleau was born in 1847 and died in 1928.
Their children in birth order were:
Marie Rose Victoire Desneiges
Marie Anne Bertha Alberta