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Philippe Elzar Garipy (Gardupine).

(1839-1897)
Philippe was part of the original 1871 St. Laurent on the South Saskatchewan
governing coittee that was hea!e! "# $a"riel %uont. &e was "orn at St. 'rancois
(avier on )ugust 11* 1839* the son of 'rancois $ariep# (". 1871) an! Louise $la!ue.
+he# were all e"ers of the +urtle ,ountain -an!. &e arrie! .osalie Parenteau at
Pe"ina an! the# initiall# live! at St. 'ran/ois (avier. &e was living there in 1870 when
he applie! for scrip* listing hiself as a tra!er an! plains hunter. .osalie* "orn 1811 in St.
2or"ert* was the !aughter of 3oseph %o!et Parenteau an! )ng4li5ue $o!on +he couple
ha! ten sons an! three !aughters. Philippe an! 6ali7te Lafontaine went to ,ontana in
1881 to visit fail# at Lewistown an! accopanie! $a"riel %uont8s part# part wa# on
their 9ourne# to recruit Louis .iel.
+he $ari4p#8s ove! to St. Louis !e Langevin in 188: an! live! on Lots 3* 1 an! 0
(+1;-1-3). Philippe was involve! in the 188; .esistance at %uck Lake with $a"riel
%uont. &e is cre!ite! with saving one of the woun!e! en that others wishe! to kill.
&e was a e"er of the <7ove!ate an! a 6aptain of one of the 19 copanies le! "#
$a"riel %uont. &e is entione! in %uont8s account of the fighting at +ouron!8s
6oulee an! he was part of the last stan! in the grave#ar! trenches at -atoche with
<!ouar! %uont* <l=4ar Parisien* the two Lavallee "rothers an! one 6ree. >si!ore
%uas sa#s that at the "attle for -atoche
?n one occasion* Philippe $ariep# an! Pierre Laver!ure were "oth seen
kneeling !own on the hillsi!e an! coing out in the open to shoot. @hen one le!*
the other woul! followA an! "etween the e7iste! a sort of rivalr# as far as courage
was concerne!. BCou are going to get kille!DE shoute! the ,etis. -ut the# woul! not
listen.
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Philippe was arreste! on 3une 1* 188;* trie! for treason-felon#* an! on )ugust 11*
188; at .egina sentence! to seven #ears an! !i! serve a part of this sentence.
>n his testion# of )ugust 13* 188; at the .egina trial 'ather )le7is )n!re sa#sF
Philip $ariepie* fort#-eight #ears of age* > have known for twent#-five #ears. &e has
"een arrie! for twent# #ears* an! has a large fail# of si7 chil!ren. )ll the settlers
know this an an! respect hi. &e is one of the ost respecta"le an! peacea"le en
in the whole countr#* kin!-hearte! an! gentle as a woan. > a infore! that he is
accuse! with having a"use! a woun!e! anG2ewitt. 'ro # personal an!
intiate knowle!ge of this an8s character an! !isposition* > !o not hesitate to
pronounce this accusation to "e false an! unfoun!e!. >t is repugnant to ever# feeling
in the heart of a an like $ariepie. >t is the act of a savage an! "rutal an! wolfish
nature an! !isposition. &e is 5uite the contrar#Gkin!* aia"le an! charita"le* while
his accuser* who is* if > a rightl# infore!* one Leve5ue* is totall# unworth# of
"elief. &e cae to the Saskatchewan poor an! isera"le* an! was treate! kin!l# "#
$ariepie* who he now tries to ruin. (6SP* 1880* Hol. 13* p. 381)
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6hil!ren of Philippe $ariep# an! .osalie ParenteauF
)"roise* "orn circa 180:A he arrie! Hirginie Laplante.
@illia* "orn circa 180:* he !ie! in ,arch of 187I.
'rancois* "orn circa 180;.
Philippe* "orn 3une :I* 18:I at S'(* he !ie! on ?cto"er :7* 1888.
Hictor* "orn ?cto"er 1* 187: at fish 6reek* he arrie! <li=a"eth -ra"ant.
3osue* "orn %ece"er :* 1871 at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 187;.
>si!ore* "orn 2ove"er :;* 187; at St. Laurent.
'rancois* "orn 187; at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 188I at fish 6reek.
,arie rose* "orn 3anuar# :7* 1878 at St. Laurent* she !ie! in 1881.
$a"riel* "orn )ugust ;* 188I at St. Laurent* he arrie! <a 6aron in 19:I
at -ellevue* he !ie! in 193;.
3osue* "orn Septe"er 1881 at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 2ove"er 188:.
Hirginie* "orn Septe"er 188: at St. Laurent* she !ie! in 3anuar# 1881.
Scrip )pplicationsF
3une :8* 1870F Scrip affi!avit for $ariep#* PhilippeA "ornF )pril 1* 1813A fatherF 'ran/ois
$ariep# (,4tis)A otherF Louise $la!u (,4tis)A clai noF :018A !ate of issueF )pril :I*
1877A aountF J10I
3ul# ;* 187;F Scrip affi!avit for $ariep#* .osalie* wife of Philippe $ariep#A "ornF
'e"ruar# 9* 1811A fatherF 3oseph Parenteau (,4tis)A otherF )ng4li5ue $or!on (,4tis)A
clai noF :019A !ate of issueF )pril :I* 1877A aountF J10I
$ariep#* $a"rielA a!!ressF -ellevue* SaskA clai no. ;3;A "ornF ; )ug.* 188I at St.
LaurentA fatherF Philippe $ariep# (,4tis)A otherF .osalie Parenteau (,4tis)A scrip cert.F
for 6* no. 79; for J:1I.II
Philippe was part of the original 1871 St. Laurent on the South Saskatchewan
governing coittee that was hea!e! "# $a"riel %uont. &e was "orn at St. 'rancois
(avier on )ugust 11* 1839* the son of 'rancois $ariep# (". 1871) an! Louise $la!u. &e
arrie! .osalie Parenteau* the !aughter of 3oseph %o!et Parenteau an! )ngeli5ue
$o!on on 3une 10* 180: at Pe"ina. +he# ha! thirteen chil!ren* four "orn at St. 'rancois
(avier an! the rest "orn at St. Laurent. &e was a cart owner an! regularl# freighte! to St.
)l"ert an! >le K la 6rosse. &e also worke! as a gui!e an! interpreter for the 2@,P.
6hil!ren of Philippe $ariep# an! .osalie ParenteauF
)"roise* "orn circa 180:A he arrie! Hirginie Laplante.
@illia* "orn circa 180:* he !ie! in ,arch of 187I.
'rancois* "orn circa 180;.
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Philippe* "orn 3une :I* 18:I at S'(* he !ie! on ?cto"er :7* 1888.
Hictor* "orn ?cto"er 1* 187: at fish 6reek* he arrie! <li=a"eth -ra"ant.
3osue* "orn %ece"er :* 1871 at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 187;.
>si!ore* "orn 2ove"er :;* 187; at St. Laurent.
'rancois* "orn 187; at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 188I at fish 6reek.
,arie rose* "orn 3anuar# :7* 1878 at St. Laurent* she !ie! in 1881.
$a"riel* "orn )ugust ;* 188I at St. Laurent* he arrie! <a 6aron in 19:I
at -ellevue* he !ie! in 193;.
3osue* "orn Septe"er 1881 at St. Laurent* he !ie! in 2ove"er 188:.
Hirginie* "orn Septe"er 188: at St. Laurent* she !ie! in 3anuar# 1881.
Scrip )pplicationsF
3une :8* 1870F Scrip affi!avit for $ariep#* PhilippeA "ornF )pril 1* 1813A fatherF 'ran/ois
$ariep# (,4tis)A otherF Louise $la!u (,4tis)A clai noF :018A !ate of issueF )pril :I*
1877A aountF J10I
3ul# ;* 187;F Scrip affi!avit for $ariep#* .osalie* wife of Philippe $ariep#A "ornF
'e"ruar# 9* 1811A fatherF 3oseph Parenteau (,4tis)A otherF )ng4li5ue $or!on (,4tis)A
clai noF :019A !ate of issueF )pril :I* 1877A aountF J10I
$ariep#* $a"rielA a!!ressF -ellevue* SaskA clai no. ;3;A "ornF ; )ug.* 188I at St.
LaurentA fatherF Philippe $ariep# (,4tis)A otherF .osalie Parenteau (,4tis)A scrip cert.F
for 6* no. 79; for J:1I.II
6opile! "# Lawrence -arkwell
6oor!inator of ,etis &eritage an! &istor# .esearch
Louis .iel >nstitute
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