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COUSIN, domest. rel. Cousins are kindred who are the issue of two brothers or two sisters, or of a brother and a sister. Those who descend from the brother or sister of the father of the person spoken of are called paternal cousins; maternal cousins are those who are descended from the brothers or sisters of the mother. Vide 2 Bro. C. C. 125; 1 Sim. & Stu. 301; 3 Russ. C. C. 140; 9 Sim. R. 386, 457.

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his Godmother, Lois Progen of Fitchburg; his adopted grandmother, Germaine Savoie of Gardner; 2nd cousins and close family members, Eileen and John Goguen of Westminster, Janice LeClair of Westminster; and adopted aunts and uncle, Joan and Norman Gates of Orange and Gail Moynihan of Leominster, Helen Metcalf of Lunenburg all who love and supported him throughout his life; the love of his life for 6 years (whom he met his first year at WPI) Katie Christopher, daughter of Bill and Sharon Christopher of Aurora Colorado; his best friends, Brian Wuoti of Westminster, whom he called his brother, and Nick Fortune of Leominster, his High School Friend and Football Co-Captain, at Monty Tech.