Edouard P. Bordas

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E. P. Bordas
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c. 1903

Born Edouard Pierre Bordas
12 October 1843(1843-10-12) [1]
Marval, Haute-Vienne, French Second Republic
Died 7 June 1915 (71) [2]
Ishpeming, Marquette, Michigan
Burial Ishpeming Cemetery, Ishpeming, Michigan
Nationality French; American (n. 1898)
Field(s) Priesthood (Catholic)
Known for Cor-Ago (patent medicine)

Edouard Pierre Bordas (October 12, 1843 - June 7, 1915), also known as Edward Peter Bordas or Peter Edward Bordas, was a Catholic priest of French descent, known for his time in the Marquette and Houghton dioceses of northern Michigan, where he founded a patent medicine concern for the purpose of manufacturing a remedy he called Cor-Ago.



  1. Passport Application, 1910
  2. "Obituary Notice", Duluth Evening Herald, 8 June 1915,, "Ishpeming — Father Edward Peter Bordas, pioneer priest, died here June 7, aged 72. Fr. Bordas was one of the pioneer priests of the Marquette diocese, having served here for thirty years."