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Thursday, August 5, 2010

Jean Issac Roussin & Madeleine Giguere

3640. Jean Issac Roussin & 3641. Madeleine Giguere

10/3/1597, Jean born in Tourouvre, Mortagne, France; s/o 7280. Pierre Roussin & 7281. Jeanne Nyuelle.

1605, Madeleine born in Tourouvre, Mortagne, France; d/o 7282. Jean Giguere & 7283. Madeleine Viette.

12/22/1622 in Tourouvre, Jean married Madeleine, age 17.

4/3/1650, Madeleine died in Tourouvre, Mortagne, France.

1651, Jean, a cooper, departed from Tourouvre for New France with children Madeleine and Louise. [His son Nicolas and daughter Francoise also traveled the same year – possibly together – but they were under contracts to work.]

10/28/1655 in Quebec, Jean married 2nd Marie, d/o Martin Letard & Andree Belanger. [1 son]

11/28/1667, Jean a widower and resident of L’Ange Gardien. (S) Wedding of son Nicolas.

11/18/1669 in in the church of L’Ange Gardien, Jean attended the wedding of 3734. Philippe Destroismaisons dit Picard & 3735. Martine Crosnier.

12/4/1691, Jean died in Petite Auvergne, Quebec.

Family notes:
• According to the PRDH database, Jean had the 9th most number of married descendants before 1800 of all settlers: 4,730.

Children of Jean and Madeleine:

i. Madeleine Roussin, born 11/5/1623 in St Aubin de Tourouvre, Orne, France.
11/27/1651 in Quebec, Madeleine married Michel Huppe, s/o Paul.
2/1686, Madeleine, age 63, died in Beauport.

ii. Francoise Roussin, born 12/14/1631 in St Aubin de Tourouvre, Orne, France.
5/25/1651 in Tourouvre, Francoise, single, signed a 60 month contract in front of notary Choiseau to work in New France. Her annual salary was to be 20 pounds, with a pair of shoes. [Her brother Nicolas signed at the same time.]
10/8/1652 in Quebec, Francoise married Pierre Denis Loignon, s/o Denis.
12/3/1691, Francoise, age 60, died in Quebec.

iii. Nicolas Roussin (1820), born 3/10/1635 in St Aubin de Tourouvre, Orne, France.

iv. Francois Roussin, born 9/20/1639 in St Aubin de Tourouvre, Orne, France. [Died a child.]

v. Louise Roussin (3761), baptized 3/11/1642 in St Aubin de Tourouvre, Orne, France.

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