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  (b. 27 April 1612 France   d. 12 December 1689 Sorel, Canada, New France )  

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Jeanne DEVOISY (ROUSSI) was born 27 April 1612 in France. Jeanne DEVOISY (ROUSSI) was the child of ?   and   ?

Jeanne was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1636.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Nicolas PELLETIER abt. 1631 in France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Nicolas PELLETIER  was born 7 December 1594 in France.  He died 9 November 1674 in Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery). 

Jeanne DEVOISY (ROUSSI) died 12 December 1689 in Sorel, Canada, New France .

Born in Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul de Gallardon en Beauce, France

For more information on this family, see GrandesFamilles/ NicolasPelletier/ NicolasPelletier.htm

Details of the family tree of Jeanne appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? Within the typical habitant dwelling-house there were usually two, and never more than three, rooms ...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • Jeanne Devoisy
    Very interesting comments -- source th/ read/ QUEBEC-RESEARCH/ 2004-07/ 1090248858 (see below):

    'In a message dated 7/ 19/ 2004 9:50:50 AM Eastern Standard Time, writes:
    On this site (below), Nicolas Pelletier and his wife Jeanne Roussy were
    mentioned and refered to Jeanne as 'sauvagesse', and then refer to their
    children, grandchildren, etc. as 'Metis' thereafter. As this couple is
    part...

  • 1612 Birth
    27 April 1612
    , France
  • 1637 Birth of Child
    Marie PELLETIER was born 3 April 1637, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1640 Birth of Child
    Louise PELLETIER was born 10 May 1640, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1642 Birth of Child
    Françoise PELLETIER was born 13 April 1642, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1644 Birth of Child
    Jeanne PELLETIER was born 19 March 1644, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1646 Birth of Child
    Geneviève PELLETIER was born 6 April 1646, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1649 Birth of Child
    Nicolas PELLETIER dit MAROLLES was born 30 April 1649, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)

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