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immigrant flag male ancestor  Jean  ROY

  (b. abt. 1705 France   d. 17 June 1780 Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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Jean ROY was born abt. 1705 in France. Jean ROY was the child of ?   and   ?

Jean was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1735.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Geneviève LACOMBE 6 February 1735 in Contrecœur, Canada, New France .  Geneviève LACOMBE  was born 17 January 1700 in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles).  She died 12 April 1736 in Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rivière-des-Prairies)*.  She was the daughter of Jean LACOMBE and Marie-Charlotte MILLET dite BEAUSSERON.

He married  (2) Marie-Françoise MENARD 14 April 1738 in Contrecœur, Canada, New France .  Marie-Françoise MENARD  was born 23 February 1720 in Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur).  She died 20 January 1781 in Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of François-Marie MENARD and Marie-Jeanne CHARPENTIER.

Jean ROY died 17 June 1780 in Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Province of Québec, Canada.

son of Leonard Roy and Jeanne Beau

Details of the family tree of Jean 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? The habitant liked to be near his fellows, partly for his own safety against marauding redskins,...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • 1735 Marriage / Partner
    Jean ROY and Geneviève LACOMBE 6 February 1735, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
  • 1736 Death of Spouse/Partner
    Geneviève LACOMBE died 12 April 1736, Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rivière-des-Prairies)*
  • 1738 Marriage / Partner
    Jean ROY and Marie-Françoise MENARD 14 April 1738, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
  • 1780 Death
    17 June 1780
    Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada

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Added: 4/19/2015 1:16:59 PM - Updated: 6/19/2015 10:52:27 AM

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