Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Jean LeBlanc and Marguerite Lemay (3rd g-Grandparents)
Jean LeBlanc was born around March 1796 and was baptized seven months later on October 22 1796 at Chateauguay Quebec. Jean was the son of Etienne LeBlanc and Amable Rivard (subjects of earlier posts) and was the third son of this family named Jean, his older brothers being named Jean Francois Regis and Jean Baptiste.
Marguerite Lemay was born about 1798, possibly in Soulanges Quebec to Amable Lemay and Marie Josephte Lefebvre.
Jean and Marguerite were to marry on July 23 1821 at St Regis, Huntingdon, Quebec. Jean and Marguerite spent most of their married life farming in Saint-Anicet Quebec where they had thirteen children, seven sons and six daughters.
Late in life, Jean and Marguerite moved to be with a daughter in St Isadore de Prescott, Ontario. At St Isadore de Prescott, Jean was to die on October 12 1882 and Marguerite was to die on August 8 1892, where they are both buried
For this family's genealogy see: