Evelyn in Montreal: Barbeau, Andre m. Barre, Marguerite – Ascendancy to Barbot, Pierre m. Babin, Madeleine
Query from Pat Erickson –
I am so sorry for answering you so late. All I have is Andre Barbeau, m. Marquerite Barre..there son Joseph Barbeau m.Marcelline Menard or Minor…there son was my grandfather Henry Barbeau m. Amanda Venne. Don’t know why some changed there name spelling from Barbeau to Barboo. If you anything on this family I would love to have it.Thanks.
Andre Barbeau married Marguerite Barre (daughter of Joseph Barre and Marguerite Colpron) on July 25th, 1831. The marriage took place in St.Constant Parish in St.Constant, Laprairie (Quebec). Andre’s first wife was Charlotte Maillou. Andre Barbeau’s parents were Rene Barbeau and Marie Josette Lemieux.
Andre was married to his first wife on November 26th, 1810 at La-Nativite-de-la-Ste-Vierge in Lapraire Quebec. That was the parish of his first wife Charlotte Mailloux, daughter of Jean Baptiste Mailloux and Charlotte Longtin.
Andre’s parents Rene Barbeau and Marie Josette Lemieux were married on February 10th, 1777 in St-Philippe (Laprairie, Quebec). His parents were Jean Baptiste Barbeau and Marguerite Gagne and Marie Josette’s parents were Jacques Lemieux and Marie Gibeau.
Jean Baptiste Barbeau married Marguerite Gagne (daughter of Louis Etienne Gagne and Anne Tessier) on October 6th, 1750, in La-Nativite-de-la-Ste-Vierge parish in Laprairie (Quebec).
Jean Baptiste’s parents – Gabriel Barbeau Boisdore and Marie Madeleine Lory – were married at Notre Dame Church in Montreal on June 10th, 1719(Image Source: BNQ). Marie Madeleine was the daughter of Francois Lory and Marie Anne Beaune.
Jean Baptiste Barbeau Boisdore and Marie Denoyons/Desnoyons were married in Boucherville, Quebec on November 18th, 1686. They are the founding couple of this particular Quebec Barbeau line.
Barbeau, like so many of the earliest pioneers of Quebec, arrived as a soldier (Troupes de la Marine, Saint-Cirque). His parents were Pierre Barbot and Madeleine Babin (married August 21st, 1651 in Pons, St-Martin, France). Jean was from Belluire, St-Jacques (Charente-Maritime France).
Note to readers interested in the Barbeaus:
Serge Veillette has left an excellent link in the comment boxes below.