I am a direct descendant of Michel Meilleur and Zoe's daughter (Emma Rose-de-Lima Meilleur who married Napoleon Proulx).
Zoe Marineau dit Asselin's parents were:
Father:Jean-Baptiste Hostin dit Marineau (b. 1778 in Longue Pointe, QC) - son of Jean-Baptiste Hostin dit Marineau and Marie-Angelique Chartier.
Mother:Marie-Josephte Quenneville (b. Aug. 6, 1778 in St=Eustache, QC) - daughter of Francois Amable Quenneville & Marie-Judithe Garipeau.
Jean-Baptiste & Marie-Josephte were married on Sept. 25, 1797 in Sault-Aux-Recollet, QC.
Marie-Josephte was living with her dauther, Zoe in the 1851 census in Ste-Marthe, QC (see below).
1 1851 Census of Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia (Ste. Marthe, Vaudreuil County, Quebec, Canada). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Michel Meilleur (age 44, b. Ste. Eustache), wife Zoé Marineau [Asselin] (age 41, b. Ste. Eustache) and children Sevine (age 16, b. Ste. Eustache), Camille (age 13, b. Ste. Marthe), Lévis (age 7, b. Ste. Marthe), Deffine (age 4, b. Ste. Marthe), Palma (age 2, b. Ste. Marthe) and Gédéon (age 6 mos, b. Ste. Marthe), living in Ste. Marthe, Quebec. Also in the household is Michel's mother, Josephte Losé (age 76, b. Ste. Eustache). Michel is listed as a "cultivateur."
2 St. Eustache Parish Records (Courtesy Suzanne Racine, Quebec GenWeb volunteer). Surety: 4. Birth Michel Meilleur 23 Sep 1807 in Ste. Eustache; son of Joseph Meilleur & Marie Josephte Lauze. Baptism on 24 Sep 1807.