Joseph Chauvin Charleville Born 1770 at Kaskaskia, Illinois Died 1845 at St. Louis, Missouri (Parents: Jean Baptiste Chauvin dit Charleville and Francoise Brazeau) Married July 15, 1797 at St. Louis, Missouri Victoire Verdon Born about 1784 at St. Louis, Missouri Died January 6, 1863 at St. Louis (Parents: Joseph Verdon and Marie Anne Victoire Richelet)
This is taken from the book: Chauvin dit Charleville by Elizabeth Shown Mills Cane River Creole Series, 1976 and is available through the Inter-Library Loan system.
This book includes their descendants and ancesters and pictures of Joseph, Victoire, and Kate Chopin. (You and your sister are included in the descendants)
I am a descendant of Francois Chauvin dit Charleville (Jean Baptiste's Brother)