- Louis Hebert (234 KB)
Louis Hebert was born in Paris in 1575, the son of Nicolas Hebert and Jacqueline Pajot. Nicolas was the royal apothecary of Queen Catherine de Medicis of France. In the tradition of the day, Louis followed in his Father's profession. Louis was trained in medical arts and science, becoming s specialist in pharmacology. It was from this that developed what was to become a life-long interest in plants and gardening. By 1600, Louis was established in Paris as an apothecary and spice merchant. In 1601, he married Marie Rollet.
- Louis Hebert (35 KB)
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- Marie Josephe Ryan (61 KB)
"Marie Josephe Ryan, the legitimate daughter of Jean Ryan and Marie Gargare, his wife, born on 9 March 1786, was baptized on 12 August 1786. She died on 4 Feb 1852 in Back Bay, Biloxi, MS