René Alary was born in 1634 (or 1639 - both dates are mentioned) to Lothaire Alary and Marie Dubois ofSt. Hillaire, Ville de Poitiers, France. He married Marie Royer 14 April 1681 at Pte-aux-Trembles, Quebec. They had seven children, including Marie-Anne who married Léonard Janot. René was buried in Montreal 21 August 1709.
Marie's father was Jean Royer, born 1636 to Jean Royer and Marie Païse, ofÉvêché du Mans, France. He married twice. First to Madeleine Du Bois (date not given, but by 1662 two of their three children had been born ); second to Marie Targer (date not given, but the first of seven children was born 28 Sep 1664). Marie Targer was born 1641 to Daniel Targer and Louise Martin of LaRochelle.
Marie Targer married again, 17 February 1676, to Robert Tourneroche at Ste. Famille.
Jean Royer also had a brother, Noel, who married Marie Dumontmeny (date not given, but their child, Marie, was born 22 Dec 1666 at Ste. Famille).
The source of the above information is "Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Canadiennes" by L'Abbe Cyprien Tanguay.