|The Le Maire family begins in Besancon, Doubs, Franche-Comte, with Joseph Le Maire and Jeanne-Antoine Castille and their son Jean-Baptiste.He,his brother Claude Joseph (Le)Maire and uncle Laurent Castille, were French soldiers in the American Revolution.Jean-Baptiste and Laurent entered Quebec, Canada after hostilities ended in 1783.Jean-Baptiste married Marie-Madeleine Darche in 1786 and the line began. |
The Vincelette line begins with Geoffroy Vincelet-dit-Laboissiere of Plumelec, Morbihan, Bretagne. He was the son of Julien Vincelet and Francoise Frenel and came to New France as a marine in the company of des Bergeres. He married Catherine Breza (Barsa)in 1699 and had two sons, Nicolas and Jacques.Our descent is from Nicolas.
All comments, documented correction and constructive criticism will be appreciated.It is my intent to create a genealogical study of these families as complete and correct as possible.There is no room for supposition. This study is intended for all researchers and family.
|The Le Maire-Vincelette Family Connection|
Updated April 8, 2001