Barbe Neveu

F, b. circa 3 December 1653, d. circa 18 April 1729
FatherJean Neveu b. c 1625
MotherAnne Ledet b. 1632, d. 14 Dec 1700
     Barbe was born in ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada. She was christened there on 3 December 1653 in the Basilica of Notre Dame.1 Barbe married Nicolas Sylvestre, son of Nicolas Sylvestre and Estanche Colson, on 27 August 1667 in ville de Quebec at the Basilica of Notre Dame.2 1681, Barbe and her husband, Nicolas, were listed on the Canadian Census in Neuville, Portneuf County, Quebec, Canada. Enumerated in this household were Nicolas Sylvestre [39 years], his wife: Barbe Neveu [29 years], Nicolas [12 years], Marie [9 years], Louis [7 years], Pierre [5 years] & Anne [2 years].3 Barbe's husband, Nicolas, died circa 10 March 1729 in Neuville, leaving her a widow. Barbe departed this life in Pointe-aux-Tremples, Neuville. She was buried there in St-Francois-de-Sales Church on Monday, 18 April 1729.


Nicolas Sylvestre b. c 1642, d. c 10 Mar 1729


  1. [S1556] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967: Baptism: 3 December 1653 - Barbe, daughter of Jean Nepveu & Anne Ladet; sponsors: Charles de Vepentiguy & Marie-Magdeleine de Vepentiguy, wife of Meruse Godefroy at the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Quebec -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 27 August 1667 - Nicolas Sylvestre, son of Nicolas Sylvestre & Tanche Colson, and Barbe Nepveu, daughter of Jean Nepveu & Anne Ledet; in the presence of Germain Cognus, Jean Bourdon, Simon LeFebvre dit Angus & others at the parish of Nortre Dame, Quebec -
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography.