Nicolas Pot

M, b. circa 29 December 1642, d. circa 1 July 1691
     Nicolas was born in St-Valery-en-caux, [near Dieppe], Seine-Maritime, Normandy, France. He was the son of Nicolas Pot and Marguerite Gilbert. He was christened there on 29 December 1642 in St-Valery Church.1 A contract for the marriage of Nicolas and Suzanne Neveu dit Pinel was signed on 25 March 1670.2 Nicolas and Suzanne had children: Pierre [1674], Nicolas [1678], Jean [ 6/17/1680], Marie [7/27/1681-8/13/1683], Francois 4/14/1684-9/08/1685], Francois Xavier [6/02/1686], Marie [8/10/1688][m. 1/17/1707 Martin Jeanne] & Jacques [3/06/1691-11/12/1691].3 October 1681, Nicolas and Suzanne were listed on the Canadian Census in Batiscan, Les Chenaux County, Quebec, Canada. Enumerated in this household were Nicolas Pot [40 years], Suzanne Neveu [30 years], Pierre [7 years], Nicolas [3years] & Marie [2 months].4 Nicolas departed this life in ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada. He was buried there in the cemetery of Notre Dame on Sunday, 1 July 1691.5


Suzanne Neveu dit Pinel b. c 11 Oct 1655, d. 28 Jan 1727


  1. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Individual Certificate Number 58979.
  2. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: The contract states that Nicolas was born in the Ville de St-Vallery, Caux, France and was living in Batiscan. His parents were Nicolas Pot and Marguerite Guilleber. Suzanne's parents were listed as Jean Neveu and Anne Laidette. The contract was drawn up by the notary Romain Becquet.
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Family Certificate Number 3147.
  4. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Census Certificate Number 97355.
  5. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial; 1 July 1691 - Nicolas Pot, died at around the age of 50 years, at Notre Dame de Quebec. -