Marie Josephe Auvray

F, b. 25 February 1707, d. 13 May 1758
     Marie Josephe was born on Friday, 25 February 1707 in Charlesbourg, ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada. She was the daughter of Jacques Auvray & Marie Catherine Mazuret. She was christened there on 26 February 1707 in St-Charles-Borromee Church.1 Marie Josephe married Joseph Coucis, son of Pierre Coucis dit La Fleur and Francoise Massard, on 7 October 1728 in ville de Quebec at the Basilica of Notre Dame.2 Joseph and Marie Josephe had children: Joseph [10/14/1729-11/21/1729], Joseph Gabriel [2/06/1731-5/11/1733] & Marie Josephe Agnes [5/12/1733][m. 11/11/1748 Pierre Robert].3 Marie's husband, Joseph, died on 29 April 1733 in ville de Quebec leaving her a widow. She married second on 20 March 1735 Louis Bellefuille at Notre Dame de Quebec.4 Marie departed this life on Saturday, 13 May 1758 in ville de Quebec at age 51 years, 2 months and 18 days. She was buried there in the cemetery of Notre Dame on Sunday, 14 May 1758.5


Joseph Coucis b. 7 Jul 1708, d. 29 Apr 1733


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 26 February 1707 - Marie Josephe Auvraye, daughter of Jacques Auvraye & Marie Catherine Meserest, family living at St-Antoine; sponsors: Francoise Savard & Marie Marguerite Regneault; at Charlesbourg. -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 7 October 1728 - Joseph Coucy, son of the late Pierre Coucy & Marie Francoise Mansard and Marie Josephe Auvray, daughter of the late Jacques Auvray & the late Marie Catherine Mazeray; at Notre Dame de Quebec. -
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Family Certificate Number 16384.
  4. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Individual Certificate Number 41408.
  5. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 14 May 1758 - Marie Josephe Auvrai, died yesterday at around the age of 52 years, widow of Louis Bellefuille at Notre Dame de Quebec -