Marie Elisabeth Thiffault dit Lasavane

F, b. circa 6 December 1719, d. 10 September 1795
     Marie was born in Batiscan, Les Chenaux County, Quebec, Canada. She is the daughter of Damien Thiffault & Marie-Renee Lafond. She was christened there on 6 December 1719 in Ste-Genevieve Church.1 Marie Elisabeth married Simon Ayotte, son of Etienne Ayotte and Anne-Felicite Bonhomme dit Beaupre, on 12 February 1747 in Batiscan, Les Chenaux, Quebec, Canada, at Ste-Genevieve Church.2 Simon and Marie Elisabeth had children: Felicite [12/28/1747], Marie Francoise Elisabeth [3/29/1750-6/10/1830][m. 9/09/1776 Joseph Veillette], Marie [12/11/1751-12/02/1792][m. 2/14/1773 Louis-Joseph Bertrand dit Starnaud], a child [9/07/1753-9/07/1753], Marie Madeleine [9/01/1754-2/22/1785][m. 8/11/1783 Francois Langevin dit Bronsard], Joseph-Simon [8/27/1756-10/16/1830][m. 11/25/1782 Marie Josephte Massicotte], Simon [9/19/1759-3/19/1835][m. 5/14/1788 Josephe Verdet dit Laverdure, 2nd 10/22/1821 Julie Veillette & 3rd 2/05/1833 Josephe Lafontaine], Elisabeth [1760-2/17/1787], Louis [7/30/1762-4/20/1843][m. 1/23/1797 Francoise Flageole dit Latulippe] & a child [3/22/1765-3/22/1765].3 Marie's husband, Simon, died between 9 September 1776 and 25 November 1782, leaving her a widow. Marie departed this life on Thursday, 10 September 1795 in Batiscan, Les Chenaux County, Quebec, Canada. She was buried there in the churchyard of Ste-Genevieve on Friday, 11 September 1795.4


Simon Ayotte b. 27 Oct 1717, d. bt 9 Sep 1776 - 25 Nov 1782


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 6 December 1719 - Marie Elisabeth Tifaut, son of Damien Tifaut and Marie Renee Lafond; sponsors: Pierre Lafond & Elisabeth Tifaut; at Batiscan. -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 12 February 1747 - Simon Ayot, son of Etienne Ayot & Marie Felicite Bonhomme and Marie Elisabeth Tiffaut, daughter of Damien Tiffaut dit Lasavanne & Marie-Renee Lafont; at Ste-Genevieve-de-Batiscan. -
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Family Certificate Number 25427.
  4. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 11 September 1795 - Barbe Tiffaut, died yesterday at around the age of 60 years, widow of Simon Ayot; at Batiscan. -