Ursule Durand

F, b. 31 January 1720, d. 24 June 1797
     Ursule was born on Wednesday, 31 January 1720 in St-Antoine-de-Tilly, Lotbiniere County, Quebec, Canada. She was christened there on 31 January 1720 in St-Antoine-de-Tilly Church. She was the daughter of Louis & Jeanne [Houle] Durand.1 Ursule married Jacques Martin dit Pelland, son of Yves Martin dit Pelland and Marie Piette dit Trempe, on 3 February 1747 in Lanoraie, Berthier County, Quebec, Canada, at St-Joseph Church.2 Ursule's husband, Jacques, died on 26 December 1770 in Berthierville leaving her a widow. Ursule departed this life on Saturday, 24 June 1797 in Berthierville at age 77 years, 4 months and 23 days. She was buried there in the churchyard of Ste-Genevieve on Monday, 26 June 1797.3


Jacques Martin dit Pelland b. 1712, d. 26 Dec 1770


  1. [S1556] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967: Baptism: 31 January 1720 - Marie-Ursule Durant, daughter of Louis Durant & Jeanne Houlle, sponsors: Louis Duvent & Marie Pellan, at St-Antoine-de-Tilly - Ancestry.com.
  2. [S1556] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967: Marriage: 03 February 1747 - Jacques Pellant, son of Yves Pellant & Marie Piet of the parish of Berthier, and Marie-Ursule Durand, daughter of Louis Durand & Jeanne Houde, at the parish of St-Joseph, Lanoraie - Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Burial: 26 June 1797 - Ursule Durand, died 24 June 1797, 80 years old, widow of Jacques Martin dit Pellant at Berthierville, Berthie-en-Haut.