Louis Guyet

M, b. 25 April 1660, d. 24 February 1744
FatherJean Guiet dit guillet b. 26 Dec 1627, d. c 13 Jan 1691
MotherJeanne Mignon b. 1635, d. 24 Mar 1701
     Louis was born on Sunday, 25 April 1660 in ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada. He was christened there on 9 May 1660 in the Basilica of Notre Dame.1 A contract for the marriage of Louis and Marie-Anne Begin was signed on 7 May 1685 in Quebec, Canada. It was drawn up by the notary, Guillaume Couture. It notes Louis' parents as Jean Guay & Jeanne Mignon. It also notes Marie-Anne's parents as Louis Begin & Jeanne Durand.2 Louis's wife, Marie-Anne, died on 3 October 1687 in Pointe-de-Levy, Lauzon leaving him a widower. Louis married 2nd Marie-Susanne Samson, daughter of Jacques Samson and Marie-Anne Metru, on 10 January 1692 in Pointe-de-Levy, Lauzon at St-Joseph Church.3 Louis's wife, Marie-Susanne, died on 21 June 1741 in Pointe-de-Levy, Lauzon leaving him a widower. Louis departed this life on Monday, 24 February 1744 in Pointe-de-Levy, Lauzon at age 83 years, 9 months and 30 days. He was buried there in the cemetery of St-Joseph on Wednesday, 26 February 1744.4

Family 1

Marie-Anne Begin b. 2 Aug 1669, d. 3 Oct 1687

Family 2

Marie-Susanne Samson b. 16 Jan 1674, d. 21 Jun 1741


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 9 May 1660 - Louys Guyet, born 25 April, son of Jean Guyet & Jeanne Mignon; sponsors: Louis Begin & Marie Gachet, wife of Charles Roger; at Notre Dame de Quebec. - www.genealogiequebec.com.
  2. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Marrigae Contract Certificate Number 94720.
  3. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 10 January 1692 - Louis Guay, widow of Marie-Anne Begin; and Suzanne Samson, daughter of Jacques Samson & Marie-Anne Metru; at the parish of St-Joseph, Pointe-de-Levy, Lauzon - www.genealogiequebec.com.
  4. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 26 February 1744 - Louis Guay, died two days earlier at around the age of 80 years; present: Jean Guay, Charles Guay, Charles Grenet, Jean-Baptiste Carie; at the parish of St-Joseph, Pointe-de-Levy. - www.genealogiequebec.com.