Michel Masson

M, b. 30 April 1736, d. 26 September 1823
     Michel was born on Monday, 30 April 1736 in Beaumont, Bellechasse County, Quebec, Canada. He was the son of Michel Macon and Marie Madeleine Dumont. He was christened there on 1 May 1736 in St-Etienne Church.1 He married on 30 April 1736, Marie Therese Carpentier at Berthierville. Michel married 2nd Madeleine Lecoq, daughter of Jean-Baptiste Lecoq dit Ladouceur and Marie Jeanne Anne Huet dit St Godard, on 26 May 1807 in St-Joseph-de-Maskinonge at St-Joseph Church.2 Michel and Madeleine had a daughter, Agathe [7/19/1807-6/13/1807]. Michel's wife, Madeleine, died on 10 July 1808 in Maskinonge leaving him a widower. Michel departed this life on Friday, 26 September 1823 in Beaumont at age 87 years, 4 months and 27 days. He was buried there in the churchyard of St-Joseph on Saturday, 27 September 1823.3


Madeleine Lecoq b. 3 Sep 1767, d. 10 Jul 1808


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 1 May 1767 - Michel Masson, born yesterday, son of Michel Masson and Madeleine Dumont; sponsors: Guillaume Nado and Marguerite Migneau; at Beaumont. - www.genealogiequebec.com.
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: Michael Macon dit Stonge, widower of Marie Therese Charpentier and Madeleine Ladoucuer, widow of Alexis Fleury; at Maskinonge. - www.genealogiequebec.com.
  3. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 27 September 1823 - Michel Macon, died yesterday at around the age of 100 years; at Maskinonge. - www.genealogiequebec.com.