Jacques Maugras

M, b. 1639, d. 27 March 1690
     Jacques was born in 1639 in Ligny-le-Chasteau, Bourgogne, France. He was the Claude Mogras & Francoise Flaugny. A contract for the marriage of Jacques and Marie-Jeanne Moral was signed on 20 November 1668. It was drawn up by notary Severin Ameau. It notes he was from Ligny-le-Chasteau, Bourgogne & his parents: Claude Mogras & Francoise Flaugny. It notes she was daughter of Quentin Moral de St-Quentin & Marie Marguerie.1 Jacques & Marie-Jeanne had children: Marie-Jeanne [1670][m. 1/08/1690 Pierre Gamelin dit Chateauvieux], Marie-Francoise [5/01/1673-5/26/1673], Marguerite [8/22/1674-9/28/1746][m. Jean Baptiste Gamelin dit Launiere], Jacques [8/05/1679-10/06/1679], Marie-Josephe [7/07/1782-11/09/1684], Marie-Madeleine [10/19/1685-12/11/1740][m. 1/07/1726 Julien Perrault dit Rochefort], Gertrude [12/24/1686-1/14/1774][m. 5/03/1705 Pierre Couturier dit Labonte] & Marie-Francoise [9/25/1688-9/28/1688].2 1681, Jacques and Marie-Jeanne were listed on the Canadian Census in St-Francois-du-Lac, Yamaska County, Quebec, Canada. Enumerated in this household were Jacques Maugras [42 years], his wife: Jeanne Moral [29 years], Marie [12 years], Marguerite [2 years] & Robert Maxime [32 years].3 Jacques departed this life on Monday, 27 March 1690 in Salmon Falls, New Brunswick, Canada. [now Burwick, Maine] He was part of a raid, under the command of Joseph-Francois Hertel, against the English in which he was killed.


Marie-Jeanne Moral b. c 1653, d. 1714


  1. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Marriage Contract Number 94350.
  2. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: FAmily Certificate Number 2666.
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Census Number 99013.