Joseph-Marie Meran

M, b. 21 March 1741, d. 4 March 1816
FatherLouis Mayrand b. c 1702, d. 26 Feb 1788
MotherMarie-Madeleine Brunette b. c 1709, d. 1 Mar 1786
     Joseph-Marie was born on Tuesday, 21 March 1741 in Deschambault, Portneuf County, Quebec, Canada. He was christened on the same day there in the church of St-Joseph.1 Joseph-Marie married Marie-Anne Montambault on 22 July 1776 in Deschambault at the church of St-Joseph.2 Joseph & Marie-Anne had children: Joseph [10/09/1776-6/14/1832][m. 1/31/1804 Marguerite Lecuyer], Marie Marguerite [3/04/1778-3/24/1839][m. Joseph Chavigny de la Chevotiere], Antoine [1780-2/17/1872][m. 2/07/1809 Angelique Champoux dit St Pair], Charles [12/31/1781-10/25/1799], Marie Josephe [3/27/1785][m. 2/02/1802 Jean Baptiste Morar dit La.forme], Madeleine [12/12/1787][m. 8/30/1808 Francois Vocelle dit Potvin], Louise [4/07/1791][m. 4/11/1809 Joseph Vocelle dit Potvin], Nathalie [4/13/1795][m. 9/01/1812 Pierre St-Guy] & Louis Joseph [7/28/1799].3 Joseph-Marie departed this life on Monday, 4 March 1816 in Grondines at age 74 years, 11 months and 12 days. He was buried there in the churchyard of St-Charles-de-Roches on Wednesday, 6 March 1816.4


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 21 March 1741 - Josep-Marie Meran; born: this day; son of Louis Meran & Madeleine Brunette; sponsors: Louis-Joseph Meran & Josette Brunette; at St-Joseph, Deschambault -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 22 July 1776 - Marianne Montambau, daughter of the late Francois Montambault & Marguerite Grimard; and Joseph Meran, son of Louis Meran & Madeleine Brunet; at St-Joseph, Deschambault. -
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Family Certificate Number 52555.
  4. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 6 March 1816 - Joseph Merent, died the day before yesterday at around the age of 76 years; at Grondines. -