Francois Merand

M, b. 26 August 1745, d. 7 February 1821
FatherLouis Mayrand b. c 1702, d. 26 Feb 1788
MotherMarie-Madeleine Brunette b. c 1709, d. 1 Mar 1786
     Francois was born on Thursday, 26 August 1745 in Deschambault, Portneuf County, Quebec, Canada, at Seigneurie de la Chevrotiere. He was christened on the same day there in the church of St-Joseph.1 Francois married Marie-Marguerite Germain dit Belisle, daughter of Antoine de Padoue Germain dit Belisle and Marie-Anne Gouin, on 22 January 1776 in Deschambault at the church of St-Joseph.2 Francois departed this life on Wednesday, 7 February 1821 in Ste-Anne-de-La-Perade, Champlain County, Quebec, Canada, at age 75 years, 5 months and 12 days. He was buried there in the cemetery of Ste-Anne-de-La-Perade on Friday, 9 February 1821.3


Marie-Marguerite Germain dit Belisle b. 7 Jul 1752, d. 20 Jan 1832


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 26 August 1745 - Francois Meran, born today, son of Louis Meran & Madeleine Brunette; sponsors: Joseph Ceparsain & Isabelle Hamelin at the parish of St-Joseph, Deschambault. -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 22 January 1776 [by banns] - Francois Meran, son of Louis Meran & Marie-Madeleine Brunet, and Marie-Marguerite Belisle, daughter of the late Antoine Belisle & Marianne Gouin; at the parish of St-Joseph, Deschambault -
  3. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 9 February 1821 - Francois Merand, died: 2 days before; married; age: 76 years; spouse: Marguerite Bellisle; at Ste-Anne-de-la-Perade -