Joseph Lessard

4 January 1798–
Saint-Joachim, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Lessard was born on 4 January 1798, in Saint-Joachim, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada, his father, Francois Xavier Lessard, was 46 and his mother, Marie Josephte Paré, was 34.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Francois Xavier Lessard
1752–1827
Marie Josephte Paré
1763–1842
Marie Josephe Lessard
1788–1856
Marie Josephte Lessard
1788–1833
Gabriel Lessard
1795–
Agnes Lessard
1790–1867
François Lessard
1791–1856
Marie "Madeleine" Lessard
1794–
Jean Baptiste Lessard
1796–1850
Joseph Lessard
1798–
Jean-Baptiste "Clement" Lessard
1800–
Jean-Baptiste "Elie" Lessard
1802–1852
Pierre Ambroise Lessard
1805–
Louis Charles Lessard
1806–1806
Marie Angélique Lessard
1807–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Marie Josephe Lessard

    Female1788–1856Female

    Marie Josephte Lessard

    Female1788–1833Female

    Female1790–1867Female

    Male1791–1856Male

    Marie "Madeleine" Lessard

    Female1794–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 71

""
1871

Age 73

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, Old French essart (Late Latin exsartum, past participle of exsarire ‘to weed out’, ‘grub up’), with the definite article l’, or a habitational name from various places named Lessard or Lessart from this word.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Joseph Lessart, "Quebec Births and Baptisms, 1662-1898"
  • Joseph Lessart, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.