Marie Villepontoux

Female8 September 1668–2 April 1771

Brief Life History of Marie

When Marie Villepontoux was born on 8 September 1668, in Bergerac, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, her father, Pierre De Villepontoux, was 25 and her mother, Jeanne Monbouchier, was 39. She married Gideon Faucheraud about 1688, in Bergerac, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 2 April 1771, in Saint Jame's Parish James Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 102.

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Family Time Line

Gideon Faucheraud
Marie Villepontoux
Marriage: about 1688
Elizabeth Faucheraud
Jane Faucheraud
Charles Facheroud
Charles Faucheraud
Mary Faucheraud

Sources (2)

  • Marie Villepoutoux, "France, Dordogne, Church and Civil Registration, 1540-1896"
  • Marie Villepoutoux, "France, Dordogne, Church and Civil Registration, 1540-1896"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1688Bergerac, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (2)

    1682 · The Palace of Versailles

    Age 14

    The Palace of Versailles was originally known as a hunting log and retreat for Louis XII. When Louis XIV took over he moved his family into it. After he died the palace was abandoned. It has since been turned into a museum.

    1700 · French Monarchy

    Age 32

    The French monarchy started way before the 1700s, but for the most part the major events of history took place during this time before the French Revolution started. This was known as the Bourbon Dynasty. Louis XIV the Great, Louis XV the Beloved, Louis XVI the Restorer of French Liberty, and Louis XVII all reigned during this time.

    Name Meaning

    form of Maria . When first introduced to England in the Middle Ages, it was Anglicized in pronunciation and respelled Mary . This French form was reintroduced into the English-speaking world as a separate name in the 19th century, and is still pronounced more or less in the French manner, although sometimes with the stress on the first syllable. It is now often used in combination with other names such as Ellie, Chloe, and Lisa.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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