Jean Velliau Roberts

about 1710–18 April 1793 (Age 83)
Saint-Pierre-en-Port, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France

The Life of Jean Velliau

When Jean Velliau Roberts was born about 1710, in Saint-Pierre-en-Port, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France, his father, Jean ROBERT, was 23 and his mother, Marie DUFAY, was 22. He married Jeanne Biot about 1732, in Saint-Pierre-en-Port, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 18 April 1793, in his hometown, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Jean Velliau Roberts
1710–1793
Jeanne Biot
1710–1776
Marriage: about 1732
Jean Robert
1735–
Marie Jeanne Robert
1737–1737
Pierre Robert
1738–1738
Marie Robert
1739–
Jean Robert
1741–1741
Guillaume Robert
1742–1742
Marthe Robert
1744–
Anne Robert
1747–
Jacques Robert Robert
1749–
Marie Angélique Robert
1750–
Laurens Robert
1752–
Jean Baptiste Robert
1755–1757

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1732
Saint-Pierre-en-Port, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France
children

(12)

    Jean Robert

    Male1735–Male

    Marie Jeanne Robert

    Female1737–1737Female

    Pierre Robert

    Male1738–1738Male

    Marie Robert

    Female1739–Female

    Jean Robert

    Male1741–1741Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jean ROBERT

    Male1687–1709Male

    Marie DUFAY

    Female1689–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (2)

1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 68

After the battle of Saratoga France realized that America might be worth backing. They formed an alliance with the colonies and sent naval fleets to help with the war.
1783 · Treaty of Paris is Signed 

Age 73

While Benjamin Franklin was the ambassador to France he negotiated with the French during the war to keep them on the American side. At the same time the Treaty of Paris was established.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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