Jean Claude Colin

Male18 June 1758–

Brief Life History of Jean Claude

When Jean Claude Colin was born on 18 June 1758, in Ventron, Vosges, Lorraine, France, his father, Jean Claude Colin, was 30 and his mother, Françoise Gehin, was 25. He married Marie Barbe Valdenaire on 1 February 1791, in Ventron, Vosges, Lorraine, France. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jean Claude Colin
Marie Barbe Dauzecourt
Marriage: 28 June 1808
Julie Geneviève Colin
Catherine Colin

Sources (6)

  • Birth and baptism record of Jean Claude Colin
  • Marriage record of Jean Claude Colin and Marie Barbe Dauzecourt
  • Jean Claude Colin in entry for Jean François Clement, "France, Haut-Rhin, Civil Registration, 1792-1919"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 June 1808Ventron, Vosges, Lorraine, France
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (8)

    1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

    Age 20

    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 25

    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.


    Age 31

    Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Alfredo, Francisco, Jesus, Ricardo, Alberto, Angel, Arturo, Eduardo, Esteban, Faustino. French Alexandre, Andre, Armand, Georges, Henri, Jean Claude, Jean-Michel, Laurette, Lucien, Marcel, Patrice, Pierre.

    French, Walloon, and Breton: from a French shortened pet form of the personal name Nicolas (see Nicholas ). This surname is also found in the Flemish part of Belgium.

    English: from the personal name Colin, a diminutive of Col, itself a pet form of Nicholas .

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

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