Nicolas Guillemette

1641–1700 (Age 59)
Nesles-la-Montagne, Aisne, Picardie, France

The Life of Nicolas

When Nicolas Guillemette was born in 1641, in Nesles-la-Montagne, Aisne, Picardie, France, his father, Nicolas Guillemette, was 34 and his mother, Jeanne Souhaitte, was 20. He married Marie Selle dit Decelles on 17 October 1667, in Notre-Dame de Québec, Quebec City, Québec, Canada, New France. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 15 December 1700, in Saint-Jean, Saint-Laurent, Québec, Canada, New France, at the age of 59, and was buried in Saint-Jean, Saint-Laurent, Québec, Canada, New France.

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Family Time Line

Nicolas Guillemette
Marie Selle dit Decelles
Marriage: 17 October 1667
Barbe Guillemet
Agnès Guillemet
Jeanne Guillemette
Prisque Guillemet
Jean Baptiste Guillemet
Nicolas Guillemet
Marie Madeleine Guillemet
Catherine Guilmet
Françoise Guillemet
Jeanne Anne Guilmet

Spouse & Children

17 October 1667
Notre-Dame de Québec, Quebec City, Québec, Canada, New France


  • Barbe Guillemet


  • Female1670–1733Female

  • Prisque Guillemet


  • Male1674–1715Male

  • Nicolas Guillemet


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Parents & Siblings



World Events (2)

1682 · The Palace of Versailles

Age 41

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 59

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

French: in most cases probably from Guillemette, a female personal name derived from Guillaume , or in some cases a respelling of Guillemet, from a masculine pet form of the same name.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nicolas Guillemont in entry for Prisque Guillemet, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"
  • Nicholas Guilmet in entry for Barbe Guilmet, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"
  • Nicolas Guillemet, "Find A Grave Index"

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