Guillaume Selle dit Decelles

1622–1667 (Age 44)
Bois-Guillaume, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France

The Life of Guillaume

Guillaume Selle dit Decelles was born on 11 November 1622, in Bois-Guillaume, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France as the son of Marie Villemont. He married Marguerite d'Ormesnil on 12 July 1639, in Bois-Guillaume, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 1 October 1667, in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France, at the age of 44, and was buried in Netherlands.

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Family Time Line

Guillaume Selle dit Decelles
1622–1667
Marguerite d'Ormesnil
1624–1647
Marriage: 12 July 1639
Marie Selle dit Decelles
1647–1719

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 July 1639
Bois-Guillaume, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France
children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

  • Marie Villemont

    Female–1649Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1624

Age 2

The Dutch conquered Salvador, Brazil.
1642

Age 20

Curacao became a colony of the Netherlands.
1648

Age 26

End of Eighty Years' War with Spain.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Sell 1.2 German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German selle ‘friend’, ‘companion’.3 French: habitational name from any of the various places called Selle, Selles, or La Selle, named with Latin cella ‘cell’, ‘cot’, ‘hut’, ‘stall’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Guillaume Selle in entry for Marie Sel, "Quebec, Quebec Federation of Genealogical Societies, Family Origins, 1621-1865"
  • Guillaume Selle family information; Quebec, Genealogical Dictionary of Canadian Families (Tanguay Collection), 1608-1890Quebec, Genealogical Dictionary of Canadian Families (Tanguay Collection), 1608-1890
  • Guillaume Selle family information; Quebec, Genealogical Dictionary of Canadian Families (Tanguay Collection), 1608-1890

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