Catherine Grand jean

25 May 1811–18 December 1844 (Age 33)
Oëlleville, Vosges, Lorraine, France

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Grand jean was born on 25 May 1811, in Oëlleville, Vosges, Lorraine, France, her father, François Dieudonné Grand jean, was 43 and her mother, Margueritte Gury, was 34. She married Jean Baptiste Bégin on 23 December 1830, in Oëlleville, Vosges, Lorraine, France. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She died on 18 December 1844, in Totainville, Vosges, Lorraine, France, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

Jean Baptiste Bégin
1802–1883
Catherine Grand jean
1811–1844
Marriage: 23 December 1830
Marie Louise Begin
1832–1832
Marie Lèonie Begin
1833–1839
Marie Céleste Begin
1841–1844
Marie Catherine Begin
1844–1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1830
Oëlleville, Vosges, Lorraine, France
children

(4)

    Marie Louise Begin

    Female1832–1832Female

    Marie Lèonie Begin

    Female1833–1839Female

    Marie Céleste Begin

    Female1841–1844Female

    Marie Catherine Begin

    Female1844–1845Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Marguerite Grand jean

    Female1805–Female

    Marie Thérèse Grand jean

    Female1807–Female

    Female1811–1844Female

    Marie Victoire Grand jean

    Female1815–1815Female

World Events (3)

1815

Age 4

Restoration and constitutional monarchy (Louis XVIII, Charles X). Revolution of 1830. Reign of Louis-Philippe. Economic prosperity. Rapid development of industrialization. First railways. First colonies established.
1815 · The 100 Days

Age 4

The hundred days referred to the days when Napoleon arrived after escaping exile and the date that Louis XVIII returned to Paris. It ended when Napoleon was captured again.
1836 · Arc de Triomphe

Age 25

The Arc de Triomphe was made specifically right before Napoleon I victory in Austerlitz in 1806 and took 30 years to build. Sadly Napoleon I would not live to see the creation finished. It’s name means triumphal arch. Assassination attempts were made on both Charles De Gaulle and Jacques Chirac from this location. Even though its name means triumph it has seen many times where Germans triumphally marched under it after winning battles.

Name Meaning

1 French and English (East Anglia): variant of Grant .2 German: topographic name for someone who lived in a gravelly area, from Middle Low German grand ‘coarse gravel’.3 German: nickname from a southern word of uncertain origin meaning ‘frustration’, ‘anger’, ‘ire’.

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

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