Joseph Thirion


The Life of Joseph

Joseph Thirion was born about 1680, in France as the son of Girardin Thirion and Catherine Gravelotte. He married Marguerite Husnot on 3 February 1701. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He was buried in France.

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Joseph Thirion
Marguerite Husnot
Marriage: 3 February 1701
Christophe Thirion
Jeanne Thirion
Marguerite Thirion

Spouse & Children

3 February 1701
Dornot, France


  • Christophe Thirion


  • Marguerite Thirion


  • Jeanne Thirion


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1650–2008Male

  • Catherine Gravelotte




World Events (8)

1682 · The Palace of Versailles

Age 2

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 20

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.
1778 · Treaty of Alliance with American Colonies

Age 98

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.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Thiry, a variant of Thierry .

Possible Related Names

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

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