Gratien Grenelle

1550–24 February 1625 (Age 75)
Pimont, France

The Life of Gratien

When Gratien Grenelle was born in 1550, his father, CHARLES GRENNELLE, was 40 and his mother, Jeanne de Cartulet, was 36. He married Marguerite Quarre in 1570, in France. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 24 February 1625, in Mâcon, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Gratien Grenelle
1550–1625
Marguerite Quarre
1552–1625
Marriage: 1570
Jeanne Grenelle
1548–
Claud Grenelle
1576–1657
Jacques Grenelle
1578–
Elie Grenelle
1580–1580
Elie Grenelle
1580–
Pierre Grennelle
1604–
Elie Grenelle
1607–
Gratien Grenelle
1572–1625
Jean De Grenelle
1572–1660
Jeanne Grenelle
1578–1599

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1570
France
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Leonard DeCartulet Grinnell

    Male1536–1600Male

    Jeanne DeCartulet Grinnell

    Female1548–Female

    Male1550–1625Male

    Jean Grenelle

    Male1555–1625Male

World Events (3)

1598 · Edict of Nantes 

Age 48

Under the rule of Henry IV of France the Edict of Nantes was issued giving the people some religious liberty. The edict brought an end to the religious wars that were going on at the time. 
1610

Age 60

Reigns of Louis XIII and Louis XIV. Royal power at its peak. France dominates Europe, French culture spreads. Start of large-scale sea trade.
1618 · 30 Years War

Age 68

Ferdinand II was trying to force the people to follow Catholicism. The 30 years war was a battle of religion with the Protestants and Catholics, in the Holy Roman Empire.

Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of Greenhill .

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

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