POISSANT, PERSAW, PEARSAW, PERSANT, PEARSON, POISSANTE,

POISSON (POISSANT) FAMILY

Jean-Baptiste Poissant, widower of Marie-Louise Bariteau (Pierre Poissant and Marie-Angelique Giroux) m. 4 November 1777, St-Philippe-de-Laprairie

Marie-Magdeleine Daire/Dhaire (Francois Dhaire and Marie-Anne Poutre)

Jean-Baptiste Poissan, age 69, widower of Marie Magdeleine Der, buried 25 March 1812, Lacadie.

Jean-Louis Poissan (Jean-Baptiste Poissan and Marie-Anne D'Her) m. 8 July 1805, Lacadie

Catherine Tetreau, widow of Jean Dupuis (Gabriel Tetreault and Marie-Josette Jared)

Francois Poissan, baptized 24 March 1810, Lacadie, born yesterday, son of Jean Poissan and Catherine Tetro.

Edouard, son of Jean Louis Poissan and Catherine Tetro, bap. 31 March 1815, Lacadie.

Marie Domitilde, dau. of Jean-Louis Poissan and Catherine Tetro, bap. 11 November 1819, Lacadie.

Jean-Louis Poissant, widower of Catherine Tetreau m. 4 January 1831, Napierville

Marguerite Thibodeau

Marguerite Poissant, bap. 2 December 1812, Lacadie, dau. of Jean-Louis Poissant and Catherine Tetreau m. 21 September 1830, Napierville

Toussaint Nollet

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1. Francis Poissant, b. c. 1811/15, Canada (b. 24 March 1811, Isle aux Noix, P.Q. per Bible record printed in _Branches and Twigs_, Vt. Gen. Soc., v. 5, no. 1, Winter 1976, pp. 6-7). Freeman 1832, Isle la Motte. 1840 U.S. Census, Isle la Motte, Vt. m. 16 December 1831 at Isle la Motte, Vt., Sally Rose/Sarah Sheffield Roosevelt, daughter of Jacob Roosevelt, b. 16 September 1816 at Alburgh, Vt.--d. 23 April 1859, Isle la Motte, Vt.

1.1 Armina Malissa Poissant, b. 15 September 1832, Canada. m. 1 January 1853, Isle la Motte, Vt., Charles Dubie/Juby/Duba--d. 18 September 1889 at Broom Corn, P.Q., Canada (sic).

1.2 Isaac Alonzo Poissant, b. 10 November 1834, Canada. m. 1 January 1856, Isle la Motte, Vt., Roxana Doughlas of Chazy, N.Y.

1.3 Elizabeth Ann Poissant, b. 3 September 1837, Canada.

1.4 Harriet Jane Poissant, b. 10 April 1840, Canada. m. possibly _ _ LaBombard?

1.5 Ransom Henry Poissant, b. 15 July 1842--d. 15 January 1843.

1.6 Francis Warren/Warner Poissant, b. 13 February 1844, Canada.

1.7 George Ransom Poissant, b. 6 April 1847, Canada--d. 19 January 1930 at Concord, N.H. m. 12 December 1868 at Sutton, P.Q., Canada, Harriet Pettus. He is buried at Plattsburgh, N.Y. Served in the Civil War under the anglicized name of George R. Fish.

1.8 Sarah Louise/Ellen L./Louisa Poissant, b. 15 June 1850, Vt.

1.9 John Wesley Poissant, b. 9 June 1852--died 2 September 1852.

1.10 Elbert Theodore Poissant, b. 2 June 1854, Vt.

1.11 Charles Arthur Poissant, b. 18 December 1856, Vt.

1.12 William Lewis Poissant, b. 17 April 1859, Isle la Motte, Vt.--d. 2 August 1860.

2. Piere Poissant, b. 18 June 1824--d. 10 February 1908.

3. Jacques Poissant, b. 1787--d. 3 September 1867.

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2. Piere Poissant, b. 18 June 1824--d. 10 February 1908.

3. Jacques Poissant, b. 1787--d. 3 Septembe

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