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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Jean  GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON (GUION)

  (b. 1 August 1619 Mortagne, Perche, France   d. 13 January 1694 Château-Richer, Canada, New France )  
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Jean GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON (GUION) was born 1 August 1619 in Mortagne, Perche, France . Jean GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON (GUION) was the child of Jean GUYON   and   Mathurine ROBIN

Jean was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1634.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Jean  married  Elisabeth COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY 27 November 1645 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 14 children. Elisabeth COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY  was born 9 February 1631 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Elisabeth died 5 April 1704 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer).  Elisabeth was the child of Guillaume COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY and Marie-Guillemette HÉBERT.

Jean GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON (GUION) died 13 January 1694 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .

Famous singer, Celine Dion, is a descendant of Jean Guyon.

Details of the family tree of Jean appear below.
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From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

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  • Biography
    GUYON DU BUISSON, JEAN, (junior), royal surveyor; b. 1 Aug. 1619 at Mortagne (in Perche); d. 13 Jan. 1694.

    Jean Guyon probably came to Canada with his father in 1634. On 27 Nov. 1645, at Quebec, he married Élisabeth Couillard, a daughter of Guillaume Couillard; she was to bear him 12 children. Trained perhaps by Jean Bourdon or Martin Boutet, both of whom were surveyors, Guyon became the first surveyor to learn his trade in Canada. He was...Read MORE...

    Dictionary of Canadian Biography (
  • 1619 Birth
    1 August 1619
    Mortagne, Perche, France (Mortagne-au-Perche)
  • 1634
    'Jean Guyon on March 14 1634, signed an agreement with Robert Giffard and Zacharie Cloutier in Mortagne Perche, Normandy. Guyon settled in Beauport that same year when he received a rear fief (arrière fief) near Rivière du Buisson (river of bushes). He attached its name to his own, Guyon du Buisson. Several of his decendants have changed their name to Dion.Source: First Canadian Ancestors (from the 'Ancestors of Jean-Guy Coté'...Read MORE...

  • 1645 Marriage / Partner
    Jean GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON (GUION) and Elisabeth COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY 27 November 1645, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1647 Birth of Child
    Marie-Madeleine GUYON was born 23 August 1647, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1649 Birth of Child
    Joseph GUYON was born 10 September 1649, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1651 Birth of Child
    François-Xavier GUYON SIEUR DU BUISSON was born 15 October 1651, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1652 Birth of Child
    Guillaume GUYON dit DU BUISSON was born 17 November 1652 , Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)

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