Limestone burner and merchant
One of Montréal's leading chalk producers; was also a stone and sand merchant and dabbled in construction.
He became a soldier with the 12th squadron of Montréal's Sainte-Famille militia in 1663.
Jacques Beauvais dit St Gemme received a land grant from Governor Maisonneuve on 17 Jan 1654.
In the 1681 census Jacques and Jeanne owned seven horned animals and had 28 arpents under cultivation on their land at the Côte Saint-Joseph.
Notes for Jacques Beauvais: Godfather WAS Jacob Blain, rector of St-Martin
Ige and godmother of Anna Prebourg WAS.
Marcel Trudel writes: "Jacques Beauvais said St. James, 29, will sig
Pole, first appearance: marriage contract 11 December 1653; obtains
land 17 Jan 1654 7 Jan 1654 wife Jeanne balance; confirmed Aug. 24
1660 buried March 20, 1691. "
Came to Quebec September 16, 1653. "Beauvais appears to have been ...
lime burner because it was the great founisseur of chuax .... he has Villemarie
also procured the stone and s
and and knew the building. "He
WAS In The 12th battalion of militia Of The Holy Family in 1663. In 1667 he
IS HAVING five animals listed as 30 acres worth. By 1681 He Had seven horned
beasts worth 28 acres. In 1702 The Plan for the City of Montreal lists HIM
HAVING got 40 acres land worth at Cote St. Pierre Hurtubise Between and
Jean Leduc. He sold to his history
, Raphael, historical piece of land worth 80 acres
in Pointe-Claireupon history wedding, where, he built a house. Delivered Faphael
a quit claim On the House August 4, 1685 and Jacques F
armed There For 5
7 Jan 1654 - Jacques Beauvais said St. James, 30, lime burner; come
Perch; knows sign and Jeanne Sale, 25, came from Anjou. Contract
dding, December 11, 1653 (Closse) beneficts in Montreal. First child 15
The 1663 census lists Montreal HIM as 39 years old, from a chuafournier
With 30 a
cres in pole censive
"Vigesima secunda mensis ejusdem (Nov.) and 1623 anni Jacobus filius
Garbiellis beauvais and mariae Croniere ejus uxoris leaking b
blaine ejd rector. who flees Nominavant Infantem patrinus Domicella of anna
prebourg matrine flees. "
Jeanne Balance Was The daughter of Martin Balan
ce (Sauldé) and Giulia The
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