Dictionary of Canadian biography: Volume VII 1836 to 1850

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Pagination1088 p.
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FRANKS, JACOB (John), fur trader and businessman; b.c. probably at Quebec, son of John Franks and Appollonia – ; d. 14 Nov. in Montreal.

Jacob Franks’s ancestors, a prominent family of Bavarian Jewish merchants, came to England during the second half of the 17th century, although some branches moved on to the Orient, the West Indies, and the American colonies.

BEASLEY, RICHARD, office holder, fur trader, businessman, jp, politician, militia officer, and farmer; b. 21 July in the colony of New York, son of Henry Beasley and Maria Noble; m.

Henrietta Springer, and they had three sons and five daughters; d. 16 Feb. in Hamilton, Upper Canada. Richard Beasley may have been captured by rebels on 14 Sept. during the American revolution. CHEWETT (Chewitt), WILLIAM, surveyor, office holder, jp, and militia officer; b.

21 Dec. in London; m. Isabella Macdonell, and they had four children; d. 24 Sept. in Toronto. Having graduated as a hydrographic engineer from the East India College in London, William Chewett sailed in to Quebec where, three years later, he entered the service of the deputy surveyor general.

BOUCHETTE, JOSEPH, surveyor and militia and naval officer; b. 14 May at Quebec, eldest son of Jean-Baptiste Bouchette* and Marie-Angélique Duhamel; m. 4 July Adélaïde Chaboillez, daughter of Charles-Jean-Baptiste Chaboillez*, in Montreal, and they had five children; d.

8 April in Montreal. Joseph Bouchette’s name does not appear on the list of pupils who attended the Petit. VINCENT, NICOLAS (baptized Ignace-Nicolas; called Tsaouenhohoui, “one who plunges things into the water,” or “the hawk,” the name of the hereditary civil chief of the Hurons of Jeune-Lorette), grand chief of the Hurons; b. , probably 11 April, in Jeune-Lorette (Wendake), Que., son of Louis Vincent (Sawantanan) and Louise Martin (Thodatowan); m. there first 24 .

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