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View Tree for Pierre-Léon RoussyPierre-Léon Roussy (b. 2 November 1728, d. 8 July 1811)

Pierre-Léon Roussy (son of Léon Roussy and Marguerite Foucaud) was born 2 November 1728 in Paroisse N.D. De La Rochelle France , and died 8 July 1811 in Paspébiac . He married Anne Chapados on 1764 in Paspébiac (Notre-Dame de la Purification, daughter of Jean (Joanis) Chapados and Catherine Larocque.

 Includes NotesNotes for Pierre-Léon Roussy:
Capitaine de frégate et corsaire,par la suite cultivateur à Paspébiac, (était corsaire durant la guerre de sept ans de 1756 a 1763)
Pierre-Leon Roussy, Ne en 1726, est decede a Paspebiac, en
Gaspesie, Quebec le 8 juillet 1811, a l'age de 85 ans.
Pierre-Leon Roussy est l'ancetre de cette famille a la Baie des
Chaleurs, en Gaspesie. Il etait d'origine Basque, en France,
et ancien capitaine de fregate. Il aurait ete corsaire durant
la Guerre de Sept-Ans (1756-1763) Son navire marchand francais
fut capture par les Anglais en 1760. Le capitaine 'Roussi' qui
avait ete fait prisonnier avec son equipage, reussit a se
liberer et a s'emparer du navir anglais qu'il conduisit jusqu'a
la Baie de Gaspe . Il se serait refugie a Paspebiac a la fin
des hostilities Pierre-Leon Roussy, born in 1726, and died at
Paspebiac, in Gaspesie, Quebec on July 8, 1811, at the age of
85 years. Pierre-Leon Roussy is the ancestor of this family at
the Bay of Chaleurs, in Gaspesie. He was of Basque origin, in
France, and the former captain of a frigate. He was a corsair
during the War of Seven-Years (1756-1763). His French trading
vessel was captured by the English in 1760. Captain 'Roussi'
who was made captive with his crew, escaped and took over the
English vessel, and proceeded to the Bay of Gaspe. He took
refuge at Paspebiac at the end of the hostilities

More About Pierre-Léon Roussy and Anne Chapados:
Marriage: 1764, Paspébiac (Notre-Dame de la Purification.

Children of Pierre-Léon Roussy and Anne Chapados are:
  1. +Pierre-Léon Roussy, b. 19 January 1774, Paspébiac, d. 26 April 1854, Paspébiac.
  2. Anne-Élizabeth Roussy, b. 1764, Paspébiac , d. 11 July 1819, Paspébiac .
  3. Marie Roussy, b. 1766, d. 22 November 1825, Caraquet .
  4. Louis Roussy, b. 1768, d. 15 November 1808.
  5. Reine Roussy, b. 1770, d. 14 February 1836, Paspébiac .
  6. Marguerite Roussy, b. 1773, Paspébiac , d. 28 November 1834, Paspébiac .
  7. Élizabeth (Isabelle) Roussy, b. 7 August 1773, Paspébiac , d. 1843.
  8. André Roussy, b. 1776, d. 15 November 1808, Shippagan N.B..
  9. Marie-Rose (Rosalie) Roussy, b. 17 February 1776, Paspébiac , d. 29 January 1814, Paspébiac .
  10. Madeleine Roussy, b. 2 April 1778, Paspébiac , d. date unknown.
  11. Angélique Roussy, b. 30 April 1780, Paspébiac , d. 11 April 1855.
  12. Léon Roussy, b. 19 January 1784, Paspébiac , d. 1784, Paspébiac .
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