Thirteenth Generation


5324. Ferdinand JACQUET DE GERLAIS Seigneur de Hameteaux was born in Liège, Belgium. Ferdinand Jacquet de Gerlais was archer of the personal guard of Philip IV of Spain. He was made a nobleman on 8 February 1628 in Belgium, by written letters of nobility from Madrid. Note that King Phillip IV of Spain at that time ruled the Netherlands, which included what is now Belgium. It would also explain him marrying a Cona, an Italian name. (Philip also reigned over Naples and Sicily where the name Cona originates). His wife could have been part of the court staff.2589 Dorothée CONA and Ferdinand JACQUET DE GERLAIS Seigneur de Hameteaux were married before 1651 in Liège (St-Paul) (Belgium).1770

5325. Dorothée CONA was born (date unknown).

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Jean Jacques JACQUET DE GERLAISE dit ST. AMAND.