Ninth Generation


490. Claude JUNEAU dit LA TULIPPE was born about 1706.251 There was a "La Tulipe" listed on the 1726 Census as a Habitant of Natchitoches. An engagé contract exists dated 6 June 1727 in which Jacques Campeau hired Claude Latulippe to make a voyage to Détroit. The contract was signed before the notary Raimbault fils. He also lived in the Illinois territory before settling in Louisiana. He appeared as a witness at the marriage contract of Jean Baptiste Robert and Magdelaine Mercier (widow of Rene Roy) on 14 August 1745 in Fort de Chartres, Illinois, USA.1366 He appeared in the Spanish census in 1766 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA. He is listed as age 60. Claude is likely the "Claude Jommeau" who took an Oath of Allegiance to Spain on 10 September 1769 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA. The oath was ordered by Governor Don Alexander O'Reilly after Spain took control of Louisiana and he took office. He was one of the earliest settlers of Avoyelles. His youngest child was born there in June 1780. He on 24 October 1782 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA sold four slaves to Colin LaCour. Juneau had the verbal authorization of his wife to make the sale. Her name was listed as Francoise Normand. Claude was listed as a 'resident of the Avoyelles'.1367 Claude died on 10 November 1784 at the age of 78 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA. He was buried on 11 November 1784 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1368,1369 Marie Françoise LEMOINE and Claude JUNEAU dit LA TULIPPE1370 were married on 9 September 1755 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.11,1054,1371

491. Marie Françoise LEMOINE was born on 4 September 1739 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1372,1373 She was baptized on 6 September 1739 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1373,1374 She appeared with her family in the Spanish census in 1766 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA. On 10 June 1772 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA, Marie and her husband, Claude Juneau dit LaTulippe, were named on a civil document regarding the retrocession of Negress Catherine by Simon LaCour to Claude and Marie Francoise for 1632 livres. The slave was purchased by LaCour from the succession of Guillaume Lemoine dit Normand.1375 She appeared in the census in 1785 at Avoyelles Post in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. She died after 30 August 1792. On that date, she was involved in a civil action against her son-in-law, Jacques Gaignard.

Children were:

i.

Augustin JUNEAU I was born on 5 November 1757 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1376 He was baptized on 20 November 1757 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1376 He appeared in the census in 1785 at Avoyelles Post in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA his wife and 3 children, with 16 arpents of land, 1 house, 14 cattle, 5 horses, 17 swine, 8000 planted tobacco in feet. He did not own at slaves at that time. Augustin died after 14 September 1819. On this date, he provided consent to the marriage of his granddaughter, Marie (Mary) Rabalais, with Martin Gremillion.

ii.

Catherine JUNEAU was born on 11 November 1760 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.2880 She was baptized on 21 November 1760 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.2880 She died before 12 February 1790 at the age of 29.

iii.

Ursule JUNEAU was born on 2 October 1762 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.2881 She was baptized on 10 October 1762 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.2881 She died before 20 August 1792 at the age of 29 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. Per "Some Early Families of Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana.... Volume II", "this is evident from examination of a petition filed with the Avoyelles Post Commander by Francoise Lemoine, widow of Claude Juneau and mother-in-law of Jacques Gagnard, on that date. In this petition Francoise Lemoine demands that Jacques Gagnard, her son-in-law, be required to render an account of the estate of his deceased wife, including the divison and sale of the assets of her estate. Francoise Lemoine fears that the interests of the minor survivors were not properly provided for".1378

iv.

Perrine JUNEAU was born on 20 May 1764 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1377 She was baptized on 3 June 1764 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1377 She died before 4 August 1794 at the age of 30.

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v.

Judith JUNEAU.

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vi.

Françoise JUNEAU.

vii.

Joseph JUNEAU was born on 16 April 1771 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1379 He was baptized on 19 May 1771 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1379

viii.

Hélène JUNEAU was born on 2 May 1773 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1380 She was baptized on 30 May 1773 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1380 She was listed as deceased on the 10 November 1820 succession inventory document of her husband, Joseph Landerneau.

ix.

Osite JUNEAU was baptized on 30 November 1775 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1381

x.

Joseph JUNEAU I was born on 30 September 1777 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1382 He was baptized on 7 December 1778 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1382 He died between March 1809 and April 1811. His youngest son would have been conceived in about March 1809 and his succession was in process in April 1811.

xi.

Julie JUNEAU was born in June 1780 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1383 She was baptized on 15 September 1781 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1383