Joseph was born October 24, 1741 in the town of St-Mathias, Rouville, Quebec, Canada. He was the son of Jacques Saurette and Catherine Laporte. He married Marie-Catherine Gautier dite St-Germain July 18, 1763 in Chambly, Quebec, Canada. Jean-Baptiste died December 24, 1785, in St-Mathias and was buried there a week later.
View a copy of the marriage certificate along with the English translation.
View Jean-Baptiste’s family report here.
Like the other Saurette men in my lineage, Jean-Baptiste had numerous offspring. He was married three times and had children with each of his wives. The family report above only reflects my direct line.
If you’d like to see all the children he fathered, then check out this report. It only includes two generations to make it easily viewable.