Medlar Flower

Family Group Sheet

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Husband: Jean Baptiste Tropez Mesplais
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    Born: 16-Aug-1776     in: Sainte Genevieve, Missouri                
Baptized:  8-Oct-1776     in: Sainte Genevieve, Missouri                
    Died:  9-Jan-1850     in: Sainte Genevieve, Missouri                
  Buried: 10-Jan-1850     in: Valle Spring Cemetary, Ste Genevieve, MO  
Father: Pierre Mesplay 
Mother: Genevieve Manish dit Durand 
Jeane Baptiste's godfather was Tropez Ricard who had left St. Tropez on the
French Mediterranean to come to the French Mississippi Valley.  Tropez Ricard
was listed in the 1787 Ste. Genevieve census as a skipper.  He later married
Jeanne Hubardeau.  Jean Baptiste often used the name Trope and many documents
show him as Trope Mesplais.  Jean Baptiste owned a ferry at Kaskaskia in the
late 1790's.
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Wife: Marie Louise Chauvin dit Charleville  
Married: 29-Jun-1800     in: Kaskaskia, Illinois
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    Born: 14-Oct-1780     in: Kaskaskia, Illinois                       
Baptized: 19-Oct-1780     in: Kaskaskia, Illinois                       
    Died: Before Sep 1834 in:                                           
Father: Francois Chauvin Charleville 
Mother: Marie Louise Longval 
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  1    Jean Baptiste Trope Misplay  Born: 18-Apr-1803
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  2    Marie Louise Mesplais  Born: 21-Mar-1805
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  3    Antoine Mesplais  Born: 16-Sep-1806
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  4    Francoise Mesplais  Born: 15-Oct-1808      
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  5    Pierre Mesplais  Born: 29-Oct-1810      
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  6    Eleonore Mesplais  Born:  3-Feb-1813      
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  7    Joseph Mesplais  Born:  2-Feb-1815      
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  8    Louis Mesplais  Born:  9-Mar-1817      
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