The Fourth Generation: François Godet dit Marentette Sr. (1720 - 1785)

by Lanny Marentette

Born: March 6, 1720 at Montreal
Died: May 24, 1785 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Father: Jacques Godet dit Marentette (Parents: Nicolas Godet and Marguerite Picard)
Mother: Marguerite Duguay dit Marentette (Parents: Dr. Jacques Duguay dit Marentette and Jeanne Beaudry dit St. Martin)

Married: Jeanne Parent, September 8, 1755 at Detroit
Born: April 23, 1739 at Detroit
Father: Laurence Parent
Mother: Jeanne Cardinal
Died: January 25, 1814 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

Children:
1. François Godet dit Marentette Jr.
Born: Nov. 10, 1756 at Detroit
Married: Marie Marguerite Bernier, May 13, 1782 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Sept. 28, 1846 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

2. Marie Louise Godet dit Marentette
Born: Apr. 16, 1759 at Detroit
Married: First: François Berthelet, May 16, 1776 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Second: Anthony Ignatius DuFresne, Sept. 23, 1782 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Aug. 21, 1827 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

3. Françoise Godet dit Marentette
Born: Dec. 9, 1761 at Detroit
Died: Aug. 12, 1762 at Detroit (8 mos.)

4. Dominique-François Godet dit Marentette
Born: May 16, 1763 at Detroit
Married: Marie Louise Archange Navarre, Oct. 20, 1788 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Apr. 22, 1808 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

5. Thérèse Godet dit Marentette
Born: Apr. 16, 1765 at Grand Marais, Ile de Grosse Pointe, Detroit
Died: May 26, 1765 at Grand Marais, Ile de Grosse Pointe, Detroit (1 mo.)

6. Jaçques Godet dit Marentette dit Francheville
Born: July 16, 1768 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Married: Geneviève Reaume, Jan. 19, 1795 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Aug. 29, 1795 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

7. Laurent Godet dit Marentette
Born: Aug. 10, 1769 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Married: Marie Louise Chene dit LaButte, Oct. 10, 1797 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: July 17, 1842 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

8. Joseph Godet dit Marentette
Born: Aug. 8, 1771 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Aug. 14, 1771 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp. (6 days)

9. Archange Godet dit Marentette
Born: Aug. 30, 1772 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Aug. 25, 1849 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

10. Paul Godet dit Marentette
Born: June 4, 1774 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Sept. 4, 1789 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp. (15 yrs.)

11. Pierre Godet dit Marentette
Born: Mar. 17, 1776 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Married: Marie Josette Villers dit St. Louis July 22, 1828 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: June 29, 1865 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

12. Françoise Godet dit Marentette
Born: Aug. 4, 1781 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Married: Philippe James Leduc, Jan. 7, 1812 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Jan. 27, 1880 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

13. André Godet dit Marentette
Born: Oct. 25, 1784 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Married: Catherine Borel, Jan. 28, 1817 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.
Died: Oct. 9, 1853 at Assumption, Sandwich Twp.

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