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Francois Charles VALLE

Male 1716 - 1783  (67 years)


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  • Name Francois Charles VALLE 
    Born 2 Jan 1716  Beauport, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1783  Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Francois Valle was born on Jan 2, 1716 in Beauport, Quebec, Canada. He was christened on the Jan 3rd. Francois came to Ste Genevieve in 1749 and founded the Valle Mining Company. Francois was born to Charles La Valle and Genevieve Marcoux. All of the Valle's from Ste Genevieve descend from Charles and Genevieve.

      Valles' Mines started when Francois Valle came here from Quebec in 1749 to buy lead from the Indians and stayed to mine. 251 years later, the Valle Mining Company* labors on in a Reclamation Project of the 8 square miles of lands. Mining has not been all bad, leaving us with 10-acre lakes and miles and miles of roads, wagon trails and paths in a huge forest.

      The forest has grown up around Valles' hand-dug mines, the Rocky Digs. They now sit in the 240 acre Wildlife Preserve Area #1. Thanks to Wildlife Rehabilitation Clinic (636-343-6200, Fenton, MO) allowing us to be a Release Site for rehabilitated wildlife, we have been able to restore the native populations of red foxes, raccoons, ground hogs and possums. This spring around the lakes in Preserve Area #2, flocks of 55 turkeys were spotted and Canada geese and Blue Heron have become regulars. The Preserves are designated No-Hunt zones and open all year. Patrolled regularly, the other 3000 adjoining acres close during deer season.

      Valle Mining Company, a Missouri corporation. With former mills and works in Valles Mines, Missouri, the property now serves as a tree farm.

      They lived in a log cabin built for them as a wedding present by her father Leonard Billeron who was at the time Mayor of Kaskaskia. This log cabin (14115 Valles Mines School Road) currently houses, some 259 years later and still in use, our "Lost History Museum".
    Person ID I3004  McAnany_Guignon
    Last Modified 17 May 2018 

    Father Charles la VALLEE,   b. 1679, Beauport, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1753, Beauport, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Genevieve MARCOUX,   b. 6 Jan 1682, Québec, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1756, Beauport, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1707  Beauport, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marie Anne BILLERON,   b. c. 1729,   d. 22 Oct 1781, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1748  Kaskaskia, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Marie Louise VALLE,   b. 1750,   d. 1801, New Orleans, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +2. Charles VALLE,   b. Abt 1752, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1839  (Age ~ 87 years)
     3. Joseph VALLE,   b. 1756, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1774  (Age 18 years)
    +4. Francois Charles VALLE,   b. 10 Jan 1758, Kaskaskia, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1804, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +5. Jean Baptiste VALLE,   b. 25 Sep 1760, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1849, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     6. Marianne VALLE,   b. 1774, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 13 Sep 1777, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 3 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2018 
    Family ID F3004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ---- 
    Children 
     1. Marguerite VALLE,   b. 6 Mar 1760, Ste. Genevieve, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 21 May 2018 
    Family ID F18223  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1716 - Beauport, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jan 1748 - Kaskaskia, IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1783 - Ste. Genevieve, MO Link to Google Earth
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