Marcil-Mercille families

History and genealogy

André Marsil

on December 4th 1642
at Saint-Denis church
in Saint-Omer, Artois, France.
Arrived in 1665, or sooner.

Marie Lefebvre

Born circa 1650 in Soissons,
King’s daughter
arrived on July 13th 1671
on board of the Prince Maurice.

André Marsil also known as “Lespagnol” weds Marie Lefebvre on November 16th 1671 in Trois-Rivières.
Six of their children were baptised: Madeleine, Étienne, Charles, Marie, André II and Catherine who lived for only two years.
In North America, the Marcil, Mercille… all come from the three sons of the couple represented in this coat of arms.

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Charles Marsil(1678 - 1757)and Romaine Gervais(1681-1756), married on October 25th 1700.

Étienne Marsil(1676 - 1708)and Madeleine Maudoux(1679-1737), married on February 12th 1704.

André II Marsil(1683 - 1740) and Jeanne Campeau (1698-1777), married on February 3rd 1718.