Benito Andres Vasquez

Male 1738 - 1810  (72 years)    Has 2 ancestors and 30 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Benito Andres Vasquez 
    Relationshipwith Marie Therese Nadeau
    Born 1738  Torrento, Galicia, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1794  St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 18 Feb 1810  St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St Louis King of France Cemetery, St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Francisco Vasquez  (Father)
    Marie de La Ponte  (Mother)
    Notes 
    • HISTORY: For a brief history, search for Benito Vasquezpoteaux en terre (posts in the earth) house that Benito owned at one time.
    Person ID I14330  Antoine_Roy
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2011 

    Father Francisco Vasquez 
    Mother Marie de La Ponte 
    Family ID F2208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife AncestorsJulie Victoire Papin,   b. 4 Sep 1754, Montréal, Île-de-Montréal, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1825  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1774  St Louis King of France, St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 12 children 
    Family ID F2539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1774 - St Louis King of France, St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Félicité Vasquez - 4 Oct 1775 - St Louis King of France, St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Julie Vasquez - 4 Nov 1777 - St Louis King of France, St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Benito Vasquez - 1 Sep 1780 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Francis Xavier Vasquez - 12 Feb 1782 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Antoine Francois Baronet Vasquez - 11 Sep 1783 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Joseph B Pepé Vasquez - 28 Mar 1786 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Victoire Vasquez - 20 Dec 1787 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Marie Antoinette Vasquez - 25 Mar 1790 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hypolite Guillory Vasquez - 16 May 1792 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1794 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Celeste Vasquez - 10 Feb 1794 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Catherine Eulalie Vasquez - 6 Dec 1795 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Pierre Louis Vasquez - 3 Oct 1798 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Feb 1810 - St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Benito Vasquez and Antoine Roy fur traders
    Benito Vasquez and Antoine Roy fur traders
    extract from Louise Barry's book, The Beginning of the West, Annals of the Kansas Gateway to the American West 1540-1854, page 38-39

  • Sources 
    1. [S234] Earl Fischer. Database of St. LouisiansSt. Louis Genealogical Society web site, [Benito Vasquez Birth corrected from 1750 to 1738 based on the following web page which provides a brief history of the Vasquez family.].

    2. [S214] Louise Barry. The Beginning of the West, Annals of the Kansas Gateway to the American West 1540 - 1854. Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas, 1972, Page 39,
      [At St Louis, on May 15 [1794], an organization "La compagnie de Commerce pour la Découverte des Nations du haut du Missouri" (better known as the Missouri Company) was formed for the purpose of exploring and trading on then upper Missouri. Among its members were Auguste and Pierre Chouteau, Jean Papin, Benito Vasquez, Gregoire Sarpy, Jacinto St. Cyr, Joseph Robidoux, Gabriel Cerre, Antoine Roy, and Jacqeust Clamorgan (who was director of the company).].

    3. [S234] Earl Fischer. Database of St. LouisiansSt. Louis Genealogical Society web site, [Benito Vasquez].