Portal, Jean Francois De

Birth Name Portal, Jean Francois De
Gramps ID I0580
Gender male
Age at Death 62 years, 1 month, 29 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E0948] 3 November 1642 Poitiers, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France  
Death [E0949] 1705 England  


    Family of Portal, Jean Francois De and Grimaudet, Francoise [F0222]
Married Wife Grimaudet, Francoise [I0581]
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage [E5228] 10 February 1682 contract at Poitiers, France  
  1. Portal, Guillaume Pierre [I0578]
  2. Portal, Henri De [I0607]


He lived in Poitiers. In 1699 ecuyer, Conseiller du Roi, Seigneur de la Vau-Guiot, forced to emigrate to escape from religious persecution, settling in London. On 28 April 1700 married 2nd Marie, daughter of Jacques Gousset, sometime minister of the reformed church at Poitiers.

On the death of his wife, Jean Francois fled from religious persecution in France for England in 1699, arriving with his children hidden on a fishing boat.


Type Value Notes Sources
RFN 633483471


    1. Portal, Jean Francois De
      1. Grimaudet, Francoise [I0581]
        1. Portal, Henri De [I0607]
        2. Portal, Guillaume Pierre [I0578]