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Timothy Demonbreun
Birth: Mar. 23, 1741
Boucherville
Monteregie Region
Quebec, Canada
Death: Oct. 30, 1826
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Jacques Timothe Boucher. French Canadian fur trader. Revolutionary War officer. Lieutenant Governor of Illionis territory. Known as the "first citizen" of Nashville. Described as "tall, athletic, and dark-skinned, with a large head and an eagle eye "who wore a foxskin cap with a tail down the back." He moved to Nashville in 1788 and lived here until his death. A historical marker at the northwest corner of Third Avenue North, and Broadway marks the site of his home. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Hensley Bennett Durard (1745 - 1856)
 
 Children:
  William Demumbren (1786 - 1870)*
  John Baptiste Demonbreun (1788 - 1872)*
  Timothy Felix Demonbreun (1789 - 1868)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Jacqués Timothé
Boucher
Sieur De Montbrun
(Timothy Demonbreun)
1747-1826

French Canadian Fur
trader of French Lick
Officer of the
America Revolution
Governor in Command of
the Illinois Country
Early resident and
merchant of Nashville

Et Quoy Plus

This monument for Timothy DeMonbreun
was erected in his memory in 1980
This is not his burial site
By the
Timothe Demontbrun Heritage Society
2014
 
Burial:
Carney Cemetery *
Marrowbone
Cheatham County
Tennessee, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 36.24084, -87.00061
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Created by: grave hunter
Record added: Jun 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6544971
Timothy Demonbreun
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Timothy Demonbreun
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Timothy Demonbreun
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My 6th great grandfather through your son John Baptiste and his daughter Judith.
- Summer817
 Added: Jul. 14, 2016

- Lisa Cox
 Added: Apr. 12, 2016

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