Joseph Montreuil Jr.:
Joseph was the son of the above, born 1804-08 in Prairie du Chien and married about 1825 to "Abba" (b.abt.1815 Mn. - d. before 1855). Joseph's children (all born in Minnesota) were: Charles (b.abt.1832), Louis (b.abt.1834), Mary (b.abt.1836), Susan (b.1837-44 Lac Traverse), Larent (b.1839-40) & Josette.
This individual was born about 1808 at Pembina and married Isabelle Mijigisi (Bottineau). They had the following children; Joseph, Isabelle, Alexis, Jean Bte., Julie, Margaret, Marie, Alexandre, Madelaine, Francois, Eleanore & Francoise. It is unknown if the similar names are connected.
This Joseph was hired at Montreal by Monsieur Rigault de Vaudreuil for La Baye (Green Bay, Wis.) along with Pierre Lemieux & Francois Houle.
This individual was born in 1805, the son of a Joseph Montre & a Dakota woman. Joseph married first a Dakota woman named Toyahta, a Dakota woman, than married "Mergd" whose first husband was an American named James Haynes. Joseph's children were Loren (b.abt. 1837) & Josette (b.abt.1835). James Haynes (b.abt.1843) & Catherine Haynes (b.abt.1846) were living with Joseph in 1855 at Traverse des Sioux.
Montreuil / Montreville / Montre:
Obviously a great deal more research is needed to sort these family names out.
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