Peter Besançon (1807-1895)


Map Indicating Brognard, Doubs, FrancePeter Besançon was born in Brognard, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France, on August 15, 1807. He came to the United States in 1852, along with his wife, Susanne "Susan" Donze (1799-1871). and sons:

  1. Charles Peter Besançon (1835-1918)
  2. George (or Georges) Besançon [no children]
  3. David Besançon
  4. Frederic "Fred" Besançon

Peter Besançon died on August 11, 1895.

Sons and grandchildren of Peter Besançon (1807-1895) in the United States.
Date of birth: August 15, 1807
Place of birth: Brognard, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
Spouse: Susanne "Susan" Donze (1799-1871), married on April 22, 1826, in Vieux-Charmont, Departement du Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
Children: Catherine Besancon Renaud (1826-1920), George/Georges Besancon (1827-1909), Frederic Besancon (1830-1906), Charles Peter Besançon (1835-1918), Marie Louisa Besanson Beucler (1836-1913), and Henry Besancon (1845-1902)
Date of death: August 11, 1895
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