Note: "La Tourette Annals in America" Lyman E. Latourette, p. 24. LDS AFN:J4N5-SP
Note: had wedding date of 28 Feb 1722 - bride would have been 10 years old, no citation, most likely incorrect.
Will dated 23 Feb 1764, probated NYC 23 Mar 1764, ibid. p. 48 and p. 50. Will names sons, James and David; daughters, Mary and Catherine; wife Catherine; son-in-law, Jonathan Lewis and brother, Henry.
"Registers of the Birth, Marriages, and Deaths, of the Eglise Francoise a La Nouvelle York" from 1688 to 1804, edited by the Rev Alfred V. Wittmeyer. p. 69. "Baptism. today, Sunday, January 7th 1699-1700; after the evening reading; David de La Tourette, son of Jean de La Tourette and Marie Mercereau, born, Dec 28th, past, was baptised by Mr. Peiret, Minister; and presented to holy baptism by Madame Marie Dubois and Jean Chevalier, Godfather and Godmother."
Farm in Price's Bay, land from Poillon's. Per Michael Cavenaugh, Apr 1996.
Per Joanna Curtis, Mar 1997. "Abstracted will of David Latourette. In the name of God, Amen, February 23, 1764. I, David La Tourette, of Richmond County. My executors are to sell personal property to pay debts and funeral charges. I leave to my son James my gun and sword. I leave to my sons James and David all my lands, tenements and messuages in the folowing manner: James is to have 1/2 of the clear land, the west part. David is to have the east part, and the wood land to be divided equally. And they are to pay to their sisters Mary and Catherine L300 each. I leave to my wife Catherine the use of all my estate, real and personal, so long as she remains my widow. After her death or marriage all the estate to my two sons, but I first leave L100 to my daughter Catherine. I make my wife and sons and my son-in-law, Jonathan Lewis, and my brother Henry La Tourette, executors. Witnesses, Henry Perine, Edward Perrine, John Stillwell. Proved, March 23, 1764. Liber 24:384. WNYSH V1:315."
www.geocities.com/Heartland/Bluffs/8841/mercereau.htm. Married 28 Feb 1722.
LDS FHL Film 1036906. Research notes of Mrs Verna Hill Jacob. David LaTourette b Fresh Kills, Staten I.,N.Y. 28 Dec 1699, d. 1764 Princes Bay,Staten I. m. c 1730 Catharine Poillon dau. of Jacques and Catharine (LeConte) Poillon. Children: Mary (Jonathan Lewis); James (Elizabeth Lewis); Catharine (Stephen Bedell); David (Elizabeth Morgan; 2 Mary Simonson).
Ibid. d 23 Mar 1764 Princes Bay,SI,Richmond,NY
Ancestry.com Family Data Collection-Individual Records Name: David La Latourette Spouse: Catherine Poillon Parents: Jean La Latourette, Marie Mercereau Birth Place: New York, New York, NY Birth Date: 28 Dec 1699 Death Place: New York, New York, NY Death Date: 1764
Ancestry.com U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: David Latourette Gender: Male Birth Place: NY Birth Year: 1699 Spouse Name: Catherine Poillon MarriageYear: 1730 Number Pages: 5
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