"The rest is history"

Cane aka Duquesne (DuCane)

Ronnie Cane (me)

September 3, 2000

Born: Basingstoke, Hampshire, England

Brian John Cane (my father)

 June 30, 1953

Born: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Brian John Cane (my grandfather)

August 17, 1935 - July 17, 2003

Born: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Deceased: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

William Vernon Cane (my great-grandfather)

July 24 1883 - October 13, 1957

Born: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Deceased: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

William Conrad Cane (my great-great-grandfather)

 March 12, 1850 - March 12, 1885

Residence: HMS Excellent

Born: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Deceased: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

James Frederick Cane (my direct ancestor - 5 generations)

March 3, 1824 - 1866

Born: Bath, Somerset

Christened: Saint Mary St, Marylebone Rd Parish Church, London

Occupation: Master at Arms RN

Marriage: Eliza Cane nee Philips, May 1, 1845, Kilnaugtin, Kerry, Ireland

Deceased: Portsea Island, Hampshire

James Charles Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 6 generations)

March 18, 1795 - June 1, 1834

Name change: Duquesne (DuCane) > Cane

Born: Warminster, Somerset

Marriage: Anne Biel, November 4, 1815, St Marylebone, Middlesex, England

Residence: Oxford St, London

Burial: St John's Wood Burial Ground, London

Charles Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 7 generations)

November 29, 1767 - January 1842

Charles Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 8 generations)

May 18, 1747 - August, 1785

Born: Westminster, London

Henry Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 9 generations)

1720 - 1742

Born: Geneva, Switzerland

Gabriel Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 10 generations)

"Philosopher, Soldier & Honorary Marquis"

1684 - February, 1748

Born: Paris

Education: Entered University of Geneva. Major Philosophy (1699)

Naturalisation: England, 1711

Residence: St James, Westminster

Marriage: Elizabeth Yates nee Bradshaigh, August 28, 1714,   St Peter Le Poer, London

Residence: Radnor House, Cross Deep, Twickenham, 1718

Burial: St Marylebone, London

Will: "The Will is brief. He left the sums of £10 to his son Thomas Roger and married daughter Anne French of the Isle of Wight for mourning rings, appointed Stephen Cabibel of the City of London, merchant sole executor and bequeathed him £400 for his trouble Dec 9 1747."

Henri Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 11 generations)

1662 - November 14, 1722

Born: Dieppe, 76200, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, FRANCE

Occupation: Baron d'Aubonne en Suisse

Deceased: Genève, 1200, Genève, Région Lémanique, SUISSE

Abraham "le grand" Duquesne II (my direct ancestor - 12 generations)

1610 - February 3, 1688

Born: Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France

Marriage: Gabrielle DuQuesne nee de Bernieres, July 15, 1661, Paris, France

Barony of Bouchet-Valgrand: Presented of Barony of Bouchet-Valgrand (near Etamples) by Louis IV, 1681, Île-de-France

Marquis Du Quesne: Raised to the rank of Marquis by Louis IV, 1682, Île-de-France

Deceased: Paris, Seine, Île-de-France, France

Abraham I Duquesne (my direct ancestor - 13 generations)

1570 - 1635

Born:   Blangy-sur-Bresle, 76340, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, FRANCE

Marriage: Marthe Duquesne nee de Caux, Luncray Seine Maritine, France, 1608

Deceased: 1635, Dunkerque, 59240, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Lardin Duquesne

Birth: Blangy-sur-Bresle, 76101, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie

Deceased: Blangy-sur-Bresle, 76101, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, 1604

Jean Duquesne

Occupation: Squire and Lord of Fournetot

Illumination in four scenes representing : Jean Duquesne gives the book to Charles le Temeraire (1433-1477), last duke of Burgundy, Cesar learning, The wedding of Pompee and Julia and Cesar and his army extracting from the belgian manuscript entitled Cesar's commentaries, writes by Jean Duquesne, in 1482

About Duquesne

Key research links that I'm yet to unpack, decode and codex on my site.

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