Nicolas Hébert dit LeCompte
His and his wife's names are given with marriage information for daughter, Marie Louise: "Marriages, St. Louis & Carondelet," in St. Louis Genealogical Society's "Catholic Marriages, Saint Louis, Missouri, 1774-1840," page 40.
According to Zachary "Jack" Duclos in "The Way We Were..." she was born in Ludon or Descartes, France.
1) Marriage Records of St. Charles Co., Mo. 1805-1844; compiled by Lois Stanley, Maryhelen Wilson, and Geo. F. Wilson, St. Louis, Mo. March 1, 1978.