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Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? In the seventeenth century most of the world went to bed at nightfall because there was nothing else to do, and no easy or inexpensive artificial light. Candles were in use, to be sure, but a great many more of them were burned on the altars of the churches than in the homes of the people. For his reading, the habitant depended upon the priest, and for his writing, upon the notary.

Source: Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)


Over time, Quebec has gone through a series of name changes.

From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.


Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada - Eglise de Ste-Famille, L'Isle-d'Orleans
3915, chemin Royal, Sainte-Famille-de-l’Île-d’Orléans, QUÉBEC G0A 3P0
Established in 1669
Source: Wikipedia
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Eglise de Ste-Famille, L'Isle-d'Orleans
3915, chemin Royal, Sainte-Famille-de-l’Île-d’Orléans, QUÉBEC G0A 3P0
Established in 1669
Source: Wikipedia
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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier France  Jacques  DeLaunay

  (b. 1600, France   d. 25 February 1670Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )  

Jacques DeLaunay was born 1600 in , France. Jacques DeLaunay was the child of

Jacques was a Carignan-Salières soldier, arriving in New France in 1665.

He married  Catherine Besnard 01 May 1662 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Catherine Besnard  was born 1629 in , France .  She died 23 October 1672 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada . 

Jacques DeLaunay died 25 February 1670 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France.


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Occupation: Carignan-Salières soldier - La Fouille Company

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Jacques DeLaunay married immigrant France Catherine Besnard-- Date: 01 May 1662  Place: Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France


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Canada/New France Catherine DeLaunay (b.2 January 1665, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 28 September 1715, Québec, Canada, New France )



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France 1617 - Louis XIII crowned at the age of 17 (France)


France 1635 - France enters Thirty Years War as an active combatant. Franco-Spanish War begins.


France 1638 - King Louis XIV born in France
History of France : Highlights from Louis XIV to Napoleon


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France 1643 - King Louis XIII dies, Louis XIV assumes French throne


France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.


France On August 26, 1660, Louis XIV made a triumphal entry into Paris with his wife, Marie-Therese. The royal couple took their places...
Louis XIV wasn't just a ceremonial king who represents the kingdom, but makes no decisions of his own... His regime was considered an absolute monarchy, and Louis XIV was the sole master. No...Read MORE...


1662 Marriage / Partner
Jacques DeLaunay and Catherine Besnard 01 May 1662 , Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

1665 Birth of Child
Catherine DeLaunay was born 2 January 1665, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)

Canada 1666 - The Carignan-Salières regiment destroys five Mohawk villages, eventually leading to peace between the Iroquois and the French.

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Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants.

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Canada 1667 - Filles Du Roi Arrive
October 27: One hundred and nine (109) young ladies (Filles du Roi) arrived in Quebec from Dieppe and La Rochelle; 84 from Dieppe, 25 from La Rochelle. Only 15-20 were from good families, several...Read MORE...


Canada 1668 - The Carignan-Salières regiment is recalled to France, but several hundred choose to remain behind, many in return for local seigneuries.

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Death
25 February 1670
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada



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