Did you know...Seigneuries in North America were granted to military officers, some were owned by the Catholic clergy and even by unions of local inhabitants. In 1663, half of the seigneuries of New France were managed by women. This situation came to be because a woman could inherit her husband's property after his death.
Source: Seigneurs and the seigneurial system of New France (www.apointinhistory.net/ feudal-system.php)
Who are you searching for?
Specify search criteria below. Then SEARCH. NOTE: If you don't know the whole name or are unsure of the spelling, specify part of the name.
He married Nicole Lemaire
12 December 1619
The couple had (at least) 4 children.
was born abt. 1599
She died 19 June 1652
in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Trois Rivieres) (Three Rivers)
Gaspard Boucher died 20 May 1662
in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Trois Rivieres) (Three Rivers).
1660 - Adam Dollard des Ormeaux and about sixty others withstand an attack by over 500 Iroquois at Long Sault (May). It is traditionally said that the small party fights so well that the Iroquois decide not to attack Montréal.
Death 20 May 1662 Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Trois Rivieres) (Three Rivers)
Added: 9/17/2010 3:27:26 PM
Is Gaspard Boucher YOUR Ancestor? Tell us more.
If you'd like to be contacted by others who are related to Gaspard Boucher, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.
This FREE genealogy website is a collection of contributions from many generous "family" members who want to share their family with others. We are not necessarily related to or researching a person just because their name is on this site. While we do our best to be accurate, we sometimes make mistakes. Please use this information as a guide. Verify the information with your own research. If you find any errors, please email us and report them. Thanks!