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Canada/New France  Joseph  Vaillancourt

  (b. 23 July 1684Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Ste Famille)   d. 28 March 1755Lachenaie, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-du-Lac) )  

Joseph Vaillancourt was born 23 July 1684 in Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Ste Famille). Joseph Vaillancourt was the child of Robert Vaillancourt and Marie-Françoise Gobeil and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Jean Gobeil and Jeanne Guillet (Guyet)

He married  Charlotte Muloin 02 May 1707 in Laval (Saint-François-de-Sales), Québec, Canada (Île Jésus)* .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Charlotte Muloin  was born abt. 1689 in Québec (Quebec) Province, Canada (New France) .  She died 30 September 1739 in Lachenaie, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-du-Lac) .  She was the daughter of Jean Mulouin and Marguerite Forget.

Joseph Vaillancourt died 28 March 1755 in Lachenaie, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-du-Lac).

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Son of Robert Vaillancourt and Marie-Francoise Gobeil

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Joseph Vaillancourt married Canada/New France Charlotte Muloin-- Date: 02 May 1707 Place: Laval (Saint-François-de-Sales), Québec, Canada (Île Jésus)*
Click here to go to source Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal 

Charlotte Muloin was the daughter of Jean Mulouin and Marguerite Forget

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Updated: 1/11/2014 3:10:30 PM

Canada/New France Catherine Vaillancourt (b.1712, Québec (Quebec) Province, Canada (New France)  d. 1799-05-24, Lachenaie, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-du-Lac))

Canada/New France Joseph Vaillancourt (b.1 October 1713, Laval (Saint-François-de-Sales), Québec, Canada (Île Jésus)*  d. , )

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23 July 1684
Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Ste Famille)

NewsIn 1685, the Sisters of Notre-Dame established a mission in Sainte-Famille at the request of Father Lamy for the purpose of educating girls. en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/ -

Canada1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre
On the night of August 4-5, 1689, nearly 1,500 Iroquois warriors crossed the St. Lawrence at Lake St. Louis, its widest point in the Montreal area. On the opposite shore, the inhabitants of the hamlet...Read MORE...

World History1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.

News1689 - November 13 - Raiding party of 150 Iroquois makes a late night attack on the settlement of Lachenaie,
20 miles downriver from Montreal; 30 people massacred and several prisoners taken; Governor Frontenac responds by asking the King for military reinforcements. todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ November_13 -

Canada1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps. acadtime.htm -

Canada1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October) about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Invention1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)

Canada1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal
On August 4, 1701, some 40 Aboriginal nations gathered in Montreal. On that day, their representatives dinged the Treaty of Montreal. People in Montreal would remember this ceremony for a long time. A...Read MORE...

Canada1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1707 Marriage / Partner
Joseph Vaillancourt and Charlotte Muloin 02 May 1707, Laval (Saint-François-de-Sales), Québec, Canada (Île Jésus)*

Canada1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
The Acadian community of Port Royal is captured by Francis Nickolson for the British and renamed it Fort Anne, and the community, Annapolis Royal. Daniel d'Auger de Subercase (1661-1732), with less t...Read MORE...

Canada1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)
Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the French.
History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd. -

NewsIn 1734, Abbot Joseph Dufrost, the newly named parish (St-Famille) priest, was given the mandate to build what would be the current church.
Today, this building is the oldest two-steepled church in Canada, and the only church in Quebec with three bell towers at the front of the building. en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/ -

CanadaIn 1745 Louisbourg fell to British forces from New England.
An expedition organized by Massachusetts Governor William Shirley besieged and ultimately captured the French fortress of Louisbourg, on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, in 1745 as part of King Geor...Read MORE...

CanadaThe Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle returned Louisbourg to the French in 1748 acadian/ timeline.html -

Canada1749 - 2,576 settlers are brought to Acadia by the British. Halifax is founded. acadtime.htm
The establishment of Halifax in 1749 engrained a solid colonized British presence on the Atlantic Coast.

Britain founds Halifax to counter the French presence at Louisbourg. acadian/ timeline.html -

Canada1750 - German immigrants begin to arrive in numbers at Halifax. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada1752 - Canada's first newspaper, the weekly Halifax Gazette, appears (March 23). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Invention1753 - The lightning rod is invented (Benjamin Franklin, United States)
Those of our Readers in this and the neighboring Provinces, who may have had an Opportunity of observing, during the present Summer, and of the Effects of Lightning on Houses, Ships, Trees, &c. are re...Read MORE...

World History1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.

28 March 1755
Lachenaie, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-du-Lac)

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