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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

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Native American Canada/New France  Catherine  Annenontak

  (b. abt. 1648, Canada   d. 11 January 1709Batiscan, Canada, New France )  

Catherine Annenontak was born abt. 1648 in , Canada. Catherine Annenontak was the child of

She married  Jean Durand dit Lafortune 26 September 1662 in Québec, Canada, New France (Quebec City) .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jean Durand dit Lafortune  was born abt. 1636 in , France .  He died abt. 1672 in Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada* . 

She married  (2) Jacques Couturier 28 June 1672 in Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France* .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Jacques Couturier  was born abt. 1646 in , France .  He died abt. 1697 in , Québec Province, Canada . 

She married  (3) Jean LaFond 28 August 1697 in Batiscan, Canada, New France (Ste-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (St-François-Xavier-de-Batiscan) .  Jean LaFond  was born 21 May 1646 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada .  He died 10 May 1716 in Batiscan, Québec, Canada .  He was the son of Étienne LaFond dit Pepin and Marie Boucher.

Catherine Annenontak died 11 January 1709 in Batiscan, Canada, New France .

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daughter of Nicolas Annenontak and Jeanne Obrih8andet
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Catherine Annenontak married immigrant France Jean Durand dit Lafortune-- Date: 26 September 1662 Place: Québec, Canada, New France (Quebec City)

Added: 12/5/2014 1:26:59 PM  

Canada/New France Marie-Catherine Durand (b.4 June 1666, Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France*   d. 23 November 1708, Batiscan, Canada, New France )

Canada/New France Ignace Durand (b.abt. 1669, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 29 November 1697, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France )

Canada/New France Louis Durand (b.13 November 1670, Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France*   d. June 1740, Lanoraie, Canada, New France )

Catherine Annenontak married immigrant France Jacques Couturier-- Date: 28 June 1672 Place: Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France*

Added: 3/4/2016 10:31:16 AM  

Canada/New France Denis-Joseph Couturier (b.9 March 1681, L'Ancienne Lorette, Canada, New France  d. , )

Catherine Annenontak married Canada/New France Jean LaFond-- Date: 28 August 1697 Place: Batiscan, Canada, New France (Ste-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (St-François-Xavier-de-Batiscan)
Jean LaFond was the son of Étienne LaFond dit Pepin and Marie Boucher

Added: 4/1/2017 8:56:20 AM  

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Invention 1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)
"In 1656 Dutch mathematician, astronomer, physicist and horologist Christiaan Huygens invented the pendulum clock in 1656 and patented it in 1657. This technology reduced the loss of time by clocks...Read MORE...

Canada 1659 - François de Laval arrives in Québec as vicar general of the pope (June). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada 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. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1662 Marriage / Partner
Catherine Annenontak and Jean Durand dit Lafortune 26 September 1662, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Canada 1663 - Québec becomes a royal province. The first Filles du roi (Kings Daughters) arrive in New France during the summer
In 1663, the King Louis XIV took over direct control of the government of New France, making it a Crown colony with Québec becoming a Royal Province. Royal governors and other officials replaced...Read MORE...

News 1666 Census - Altogether the white population of Canada, including the settlers and laborers arriving during the summer of 1665, numbered only 3215. Yet the colony had been in existence for fifty-seven years!
2034 males and 1181 females.

The married people numbered 1109, and there were 528 families.

Elderly people were but few in number, 95 only being from fifty-one to sixty years old, 43 from...Read MORE...

Canada 1666 - The Carignan-Salières regiment destroys five Mohawk villages, eventually leading to peace between the Iroquois and the French. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Invention 1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity
"...According to the well-known story, it was on seeing an apple fall in his orchard at some time during 1665 or 1666 that Newton conceived that the same force governed the motion of the Moon and the ...Read MORE...

1666 Birth of Child
Marie-Catherine Durand was born 4 June 1666, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada*

Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

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. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada 1670 - The Hudson's Bay Company is founded by royal charter and, underwritten by a group of English merchants, is granted trade rights over Rupert's Land -- i.e., all territory draining into Hudson Bay (May 2). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1670 Birth of Child
Louis Durand was born 13 November 1670, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada*

1672 Marriage / Partner
Catherine Annenontak and Jacques Couturier 28 June 1672, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada*

Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada 1673 - Final Group of Filles du Roi Arrive
September: The last shipment of Filles du Roi arrived Quebec from France, and the program ended. The population of New France had risen to 6,700 people, an increase of 168% in the eleven years...Read MORE...

Canada 1673 - Frontenac sends Marquette and Jolliet to explore the Missippi. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1681 Birth of Child
Denis-Joseph Couturier was born 9 March 1681, L'Ancienne Lorette, Québec, Canada

News 1684 - Église de Saint-François-Xavier established at Batiscan -

Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

Canada 1689 - 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...Read MORE...

World History 1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.

Canada 1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps. acadtime.htm -

Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October) about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1697 Marriage / Partner
Catherine Annenontak and Jean LaFond 28 August 1697, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Ste-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (St-François-Xavier-de-Batiscan)

1697 Death of Child
Ignace Durand died 29 November 1697, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada

Invention 1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)
"Thomas Savery was an English inventor credited with making important advancements and discoveries in the development of the steam engine. He was born in 1650 at Shilston and belonged to a well known ...Read MORE...

News 1698 - October 14 - New France census shows: Batiscan with 422 inhabitants todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ October_14 -

Canada 1701 - 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....Read MORE...

Canada 1702 - 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 -

1708 Death of Child
Marie-Catherine Durand died 23 November 1708, Batiscan, Québec, Canada

11 January 1709
Batiscan, Québec, Canada

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