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Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? The seigneurial system was a form of land settlement modelled on the French feudal system. It began in New France in 1627 with the formation of the Compagnie des Cent-Associés that was initially responsible for handing out land grants and seigneurial rights. The land was divided into 5 by 15 kilometre plots, usually along major rivers like the St. Lawrence. They were then further subdivided into narrow, but long lots for settlement. These lots were usually long enough to be suitable for faming, and they provided everyone who lived on them with equal access to neighbouring farms and the river.

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immigrant Fille a Marier France  Antoinette  Lamoureux

  (b. abt. 1648, France   d. 17 January 1706Québec, Québec, Canada )  

Antoinette Lamoureux was born abt. 1648 in , France. Antoinette Lamoureux was the child of

Antoinette was a Fille à Marier, arriving in New France by 1663.

She married  Marin Nourice 8 January 1663 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La-Visitation-de-Notre-Dame du Chateau-Richer) .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Marin Nourice  was born abt. 1633 in Rouen, France .  He died 16 December 1700 in Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada . 

Antoinette Lamoureux died 17 January 1706 in Québec, Québec, Canada .


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Antoinette Lamoureux married immigrant France Marin Nourice-- Date: 8 January 1663 Place: Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La-Visitation-de-Notre-Dame du Chateau-Richer)
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Name: Marin Norice
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Spouse's Name: Antoinette Lamoureux
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Event Date: 08 Jan 1663
Event Place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec
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Race: White
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01734-5
System Origin: Canada-EASy
GS Film number: 1018161
Reference ID: P 127

"Canada Marriages, 1661-1949," index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F2KL-G2Q : accessed 21 April 2015), Marin Norice and Antoinette Lamoureux, 08 Jan 1663; citing Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec, reference P 127; FHL microfilm 1,018,161.

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Canada/New France Jeanne Nourice (b.abt. 1666, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 2 December 1741, Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada)

Canada/New France Geneviève Nourice (b.9 August 1677, Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada  d. 22 January 1678, Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada)



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Fille a Marier

"When the Company of 100 Associates began their settlement scheme, their plan of recruiting only families proved to be too costly, so instead they signed on single men; tradesman and labourers; who would be indentured for three years. However, this meant that more than 80% of the colonists were men, so even if they decided to stay at the end of their term, there was little hope of them starting a family, unless they chose a Canadian girl. But, since her family would never allow her, or her children, to leave their village; the company directors needed to avoid this from happening.

So instead, they began recruiting "marriagable young girls", who would first sign a contract in France and then be given passage and a small dowry to become the wife of a Quebec settler. You might wonder why these young girls (many under 16), would risk the dangers and hardships, which by now most of France were well aware of; but believe it or not; for many it was the best option.

At the time, marriages were arranged, so if the girl's family did not have the means to provide a sutable dowry, her only option was to become a nun, if she was Catholic; or marry beneath her station. In the case of the young Filles a Marier, though a marriage contract must be signed before departure, she had every right to refuse the union, once she met her husband-to-be. As a matter of fact, many of them did just that, and were provided safe passage home." (http://www.thinal.co.cc/weallcamefromsomewhere/Kebec/filles_marier.html)
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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...
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1663 Marriage / Partner
Antoinette Lamoureux and Marin Nourice 8 January 1663, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La-Visitation-de-Notre-Dame du Chateau-Richer)

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...


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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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).

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Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.

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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.

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Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec.

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1677 Birth of Child
Geneviève Nourice was born 9 August 1677, Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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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...


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

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Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

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1700 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marin Nourice died 16 December 1700, Sainte-Famille, L'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

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.

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Death
17 January 1706
Québec, Québec, Canada



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