Quebec - Did you know?New France was born and nurtured in an atmosphere of religious devotion. To the habitant the Church was everything--his school, his counselor, his almsgiver, his newspaper, his philosopher of things present and of things to come. To him it was the source of all knowledge, experience, and inspiration, and to it he never faltered in ungrudging loyalty.
Source: Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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He married Anne-Claude Provost
28 October 1678
in Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada* (St-Joseph-de-Sillery)
The couple had (at least) 5 children.
was born 11 October 1665
in Québec, Québec, Canada
She died 14 October 1690
in Québec, Québec, Canada
She was the daughter of François Provost and Marguerite Gaillard dite Duplessis.
Étienne Chevalier died 19 March 1697
in Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, 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...
1668 - The Carignan-Salières regiment is recalled to France, but several hundred choose to remain behind, many in return for local seigneuries.
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).
1690 Death of Spouse/Partner Anne-Claude Provost died 14 October 1690, Québec, Québec, Canada
Death 19 March 1697 Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
Added: 12/25/2014 10:00:55 AM
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