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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag  Étienne  CHEVALIER

  (b. 11 December 1642, France   d. 19 March 1697Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Canada, New France )  

Summary: Étienne CHEVALIER was born 11 December 1642 in , France. Étienne CHEVALIER was the child of

Étienne was a Carignan-Salières soldier, arriving in New France in 1665.

He married  Anne-Claude PROVOST 28 October 1678 in Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Anne-Claude PROVOST  was born 11 October 1665 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) .  She died 14 October 1690 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) .  She was the daughter of François PROVOST and Marguerite GAILLARD dite DUPLESSIS.

Étienne CHEVALIER died 19 March 1697 in Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Canada, New France.

Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan


Notes:
son of Rene Chevalier and Isabelle Pescheny


Details of the life of Étienne appear below.
Did You Know?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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Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? In New France, boys who were married at age 20 or younger and girls who were married at age 16 or younger were awarded the sum of 20 pounds each on their wedding day.

Canada: A People's History (www.cbc.ca/ history/)
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada - Église de Saint-Augustin
325, Route 138, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, QUÉBEC
Established 1691
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Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada - View of Saint Augustin on the St. Lawrence (1837)
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Étienne CHEVALIER married flag Anne-Claude PROVOST-- Date: 28 October 1678 Place: Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France
Anne-Claude PROVOST was the daughter of François PROVOST and Marguerite GAILLARD dite DUPLESSIS




Children:
flag Marie-Anne CHEVALIER (b.abt. 1680, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 4 April 1711, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Étienne CHEVALIER (b.13 October 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France   d. 18 September 1725, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Geneviève CHEVALIER (b.6 March 1687, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Canada, New France  d. , )

flag Françoise-Catherine CHEVALIER (b.20 November 1689, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Canada, New France  d. 3 December 1748, Ancienne Lorette, Canada, New France )

flag Marguerite-Agnès CHEVALIER (b.1690, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 26 June 1741, Ancienne Lorette, Canada, New France )


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Birth
11 December 1642
, France

France 1643 - King Louis XIII dies, Louis XIV assumes French throne


Canada 1648-49 The Iroquois disperse the Huron nation.

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Canada 1659 - François de Laval arrives in Québec as vicar general of the pope (June).

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France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.


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.

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News On August 26, 1660, Louis XIV made a triumphal entry into Paris with his wife, Marie-Therese. The royal couple took their places...
Louis XIV wasn't just a ceremonial king who represents the kingdom, but makes no decisions of his...Read MORE...


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 ...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....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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1678 Marriage / Partner
Étienne CHEVALIER and Anne-Claude PROVOST 28 October 1678, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
News 1679 - Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures founded

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1683 Birth of Child
Étienne CHEVALIER was born 13 October 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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1687 Birth of Child
Geneviève CHEVALIER was born 6 March 1687, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
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...Read MORE...


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


1689 Birth of Child
Françoise-Catherine CHEVALIER was born 20 November 1689, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
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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1690 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anne-Claude PROVOST died 14 October 1690, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
News 1691 - (Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures) The town was founded in 1691 by three families (Desroches, Racette, Couture).

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News 1691 - Église de Saint-Augustin established at Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures

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Death
19 March 1697
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada



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