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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 )  

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
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.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? In the French-speaking parishes of the Province of Quebec, lutins are considered as mischievous, fun-loving little spirits, which may be protecting or annoying household gods or demons, according to the treatment that they receive from the inmates of the house where they have chosen to dwell. It generally takes the form of a domestic pet, such as a dog, a cat, a bird, a rabbit, or even a reptile of the inoffensive species, or, again, rats and mice that have learned to become familiar with the members of a household.

Source: The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec
son of Rene Chevalier and Isabelle Pescheny

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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
Église de Saint-Augustin
325, Route 138,...
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada - View of Saint Augustin on the St. Lawrence (1837)
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-470-18
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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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

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 )

Events During the Lifetime of Étienne CHEVALIER

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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)
1683 Birth of Child
Étienne CHEVALIER was born 13 October 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
1687 Birth of Child
Geneviève CHEVALIER was born 6 March 1687, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
1689 Birth of Child
Françoise-Catherine CHEVALIER was born 20 November 1689, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada
1690 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anne-Claude PROVOST died 14 October 1690, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Added: 12/25/2014 10:00:55 AM

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