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Source: The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec



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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier France  Étienne  Chevalier

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

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, Québec, Canada* (St-Joseph-de-Sillery) .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Anne-Claude Provost  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.


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Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan

son of Rene Chevalier and Isabelle Pescheny

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Étienne Chevalier married Canada/New France Anne-Claude Provost-- Date: 28 October 1678 Place: Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada* (St-Joseph-de-Sillery)
Anne-Claude Provost was the daughter of François Provost and Marguerite Gaillard dite Duplessis




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

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

Canada/New France Geneviève Chevalier (b.6 March 1687, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada  d. , )

Canada/New France Françoise-Catherine Chevalier (b.20 November 1689, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, Canada  d. 3 December 1748, L'Ancienne Lorette, Québec, Canada)

Canada/New France Marguerite-Agnès Chevalier (b.1690, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 26 June 1741, L'Ancienne Lorette, Québec, Canada)



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Birth
11 December 1642
, France

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


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...
Louis XIV wasn't just a ceremonial king who represents the kingdom, but makes no decisions of his own... His regime was considered an absolute monarchy, and Louis XIV was the sole master. No...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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1678 Marriage / Partner
Étienne Chevalier and Anne-Claude Provost 28 October 1678, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada* (St-Joseph-de-Sillery)

1683 Birth of Child
Étienne Chevalier was born 13 October 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada

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 St. Louis, its widest point in the Montreal area. On the opposite shore, the inhabitants of the...Read MORE...


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

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



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