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Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)


Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? The habitant liked to be near his fellows, partly for his own safety against marauding redskins, but chiefly because the colony was at best a lonely place in the long cold season when there was little for any one to do.

Source: Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)



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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier France  Antoine  Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme

  (b. 22 December 1633, France   d. 18 September 1717Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville) )  

Antoine Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme was born 22 December 1633 in , France. Antoine Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme was the child of

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

He married  Pérette Hallier 15 October 1669 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Pérette Hallier  was born abt. 1651 in , France . 

Antoine Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme died 18 September 1717 in Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville).


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Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan

son of Jean Bordeleau and Marie Villain

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Antoine Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme married France Pérette Hallier-- Date: 15 October 1669 Place: Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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Canada/New France Antoine Bordeleau (b.18 December 1673, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)  d. 4 May 1758, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville))

Canada/New France Marie-Louise Bordeleau (b.15 August 1676, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville)  d. 1 July 1720, Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Québec, Canada)



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Birth
22 December 1633
, France

France 1635 - France enters Thirty Years War as an active combatant. Franco-Spanish War begins.


France 1638 - King Louis XIV born in France
History of France : Highlights from Louis XIV to Napoleon


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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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1669 Marriage / Partner
Antoine Bordeleau dit Laforest Bonhomme and Pérette Hallier 15 October 1669, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

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
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Canada 1673 - Frontenac sends Marquette and Jolliet to explore the Missippi.

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1673 Birth of Child
Antoine Bordeleau was born 18 December 1673, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec.

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1676 Birth of Child
Marie-Louise Bordeleau was born 15 August 1676, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville)

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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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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Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
The Acadian community of Port Royal is captured by Francis Nickolson for the British and renamed it Fort Anne, and the community, Annapolis Royal. Daniel d'Auger de Subercase (1661-1732), with less...Read MORE...


Canada 1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)
Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the French.
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Death
18 September 1717
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (St-François-de-Sales-de-Neuville)


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