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immigrant France  François  Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau)

  (b. abt. 1625, France   d. 10 February 1669Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada* )  

François Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) was born abt. 1625 in , France. François Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) was the child of

François was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1665.

He married  Suzanne Lecompte 1665 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) (New France) .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Suzanne Lecompte  was born abt. 1639 in , France .  She died 24 December 1666 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada* . 

François Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) died 10 February 1669 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada* .

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François Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) married immigrant Fille du Roi France Suzanne Lecompte-- Date: 1665 Place: , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) (New France)

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Canada/New France Michel Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) (b.24 December 1666, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada*   d. 12 May 1731, Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada )

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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. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

1666 Death of Spouse/Partner
Suzanne Lecompte died 24 December 1666, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada*

1666 Birth of Child
Michel Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) was born 24 December 1666, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada*

Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

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. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ prehistory-to-1800.html -

10 February 1669
Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada*

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