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Ancestor is complete! immigrant Fille a Marier flag female ancestor  Marthe-Marie  ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT)

  (b. 28 March 1632 La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France   d. 26 August 1700 Montréal, Canada, New France )  

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Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) was born 28 March 1632 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France. Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) was the child of Marc ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT)   and   Louise BRODEUR

Marthe-Marie was a Fille à Marier , arriving in New France by 1658.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS 16 September 1658 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS  was born abt. 1636 in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France.  He died 5 August 1688 in Repentigny, Québec, Canada (La Purification-de-Repentigny).  He was the son of Simon RICHAUME and Catherine BELLIER (BELIER).

Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) died 26 August 1700 in Montréal, Canada, New France .

Baptisted at Ste Marguerite chapel in the parish Notre-Dame-de-Cougnes in La Rochelle, France.
Daughter of March Arnault and Louise Brodeur.

Details of the family tree of Marthe-Marie appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec 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 Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? A common belief in old Quebec was that lutins [spirits] had the power to do many things for people. ...Read MORE...

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

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT)

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Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag male ancestor Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS-- Date: 16 September 1658 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS was the son of Simon RICHAUME and Catherine BELLIER (BELIER)

Marriage record found at Notre-Dame de Montreal, Quebec in Drouin Collection

Pierre Richeaume and Marthe Arnue


flag female ancestor Barbe RICHAUME (b.22 June 1659, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 17 January 1725, Contrecœur, Canada, New France )
m. Pierre MEUNIER dit LAPIERRE 12 October 1675
m. François GARNIER dit LAFORGE 19 November 1703

flag baby boy ancestor Gabriel RICHAUME (b.22 June 1659, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 24 December 1659, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag male ancestor Jacques RICHAUME dit PETRUS (b.19 February 1661 , Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 21 April 1713 , Montréal, Canada, New France )
m. Marguerite GRATIOT (GRACIOT) 1684
m. Madeleine FOUCAULT (FOUQUEREAU) 25 February 1710

flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine RICHAUME (b.23 November 1662, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 10 January 1722, Montréal, Canada, New France )
m. Jean BRUNET dit LASABLONNIÈRE 1 July 1677

flag female ancestor Marie-Marthe RICHAUME (b.4 March 1665 , Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 29 July 1703, Contrecœur, Canada, New France )
m. Gilles MONIN dit LAFLEUR abt. 1679
m. Jean-Baptiste LEGARDEUR 
m. Louis ETHIER QUAY (GUAY) dit DARAGON 1694

flag female ancestor Elisabeth RICHAUME (b.31 August 1666 , Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 04 April 1703, Montréal, Canada, New France )
m. Robert DESMARAIS 23 July 1682
m. Pierre MOREAU dit FRANCOEUR 16 August 1697

flag female ancestor Jeanne RICHAUME (b.3 December 1668 , Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 6 December 1701, Montréal, Canada, New France )
m. Pierre JANOT dit BELHUMEUR 8 May 1688

flag female ancestor Madeleine RICHAUME (b.28 March 1672, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 1 May 1743, Boucherville, Canada, New France )
m. Pierre BABIN dit LACROIX 21 August 1691
m. Antoine DAUNAIS (DAUNAY) 8 May 1735

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Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT)

1695 Title Report Author Québec (Québec). Secretary's Office Published 1891 Original from the New York Public Library Digitized May 9, 2006 Page 294

(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
28 March 1632
La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France


"Marthe Arnault (also seen as Arnu) was born about 1632 and baptized on March 28, 1632 at Ste-Marguerite, La Rochelle, France; the daughter of Marc Arnault and Louise Brodeur. In the days before the state sponsored 'King's Daughters' scheme; seigneurs, churches, merhants; or indeed anyone with a vested interest in 'New France' were trying to promote settlement in the colony."

"However, moving entire families was costly, so instead they...

1658 Marriage / Partner
Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) and Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS 16 September 1658, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1659 Birth of Child
Barbe RICHAUME was born 22 June 1659, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1659 Birth of Child
Gabriel RICHAUME was born 22 June 1659, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1661 Birth of Child
Jacques RICHAUME dit PETRUS was born 19 February 1661 , Montréal, Québec, Canada
1662 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine RICHAUME was born 23 November 1662, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1665 Birth of Child
Marie-Marthe RICHAUME was born 4 March 1665 , Montréal, Québec, Canada


Pierre Richomme 30 Habitant

Marthe Arnue 30 Epouse

Barbe Richomme 7 Fille

Jacques Richomme 5 Fils

Marie Magne Richomme 3 Fille

Marie Marthe Richomme 1 Fille

Pierre Perusse 30 Domestique, engage

(CANADA) - 1666 Montreal Census

1666 Birth of Child
Elisabeth RICHAUME was born 31 August 1666 , Montréal, Québec, Canada
1668 Birth of Child
Jeanne RICHAUME was born 3 December 1668 , Montréal, Québec, Canada
1672 Birth of Child
Madeleine RICHAUME was born 28 March 1672, Montréal, Québec, Canada

1681 Canadian Census Signeurie de Repentigny

Pierre Richaume, 46
Marthe Arnue, sa femme, 46
Jacques, 20
Elizabeth, 15
Jeanne, 12
Madeleine, 9

Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882

1688 Death of Spouse/Partner
Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS died 5 August 1688, Repentigny, Québec, Canada (La Purification-de-Repentigny)
26 August 1700
Montréal, Québec, Canada

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