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immigrant flag male ancestor  Nicolas  PELLETIER

  (b. 7 December 1594 France   d. 9 November 1674 Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France )  

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Nicolas PELLETIER was born 7 December 1594 in France. Nicolas PELLETIER was the child of ?   and   ?

Nicolas was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1636.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Jeanne DEVOISY (ROUSSI) abt. 1631 in France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Jeanne DEVOISY (ROUSSI)  was born 27 April 1612 in France.  She died 12 December 1689 in Sorel, Québec, Canada. 

Nicolas PELLETIER died 9 November 1674 in Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Master Carpenter

Born at Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul de Gallardon en Beauce, France

For more information on this family, see GrandesFamilles/ NicolasPelletier/ NicolasPelletier.htm

Details of the family tree of Nicolas 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? Throughout 17th century Quebec, it was not uncommon to see older men marrying young girls. Such...Read MORE...

History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd.
  • 1594 Birth
    7 December 1594
    , France
  • 1636-1645
    'The family lives in Quebec City from 1636 to 1645. During this time, Nicolas is a 'charpentier menusier' or 'master carpenter', who specializes in the construction of houses. On one occasion, he along with another master carpenter, PierrePelletier, appraised the timber-frames of Louis Hébert's house, the first private home to be built outside the Québec fortification. He also constructed the steeple of Notre Dame du Quebec, and the next year,...Read MORE...

  • 1637 Birth of Child
    Marie PELLETIER was born 3 April 1637, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1640 Birth of Child
    Louise PELLETIER was born 10 May 1640, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1642 Birth of Child
    Françoise PELLETIER was born 13 April 1642, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1644 Birth of Child
    Jeanne PELLETIER was born 19 March 1644, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1645
    'On September 12, 1645, Governor Charles Huault de Montmagny gives Nicolas fifty arpents, or acres, in the seigniory of Sillery, adjacent to St-François-Xavier Fort, near Cap Rouge, along the St-Lawrence River, and the family settles there shortly thereafter.'

    Source: m_ruel/ biographies/ pelletier.html
  • 1646 Birth of Child
    Geneviève PELLETIER was born 6 April 1646, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

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