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immigrant flag  Pierre  MARTIN

  (b. abt. 1601, France   d. bet. 1671-1678Port Royal, Acadia )  
Summary: Pierre MARTIN was born abt. 1601 in , France. Pierre MARTIN was the child of

Pierre was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1636.

He married  Catherine VIGNEAU 30 June 1630 in France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Catherine VIGNEAU  was born abt. 1603 in , France .  She died bet. 1671-1678 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia . 

Pierre MARTIN died bet. 1671-1678 in Port Royal, Acadia.
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Supposedly brought first apple trees to Acadia from France.


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Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? When France signed the Treaty of Paris in 1763, it gave Great Britain its colonial possessions in North America, except the islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, off the coast of Newfoundland.

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Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia - Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
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Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia - Map of Acadia
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Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia - Church of St. Louis
540 St George St., Annapolis Royal, NOVA SCOTIA
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Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
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Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
Powder Magazine, Old Fort, Annapolis Royal, N.S.

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Pierre MARTIN married immigrant flag Catherine VIGNEAU-- Date: 30 June 1630 Place: , France
"Among the followers of de Razilly who debarked at la Heve on the 8th of September, 1632, were Pierre Martin, his wife, Catherine Vigneau and their young son, also named Pierre, age six. They were peasants from Britanny. In 1636, Pierre Martin and his wife had moved to Port Royal and in the same year a second son was born to them. He was named Mathieu and was the first child of French parentage born in Acadia..."

Title Old Families of Louisiana
Authors Stanley Clisby Arthur, George Campbell Huchet de Kernion
Editor Stanley Clisby Arthur
Edition reprint
Publisher Genealogical Publishing Com, 2006
ISBN 0806346884, 9780806346885
Length 432 pages
Page 384



"Pierre, son of René Martin and Étiennette Poirier of St.-German de Bourgeuil in the Loire valley of France, born in c1601, married Catherine, daughter of Olivier Vigneau, at St.-Germain de Bourgueil in June 1630. Six years later, having been recruited by agents of the Company of New France, Pierre arrived in Acadia on the St.-Jehan with his wife Catherine and sons Étienne, Pierre, fils, and Urbain. Pierre, père died at Port-Royal in the late 1670s, in his 70s. He and Catherine had seven children, including four sons, but only two of them married, and only one of them had children of his own. Their three daughters married into the Morin dit Boucher, Bourg, Pellerin, and Mercier dit Caudebec families. "

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Children:
immigrant flag Pierre MARTIN (b.5 October 1632 , , France  d. , , Acadia, Canada )

flag Mathieu MARTIN (b.1636, Port Royal, Acadia  d. abt. 1724, , Acadia, Canada )

flag Marie Madeleine MARTIN (b.abt. 1637, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 16 September 1714 , Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Marguerite MARTIN (b.abt. 1639, , Acadia, Canada   d. 24 April 1707, Port Royal, Acadia)

flag Andree MARTIN (b.abt. 1641, , Acadia, Canada   d. aft. 23 November 1716, , Acadia, Canada )


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Origin of Surname
MARTIN
This name may be derived from the Latin martius, warlike, from Mars, the God of War. In the ...Read MORE...


News 1603 - March 15: Samuel de Champlain set sail for Quebec from Honfleur, France following in the path of Jacques Cartier to the St Lawrence River and Tadoussac

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News 1610 - June 24 - Micmac chief Membertou and 20 family members baptized by Jesse La Fleche at Port Royal; First Roman Catholic missionary in Canada; First Christian converts in New France

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News 1613 Port Royal looted and burned by pirate Captain Argyle from Virginia.


France 1617 - Louis XIII crowned at the age of 17 (France)


News 1629 July three ships with Scotish settlers arrive at Port Royal.


1630 Marriage / Partner
Pierre MARTIN and Catherine VIGNEAU 30 June 1630, , France
News 1631 - July 10 - King Charles I [England] orders William Alexander to give Port Royal back to the French and destroy the fort built by his son
Scots are forced to abandon their settlement at Port Royal.
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1632 Birth of Child
Pierre MARTIN was born 5 October 1632 , , France
News 1635 - Port Royal moved across the river.


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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News 1643 Fort Anne built at new Port Royal site.


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


News 1650 - English 'Brawn'
Acadia (Nova Scotia) recipes called for English ‘Brawn’. Brawn was originally for the flesh of the...Read MORE...


News 1654 - Acadia
The Acadian children born between 1654 and 1670 had little or no knowledge of France. Unlike New...Read MORE...


News 1654 Captain Sedwidge with Orders from Oliver Cromwell, lord protector of England, captures Port Royal.


News 1658 - The population of Port Royal, Acadia is no more than 250 souls.

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France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.


News 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...Read MORE...


News 1667 - Treaty of Breda - Acadia is given back to France
The Treaty of Breda restored Acadia to France. Paris largely ignored Acadia, and Quebec's war with ...Read MORE...


News 1670 - Acadia
The French decision to not send colonists to Canada in 1666 had a profound impact on Canada as...Read MORE...


1671 Census - Port Royal
Pierre MARTIN, 70, wife Catherine VIGNEAU 68 Children (married): Pierre 45, Marie 35, Marguerite...Read MORE...


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