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Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Jean  SICARD dit CARUFEL

  (b. 27 April 1664 France   d. August 1743 Maskinongé, Canada, New France )  

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SICARD dit CARUFEL Genealogy

Jean SICARD dit CARUFEL was born 27 April 1664 in France. Jean SICARD dit CARUFEL was the child of ?   and   ?

Jean was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1694.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Geneviève RATTÉ 27 November 1694 in Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Geneviève RATTÉ  was born 27 January 1678 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada.  She died 29 November 1732 in Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph).  She was the daughter of Jacques RATTÉ and Anne-Marie MARTIN.

Jean SICARD dit CARUFEL died August 1743 in Maskinongé, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Sergent Cie des Méloizes



Born at St-Jacques, Castres, Haut-Languedoc, France


Details of the family tree of Jean 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? In New France, on the week-days of summer every one wore a straw hat which the women of the...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Québec from France it was a custom to add a 'dit' nickname to the surname. The English translation of 'dit' is 'said'. The Colonists of Nouvelle France added 'dit' names as distinguishers. A settler might have wanted to differentiate their family from their siblings by taking a 'dit' name that described the locale to which they had relocated. The acquiring of a 'dit' name might also be the result of a casual adoption, whereby the person wanted to honor the family who had raised them. Another reason was also to distinguish themselves by taking as a 'dit' name the town or village in France from which they originated. This custom ended around 1900 when people began using only one name, either the 'dit' nickname or their original surname.

Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)
  • 1664 Birth
    27 April 1664
    , France

  • 'On 11 May 1664... Two years later, Jean, son of Pierre and of Marie de Fargues was born in Castres. Having embarked on his military career at an early age, this young man was only 19 years old when he went into the service of Francois-Marie Renaud d'Avesne des Meloizes, a Captain in the regular French forces. The latter's Company was immediately recruited in France, by the new Governor-General of Canada, Brisay de Denonville.'

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    1694 Marriage Saint Pierre de L'Isle d'Orleans, Quebec
    (CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
  • 1694 Marriage / Partner
    Jean SICARD dit CARUFEL and Geneviève RATTÉ 27 November 1694, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
  • 1695 Birth of Child
    Ursule SICARD dite CARUFEL was born 17 September 1695, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
  • 1698 Birth of Child
    Marie-Anne SICARD dite CARUFEL was born 12 July 1698, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
  • 1700 Birth of Child
    Jean SICARD dit CARUFEL was born 11 June 1700, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
  • 1701 Birth of Child
    Joseph SICARD dit CARUFEL was born 12 June 1701, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada


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