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HELP! Ancestor is complete! flag female ancestor  Marie Josephe Esther  SAYWARD (SAYER)

  (b. 7 March 1685 York, Maine, New England   d. 17 January 1770 Montréal, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER) was born 7 March 1685 in York, Maine, New England . Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER) was the child of John SAYWARD   and   Mary RISHWORTH and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Henry SAYWARD and Mary PEASLEY (maternal)  Edward RISHWORTH and Suzanne WHEELRIGHT

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Marie Josephe Esther  married  Pierre LESTAGE 5 January 1712 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Pierre LESTAGE  was born 2 February 1682 in Bayonne, France.  Pierre died 21 December 1743 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul). 

Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER) died 17 January 1770 in Montréal, Province of Québec, Canada .
Details of the family tree of 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.
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Did You Know?The name Maine is probably a practical nautical term which refers to the region being a mainland (separate from the many surrounding islands). Reference to the area as 'Maine' in writing first appeared in 1622. (

Prior to 1685 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New England
1776 - 1820 - Massachusetts (District of Maine)
March 15, 1820 - Maine becomes 23rd U.S. state

  • Biography
    Name: Esther Sayward
    Event Type: Birth
    Event Date: 07 Mar 1685
    Event Place: York, comté d'York, Maine, United States
    Gender: Female
    Marital Status: Married
    Baptism Date: x
    Father's Name: John Sayward
    Mother's Name: Mary Risworth
    Spouse's Name: Pierre de Lestage

    'Quebec, Quebec Federation of Genealogical Societies, Family Origins, 1621-1865,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:QKDB-HWLX : 10 February...Read MORE...
  • True Stories of New England Captives Carried to Canada During the Old French and Indian Wars By Charlotte Alice Baker
    '...Our next meeting with Mary Rishworth Plaisted is at her baptism in Montreal The following is a free translation of the Parish record On the 8th of December 1693 there was baptized sous condition an English woman from New England named in her own country Marie who born at York on the 8th of January O. S. 1660 of the marriage of Edouard Rishworth and Suzanne Willwright both Protestants of Lincoln in old England and married last to Jacques...Read MORE...

  • Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER)
    Marriage Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.
  • 1712 Marriage / Partner
    Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER) and Pierre LESTAGE 5 January 1712, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1712 Birth of Child
    Marie-Josephe LESTAGE was born 1 October 1712, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1714 Birth of Child
    Jacques-Pierre LESTAGE was born 25 August 1714, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1743 Death of Spouse/Partner
    Pierre LESTAGE died 21 December 1743, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER)
    Page 3, IXXV Title Report Author Public Archives Canada Published 1885

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