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  (b. 2 February 1694 Suffield, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 30 December 1771 Oka, Province of Québec, Canada )  
Summary: Josiah Ignace RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) was born 2 February 1694 in Suffield, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Josiah Ignace RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) was the child of John RISING and Sarah HALL and the grandchild of: (paternal)  James RISING and Elizabeth HINSDALE

He married  Abigail Elisabeth NIMS (TOUATOGOUACH) 29 July 1715 in Oka, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Abigail Elisabeth NIMS (TOUATOGOUACH)  was born 11 April 1700 in Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield).  She died 3 January 1747 in Oka, Québec, Canada (Mission du Lac-des-Deux-Montagnes). 

Josiah Ignace RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) died 30 December 1771 in Oka, Province of Québec, Canada .

captured by Indians on February 29, 1704 in the Deerfield Massacre (Massachusetts) and taken to Canada

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Josiah Ignace RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) married flag  Abigail Elisabeth NIMS (TOUATOGOUACH)-- Date: 29 July 1715 Place: Oka, Canada, New France


flag  Marie-Anne RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) (b.abt. 1721, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 27 March 1787, Oka, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Louis SÉGUIN dit LADÉROUTE 8 April 1736

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2 February 1694
Suffield, Connecticut, USA

1715 Marriage / Partner
Josiah Ignace RISING (RAIZENNE) (SHOENTAKOUANI) and Abigail Elisabeth NIMS (TOUATOGOUACH) 29 July 1715, Oka, Québec, Canada (Mission du Lac-des-Deux-Montagnes)
1747 Death of Spouse/Partner
Abigail Elisabeth NIMS (TOUATOGOUACH) died 3 January 1747, Oka, Québec, Canada (Mission du Lac-des-Deux-Montagnes)
30 December 1771
Oka, Québec, Canada (Mission du Lac-des-Deux-Montagnes)

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