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flag male ancestor  Pierre  ROY

  (b. 17 June 1679 La Prairie, Canada, New France   d. 26 April 1743 La Prairie, Canada, New France )  

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Pierre ROY was born 17 June 1679 in La Prairie, Canada, New France . Pierre ROY was the child of Pierre ROY   and   Catherine DUCHARME

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) 20 April 1705 in La Prairie, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 11 children. Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE)  was born 5 February 1683 in La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis).  She died 2 September 1731 in La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis).  She was the daughter of Mathieu FAYE dit LAFAYETTE and Marguerite-Françoise MOREAU.

Pierre ROY died 26 April 1743 in La Prairie, Canada, New France .

NOTE: Drouin records for 1679, Nativité-de-la-Prairie-de-la-Magdeleine are in terrible condition.

Details of the family tree of Pierre 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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  • 1679 Birth
    17 June 1679
    La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • 1681 Canadian Census Prairie de la Magdelaine
    Pierre Roy, 39
    Catherine Ducharme, sa femme, 24
    Marguerite, 7
    Pierre, 6
    Catherine, 5
    Marie, 4
    Etienne, 3
    Anne, 1 1/ 2

    Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882
  • Pierre ROY
    1705 Marriage. Notre-Dame-de-LaPrairie de-la-Madeleine, PQ. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.
  • 1705 Marriage / Partner
    Pierre ROY and Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) 20 April 1705, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • 1706 Birth of Child
    Pierre ROY was born 28 March 1706, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • 1707 Birth of Child
    Marie-Marguerite ROY was born 12 March 1707, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • 1710 Birth of Child
    Catherine ROY was born 26 June 1710, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • 1710 Birth of Child
    Marie-Renee ROY was born 26 June 1710, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)

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