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Ancestor is complete! flag female ancestor  Marie-Angélique  FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE)

  (b. 5 February 1683 La Prairie, Canada, New France   d. 2 September 1731 La Prairie, Canada, New France )  

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FAYE dit LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) Genealogy

Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) was born 5 February 1683 in La Prairie, Canada, New France . Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) was the child of Mathieu FAYE dit LAFAYETTE   and   Marguerite-Françoise MOREAU

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Pierre ROY 20 April 1705 in La Prairie, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 11 children. Pierre ROY  was born 17 June 1679 in La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis).  He died 26 April 1743 in La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis).  He was the son of Pierre ROY and Catherine DUCHARME.

Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) died 2 September 1731 in La Prairie, Canada, New France .
Details of the family tree of Marie-Angélique 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 early Quebec, French-Canadian women were dressed in a mantua, and an elegant headdress known as...Read MORE...



French-Canadian Culture (www.buzzle.com /articles /french-canadiane-culture.html)
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)
  • Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE)
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    1683 Baptism. La Nativitie de la B-V-M, La Prairie, Quebec
    (CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
  • 1683 Birth
    5 February 1683
    La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)
  • Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE)
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    1705 Marriage. Notre-Dame-de-LaPrairie de-la-Madeleine, PQ.
    (CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
  • 1705 Marriage / Partner
    Marie-Angélique FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (LAFAILLE) and Pierre ROY 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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