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flag male ancestor  Jean-Louis  BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN

  (b. 2 September 1724 Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. 28 September 1797 Verchères, Lower Canada )  

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BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN Genealogy

Jean-Louis BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN was born 2 September 1724 in Boucherville, Canada, New France . Jean-Louis BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN was the child of Joseph BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN   and   Marie FAVREAU and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN and Marguerite FAYE dite LAFAYETTE (maternal)  Mathurin FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS and Marie-Madeleine EMERY dite CODERRE

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Josephte CHAPERON 10 February 1749 in Boucherville, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Josephte CHAPERON  was born 27 June 1731 in Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville).  She died 1 January 1817 in Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres).  She was the daughter of Jean-Baptiste CHAPERON and Josephte LAMOUREUX.

Jean-Louis BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN died 28 September 1797 in Verchères, Lower Canada .
Details of the family tree of Jean-Louis 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? 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)
  • 1724 Birth
    2 September 1724
    Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
  • 1749 Marriage / Partner
    Jean-Louis BÉNARD dit CARIGNAN and Josephte CHAPERON 10 February 1749, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
  • 1760 Birth of Child
    Joseph CARIGNAN dit BÉNARD was born 24 July 1760, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1797 Death
    28 September 1797
    Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)


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