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HELP! flag male ancestor  René  PROVOST

  (b. 1 July 1706 Verchères, Canada, New France   d. 5 March 1784 Varennes, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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René PROVOST was born 1 July 1706 in Verchères, Canada, New France

René PROVOST was the child of René PROVOST   and   Marie-Anne DAUDELIN and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Nicolas DAUDELIN and Anne GIRARD

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René  married  Marguerite BRUNEL 7 February 1731 in Varennes, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Marguerite BRUNEL  was born 11 October 1710 in Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes).  Marguerite died 5 April 1774 in Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes).  Marguerite was the child of Jacques BRUNEL and Marie-Anne BERNARD dite HINSE.

René PROVOST died 5 March 1784 in Varennes, Province of Québec, Canada .
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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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René PROVOST married flag female ancestor Marguerite BRUNEL-- Date: 7 February 1731 Place: Varennes, Canada, New France
Marguerite BRUNEL was the child of Jacques BRUNEL and Marie-Anne BERNARD dite HINSE




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birth1706 Birth
1 July 1706
Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)

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Kings and Queens1715 - September 1 - Louis XV becomes King of France
marriage1731 Marriage / Partner
René PROVOST and Marguerite BRUNEL 7 February 1731, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

He was 24 years old.
1732 Birth of Child
René PROVOST was born 18 September 1732, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 26 years old.
1734 Birth of Child
Marie-Josette PROVOST was born 15 November 1734, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 28 years old.
1737 Birth of Child
Rene PROVOST was born 21 August 1737, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 31 years old.
1742 Birth of Child
Louis PROVOST was born 26 November 1742, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 36 years old.
1744 Birth of Child
Genevieve-Anne PROVOST was born 5 January 1744, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 37 years old.
1750 Birth of Child
Joseph-Louis PROVOST was born 17 September 1750, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

René was 44 years old.
marriage1753 Marriage of Child
Marie-Josette PROVOST married 15 October 1753, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes) to Michel BOUTHILLIER (BOUTEILLÉ)
Kings and Queens1763 - France cedes its North American posessions to Britain by the Treaty of Paris, ending the Seven Years War (French and Indian War). Quebec City French-speaking Catholics were now under the rule of Protestant Britain under King George III.
marriage1763 Marriage of Child
Rene PROVOST married 21 November 1763, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes) to Josephte DUBOIS
marriage1766 Marriage of Child
Louis PROVOST married 27 October 1766, Longueuil, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-Longueuil) to Marie-Anne POIRIER dite LAJEUNESSE

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marriage1770 Marriage of Child
Joseph-Louis PROVOST married 25 June 1770, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville) to Anne-Archange LACOSTE dite LANGUEDOC
marriage1770 Marriage of Child
Genevieve-Anne PROVOST married 26 June 1770, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes) to André JODOIN
1774 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marguerite BRUNEL died 5 April 1774, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)
marriage1774 Marriage of Child
Louis PROVOST married 27 June 1774, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes) to Charlotte PROVOST
News1775 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
death1784 Death
5 March 1784
Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)

He died at the age of 77.
Added: 8/28/2010 5:12:51 PM - Updated: 8/21/2017 3:24:24 PM

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