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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Simon  RICHAUME

  (b. abt. 1608 Clesles, Champagne, France   d. 8 February 1655 Montréal, Canada, New France )  
Cause of Death: killed by a falling tree

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Simon RICHAUME was born abt. 1608 in Clesles, Champagne, France. Simon RICHAUME was the child of ?   and   ?

Simon was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1644.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Simon  married  Catherine BELLIER (BELIER) 26 February 1634 in Brouage, Saintonge, France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Catherine BELLIER (BELIER)  was born abt. 1611 in Brouage, Saintonge, France.  Catherine died 25 April 1674 in Brouage, Saintonge, France. 

Simon RICHAUME died 8 February 1655 in Montréal, Canada, New France .

Son of Guillaume Richaume and Barbe Bregouin

Details of the family tree of Simon 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? Around 1825, La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, was written as a guide for those employed in the service of middle class households. This volume was one of the first in Canada to address the subject in a compr

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Simon RICHAUME


Simon RICHAUME married Ancestor is complete!flag female ancestor Catherine BELLIER (BELIER)-- Date: 26 February 1634 Place: Brouage, Saintonge, France

Children of Simon RICHAUME and Catherine BELLIER (BELIER):

Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag male ancestor Pierre RICHAUME dit PETRUS (b.abt. 1634, Brouage, Saintes, Saintonge, France  d. 5 August 1688, Repentigny, Canada, New France )
m. Marthe-Marie ARNUS (ARNUE) (ARNAULT) 16 September 1658 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

flag male ancestor Gaspard RICHAUME dit PETRUS (b.15 June 1636, Brouage, Notre-Dame, France  d. , )

flag female ancestor Jacquette RICHAUME dite PETRUS (b.20 February 1638, Brouage, Saintes, Saintonge, France  d. , )

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Pierre Richaume and his father Simon were among the first group brought to Ville-Marie by Maisonneuve to help with construction of the fort. The elder Richaume had signed a contract on May 2, 1644; for a period of three years, where he would be employed as a carpenter and wagoneer, for an annual salary of 100 livres. (Simon may also have been Pierre's older brother, since no age is given) After his contract was up, he stayed on in Montreal, but was killed on February 9, 1655, when a tree he had been clearing, fell on him and he was crushed to death. weallcamefromsomewhere/ Kebec/ marthe_arnu.html
1634 Marriage / Partner
Simon RICHAUME and Catherine BELLIER (BELIER) 26 February 1634, Brouage, Saintonge, France
1636 Birth of Child
Gaspard RICHAUME dit PETRUS was born 15 June 1636, Brouage, Notre-Dame, France
1638 Birth of Child
Jacquette RICHAUME dite PETRUS was born 20 February 1638, Brouage, Saintes, Saintonge, France
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