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flag female ancestor  Marie-Anne  SIROIS dite DUPLESSIS

  (b. 10 March 1764 Kamouraska, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 20 March 1807 Kamouraska, Lower Canada )  

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SIROIS dit DUPLESSIS Genealogy

Marie-Anne SIROIS dite DUPLESSIS was born 10 March 1764 in Kamouraska, Province of Québec, Canada . Marie-Anne SIROIS dite DUPLESSIS was the child of Pierre SIROIS dit DUPLESSIS   and   Marie-Anne MICHAUD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  François SIROIS dit DUPLESSIS and Marie-Françoise ROY dite DESJARDINS (maternal)  Louis MICHAUD and Marie-Geneviève ALBERT

Marie-Anne SIROIS dite DUPLESSIS died 20 March 1807 in Kamouraska, Lower Canada .

m. Michaud Jean


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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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? Very few children went to school in New France. Schools were usually only in the larger towns and...Read MORE...



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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)
  • 1764 Birth
    10 March 1764
    Kamouraska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis) (Saint-Alexandre) (Sainte-Hélène)
  • 1807 Death
    20 March 1807
    Kamouraska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis) (Saint-Alexandre) (Sainte-Hélène)


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