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HELP! Ancestor is complete! flag female ancestor  Marie-Thérèse  HUNAULT

  (b. 12 February 1663 Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 17 August 1689 Lachenaie, Canada, New France )  
Cause of Death: killed by Iroquois

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Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT was born 12 February 1663 in Montréal, Canada, New France

Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT was the child of Toussaint HUNAULT (HUNEAULT) dit DESCHAMPS   and   Marie LORGUEIL-ARCOUET

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Marie-Thérèse  married  Guillaume LECLERC 24 November 1676 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Guillaume LECLERC  was born 12 March 1645 in Rouen, France.  Guillaume died 2 November 1723 in Laval, Québec, Canada (Saint François-de-Sales-de-l'Ile-Jésus). 

Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT died 17 August 1689 in Lachenaie, Canada, New France .

Killed by the Iroquois in the barn on August 17th, 1689, she was only 26 years old. Source: Author: Raynald Drouin Title: "Geneology for Everyone" personal database Publication:, 10/ 28/ 2001

Killed in Lachine Massacre -- see weallcamefromsomewhere/
Kebec/ lachine_massacre.html for details -- "She was found in a barn brutally killed."

Details of the family tree of Marie-Thérèse 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? An old farmer in a parish [in the province of Quebec] gave a good thrashing to a boy who had innocently killed a small yellow snake which he had seen crawling along the grass in front of his house....Read MORE...

The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec

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Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag male ancestor Guillaume LECLERC-- Date: 24 November 1676 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France
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Marriage found at Notre-Dame de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec in Drouin Collection

Guillaume Leclerc and Marie Therese Hunault

Children of Guillaume LECLERC and Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT:

Ancestor is complete!flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine LECLERC (b.13 March 1678, Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Canada, New France*   d. 21 April 1708, Contrecœur, Canada, New France )
m. Louis EMERY dit CODERRE 2 May 1697 in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)
m. Jean MATHIEU 6 February 1705 in Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

flag male ancestor François LECLERC (b.abt. 1679, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 19 May 1703, Laval, Canada, New France )

flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste LECLERC (b.1681-03-28, Lachenaie, Canada, New France   d. 1775-04-16, Lachenaie, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Marguerite BEAUCHAMP 23 November 1705 in Laval, Québec, Canada (Saint François-de-Sales-de-l'Ile-Jésus)

flag female ancestor Angélique-Françoise LECLERC (b.11 October 1682, Lachenaie, Canada, New France   d. 14 August 1747, Lachenaie, Canada, New France )
m. Pierre BEAUCHAMP 29 June 1699 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Ancestor is complete!flag female ancestor Marie-Thérèse LECLERC (b.9 March 1684, Lachenaie, Canada, New France   d. 23 April 1760, Terrebonne, Canada )
m. Toussaint MASTA 14 February 1702 in Laval, Québec, Canada (Saint François-de-Sales-de-l'Ile-Jésus)

flag female ancestor Marie-Anne LECLERC (b.abt. 1685, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 25 March 1730, Laval, Canada, New France )
m. Jacques LABELLE 21 November 1712 in Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag female ancestor Catherine LECLERC (b.14 June 1689 , Laval, Canada, New France   d. 25 April 1769, Chambly, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Michel LAGUE dit SANSCARTIER 2 December 1710 in Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

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birth1663 Birth
12 February 1663
Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

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1663 Baptism
Baptism found at Notre-Dame de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec in Drouin Collection

12 Feb 1663

M. Therese Hunault
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1666 Montreal
Toussaint henault - 38 habitant

Marie lorgueil - 28 sa femme

therese henault - 11 fille

André henault - 8 fils

Jeanne henault - 7 fille

pierre henault - 5 fils

Marie henault - 3 fille

Et Mathurin henault - 1 fils
The first census of New France (1666)
1667 Census - Montreal, Quebec
Toussaint Hunault, habitant, 42 years
Marie Lorgueuil, 28 years
Thecle Hunault, 11 years
Andre Hunault, 10 years
Jeanne Hunault, 8 years
Pierre Hunault, 5 years
Marie Therese Hunault, 3 years
Mathurin Hunault, 2 years
marriage1676 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Thérèse HUNAULT and Guillaume LECLERC 24 November 1676, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
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1678 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine LECLERC was born 13 March 1678, Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)
1681 Canadian Census Signeurie de La Chenaye
Guillaume Leclerc, 36
Therese Hunault, sa femme, 18
Marie, 3
Francois, 2
Jean, 4 mois

Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882
1681 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste LECLERC was born 1681-03-28, Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
1682 Birth of Child
Angélique-Françoise LECLERC was born 11 October 1682, Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
An Unpleasant Braggart
'Pierre Roy, husband of Catherine Ducharme since 12 January 1672, the father of seven children and the former servant of Jacques Leber, contracted 'an inflammation of the heart' in 1683. He was living on the Ile Jesus where he met a 23 year old married woman, one Marie-Barbe Theodore dit Masson. She caused his temperature to rise due to his, not her amourous urges. This woman, as virtuous as she was beautiful, resisted without surrendering to his untimely pursuit. The unfortunate husband was desperate, and on 20 June, after the Sunday Mass at Lachenaie, stated before the assembly that he would kill 'the said Plaintiff with a gun...''

'Pierre Roy was dragged before the court. The judge, Migeon de Branssat, questioned the lovesick man for four days. It was then that Roy, wounded in his pride, stated that he had retained favors from Marie-Therese Hunault, wife of Guillaume Leclerc; from Elisabeth and Anne Charbonneau; from Marie-Anne Goguet, wife of Jean Groust; and from Catherine...Read MORE...

1684 Birth of Child
Marie-Thérèse LECLERC was born 9 March 1684, Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
Therese Huneault dit Deschamps, married to Guillaume Leclerc, and mother of infants, according to her record of burial, was 'killed cruelly in her barn by Iroquois, at La Chenaye, on August 7, 1689,' three days after the terrible massacre at Lachine. images/ Captured%20by%20the%20Iroquois.htm
death1689 Death
17 August 1689
Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
1689 Birth of Child
Catherine LECLERC was born 14 June 1689 , Laval, Québec, Canada (Saint François-de-Sales-de-l'Ile-Jésus)

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