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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Denis  GENTIL (GANTY)

  (b. abt. 1632 La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France   d. 19 March 1701 Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France )  

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Denis GENTIL (GANTY) was born abt. 1632 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France. Denis GENTIL (GANTY) was the child of ?   and   ?

Denis was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1678.

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Denis  married  Marie LANGLOIS 11 August 1678 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Marie LANGLOIS  was born abt. 1632 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.  Marie died 7 June 1698 in Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales). 

Denis GENTIL (GANTY) died 19 March 1701 in Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France .

m. (1) Genevieve Bonnet

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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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Denis GENTIL (GANTY) married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag female ancestor Marie LANGLOIS-- Date: 11 August 1678 Place: Québec, Canada, New France
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marriage1678 Marriage / Partner
Denis GENTIL (GANTY) and Marie LANGLOIS 11 August 1678, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1679 Birth of Child
Marie-Françoise GENTIL (GENTY) was born 11 May 1679, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
1681 Canadian Census Signeurie de Dombour Neuville
Denis Genty, menuisier, 40
Marie Langlois, sa femme, (veuve de Julien Contansineau), 42
Suzanne (Contansineau), 14
Louise, 11
Anne, 9
Romaine, 5
Marie-(Francoise Gentil), 2

Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882
1698 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie LANGLOIS died 7 June 1698, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
death1701 Death
19 March 1701
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
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