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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Olivier  MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF

  (b. 2 December 1645 La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France   d. 26 April 1699 Québec, Canada, New France )  

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Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF was born 2 December 1645 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France. Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF was the child of ?   and   ?

Olivier was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1671.

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

Olivier  married  Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON) 24 November 1671 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 15 children. Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON)  was born 16 February 1655 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marie-Madeleine died 28 December 1698 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marie-Madeleine was the child of Jean COCHON (CAUCHON) and Madeleine MIVILLE.

Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF died 26 April 1699 in Québec, Canada, New France .

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SON OF GILLES MICHEL AND BARBE MESNARD.

HE WAS NAMED ÉTIENNE AT BIRTH, AND HE HAD A TWIN, OLIVIER, WHO DIED AT THE ONE MONTH AGE. ÉTIENNE BECAME OLIVIER AT APPROXIMATELY 2 YEARS OF AGE. HIS GODFATHER'S FIRST NAME WAS OLIVIER. THEY HAD 16 CHILDREN. AT 13 YEARS OF AGE, HIS MOTHER HAVING DIED AND HER FATHER NOT IN HIS RIGHT MIND (?), HE WAS ENTRUSTED TO THE SUPERVISION OF ZACHARIE CLOUTIER, HIS UNCLE. I AM UNCERTAIN WHETHER THE (UNACCEPTABLE) MALE RESPONSIBLE PARTY PROPOSED IS HER FATHER, OR HIS STEPFATHER, OLIVIER TARDIF, WHO WOULD HAVE BEEN ABOUT 58 WHEN HIS WIFE DIED, AND WHO DIED IN 1665. HIS OWN FATHER WAS LONG DEAD.

SOURCE: AUTHOR: RAYNALD DROUIN
TITLE: "GENEOLOGY FOR EVERYONE" PERSONAL DATABASE PUBLICATION: HTTP:/ / EPF.PLANETE.QC.CA, 10/ 28/ 2001

DIED AT HOTEL DIEUX, BEAUPORT, QC, CANADA


Details of the family tree of Olivier 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.
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Encyclopedia of French Cultural Heritage in North America www.ameriquefrancaise.org
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)
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  • 1645 Birth
    2 December 1645
    La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
  • 1671 Marriage / Partner
    Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF and Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON) 24 November 1671, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
  • 1674 Birth of Child
    Marie-Madeleine MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 25 June 1674, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
  • 1675 Birth of Child
    Jean-Michel MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 27 October 1675, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
  • 1676 Birth of Child
    Guillaume MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 28 December 1676, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
  • 1678 Birth of Child
    Joseph MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 16 January 1678, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
  • 1681 Bellechasse
    Olivier Michel, 30 ans; Marie-Madeleine Cochon, 27 ans; enfants: Marie, 8 ans, Jean, 7 ans, Guillaume, 6 ans, Joseph, 5 ans, Charles, 4 ans, Louis, 2 ans; 2 fusils, 6 betes a cornes, 4 arpents.

    Title Déliberations et mémoires de la Société royale du Canada
    Author Royal Society of Canada
    Publisher Royal Society of Canada., 1895
    Original from Indiana University
    Digitized Oct 28, 2008
    Page 14
  • 1682 Birth of Child
    Elisabeth-Agnes MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 16 June 1682, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)


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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF

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Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF married flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON)-- Date: 24 November 1671 Place: Château-Richer, Canada, New France
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.


Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON) was the child of Jean COCHON (CAUCHON) and Madeleine MIVILLE


groom's name: Oliver Michel
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bride's name: Magdeleine Cochon
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marriage date: 24 Nov 1671
marriage place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec
groom's father's name: Gilles Michel
groom's mother's name: Barbe Mesnard
bride's father's name: Jean Cochon
bride's mother's name: Magdeleine Miville
groom's race: White
groom's marital status: Single
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race: White
bride's marital status: Single
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M01734-5
system origin: Canada-EASy
source film number: 1018161
reference number: P 147/ 148
"Canada, Marriages, 1661-1949," index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ F2KL-5FK : accessed 05 Jan 2013), Oliver Michel and Magdeleine Cochon, 24 Nov 1671; citing reference P 147/ 148, FHL microfilm 1018161.


According to PRDH, Olivier Michel Tardif and Madeleine Cochon were married in 1671 at Chateau-Richer.

La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame, Chateau-Richer, QC, Canada
Olivier Michel, son of Gilles Michel and Barbe Mesnard
Magdeleine Cochon, daughter of Jean Cochon and Magdeleine Miville


Children of Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF and Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON):

flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.25 June 1674, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 25 December 1702, Québec, Canada, New France )
m. Guillaume DUPONT dit LEBLOND 12 January 1693 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

flag male ancestor Jean-Michel MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.27 October 1675, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. abt. 1726, Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)
m. Marie FORGET  5 February 1714 in Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)

flag male ancestor Guillaume MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.28 December 1676, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 17 February 1729, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )
m. Anne GAGNON 11 November 1710 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)

flag male ancestor Joseph MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.16 January 1678, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 4 November 1733, La Pocatière, Canada, New France )
m. Marie-Anne LEBEL 26 November 1708 in Rivière-Ouelle, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Liesse)

flag male ancestor Louis MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.abt. 1681, L'Islet, Canada, New France   d. ,  )

flag female ancestor Elisabeth-Agnes MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.16 June 1682, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France   d. 12 November 1718, Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Canada, New France)
m. Louis DURAND 9 September 1698 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

flag female ancestor Françoise MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.14 March 1684, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France   d. ,  )

flag female ancestor Marie-Anne MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.11 June 1685, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France   d. ,  )
m. Louis LOISEL (LOISELLE) 17 September 1704 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Ancestor is complete!flag male ancestor Pierre MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.17 December 1686, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France   d. 20 March 1749, Saint-Nicolas, Lévis, Canada, New France )
m. Marie-Jeanne BARON 09 November 1716 in Saint-Nicolas, Lévis, Québec, Canada

flag baby girl ancestor Agnes MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.15 September 1688, L'Islet, Canada, New France   d. abt. 20 March 1690, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag boy ancestor François MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.10 December 1690, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 11 January 1700, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag male ancestor Jean MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.25 September 1692, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 3 July 1772, Terrebonne, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Marie-Antoinette CHARLES dite LAJEUNESSE 20 November 1717 in Laval, Québec, Canada (Saint François-de-Sales-de-l'Ile-Jésus)
m. Josephte BRIERE 14 May 1753 in Terrebonne, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-Terrebonne)

flag male ancestor Ignace MICHEL dit TAILLON (b.24 May 1695, Québec, Canada, New France   d. abt. 17 December 1749, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )

flag baby girl ancestor Marie-Josephe MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.19 March 1697, Québec, Canada, New France   d. abt. 18 July 1697, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag female ancestor Thérèse-Dorothee MICHEL dite TAILLON (b.25 July 1698, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 17 April 1726, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )
m. Charles GRAVEL 15 October 1723 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)



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1645 Birth
2 December 1645
La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
1671 Marriage / Partner
Olivier MICHEL dit TAILLON LETARDIF and Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON) 24 November 1671, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1674 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 25 June 1674, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1675 Birth of Child
Jean-Michel MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 27 October 1675, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1676 Birth of Child
Guillaume MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 28 December 1676, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1678 Birth of Child
Joseph MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 16 January 1678, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1681 Bellechasse
Olivier Michel, 30 ans; Marie-Madeleine Cochon, 27 ans; enfants: Marie, 8 ans, Jean, 7 ans, Guillaume, 6 ans, Joseph, 5 ans, Charles, 4 ans, Louis, 2 ans; 2 fusils, 6 betes a cornes, 4 arpents.

Title Déliberations et mémoires de la Société royale du Canada
Author Royal Society of Canada
Publisher Royal Society of Canada., 1895
Original from Indiana University
Digitized Oct 28, 2008
Page 14
1682 Birth of Child
Elisabeth-Agnes MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 16 June 1682, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)
1684 Birth of Child
Françoise MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 14 March 1684, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)
1685 Birth of Child
Marie-Anne MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 11 June 1685, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)
1686 Birth of Child
Pierre MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 17 December 1686, Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)
1688 Birth of Child
Agnes MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 15 September 1688, L'Islet, Québec, Canada (L'Islet-sur-Mer) (Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours)
1690 Birth of Child
François MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 10 December 1690, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1692 Birth of Child
Jean MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 25 September 1692, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1695 Birth of Child
Ignace MICHEL dit TAILLON was born 24 May 1695, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1697 Birth of Child
Marie-Josephe MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 19 March 1697, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1698 Birth of Child
Thérèse-Dorothee MICHEL dite TAILLON was born 25 July 1698, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1698 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie-Madeleine COCHON (CAUCHON) died 28 December 1698, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1699 Death
26 April 1699
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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