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HELP! Ancestor is complete! flag female ancestor  Marie-Thecle  FRECHETTE

  (b. 24 June 1784 Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 21 October 1829 Saint-Luc, Lower Canada )  

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Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE was born 24 June 1784 in Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Province of Québec, Canada. Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE was the child of Louis FRECHETTE   and   Marie-Thecle DUBOIS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Étienne FRECHETTE and Marie-Anne DUPERE (maternal)  Charles DUBOIS and Marie-Françoise HOUDE

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

Marie-Thecle  married  Joseph DEMERS 3 October 1803 in Saint-Luc, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 15 children. Joseph DEMERS  was born 7 November 1771 in Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly).  Joseph died 6 July 1832 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada.  Joseph was the child of Joseph DEMERS dit CHEFDEVILLE and Marie-Anne PAQUET dite LARIVIERE.

Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE died 21 October 1829 in Saint-Luc, Lower Canada.

Frechette Name Meaning
Americanized form of French Fréchet: habitational name from (Le) Fréchet the name of several places in various parts of France (e.g. in Hautes-Pyrénées) derived from a diminutive of Gascon dialect frèche ‘ash tree’. Altered ending reflects the Canadian and American French practice of sounding the final -t.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Frenette, Fredette, Pichette, Freiheit, Faucette, Rochette, Racette

Details of the family tree of Marie-Thecle 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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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE


Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE married Ancestor is complete!flag male ancestor Joseph DEMERS-- Date: 3 October 1803 Place: Saint-Luc, Lower Canada
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Joseph DEMERS was the child of Joseph DEMERS dit CHEFDEVILLE and Marie-Anne PAQUET dite LARIVIERE

Children of Joseph DEMERS and Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE:

flag male ancestor Joseph DEMERS (b.1 September 1804, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )
m. Marie-Anne JOUBERT 12 October 1830 in Iberville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Athanase-de-Bleury)

flag male ancestor Étienne DEMERS (b.10 November 1805, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )
m. Elise CHARLAND 9 November 1830 in L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (St-Pierre-du-Portage)

flag female ancestor Luce DEMERS (b.2 March 1807, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 30 April 1886, Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, USA)
m. François POUTRE dit LAVIGNE 10 July 1827 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

flag female ancestor Sophie DEMERS (b.20 October 1808, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Rose DEMERS (b.17 June 1810, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 5 May 1877, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER 12 January 1830 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

flag female ancestor Adelaide DEMERS (b.20 February 1812, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 28 February 1877, Bourbonnais, Illinois, USA)
m. Laurent DARCHE 8 February 1831 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

flag photo of Thecle DEMERS  Thecle DEMERS (b.29 December 1813, Saint-Valentin, Lower Canada  d. abt. 1899, Bourbonnais, Illinois, USA)
m. Louis MESSIER 9 October 1832 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

flag baby boy ancestor Moise DEMERS (b.16 June 1815, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 9 June 1816, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada)

flag male ancestor Thomas DEMERS (b.26 March 1817, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )

flag male ancestor Louis DEMERS (b.12 November 1818, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )

flag photo of Osite-Winnie DEMERS  Osite-Winnie DEMERS (b.abt. 1818, , Québec Province, Canada   d. , )
m. Pascal "Canada" TOUPIN (TUPIN) 21 February 1843 in Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly)

flag male ancestor Moyse DEMERS (b.26 January 1820, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )

flag female ancestor Julienne DEMERS (b.14 May 1821, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 2 August 1905, Vancouver, Washington, USA)
m. Nicolas Joseph DUPUIS 6 February 1838 in Napierville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Cyprien) (Saint-Édouard)

flag boy ancestor Augustin-Treffle DEMERS (b.22 April 1823, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 3 December 1830, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada)

flag male ancestor Mate DEMERS (b.21 May 1824, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )

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birth1784 Birth
24 June 1784
Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Québec, Canada

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marriage1803 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE and Joseph DEMERS 3 October 1803, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1804 Birth of Child
Joseph DEMERS was born 1 September 1804, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1805 Birth of Child
Étienne DEMERS was born 10 November 1805, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1807 Birth of Child
Luce DEMERS was born 2 March 1807, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1808 Birth of Child
Sophie DEMERS was born 20 October 1808, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1810 Birth of Child
Rose DEMERS was born 17 June 1810, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1812 Birth of Child
Adelaide DEMERS was born 20 February 1812, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

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1813 Birth of Child
Thecle DEMERS was born 29 December 1813, Saint-Valentin, Québec, Canada
1815 Birth of Child
Moise DEMERS was born 16 June 1815, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1816 Death of Child
Moise DEMERS died 9 June 1816, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1817 Birth of Child
Thomas DEMERS was born 26 March 1817, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1818 Birth of Child
Louis DEMERS was born 12 November 1818, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1820 Birth of Child
Moyse DEMERS was born 26 January 1820, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1821 Birth of Child
Julienne DEMERS was born 14 May 1821, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1823 Birth of Child
Augustin-Treffle DEMERS was born 22 April 1823, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1824 Birth of Child
Mate DEMERS was born 21 May 1824, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
death1829 Death
21 October 1829
Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
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