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immigrant Fille a Marier flag  Jeanne  BITOUSET (BITOUZET)

  (b. 1636Paris, France   d. 10 February 1706Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) was born 1636 in Paris, France. Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) was the child of

Jeanne was a Fille à Marier, arriving in New France by 1653.

She married  Louis GUIMOND 11 February 1653 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Louis GUIMOND  was born 1625 in Mortagne, Perche, France (Mortagne-au-Perche) .  He died 8 June 1661 in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre) . 

She married  (2) Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) 24 November 1661 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE)  was born 2 November 1630 in , France .  He died 22 December 1708 in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre) . 

Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) died 10 February 1706 in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France .
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Did You Know? Over time, Quebec 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 Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada.

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Did You Know? Quebec - Did you know? In New France, socially, the seigneur and his family did not stand apart from his neighbors. All went to the same church, took part in the same amusements upon days of festival, and not infrequently worked together at the common task of clearing the lands. Sons and daughters of the seigneurs often intermarried with those of habitants in the seigneury or of traders in the towns. There was no social "impasse" such as existed in France among the various elements in a community.

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Basilica Decree: 1887.01.28
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Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) married immigrant flag Louis GUIMOND-- Date: 11 February 1653 Place: Québec, Canada, New France


Children:
flag Jacques GUIMOND (b.26 September 1653, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 2 October 1653, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Joseph GUIMOND (b.19 October 1654, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 25 March 1731, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )

flag Louise GUIMOND (b.26 August 1658, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 28 February 1728, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )

flag Claude GUIMOND (b.abt. 1660, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 14 February 1738, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France )


Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) married immigrant flag Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE)-- Date: 24 November 1661 Place: Château-Richer, Canada, New France
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groom's name: Jan Barette
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bride's name: Janne Bitouset
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marriage date: 24 Nov 1661
marriage place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec
groom's father's name: Guillaume Barette
groom's mother's name: Tithienne Carin
bride's father's name: Antoine Bitouset
bride's mother's name: Nicolle Lecerf
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 123

"Canada, Marriages, 1661-1949," index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ F2KL-5X5 : accessed 04 Jan 2013), Jan Barette and Janne Bitouset, 24 Nov 1661; citing reference P 123, FHL microfilm 1018161.

Children:
flag Pierre BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.18 September 1662, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 2 July 1734, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )

flag Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.28 September 1666, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 27 October 1689, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )

flag Jeanne BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.16 September 1668, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 16 November 1745, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )

flag Anne BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.17 October 1670, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France   d. 08 November 1670, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )

flag Marie BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.07 April 1672, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France   d. 26 April 1738, Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)

flag François BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) (b.15 April 1676, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France   d. 16 April 1717, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Canada, New France )


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Fille a Marier

"When the Company of 100 Associates began their settlement scheme, their plan of recruiting only families proved to be too costly, so instead they signed on single men; tradesman and labourers; who would be indentured for three years. However, this meant that more than 80% of the colonists were men, so even if they decided to stay at the end of their term, there was little hope of them starting a family, unless they chose a Canadian girl. But, since her family would never allow her, or her children, to leave their village; the company directors needed to avoid this from happening.

So instead, they began recruiting "marriagable young girls", who would first sign a contract in France and then be given passage and a small dowry to become the wife of a Quebec settler. You might wonder why these young girls (many under 16), would risk the dangers and hardships, which by now most of France were well aware of; but believe it or not; for many it was the best option.

At the time, marriages were arranged, so if the girl's family did not have the means to provide a sutable dowry, her only option was to become a nun, if she was Catholic; or marry beneath her station. In the case of the young Filles a Marier, though a marriage contract must be signed before departure, she had every right to refuse the union, once she met her husband-to-be. As a matter of fact, many of them did just that, and were provided safe passage home." (http://www.thinal.co.cc/weallcamefromsomewhere/Kebec/filles_marier.html)

France 1638 - King Louis XIV born in France
History of France : Highlights from Louis XIV to Napoleon


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Canada 1641 - Beginning of French and Iroquois Wars
Also known as the Beaver Wars.

Encouraged and armed by their Dutch and English trading partners, ...Read MORE...


Canada 1642 - The sieur de Maisonneuve founds Montréal (May 18).

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France 1643 - King Louis XIII dies, Louis XIV assumes French throne


Canada 1648-49 The Iroquois disperse the Huron nation.

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News 1650 - Shrine Established by Fishermen
The shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre is established on the banks of the St. Lawrence River by the...Read MORE...


1653 Marriage / Partner
Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) and Louis GUIMOND 11 February 1653, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1653 Birth of Child
Jacques GUIMOND was born 26 September 1653, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1654 Birth of Child
Joseph GUIMOND was born 19 October 1654, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
News 1657 - Parish Ste. Anne de Beaupre (St. Anne du Petit Cap) established

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News 1658 - The basilica in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré was initially a shrine to honour Saint Anne.
On March 8, 1658, a man by the name of Etienne de Lessard donated two frontal acres from the West...Read MORE...


1658 Birth of Child
Louise GUIMOND was born 26 August 1658, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
Canada 1659 - François de Laval arrives in Québec as vicar general of the pope (June).

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France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.


Canada 1660 - Adam Dollard des Ormeaux and about sixty others withstand an attack by over 500 Iroquois at Long Sault (May). It is traditionally said that the small party fights so well that the Iroquois decide not to attack Montréal.

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1661 Marriage / Partner
Jeanne BITOUSET (BITOUZET) and Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) 24 November 1661, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1661 Death of Spouse/Partner
Louis GUIMOND died 8 June 1661, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)
1662 Birth of Child
Pierre BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 18 September 1662, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
Canada 1663 - Québec becomes a royal province. The first Filles du roi (Kings Daughters) arrive in New France during the summer
In 1663, the King Louis XIV took over direct control of the government of New France, making it a Crown colony with Québec becoming a Royal Province. Royal governors and other officials replaced...Read MORE...


News 1666 Census - There were 533 people living at the Cote Beaupre

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Canada 1666 - The Carignan-Salières regiment destroys five Mohawk villages, eventually leading to peace between the Iroquois and the French.

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1666 Birth of Child
Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 28 September 1666, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants.

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Canada 1667 - Filles Du Roi Arrive
October 27: One hundred and nine (109) young ladies (Filles du Roi) arrived in Quebec from Dieppe ...Read MORE...


Canada 1668 - The Carignan-Salières regiment is recalled to France, but several hundred choose to remain behind, many in return for local seigneuries.

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1668 Birth of Child
Jeanne BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 16 September 1668, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
Canada 1670 - The Hudson's Bay Company is founded by royal charter and, underwritten by a group of English merchants, is granted trade rights over Rupert's Land -- i.e., all territory draining into Hudson Bay (May 2).

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1670 Birth of Child
Anne BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 17 October 1670, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)
Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.

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1672 Birth of Child
Marie BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 07 April 1672, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)
Canada 1673 - Final Group of Filles du Roi Arrive
September: The last shipment of Filles du Roi arrived Quebec from France, and the program ended....Read MORE...


Canada 1673 - Frontenac sends Marquette and Jolliet to explore the Missippi.

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Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec.

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1676 Birth of Child
François BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) was born 15 April 1676, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)
News 1678 - Basilique Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré established at Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré

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Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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Canada 1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre
On the night of August 4-5, 1689, nearly 1,500 Iroquois warriors crossed the St. Lawrence at Lake...Read MORE...


World History 1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.


1689 Death of Child
Jean BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) died 27 October 1689, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
Canada 1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps.

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Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

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News 1698 - October 14 - New France census shows: Ste-Anne de Beaupré with 222 inhabitants

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Canada 1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal
On August 4, 1701, some 40 Aboriginal nations gathered in Montreal. On that day, their representatives dinged the Treaty of Montreal. People in Montreal would remember this ceremony for a long time....Read MORE...


Canada 1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England.

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Death
10 February 1706
Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)

Name: Jeanne Bitouset
Gender: Female
Burial Date: 11 Feb 1707
Burial Place: St. Anne De Beaupre, Montmorency I, Quebec
Death Date: 10 Feb 1707
Death Place: Ste. Anne De Beaupre, Montmorency I, Quebec
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Race: White
Marital Status: Divorced
Spouse's Name: Jean Barette
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B02505-8
System Origin: Canada-EASy
GS Film number: 1018040
Reference ID: P-4

"Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F2PT-98R : accessed 6 July 2015), Jeanne Bitouset, 10 Feb 1707; citing Cemetery, Ste. Anne De Beaupre, Montmorency I, Quebec, reference P-4; FHL microfilm 1,018,040.

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