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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant Fille du Roi flag female ancestor  Marie-Françoise  DESPORTES

  (b. abt. 1653 Paris, France   d. 13 April 1736 Grondines, Canada, New France )  

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Marie-Françoise DESPORTES was born abt. 1653 in Paris, France. Marie-Françoise DESPORTES was the child of ?   and   ?

Marie-Françoise was a Fille du Roi , arriving in New France by 1669.

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

Marie-Françoise  married  Pierre-Andre RENAUD dit LOCAS (LOCAT) 5 November 1669 in Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 14 children. Pierre-Andre RENAUD dit LOCAS (LOCAT)  was born 4 May 1641 in Leucate, Aude, France.  Pierre-Andre died 25 January 1713 in Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines). 

Marie-Françoise DESPORTES died 13 April 1736 in Grondines, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Fille du Roi

Born at St-Nicolas-des-Champs Paris France

She was the daughter of Jean Desportes and Elizabeth Isabelle De Gibruse.
According to ~24601/ roots/ sources/
KINGGIRL.htm#Section%20One -- She contracted marriage with one or more men prior to her actual marriage to Pierre-Andre Renaud.

Details of the family tree of Marie-Françoise 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? Saint-Jean-Vianney was originally created as a parish municipality in 1935, and became a village on ...Read MORE...

  • Marie Francoise Desportes
    ~villandra/ lucillea/ a9.html#i329:
    'Francoise originally came to Canada as a 'fille du roi', or 'King's daughter' - women who agreed to travel to the new settlements in North America and marry a settler there in exchange for a 50 pound dowry from the French King. Of the nearly 1000 women who undertook the journey, about 800 made it to Canada. They made contracts of marriage with the men who ...Read MORE...

  • Fille du Roi
    Desportes, Françoise, m. Renaud, Pierre, dit Locat, contract Nov. 5, 1669
    La Société des Filles du roi et soldats du Carignan
  • 1669 Marriage / Partner
    Marie-Françoise DESPORTES and Pierre-Andre RENAUD dit LOCAS (LOCAT) 5 November 1669 , Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
  • 1671 Birth of Child
    Jean RENAUD was born 27 October 1671, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1672 Birth of Child
    Pierre RENAUD was born 15 December 1672, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
  • 1674 Birth of Child
    Françoise-Elisabeth RENAUD dite LOCAS was born 17 January 1674, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
  • 1676 Birth of Child
    Marie-Marguerite RENAUD was born 16 October 1676, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)

  • Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines)

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