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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Nicolas  BONHOMME

  (b. abt. 1603 France   d. 7 August 1683 Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France )  

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Nicolas BONHOMME was born abt. 1603 in France

Nicolas BONHOMME was the child of ?   and   ?

Nicolas was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1640.

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Nicolas  married  Catherine GOUGET 2 September 1640 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Catherine GOUGET  was born abt. 1616 in Combray, Thury-Harcourt, Normandie, France.  Catherine died 9 April 1679 in L'Ancienne Lorette, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Annonciation). 

Nicolas BONHOMME died 7 August 1683 in Sillery, Québec, Canada, New France .

Son of Nicolas Bonhomme and Marie Gayon


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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.

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mirobert/ DUBEAU%20anc.pdf
(loosely translated into English)

Nicolas Bonhomme

Nicolas Bonhomme was born between 1603 and 1611 in Sainte-Croix de Fécamp, capital of Canton current department of Seine-Maritime, Normandy. Nicolas Bonhomme arrived in New France in the summer of 1637. His name appears officially in Trois-Rivieres, September 2 1640, in a marriage contract with Catherine Gouget, daughter of Leonard and Catherine Goujet DuFrançois, from Thury-Harcourt.

The couple spent the winter in Quebec City since January 7 1641, he met the notary Martial Piraube asking him to insinuate his marital agreement. Sunday, 24 November 1641, the father introduced the first child baptized in the Jesuit Jacques de Laplace, Miscou missionary arriving in Acadia. This bambine baptized in the name of Mary Magdalene to his godfather Legardeur Pierre de Repentigny and his godmother Marie Barbier, woman of Marsolet.

The little did not survive, and was buried at ...Read MORE...



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marriage1640 Marriage / Partner
Nicolas BONHOMME and Catherine GOUGET 2 September 1640, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1641 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine BONHOMME was born 24 December 1641, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1648 Birth of Child
Marie BONHOMME was born 14 February 1648, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1650 Birth of Child
Pierre BONHOMME was born 22 April 1650, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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1653 Birth of Child
Nicolas BONHOMME was born 5 February 1653, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1655 Birth of Child
Catherine BONHOMME was born 21 September 1655, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1666 Sainct Jean, Sainct Francois & Sainct Michel
Nicolas Bonhomme - 63 habittant

Catherine gouget - 50 sa femme

Ignace Bonhomme - 19 fils

pierre Bonhomme - 16 fils

Nicolas Bonhomme - 12 fils

Catherine Bonhomme - 11 fille

Et thomas gondouin - 18 domestique Engaigé
The first census of New France (1666)
1670 Death of Child
Pierre BONHOMME died 2 January 1670, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1679 Death of Spouse/Partner
Catherine GOUGET died 9 April 1679, L'Ancienne Lorette, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Annonciation)
death1683 Death
7 August 1683
Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
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