Sign In

HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Leonard  ÉTHIER

  (b. abt. 1644 France   d. abt. 1689 Lachenaie, Canada, New France )  
Cause of Death: Captured and killed by the Iroquois.

Am I Your Ancestor?
ÉTHIER Family Genealogy

Follow us on Instagram     

Leonard ÉTHIER was born abt. 1644 in France. Leonard ÉTHIER was the child of ?   and   ?

Leonard was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1670.

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

Leonard  married  Elisabeth GODILLON 22 September 1670 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Elisabeth GODILLON  was born 4 February 1649 in France.  Elisabeth died 24 January 1715 in Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie). 

Leonard ÉTHIER died abt. 1689 in Lachenaie, Canada, New France .

Son of Etienne Ethier and Marguerite Sabelle

Look for this family in Laforest Volume XXIX

Details of the family tree of Leonard 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? On Sunday mornings, residents of New France attended Mass. The rest of the day was spent playing...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • 1670 Marriage / Partner
    Leonard ÉTHIER and Elisabeth GODILLON 22 September 1670, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1671 Birth of Child
    Jacques ÉTHIER was born 4 October 1671, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1673 Birth of Child
    Elisabeth-Isabelle ÉTHIER was born 2 February 1673, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1674 Birth of Child
    François ÉTHIER was born 23 October 1674, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1676 Birth of Child
    Anne ÉTHIER was born 15 March 1676, Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
  • 1678 Birth of Child
    André-Léonard ÉTHIER was born 6 March 1678, Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)
  • 1679 Birth of Child
    Marguerite ÉTHIER was born 24 December 1679, Lachenaie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-de-Lachenaie)
  • 1681 Canadian Census Signeurie de La Chenaye
    Leonard Ethier, sabottier, 40
    Elizabeth Faudeloy (Godillion) sa femme, 30
    Jacques, 10
    Elizabeth, 8
    Francois, 6
    Anne, 4
    Andre, 3
    Marguerite 1 1/ 2

    Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882

    Also found in the same census at Ile-Jesus
    Leonard Estier, sabottier, 37
    Elizabeth Godillon, sa femme, 30
    Jacques, 10
    Elizabeth, 9
    Francois, 7
    Anne, 5
    Leonard, 2

    'The census of...

There is MORE. Sign in to see it.
Added: - Updated: 8/16/2015 10:19:42 AM

Not the person you are looking for? Try again!
First Name:
*Last Name:
Born (+/- 5 years):
Died (+/- 5 years):
Match all terms exactly:

Genealogy research for Leonard Éthier (on other sites)

findagrave, familysearch

Sign In

Sign In or Join for FREE! to see the details!

Completely FREE. We will never ask for your credit card.

Is Leonard ÉTHIER YOUR Ancestor? Tell us more!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who are related to Leonard ÉTHIER, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.