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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag  Pierre  FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS

  (b. abt. 1636, France   d. 26 May 1708Contrecœur, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Pierre FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS was born abt. 1636 in , France. Pierre FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS was the child of

Pierre was a Carignan-Salières soldier, arriving in New France in 1665.

He married  Marie BENOIT 1668 in Québec Province, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Marie BENOIT  was born abt. 1653 in , France .  She died 11 December 1733 in Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) . 

Pierre FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS died 26 May 1708 in Contrecœur, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan


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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? Tobacco was used freely in New France. Nearly every farmer planted tobacco near his home. Men and boys around age 12 or above often smoked pipes. The women were smokers, too, but more commonly they used tobacco in the form of snuff.

Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
Did You Know? What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Canada from France it was a custom to add a 'dit' nickname to the surname. The English translation of 'dit' is 'said'. The Colonists of Nouvelle France added 'dit' names as distinguishers. A settler might have wanted to differentiate their family from their siblings by taking a 'dit' name that described the locale to which they had relocated. The acquiring of a 'dit' name might also be the result of a casual adoption, whereby the person wanted to honor the family who had raised them. Another reason was also to distinguish themselves by taking as a 'dit' name the town or village in France from which they originated. This custom ended around 1900 when people began using only one name, either the 'dit' nickname or their original surname.

Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) - Église Sainte Trinité route Marie-Victorin, Contrecœur.
http://www.migrations.fr/eglisesdenosancetres2.htm

Église de la Sainte-Trinité, est. 1668
4932, boul. Marie-Victorin, Contrecoeur, QUÉBEC
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
Église Sainte Trinité route Marie-Victorin,... Read MORE...
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) -
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) - Rue de la Station
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
Rue de la Station
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) - Villa St-Hyacinthe, Contrecoeur, P. Que.
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
Villa St-Hyacinthe, Contrecoeur, P. Que.

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Pierre FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS married immigrant Fille du Roi flag Marie BENOIT-- Date: 1668 Place: , Québec Province, Canada
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Children:
flag Nicolas FAVREAU (b.abt. 1668, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 11 January 1731, Boucherville, Canada, New France )

flag Marie-Anne FAVREAU (b.abt. 1672, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 3 April 1737, Contrecœur, Canada, New France )

flag Antoine FAVREAU (b.26 February 1675, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. 6 November 1709, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag Mathurin FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS (b.16 March 1677, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. 27 March 1752, Boucherville, Canada, New France )

flag Marie FAVREAU (b.1679, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 1 May 1703, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag Jean FAVREAU (b.abt. 1681, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 31 October 1747, Boucherville, Canada, New France )

flag Charles FAVREAU (b.13 February 1685, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. 31 October 1764, Verchères, Province of Québec, Canada )

flag Geneviève FAVREAU (b.4 October 1686, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. , )

flag Pierre FAVREAU (b.21 March 1693, Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. , )


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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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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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News On August 26, 1660, Louis XIV made a triumphal entry into Paris with his wife, Marie-Therese. The royal couple took their places...
Louis XIV wasn't just a ceremonial king who represents the kingdom, but makes no decisions of his...Read MORE...


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...


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

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News 1667 - Contrecoeur established
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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...


News 1668 - Église de la Sainte-Trinité established in Contrecoeur

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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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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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News 1672 - Seigniory (Contrecoeur) Granted Oct. 29th, 1672, to Sieur de Contrecoeur


Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.

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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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1675 Birth of Child
Antoine FAVREAU was born 26 February 1675, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
1677 Birth of Child
Mathurin FAVREAU dit DESLAURIERS was born 16 March 1677, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
1685 Birth of Child
Charles FAVREAU was born 13 February 1685, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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1686 Birth of Child
Geneviève FAVREAU was born 4 October 1686, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
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.


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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1693 Birth of Child
Pierre FAVREAU was born 21 March 1693, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
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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1703 Death of Child
Marie FAVREAU died 1 May 1703, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Death
26 May 1708
Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

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