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Ancestor is complete! immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag male ancestor  Jean  BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE

  (b. abt. 1641 Champagne, France   d. 5 December 1699 Sorel, Canada, New France )  

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Jean BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE was born abt. 1641 in Champagne, France. Jean BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE was the child of ?   and   ?

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marguerite SAMSON abt. 1671 in La Visitation-de-l'Île-Dupas, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Marguerite SAMSON  was born abt. 1649 in France.  She died 24 July 1721 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre). 

Jean BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE died 5 December 1699 in Sorel, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Carignan-Salières soldier



Born Champagne, Ardennes, France


Details of the family tree of Jean 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.
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Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Québec 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)
  • Jean BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE
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    Title Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes depuis la fondation de la colonie Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes depuis la fondation de la colonie, Cyprien Tanguay Author Cyprien Tanguay Published 1871 Original from Oxford University Digitized Jun 9, 2006 Page 74
  • Carignan-Salières Regiment Officers and Soldiers (who married Filles du Roi)
    Beaugrand, Jean, dit Champagne, m. Marguerite Samson, 1668
    Soldier, Company: Sorel

    The Carignan-Salières Regiment, June-Sept 1665, Quebec, Canada
  • 1673 Birth of Child
    Charles BEAUGRAND dit CHAMPAGNE was born 16 February 1673, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
  • 1675 Birth of Child
    Marie BEAUGRAND dite CHAMPAGNE was born 27 July 1675, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
  • 1681 Canadian Census Signeurie de Villemur
    Jean Bougrant (dit Champagne) 40
    Marguerite Samson, sa femme, 32
    enfants:
    Jean, 9
    Charles, 7
    Marie, 6

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


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