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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag   Mathurin  BERNIER

  (b. 28 April 1643, France   d. 27 January 1678Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Canada, New France* )  
Summary: Mathurin BERNIER was born 28 April 1643 in , France. Mathurin BERNIER was the child of

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

He married  Jeanne VILAIN 28 October 1670 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Jeanne VILAIN  was born abt. 1655 in Paris, France .  She died 18 December 1711 in Montréal, Québec, Canada . 

Mathurin BERNIER died 27 January 1678 in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Canada, New France* .

Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan


Notes:
son of Mathurin Bernier and Renee Mercereau


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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 Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada.

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Did You Know? Quebec - Did you know? A common belief in old Quebec was that lutins [spirits] had the power to bring woe upon the people. If a lutin becomes offended, his master might discover his boots filled with peas or with pebbles. His pantaloons might be sewed up at the knee. He might find salt in his porridge, and pepper in his tea, and the meat in the soup kettle will be turned into pieces of stone. If he goes cutting hay or grain, he cannot get his scythe or his sickle to cut properly; in winter time the water will freeze in his well, and his wife never can cook a good tourtiere - meat pie - without burning the crust into a crisp.

The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec
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Mathurin BERNIER married immigrant Fille du Roi flag  Jeanne VILAIN-- Date: 28 October 1670 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France
www.biographi.ca/ en/ bio/ villain_jean_baptiste_1E.html 

We next meet Jean-Baptiste Villain at Montreal. On 18 Oct. 1670 he was present as cousin of the fiancée at the signing of the private marriage contract concluded between Mathurin Bernier, a native of Bessay (near Luçon), and Jeanne Villain, “daughter of Jean Villain and of the late Jeanne Barbé, her father and mother, of the parish of Saint-Jacques-la-Boucherie in Paris.” Ten days later the parish priest of Notre-Dame in Montreal drew up the marriage certificate of the Berniers; in it Jeanne Villain is called “daughter of Jean Villain, master gold- and silversmith in Paris, and of Jeanne Barbé.”

Gérard Morisset, “VILLAIN, JEAN-BAPTISTE,” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. 1, University of Toronto/ Université Laval, 2003

Children:
flag  Elisabeth BERNIER (b.3 October 1671, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 2 February 1747, Montréal, Canada, New France )


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Birth
28 April 1643
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1670 Marriage / Partner
Mathurin BERNIER and Jeanne VILAIN 28 October 1670, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1671 Birth of Child
Elisabeth BERNIER was born 3 October 1671, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Death
27 January 1678
Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

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