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immigrant Fille a Marier flag female ancestor  Françoise  CAPEL

  (b. abt. 1626 France   d. 20 April 1699 Champlain, Canada, New France )  

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CAPEL Genealogy

Françoise CAPEL was born abt. 1626 in France. Françoise CAPEL was the child of ?   and   ?

Françoise was a Fille à Marier , arriving in New France by 1651.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Jean TURCOT (TURCOTTE) 25 April 1651 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Jean TURCOT (TURCOTTE)  was born abt. 1629 in France.  He died 19 August 1652 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec). 

She married  (2) Jacques LUCAS dit LEPINE 9 November 1653 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Jacques LUCAS dit LEPINE  was born abt. 1630 in France.  He died 12 September 1659 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers). 

She married  (3) Jacques MARCHAND 1 February 1660 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jacques MARCHAND  was born abt. 1636 in France.  He died 6 October 1695 in Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier). 

Françoise CAPEL died 20 April 1699 in Champlain, Canada, New France .

daughter of Julien Capel and Laurence Lecompte

Details of the family tree of Françoise 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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Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Françoise CAPEL

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Françoise CAPEL married immigrant flag male ancestor Jean TURCOT (TURCOTTE)-- Date: 25 April 1651 Place: Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France


Françoise CAPEL married immigrant flag male ancestor Jacques LUCAS dit LEPINE-- Date: 9 November 1653 Place: Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France


Françoise CAPEL married immigrant flag male ancestor Jacques MARCHAND-- Date: 1 February 1660 Place: Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France


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Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Françoise CAPEL

Unlike the other Filles A Marier, Francoise was not under contract to a future husband, but to the Church; and arrived in the small French Colony in 1650 to begin training with the Ursuline Sisters, in hopes of becoming a nun.

However, an event would take place that may have helped her to change her mind. On December 30, 1650; a fire broke out in the convent and Francoise, along with fourteen other women, fled from the building in terror. Soon after, in the journal of Mother Marie de l'Incarnation, there is the following notation: "The Sister de Saint-Michel, Francoise Capel, left the Ursulines to go and live at the home of Madamoiselle de Grandmaison." At that...Read MORE...

1651 Marriage / Partner
Françoise CAPEL and Jean TURCOT (TURCOTTE) 25 April 1651, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1652 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jean TURCOT (TURCOTTE) died 19 August 1652, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
1652 Birth of Child
Jacques TURCOT (TURCOTTE) was born 4 September 1652, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1653 Marriage / Partner
Françoise CAPEL and Jacques LUCAS dit LEPINE 9 November 1653, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1655 Birth of Child
Marie LUCAS was born 22 January 1655, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1658 Birth of Child
François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY was born 24 February 1658, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1659 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jacques LUCAS dit LEPINE died 12 September 1659, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1660 Marriage / Partner
Françoise CAPEL and Jacques MARCHAND 1 February 1660, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1660 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine MARCHAND was born 12 December 1660, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
1695 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jacques MARCHAND died 6 October 1695, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
20 April 1699
Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)

Added: 12/19/2014 10:43:02 AM - Updated: 6/9/2015 11:20:35 AM

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