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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag  Pierre  FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY

  (b. 2 May 1639Rouen, France   d. bef. 31 January 1695Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Pierre FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY was born 2 May 1639 in Rouen, France. Pierre FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY was the child of

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

He married  Marie LASNON 24 November 1667 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Marie LASNON  was born 22 September 1647 in Rouen, France .  She died 10 March 1727 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) . 

Pierre FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY died bef. 31 January 1695 in Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan


Notes:
son of Pierre Ferre and Margueriet Jacquet


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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? In New France, boys who were married at age 20 or younger and girls who were married at age 16 or younger were awarded the sum of 20 pounds each on their wedding day.

Canada: A People"s History (www.cbc.ca/ history/)
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)
Rouen, France - ROUEN - Gare de la Rue Verte
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ROUEN. - Le Quai de Paris (1917)
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Rouen, France
Boieldieu Bridge (1950)
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales) - Église de Saint-François-de-Sales
 714, rue des Érables, Neuville, QUÉBEC
Established 1684
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Castle Vaquelin Hotel, Neuville, On Highway No 2
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales) - Auberge Alouette (Hotel et Cabines) Neuville, Que.
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
Auberge Alouette (Hotel et Cabines) Neuville, Que.
Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales) - Exclusive Indian Store, Neuville, Que., 20 miles from Quebec City
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Pierre FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY married immigrant Fille du Roi flag Marie LASNON-- Date: 24 November 1667 Place: Québec, Canada, New France


Children:
flag Geneviève FERRÉ (b.16 September 1668, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 30 November 1688, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Pierre-Joseph FERRÉ (b.abt. 1673, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 14 February 1696, Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France )

flag Marie-Anne FERRÉ (b.19 November 1675, Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France   d. 12 June 1711, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Angélique FERRÉ (b.22 September 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France   d. 10 December 1731, Québec, Canada, New France )


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Birth
2 May 1639
Rouen, France

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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News 1653 - Jean-François Bourdon de Dombourg
In 1653, the area was granted as a seignory by Jean de Lauson to Jean Bourdon de Saint-Jean (ca....Read MORE...


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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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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1667 Marriage / Partner
Pierre FERRÉ dit L’ESPINAY and Marie LASNON 24 November 1667, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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...


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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1668 Birth of Child
Geneviève FERRÉ was born 16 September 1668, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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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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
Marie-Anne FERRÉ was born 19 November 1675, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
News 1679 - (Neuville) - The Saint-François-de-Sales Parish was formed; it became a civil parish in 1684.
The place was also called Pointe-aux-Trembles (or Pointe-au-Tremble), in reference to the point on...Read MORE...


1683 Birth of Child
Angélique FERRÉ was born 22 September 1683, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
News 1684 - Town of Neuville Founded
The town of Neuville, founded in 1684, is located along the St. Lawrence River near Quebec, in...Read MORE...


News 1684 - Église de Saint-François-de-Sales established at Neuville

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Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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1688 Death of Child
Geneviève FERRÉ died 30 November 1688, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
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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