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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Urbain  BROSSARD

  (b. 4 January 1633 Angers, France   d. 10 April 1710 Montréal, Canada, New France )  

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Urbain BROSSARD was born 4 January 1633 in Angers, France

Urbain BROSSARD was the child of ?   and   ?

Urbain was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1660.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Urbain  married  Urbaine HODIAU 19 April 1660 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Urbaine HODIAU  was born abt. 1645 in Angers, France.  Urbaine died 15 July 1681 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul). 

Urbain BROSSARD died 10 April 1710 in Montréal, Canada, New France .

Occupation: master mason

son of Mathurin Brossard and Michelle Bidaut

Details of the family tree of Urbain 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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birth1633 Birth
4 January 1633
Angers, France

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BROSSARD, URBAIN, master mason, son of Mathurin Brossard and Michelle Bidaut; b. 1633 or 1634 at La Flèche, province of Anjou; buried 10 April 1710 at Montreal.

Brossard came to Ville-Marie with the contingent of 1653. He had been engaged as a mason and settler and applied himself all his life to building and farming.

His first undertaking dates from 30 Nov. 1658, when he agreed to start the following May to build a house for Raphaël-Lambert Closse*. In 1660 François Bailly* took him into partnership for three years. Six years later, in association with Michel Bouvier he built a house for Pierre Chauvin. In 1672, with Gilles Devennes and Bouvier, he erected a vast house at Lachine for Jean Milot, a maker of edge-tools and merchant from Montreal. At the top of the contract a sketch signed by Brossard (his partners could not write) shows the lay-out of this building. It measured 50 feet by 25, had a pavilion roof, and comprised a ground floor and two upper storeys, two chimneys, a ...Read MORE... Dictionary of Canadian Biography, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003
marriage1660 Marriage / Partner
Urbain BROSSARD and Urbaine HODIAU 19 April 1660, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

He was 27 years old.
1663 Birth of Child
Jeanne BROSSARD was born 17 June 1663, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Urbain was 30 years old.
1668 Birth of Child
Catherine BROSSARD was born 9 July 1668, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Urbain was 35 years old.
1673 Birth of Child
Marthe BROSSARD was born 12 March 1673, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Urbain was 40 years old.
1675 Birth of Child
Madeleine BROSSARD was born 23 November 1675, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Urbain was 42 years old.
marriage1679 Marriage of Child
Jeanne BROSSARD married 20 November 1679, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul) to Henri-Nicolas CATIN
1681 Birth of Child
Claude BROSSARD was born 27 May 1681, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Urbain was 48 years old.
1681 Death of Spouse/Partner
Urbaine HODIAU died 15 July 1681, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
marriage1689 Marriage of Child
Catherine BROSSARD married 26 April 1689, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul) to Jean SARAULT (SARRAULT) dit LAVIOLETTE
marriage1698 Marriage of Child
Madeleine BROSSARD married 28 January 1698 , Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul) to François CAMPEAU

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marriage1699 Marriage of Child
Marthe BROSSARD married 19 January 1699, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul) to Jean POUGET dit GRISDELIN
marriage1706 Marriage of Child
Claude BROSSARD married 14 June 1706, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul) to Barbe HEBERT dite LAROSE
death1710 Death
10 April 1710
Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

He died at the age of 77.
Added: 12/31/2014 8:35:07 AM - Updated: 4/21/2016 4:17:44 PM

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