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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Leon  DEGAME (DEGANNE)

  (b. abt. 1658 La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France   d. 18 April 1726 Saint-Sulpice, Canada, New France )  

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Leon DEGAME (DEGANNE) was born abt. 1658 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France. Leon DEGAME (DEGANNE) was the child of ?   and   ?

Leon was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1687.

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

Leon  married  Marie-Jeanne BEGNIER (BESNIER) 9 February 1687 in Champlain, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Marie-Jeanne BEGNIER (BESNIER)  was born abt. 1671 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  Marie-Jeanne died 29 July 1747 in Saint-Sulpice, Québec, Canada.  Marie-Jeanne was the child of Masse BEGNIER (BESNIER) and Michelle CHARLIER (CHARTIER).

Leon DEGAME (DEGANNE) died 18 April 1726 in Saint-Sulpice, Canada, New France.
Details of the family tree of Leon 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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? French Canadians celebrate Dollard Day on the Monday preceding May 25. The day honors a...Read MORE...

Countries and Their Cultures - French-Canadians (
    Title Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes depuis la fondation de la colonie jusqu'à nos jours, Volume 1 Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes depuis la fondation de la colonie jusqu'à nos jours, Cyprien Tanguay Author Cyprien Tanguay Publisher E. Senécal, 1871 Original from Oxford University Digitized Sep 20, 2007 Page 165
    Marriage - Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation, Champlain, QC, Canada Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.
  • 1687 Marriage / Partner
    Leon DEGAME (DEGANNE) and Marie-Jeanne BEGNIER (BESNIER) 9 February 1687, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
  • 1696 Birth of Child
    Laurent DEGAME (DEGANNE) was born 2 November 1696, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
  • 1708 Birth of Child
    Marie-Antoinette DEGAME (DEGANNE) was born 13 July 1708, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
  • 1711 Birth of Child
    Elisabeth-Isabelle DEGAME (DEGANNE) was born 10 January 1711, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1726 Death
    18 April 1726
    Saint-Sulpice, Québec, Canada

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