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HELP! Ancestor is complete! flag male ancestor  Benoit  DESMARAIS

  (b. 9 February 1744 Saint-Sulpice, Canada, New France   d. 19 March 1816 Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada )  
Age: 73

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Benoit DESMARAIS was born 9 February 1744 in Saint-Sulpice, Canada, New France. Benoit DESMARAIS was the child of Louis-Michel DESMARAIS   and   Marie-Thérèse BOUSQUET and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Michel DESMARAIS and Françoise-Anne-Marie BENOIT (maternal)  Jean-Baptiste BOUSQUET and Louise-Marie LUSSIER

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Benoit  married  Marie-Agathe ST-JEAN dite LAPERCHE 28 January 1771 in L'Assomption, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Marie-Agathe ST-JEAN dite LAPERCHE  was born abt. 23 September 1747 in L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (St-Pierre-du-Portage).  Marie-Agathe died 27 May 1817 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire) (Saint-Hyacinthe-le-Confesseur).  Marie-Agathe was the child of Augustin-Joseph LAPERCHE dit ST-JEAN and Marie-Madeleine MORIN.

Benoit DESMARAIS died 19 March 1816 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada .
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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? People of New France were rewarded for having large families - 10 children - 300 pounds per year;...Read MORE...

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