immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag   Germain  GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN

  (b. abt. 1639 Rouen, France   d. 9 May 1719 Boucherville, Canada, New France )  

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Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN was born abt. 1639 in Rouen, France. Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN was the child of

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

He married  Jeanne BEAUCHAMP 19 July 1677 in Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Canada, New France* .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Jeanne BEAUCHAMP  was born 30 July 1663 in Montréal, Québec, Canada .  She died 20 December 1711 in Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville).  She was the daughter of Jacques BEAUCHAMP dit LEGRAND and Marie DARDENNE.

Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN died 9 May 1719 in Boucherville, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Soldat du regiment de Carignan

son of Germain Gauthier and Louise Veillard

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN

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Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN married flag  Jeanne BEAUCHAMP-- Date: 19 July 1677 Place: Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Canada, New France*
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Jeanne BEAUCHAMP was the daughter of Jacques BEAUCHAMP dit LEGRAND and Marie DARDENNE


flag  Pierre GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN (b.9 November 1684, Repentigny, Canada, New France   d. 13 September 1761, Boucherville, Canada )
m. Marie-Anne TESSIER 15 May 1707
m. Marie-Elisabeth PAILLARD (PAILLE) 19 August 1726

flag  Marie-Françoise GAUTHIER dite ST-GERMAIN (b.12 June 1687, Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. 27 November 1771, Montréal, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Pierre BOTQUIN dit ST-ANDRE 24 September 1708
m. Antoine DAUNAIS (DAUNAY) 15 February 1745

flag  Jacques GAUTHIER (b.5 December 1696, Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. 11 September 1760, Chambly, Canada )
m. Marie-Louise TESSIER 17 November 1721
m. Marie-Josephte BENOIT dite LIVERNOIS 28 October 1743

flag  Agnes GAUTHIER (b.3 November 1701, Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. 2 January 1779, Contrecœur, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Jean-Baptiste PINARD 9 September 1724

flag  Pierre-Joseph GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN (b.29 June 1704, Boucherville, Canada, New France   d. , )
m. Marie-Josephte LOUVOIS 3 May 1734

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1677 Marriage / Partner
Germain GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN and Jeanne BEAUCHAMP 19 July 1677, Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)
1684 Birth of Child
Pierre GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN was born 9 November 1684, Repentigny, Québec, Canada (La Purification-de-Repentigny)
1687 Birth of Child
Marie-Françoise GAUTHIER dite ST-GERMAIN was born 12 June 1687, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
1696 Birth of Child
Jacques GAUTHIER was born 5 December 1696, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
1701 Birth of Child
Agnes GAUTHIER was born 3 November 1701, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
1704 Birth of Child
Pierre-Joseph GAUTHIER dit ST-GERMAIN was born 29 June 1704, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
1711 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jeanne BEAUCHAMP died 20 December 1711, Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)
9 May 1719
Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

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