immigrant Fille du Roi flag   Jeanne  AMYOT (AMIOT)

  (b. 6 February 1645 Burgundy, France   d. 5 February 1745 Verchères, Canada, New France )  

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Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) was born 6 February 1645 in Burgundy, France. Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) was the child of

Jeanne was a Fille du Roi , arriving in New France by 1673.

She married  Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE 19 September 1673 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE  was born abt. 1639 in France.  He died 3 March 1703 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City). 

She married  (2) François CHICOINE 12 November 1704 in Contrecœur, Canada, New France .  François CHICOINE  was born abt. 1678 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  He was the son of Pierre CHICOINE and Madeleine CHRETIEN.

Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) died 5 February 1745 in Verchères, Canada, New France .

Occupation: midwife

Born St-Pierre-de-Losne, Côte d'or, Bourgogne, France, daughter of Noel Amiot and Anne Vivienne.

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Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) married immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag  Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE-- Date: 19 September 1673 Place: Québec, Canada, New France
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

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Nicolas Pion, son of Nicolas Pion and Catherine Bredons
Jeanne Amyot, daughter of Noel Amyot and Anne Vivienne


flag  Jean PION dit LAFONTAINE (b.17 August 1674, Sorel, Canada, New France  d. 16 May 1688, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag  Jeanne PION dite LAFONTAINE (b.22 August 1676, Sorel, Canada, New France  d. 25 October 1748, Montréal, Canada, New France )
m. Jean SERRE 9 February 1694
m. Louis DUCHARME dit LAFONTAINE 4 September 1727

flag  Pierre PION dit LAFONTAINE (b.abt. 1679, Saint-Ours, Canada, New France   d. 21 October 1687, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag  Angélique PION dite LAFONTAINE (b.abt. 1679, Saint-Ours, Canada, New France   d. 10 October 1687, Verchères, Canada, New France )

flag  Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE (b.28 December 1681, Lavaltrie, Canada, New France   d. ,  )

flag  Maurice PION dit LAFONTAINE (b.29 July 1684, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. 20 December 1727, Verchères, Canada, New France )
m. Thérèse-Marie CHICOINE 22 January 1713

flag  Anne PION dite LAFONTAINE (b.10 February 1687, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. ,  )

flag  Louise PION dite LAFONTAINE (b.abt. 1689, Contrecœur, Canada, New France   d. 28 January 1690, Montréal, Canada, New France )

Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) married flag  François CHICOINE-- Date: 12 November 1704 Place: Contrecœur, Canada, New France
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

François CHICOINE was the son of Pierre CHICOINE and Madeleine CHRETIEN

Marriage record at Sainte-Trinite-de-Contrecouer indicates that Francois Chicoine was the son of Pierre Chicoine and Magdelaine Chretien and that Jeanne Amiot was the wife of Nicholas Pion.


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1704 marriage
Title Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes depuis la fondation de la colonie jusqu'à nos jours, Volume 3
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6 February 1645
Burgundy, France

Canada 1648-49 The Iroquois disperse the Huron nation.

France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.

Canada 1659 - François de Laval arrives in Québec as vicar general of the pope (June).

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.

Canada 1663 - Québec becomes a royal province. The first Filles du roi (Kings Daughters) arrive in New France during the summer

Canada 1666 - The Carignan-Salières regiment destroys five Mohawk villages, eventually leading to peace between the Iroquois and the French.

Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants.

Canada 1667 - Filles Du Roi Arrive

Canada 1668 - The Carignan-Salières regiment is recalled to France, but several hundred choose to remain behind, many in return for local seigneuries.

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).

Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.

Canada 1673 - Frontenac sends Marquette and Jolliet to explore the Missippi.

Canada 1673 - Final Group of Filles du Roi Arrive

Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec.

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

Canada 1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre

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.

Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

Canada 1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal

Canada 1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England.

Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne

Canada 1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)

France 1715 - September 1 - Louis XIV (King of France) dies

Fille du Roi

Amiot, Jeanne, m. 1: Pion, Nicolas, dit Lafontaine, Sep. 19, 1673, m. 2: Chicoine, François, Nov. 12, 1704

Filles du Roi

1673 Marriage / Partner
Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) and Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE 19 September 1673, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1674 Birth of Child
Jean PION dit LAFONTAINE was born 17 August 1674, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1676 Birth of Child
Jeanne PION dite LAFONTAINE was born 22 August 1676, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1681 Birth of Child
Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE was born 28 December 1681, Lavaltrie, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine)
1684 Birth of Child
Maurice PION dit LAFONTAINE was born 29 July 1684, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
1687 Birth of Child
Anne PION dite LAFONTAINE was born 10 February 1687, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
1687 Death of Child
Angélique PION dite LAFONTAINE died 10 October 1687, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
1687 Death of Child
Pierre PION dit LAFONTAINE died 21 October 1687, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1688 Death of Child
Jean PION dit LAFONTAINE died 16 May 1688, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1703 Death of Spouse/Partner
Nicolas PION dit LAFONTAINE died 3 March 1703, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1704 Marriage / Partner
Jeanne AMYOT (AMIOT) and François CHICOINE 12 November 1704, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
1727 Death of Child
Maurice PION dit LAFONTAINE died 20 December 1727, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
5 February 1745
Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)

name: Jeanne Amiot
gender: Female
burial date: 06 Feb 1745
burial place: Vercheres, Vercheres, Quebec
death date: 05 Feb 1745
death place: Vercheres, Vercheres, Quebec
age: 107
birth date: 1638
race: White
marital status: Married
spouse's name: Francois Chichoine
father's name:
father's birthplace:
mother's name:
mother's birthplace:
indexing project (batch) number: B01284-5
system origin: Canada-EASy
source film number: 1288561
reference number: Image 69 p 73 bur2

"Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955," index, FamilySearch (https:/ / pal:/ MM9.1.1/ F2P3-JQJ : accessed 11 Jan 2013), Jeanne Amiot, 05 Feb 1745; citing reference Image 69 p 73 bur2, FHL microfilm 128856

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