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HELP! immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag male ancestor  Jacques  BABIE DE RAINVILLE

  (b. abt. 1637 France   d. 28 July 1688 Champlain, Canada, New France )  

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Jacques BABIE DE RAINVILLE was born abt. 1637 in France. Jacques BABIE DE RAINVILLE was the child of ?   and   ?

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

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

Jacques  married  Marie-Jeanne DANDONNEAU dite LAJEUNESSE 1 June 1670 in Québec Province, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Marie-Jeanne DANDONNEAU dite LAJEUNESSE  was born 20 July 1655 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers).  Marie-Jeanne died 20 July 1703 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marie-Jeanne was the child of Pierre DANDONNEAU dit LAJEUNESSE and Marie-Françoise JOBIN dite LAJEUNESSE.

Jacques BABIE DE RAINVILLE died 28 July 1688 in Champlain, Canada, New France .

Occupation: soldier, farmer, and fur-trader

Details of the family tree of Jacques 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? In New France, the habitant's homes were commonly built of felled timber or of rough-hewn stone,...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • Biography
    BABIE (in later generations spelled “Bâby,” and in Michigan historical collections “Baubee”), JACQUES, soldier, farmer, and fur-trader, founder of the distinguished Canadian family of this name, son of Jean “Bavis” and Isabeau Robin of the parish of Monteton, diocese of Agen; b. in France c. 1633 (1639 according to the census of 1681); d. 28 July 1688 at Champlain.

    Jacques Babie came to Canada in 1665 as a sergeant in the Carignan-Salières...Read MORE...

    Dictionary of Canadian Biography (
  • 1665
    Jacques Babie came to Canada in 1665 as a sergeant in the Carignan-Salières regiment, sent by Louis XIV and Colbert to fight the Iroquois. After peace had been signed at the end of 1666 between the Iroquois and Alexandre de Prouville, Marquis de Tracy, commander-in-chief of Louis XIV’s forces in North America, Babie obtained his discharge from the army and settled in Champlain on the St. Lawrence near Trois-Rivières, in a fertile region known as ...Read MORE... en/ bio/ babie_jacques_1E.html
  • 1670 Marriage / Partner
    Jacques BABIE DE RAINVILLE and Marie-Jeanne DANDONNEAU dite LAJEUNESSE 1 June 1670, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1683 Birth of Child
    Marie-Madeleine BABIE was born 17 November 1683, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
  • 1686 Birth of Child
    Marie-Anne BABIE was born 7 July 1686, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
  • 1687 Birth of Child
    Francois-Etienne BABIE dit CHENNEVILLE was born 4 August 1687, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
  • 1688 Birth of Child
    Raymond BABIE was born 26 December 1688, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)

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