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Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Florent  LECLERC

  (b. abt. 1619 Angers, France   d. January 1664 Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France )  

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Florent LECLERC was born abt. 1619 in Angers, France. Florent LECLERC was the child of ?   and   ?

Florent was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1658.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie GENDRE 4 February 1658 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Marie GENDRE  was born abt. 1621 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.  She died 22 February 1699 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers). 

Florent LECLERC died January 1664 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .

Born Lebray, Angers, Anjou, France

Details of the family tree of Florent 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)

  • '... Florent, born in 1619 from the marriage of Jean Leclerc and Jeanne Luce, from Braye-sous-Faye, near the Richelieu in Anjou.'

    Thomas J. Laforest
    Our French-Canadian Ancestors : Volume IV, Page 138
  • Bio
    LECLERC, Florent... was born around 1619 in the hamlet of Bray-sous-Faye, Angers, Anjou. In April 1656, he signed up to travel to Canada from LaRochelle, France, no doubt as a contract worker.

    In February 1658, Florent LeClerc married the widow of Jean-Baptiste Bourgis, Marie Gendre, at Trois-Rivières. She brought four children to the marriage, the youngest being 2 years old. Her daughter, Marie Bourgis married to Louis Robert, is an...Read MORE...

  • 1658 Marriage / Partner
    Florent LECLERC and Marie GENDRE 4 February 1658, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1659 Birth of Child
    Florent LECLERC was born 16 February 1659, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1660 Birth of Child
    Jean LECLERC was born 19 December 1660, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1663 Birth of Child
    Étiennette LECLERC was born 28 May 1663, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)

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Added: - Updated: 4/17/2016 11:22:36 AM

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