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HELP! flag female ancestor  Marie-Josephte  GAGNON

  (b. 2 October 1718 Baie-Saint-Paul, Canada, New France   d. 19 February 1806 Les Éboulements, Lower Canada )  

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Marie-Josephte GAGNON was born 2 October 1718 in Baie-Saint-Paul, Canada, New France

Marie-Josephte GAGNON was the child of Joseph-Marie GAGNON   and   Marie-Madeleine TREMBLAY and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean GAGNON and Marguerite DROUIN (maternal)  Pierre TREMBLAY and Marie-Madeleine ROUSSIN

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

Marie-Josephte  married  Jean GONTHIER 11 November 1737 in Les Éboulements, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Jean GONTHIER  was born abt. 1714 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  Jean died 21 November 1749 in Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres).  Jean was the child of Louis GONTHIER and Geneviève GAGNÉ.

Marie-Josephte  married  (2) Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS 13 November 1753 in Les Éboulements, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS  was born 18 January 1728 in Poitiers, France.  Jean-Baptiste died 19 May 1801 in Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements). 

Marie-Josephte GAGNON died 19 February 1806 in Les Éboulements, Lower Canada .
Details of the family tree of Marie-Josephte 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? The habitant was inordinately fond of sour milk. Tea was scarce and costly. Brandy was imported in huge quantities. Every parish in the colony had its grog-shop; in 1725 the King ordered that no...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Marie-Josephte GAGNON


Marie-Josephte GAGNON married flag male ancestor Jean GONTHIER-- Date: 11 November 1737 Place: Les Éboulements, Canada, New France
Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal

Jean GONTHIER was the child of Louis GONTHIER and Geneviève GAGNÉ


Marthe Gonthier 29 Jul 1739 13 Jun 1775 m. Claveau Jean-Baptiste

Jean-Marc Gonthier 19 Sep 1741 26 Mar 1809 m. Coulombe Genevieve, m. Gagne Madeleine, m. Simard Marie-Cecile

Louis Gonthier 07 Apr 1745 27 May 1810 m. Bouchard Genevieve

Pierre Gonthier 13 Oct 1747 12 Sep 1807 m. Simard Marguerite-Elisabeth, m. Tremblay Therese

Genevieve Gonthier 08 Jun 1750 16 Jul 1800 m. Dufour Germain

Children of Jean GONTHIER and Marie-Josephte GAGNON:

flag female ancestor Marthe GONTHIER (b.29 July 1739, Les Éboulements, Canada, New France   d. 13 June 1775, Les Éboulements, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Jean-Baptiste LAVEAU (CLAVEAU) 26 September 1757 in Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)

flag male ancestor Jean-Marc GONTHIER (b.19 September 1741, Isle-aux-Coudres, Canada, New France   d. 26 March 1809, Les Éboulements, Lower Canada )
m. Marie-Cecile SIMARD 7 February 1764 in Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul-de-Baie-Saint-Paul)
m. Madeleine GAGNE 8 July 1782 in Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
m. Genevieve COULOMBE 13 August 1787 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Louis GONTHIER (b.7 December 1745, Isle-aux-Coudres, Canada, New France   d. 27 May 1810, Isle-aux-Coudres, Lower Canada )
m. Geneviève BOUCHARD 2 August 1773 in Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)

flag male ancestor Pierre GONTHIER (b.13 October 1747, Isle-aux-Coudres, Canada, New France   d. 12 September 1807, Les Éboulements, Lower Canada )
m. Marguerite-Elisabeth SIMARD 24 July 1771 in Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
m. Therese TREMBLAY 20 February 1786 in Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)

flag female ancestor Genevieve GONTHIER (b.8 June 1750, Les Éboulements, Canada, New France   d. 16 July 1800, La Malbaie, Lower Canada )
m. Germain DUFOUR 15 October 1776 in La Malbaie, Québec, Canada (Murray Bay) (Saint-Etienne-de-la-Malbaie)

Marie-Josephte GAGNON married immigrant flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS-- Date: 13 November 1753 Place: Les Éboulements, Canada, New France

Alexis Maltais 17 Nov 1754 24 Feb 1835 m. Tremblay Marie-Godefride

Jean-Marie Maltais 10 May 1756 11 Nov 1837 m. Dallaire Marie-Charlotte

Genevieve Maltais 10 Aug 1758 02 Mar 1845 m. Guay Josse-Joseph

Children of Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS and Marie-Josephte GAGNON:

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birth1718 Birth
2 October 1718
Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul-de-Baie-Saint-Paul)

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marriage1737 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Josephte GAGNON and Jean GONTHIER 11 November 1737, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
1739 Birth of Child
Marthe GONTHIER was born 29 July 1739, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
1741 Birth of Child
Jean-Marc GONTHIER was born 19 September 1741, Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)
1745 Birth of Child
Louis GONTHIER was born 7 December 1745, Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)
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1747 Birth of Child
Pierre GONTHIER was born 13 October 1747, Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)
1749 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jean GONTHIER died 21 November 1749, Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)
1750 Birth of Child
Genevieve GONTHIER was born 8 June 1750, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
marriage1753 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Josephte GAGNON and Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS 13 November 1753, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
1754 Birth of Child
Alexis MALTAIS was born 17 November 1754, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
1756 Birth of Child
Jean-Marie MALTAIS was born 10 May 1756, La Malbaie, Québec, Canada (Murray Bay) (Saint-Etienne-de-la-Malbaie)
1758 Birth of Child
Genevieve MALTAIS was born 10 August 1758, Isle-aux-Coudres, Québec, Canada (Saint-Louis-de-l'Isle-aux-Coudres)
1775 Death of Child
Marthe GONTHIER died 13 June 1775, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
1800 Death of Child
Genevieve GONTHIER died 16 July 1800, La Malbaie, Québec, Canada (Murray Bay) (Saint-Etienne-de-la-Malbaie)
1801 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jean-Baptiste MALTAIS died 19 May 1801, Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)

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death1806 Death
19 February 1806
Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption-des-Eboulements)
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