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  (b. 10 September 1715 Saint-François-du-Lac, Canada, New France   d. )  

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Jean-Baptiste FORCIER was born 10 September 1715 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Canada, New France. Jean-Baptiste FORCIER was the child of Joseph-Antoine FORCIER   and   Gertrude JOYAL and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre FORCIER and Marguerite GIRARD (maternal)  Jacques-Louis JOYAL dit BERGERAT (JOUIEL) and Marie-Gertrude MORAL

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Jean-Baptiste  married  Geneviève CHEVALIER 5 February 1742 in Sorel, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Geneviève CHEVALIER  was born 16 March 1714 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre).  Geneviève died 4 April 1769 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre).  Geneviève was the child of Jean-Baptiste-Louis CHEVALIER and Catherine LAVALLEE.
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? Throughout the 17th century, France tamed and populated its new colonies across the ocean with the firm hand of seigneurs, aristocrats to whom the king distributed land. In turn, the seigneuers swore ...Read MORE...


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Jean-Baptiste FORCIER married flag female ancestor Geneviève CHEVALIER-- Date: 5 February 1742 Place: Sorel, Canada, New France
Geneviève CHEVALIER was the child of Jean-Baptiste-Louis CHEVALIER and Catherine LAVALLEE

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Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
L'église de Saint-François-du-Lac (exterior)
Église de Saint-François-Xavier
440, rue Notre-Dame, Saint-François-du-Lac, QUÉBEC
Established 1714

birth1715 Birth
10 September 1715
Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
marriage1742 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste FORCIER and Geneviève CHEVALIER 5 February 1742, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1742 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste-Jacques FORCIER was born 9 December 1742, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1744 Birth of Child
Geneviève FORCIER was born 29 November 1744, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1751 Birth of Child
Catherine FORCIER was born 14 June 1751, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
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