GreenerPasture Genealogy

Sign In / Sign Up

BEST FREE ancestry website since 1999 - History belongs to all of us!

HELP! flag female ancestor  Geneviève  SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE

  (b. abt. 1740 Québec Province, Canada   d. )  

Am I Your Ancestor?
SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dit LAFONTAINE Family Tree

What started out as our family is now your’s too!


Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE was born abt. 1740 in Québec Province, Canada

Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE was the child of Joseph SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT)   and   Marie-Anne MARCIL (MARSIL) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Marin SURPRENANT dit LAFONTAINE and Barbe-Marguerite CARTIER (maternal)  Charles MARCIL (MARSIL) and Marie-Romaine GERVAIS

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

Geneviève  married  Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS 24 September 1764 in La Prairie, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS  was born 30 January 1738 in Châteauguay, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joachim-de-Chateauguay) .  Joseph-Marie died 20 October 1776 in La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) (La Nativité).  Joseph-Marie was the child of Joseph DUQUET dit DESROSIERS and Angélique MOULINNEUF (MOLINEUF).
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 - What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Québec from France it was a custom to add a 'dit' nickname to the surname. The English translation of 'dit' is 'said'. The Colonists of Nouvelle France added 'dit' names as distinguishers. A settler might have wanted to differentiate their family from their siblings by taking a 'dit' name that described the locale to which they had relocated. The acquiring of a 'dit' name might also be the result of a casual adoption, whereby the person wanted to honor the family who had raised them. Another reason was also to distinguish themselves by taking as a 'dit' name the town or village in France from which they originated. This custom ended around 1900 when people began using only one name, either the 'dit' nickname or their original surname.

Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE

[Hide/Show]

Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE married flag male ancestor Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS-- Date: 24 September 1764 Place: La Prairie, Province of Québec, Canada
Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS was the child of Joseph DUQUET dit DESROSIERS and Angélique MOULINNEUF (MOLINEUF)




Children of Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS and Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE:

flag male ancestor Joseph DUQUET (b.abt. 1765, , Québec Province, Canada   d. , )

flag female ancestor Catherine-Genevieve DUQUET (b.16 September 1769, La Prairie, Province of Québec, Canada   d. , )
m. Michel MORIN 27 February 1786 in L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie)

flag male ancestor Michel DUQUET (b.13 February 1776, La Nativité, Laprairie, Quebec, Canada  d. , )
m. Marguerite GRANGER 5 March 1810 in L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie)



Add History, Life Events, News, Stories about Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE
(Examples include: Birth, Baptism, Census Records, Military Records, Death, Obituary, Personal Achievements, Other events)

[Hide/Show]

Exploring the Ancestry of Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE: Events, Pictures, and Documents

marriage1764 Marriage / Partner
Geneviève SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) dite LAFONTAINE and Joseph-Marie DUQUET dit DESROSIERS 24 September 1764, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) (La Nativité)

Buy it NOW!May Your Coffee Be Strong and Your Ancestry Stronger! - Ceramic Mug 11oz

"May Your Coffee Be Strong and Your Ancestry Stronger!" encapsulates the essence of the mug—blending the invigorating energy of a steaming cup of coffee with the enduring strength found in discovering and cherishing one's roots. Whether you're a seasoned genealogist or just beginning to explore your family history, this mug invites you to embrace the powerful connection between your daily rituals and the stories woven into your DNA. It's not just a mug; it's a vessel of inspiration, a conversation starter, and a tangible link to your heritage.   Pinterest   
1769 Birth of Child
Catherine-Genevieve DUQUET was born 16 September 1769, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) (La Nativité)
1776 Birth of Child
Michel DUQUET was born 13 February 1776, La Nativité, Laprairie, Quebec, Canada
Added: 4/1/2015 2:30:55 PM - Updated: 11/27/2020 7:47:45 PM

Learn more about where your ancestor was born.


Visit Québec Province, Canada

Not the person you are looking for? Try again!

Search for MY Family by Name

NOTE: If you don't know your ancestor's whole name or are unsure of the spelling, specify part of the name.

First Name:
*Last Name:
Gender:
Born (+/- 2 years):
Died (+/- 2 years):
Match all terms exactly:

Search for MY Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:

Genealogy research for Genevieve Suprenant (Surprenant) Dit Lafontaine (on other sites)

findagrave, familysearch

Sign In

Sign In or Join for FREE! to see the details!

Completely FREE. We will never ask for your credit card.

Our Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) Gift Ideas


Buy it NOW!Poutine, Tourtière and Tarte au Sucre - I Love Québec! - Ceramic Mug 11oz

Savor the flavors of Québec with every sip from our vibrant Ceramic Mug! Crafted with love, this 11oz mug is a tribute to the iconic culinary delights of Québec, featuring mouthwatering illustrations of Poutine, Tourtière, and Tarte au Sucre. If you're passionate about Québecois cuisine or simply want to show your love for this beautiful province, this mug is the perfect choice.   Pinterest   

Buy it NOW!CANADA - Canadian Roots Genealogy Coffee Mug - Curling and Olympics - 11 oz

"My ancestors came from Canada. That explains a lot about my love for curling and watching the Olympics!"   Pinterest   

Buy it NOW!CANADA - Maple Syrup & Apologies Edition - Ceramic Coffee Mug - 11oz

"My ancestors came from Canada. That explains a lot about my love for maple syrup and apologizing!"   Pinterest