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immigrant Fille a Marier flag   Etiennette  ALTON

  (b. 13 November 1638Angers, France   d. 19 December 1722Montréal, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Etiennette ALTON was born 13 November 1638 in Angers, France. Etiennette ALTON was the child of

Etiennette was a Fille à Marier, arriving in New France by 1660.

She married  Marin HURTUBISE 7 January 1660 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Marin HURTUBISE  was born abt. 1631 in , France .  He died 12 May 1672 in Montréal, Québec, Canada . 

She married  (2) Barthélémy VINET dit LARENTE 13 June 1672 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Barthélémy VINET dit LARENTE  was born 1637 in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France .  He died 18 November 1687 in Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine) . 

She married  (3) Claude GARIGUE 18 October 1689 in Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France .  Claude GARIGUE  was born 1643 in , France .  He died 21 December 1693 in Montréal, Québec, Canada . 

Etiennette ALTON died 19 December 1722 in Montréal, Canada, New France .
Notes:
daughter of Francois Marechal Alton and Antoinette Bourilly


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From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
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1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
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Etiennette ALTON married immigrant flag  Marin HURTUBISE-- Date: 7 January 1660 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France


Children:
flag  Pierre HURTUBISE (b.7 November 1660, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 19 May 1705, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag  Louis HURTUBISE (b.25 August 1667, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 24 January 1703, Montréal, Canada, New France )

flag  Marie HURTUBISE (b.24 February 1670, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 17 February 1703, Montréal, Canada, New France )


Etiennette ALTON married immigrant flag  Barthélémy VINET dit LARENTE-- Date: 13 June 1672 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France


Children:
flag  Cunegonde VINET (b.18 February 1674, Montréal, Canada, New France   d. 24 August 1760, Pointe-Claire, Montréal, Canada )


Etiennette ALTON married immigrant flag  Claude GARIGUE-- Date: 18 October 1689 Place: Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France

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Birth
13 November 1638
Angers, France

Fille a Marier

"When the Company of 100 Associates began their settlement scheme, their plan of recruiting only families proved to be too costly, so instead they signed on single men; tradesman and labourers; who would be indentured for three years. However, this meant that more than 80% of the colonists were men, so even if they decided to stay at the end of their term, there was little hope of them starting a family, unless they chose a Canadian girl. But, since her family would never allow her, or her children, to leave their village; the company directors needed to avoid this from happening.

So instead, they began recruiting "marriagable young girls", who would first sign a contract in France and then be given passage and a small dowry to become the wife of a Quebec settler. You might wonder why these young girls (many under 16), would risk the dangers and hardships, which by now most of France were well aware of; but believe it or not; for many it was the best option.

At the time, marriages were arranged, so if the girl's family did not have the means to provide a sutable dowry, her only option was to become a nun, if she was Catholic; or marry beneath her station. In the case of the young Filles a Marier, though a marriage contract must be signed before departure, she had every right to refuse the union, once she met her husband-to-be. As a matter of fact, many of them did just that, and were provided safe passage home." (http://www.thinal.co.cc/weallcamefromsomewhere/Kebec/filles_marier.html)

Canada 1641 - Beginning of French and Iroquois Wars
Also known as the Beaver Wars.

Encouraged and armed by their Dutch and English trading partners, ...Read MORE...


News 1642 - Fort Maisonneuve
Fort Maisonneuve (Montreal) is established by (I)-Paul de Maisonneuve (1612-1676) at Point Calliere ...Read MORE...


Canada 1642 - The sieur de Maisonneuve founds Montréal (May 18).

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News 1643 - Ville-Marie (Montreal) had grown from 50 people to 70 people by this year.

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France 1643 - King Louis XIII dies, Louis XIV assumes French throne


News 1644 - Iroquois attack Montreal on March 16

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News 1645 - Treaty with the Iroquois. The peace is broken a few months later. (Montreal)

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News 1646 to 1653 - War with the Iroquois (Montreal)

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News 1648 - Adrienne Du Vivier arrives; she and her husband, Augustin Hébert, are often referred to as "Montreal's First Citizens."

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Canada 1648-49 The Iroquois disperse the Huron nation.

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News 1649 - In 1649, the people of Angers revolted against rising taxes, the start of the Fronde in Anjou.
The Fronde was a nationwide military conflict opposing some aristocrats wanting more autonomy and...Read MORE...


News 1650 to 1653 - 50 men held Fort Montreal
Only 50 men held Fort Montreal. Between 1650 and 1653, 32 French settlers were killed by the...Read MORE...


News 1650 - Montreal Status Report
The wheat crop this year was excellent especially at Montreal. The Iroquois had driven most of the ...Read MORE...


News 1651 - On July 26, 200 Iroquois attack the Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal.

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News 1652 - Montreal
Fifty miles beyond is the Great Island of Mont Reale, 180 miles distant from Kebec, which was...Read MORE...


News 1652 - In 1652, Henri Chabot, Duke of Rohan and governor of Anjou, decided to back Louis of Condé, leader of the Fronde. Angers again became rebellious and Louis XIV sent his army to seize it. The Duke of Rohan immediately surrendered and thus again

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News 1653 - Life in Montreal
The Jesuit vision of the Mountain of Montreal is a mission to convert the Natives and stop French...Read MORE...


News 1653 - Congregation of Notre Dame founded in Montreal

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News 18th March, 1658 - Right to Bear Arms in Montreal
By-law permitting the inhabitants of Villemarie to provide themselves with guns and ammunition, to...Read MORE...


News 9th July, 1658 - Forbidding the Sale of Liquor to Indians (Montreal)
Renewed orders, forbidding the sale of liquor to the Indians, under pain of confiscation and a fine ...Read MORE...


News 1659 - New Laws (Montreal)
18th January, 1659. — By-law to put an end to riots and desertions arising from drunkenness and...Read MORE...


Canada 1659 - François de Laval arrives in Québec as vicar general of the pope (June).

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France 1659 - France and Spain sign the Treaty of the Pyrenees.


1660 Marriage / Partner
Etiennette ALTON and Marin HURTUBISE 7 January 1660, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Canada 1660 - Adam Dollard des Ormeaux and about sixty others withstand an attack by over 500 Iroquois at Long Sault (May). It is traditionally said that the small party fights so well that the Iroquois decide not to attack Montréal.

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1660 Birth of Child
Pierre HURTUBISE was born 7 November 1660, Montréal, Québec, Canada
News 20th September 1662. — Firing guns during the night, or going out after retreat, prohibited. (Montreal)

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Canada 1663 - Québec becomes a royal province. The first Filles du roi (Kings Daughters) arrive in New France during the summer
In 1663, the King Louis XIV took over direct control of the government of New France, making it a Crown colony with Québec becoming a Royal Province. Royal governors and other officials replaced...Read MORE...



Canada 1666 - The Carignan-Salières regiment destroys five Mohawk villages, eventually leading to peace between the Iroquois and the French.

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Canada 1667 - The result of Canada's first census is 3215 non-native inhabitants.

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1667 Birth of Child
Louis HURTUBISE was born 25 August 1667, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Canada 1667 - Filles Du Roi Arrive
October 27: One hundred and nine (109) young ladies (Filles du Roi) arrived in Quebec from Dieppe ...Read MORE...


Canada 1668 - The Carignan-Salières regiment is recalled to France, but several hundred choose to remain behind, many in return for local seigneuries.

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News 1669 - Respecting the Divine (Montreal)
2nd April, 1669. — Ordinance of the King prohibiting inn-keepers from furnishing the people of the...Read MORE...


Canada 1670 - The Hudson's Bay Company is founded by royal charter and, underwritten by a group of English merchants, is granted trade rights over Rupert's Land -- i.e., all territory draining into Hudson Bay (May 2).

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1670 Birth of Child
Marie HURTUBISE was born 24 February 1670, Montréal, Québec, Canada
News 7th March 1670 — Ordinance instructing the inhabitants of Montreal to mark their sacks and bags when they bring them to the mill.

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1672 Marriage / Partner
Etiennette ALTON and Barthélémy VINET dit LARENTE 13 June 1672, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Canada 1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.

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1672 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marin HURTUBISE died 12 May 1672, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Canada 1673 - Final Group of Filles du Roi Arrive
September: The last shipment of Filles du Roi arrived Quebec from France, and the program ended....Read MORE...


Canada 1673 - Frontenac sends Marquette and Jolliet to explore the Missippi.

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Canada 1674 - Laval becomes the first bishop of Québec.

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1674 Birth of Child
Cunegonde VINET was born 18 February 1674, Montréal, Québec, Canada
News 1678 - Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Montréal established at Montréal

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Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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1687 Death of Spouse/Partner
Barthélémy VINET dit LARENTE died 18 November 1687, Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine)
1689 Marriage / Partner
Etiennette ALTON and Claude GARIGUE 18 October 1689, Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine)
Canada 1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre
On the night of August 4-5, 1689, nearly 1,500 Iroquois warriors crossed the St. Lawrence at Lake...Read MORE...


World History 1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.


Canada 1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps.

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Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

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1693 Death of Spouse/Partner
Claude GARIGUE died 21 December 1693, Montréal, Québec, Canada
News 1697 - The English and French make peace.
The Jesuit joined the Ville-Marie (Montreal) merchants to persuade the French Government to...Read MORE...


News 1698 - October 14 - New France census shows: 639 houses in Montreal, 1,185 inhabitants

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News 1700 - Ville-Marie is renamed Montreal.


Canada 1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal
On August 4, 1701, some 40 Aboriginal nations gathered in Montreal. On that day, their representatives dinged the Treaty of Montreal. People in Montreal would remember this ceremony for a long time....Read MORE...


Canada 1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England.

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1703 Death of Child
Louis HURTUBISE died 24 January 1703, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1703 Death of Child
Marie HURTUBISE died 17 February 1703, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1705 Death of Child
Pierre HURTUBISE died 19 May 1705, Montréal, Québec, Canada
News 1706 - Life in Montreal
The Montreal farmer's market opened this year, and farmers are forced to first to bring their...Read MORE...


Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
The Acadian community of Port Royal is captured by Francis Nickolson for the British and renamed it ...Read MORE...


Canada 1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)
Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the...Read MORE...


France 1715 - September 1 - Louis XIV (King of France) dies
after a reign of 72 years—the longest of any major European monarch.
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News Starting in 1716, a stone wall was built around Montreal.

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Death
19 December 1722
Montréal, Québec, Canada

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