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Ancestor is complete! flag male ancestor  Jean-Baptiste  LECLAIR (LECLERC)

  (b. 23 August 1681 Québec, Canada, New France   d. 17 June 1739 Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France )  

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Jean-Baptiste LECLAIR (LECLERC) was born 23 August 1681 in Québec, Canada, New France . Jean-Baptiste LECLAIR (LECLERC) was the child of Robert LECLERC   and   Marie JALAIS

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marguerite PEPIN 10 November 1704 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Marguerite PEPIN  was born 6 February 1678 in Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean-Baptiste) .  She died 16 January 1765 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers).  She was the daughter of Jacques PEPIN and Marie-Jeanne CAILLÉ.

Jean-Baptiste LECLAIR (LECLERC) died 17 June 1739 in Trois-Rivières, Canada, New France .

Occupation: king’s carpenter at Trois-Rivières

Details of the family tree of Jean-Baptiste 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.
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  • Biography
    LECLERC, JEAN-BAPTISTE, king’s carpenter at Trois-Rivières; baptized 23 Aug. 1681 at Quebec; eldest son of Robert Leclerc (1653–1731), the king’s carpenter at Quebec, and Marie Jallais; d. 17 June 1739 at Trois-Rivières.

    Leclerc moved to Trois-Rivières as a young man and there married Marguerite Pepin of Champlain on 10 Nov. 1704. Leclerc lived in the lower town and worked as a joiner, barn-builder, and house-framer. He took care of his aged...Read MORE... Dictionary of Canadian Biography, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003
  • 1681 Birth
    23 August 1681
    Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1704 Marriage / Partner
    Jean-Baptiste LECLAIR (LECLERC) and Marguerite PEPIN 10 November 1704, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1707 Birth of Child
    Francoise LECLERC (LECLAIR) was born 24 April 1707, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1712 Birth of Child
    Clemence LECLAIR was born 8 October 1712, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1725 Birth of Child
    Michel LECLAIR was born 21 March 1725, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1739 Death
    17 June 1739
    Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)

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Added: 5/6/2015 10:15:09 AM - Updated: 4/21/2016 4:36:32 PM

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