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immigrant Carignan-Salières Soldier flag male ancestor  Pierre  BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON

  (b. abt. 1646 France   d. 5 August 1689 Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France )  
Cause of Death: killed in Lachine Massacre

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Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON was born abt. 1646 in France. Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON was the child of ?   and   ?

Pierre was a Carignan-Salières soldier, arriving in New France in 1665.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie LEBRUN 24 February 1668 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Marie LEBRUN  was born 3 December 1643 in France.  She died 5 August 1689 in Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine). 

Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON died 5 August 1689 in Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Soldat de la compagnie de Contrecoeur du régiment de Carignan-Salières

son of Pierre Barbary and Marguerite Beloy

Details of the family tree of Pierre 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? Habitants spent the wintertime cleaning and repairing tools and tending the animals. In spring they ...Read MORE...

Elspeth Deir et al., Canada: The story of our heritage, Grade 7 (Whitby, ON: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 2000)
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 (

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON

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Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON married immigrant flag female ancestor Marie LEBRUN-- Date: 24 February 1668 Place: Montréal, Canada, New France


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1668 Marriage / Partner
Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON and Marie LEBRUN 24 February 1668, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1673 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine BARBARY dite GRANDMAISON was born 1 September 1673, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1677 Birth of Child
Pierre BARBARY dit GRANDMAISON was born 23 April 1677, Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine)
5 August 1689
Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine)

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