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HELP! flag male ancestor  François  RUEL

  (b. 16 June 1739 Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France   d. 15 March 1821 Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Lower Canada )  

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François RUEL was born 16 June 1739 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France

François RUEL was the child of Ignace RUEL   and   Geneviève ROY and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Clement RUEL and Marguerite LECLERC (maternal)  Jean ROY (LEROY) and Catherine NADEAU

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François  married  Marie-Francoise-Louise GODBOUT 4 February 1765 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Marie-Francoise-Louise GODBOUT  was born 5 February 1742 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada.  Marie-Francoise-Louise died 25 April 1786 in Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada .  Marie-Francoise-Louise was the child of Jean GODBOUT and Marie-Françoise POULIOT (POUILLOT).

François RUEL died 15 March 1821 in Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Lower Canada .
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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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birth1739 Birth
16 June 1739
Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

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Kings and Queens1763 - France cedes its North American posessions to Britain by the Treaty of Paris, ending the Seven Years War (French and Indian War). Quebec City French-speaking Catholics were now under the rule of Protestant Britain under King George III.
marriage1765 Marriage / Partner
François RUEL and Marie-Francoise-Louise GODBOUT 4 February 1765, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

He was 25 years old.
1769 Birth of Child
François RUEL was born 19 February 1769, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

François was 29 years old.
News1775 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
1785 Birth of Child
Marie-Anne RUEL was born 21 April 1785, Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada

François was 45 years old.
1786 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie-Francoise-Louise GODBOUT died 25 April 1786, Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada
News1791 - The Constitutional Act divides Québec into Upper and Lower Canada
marriage1796 Marriage of Child
François RUEL married 30 August 1796, Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud, Québec, Canada to Madeleine DESTROISMAISONS dite PICARD
marriage1805 Marriage of Child
Marie-Anne RUEL married 8 October 1805, Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada to Andre BACQUET dit LAMONTAGNE

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News1818 - Canada's border is defined as the 49th Parallel from Lake of the Woods to the Rocky Mountains.
Kings and Queens1820 - January 29 - George IV becomes King of England
death1821 Death
15 March 1821
Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada

He died at the age of 81.
Added: 10/18/2016 2:14:04 PM - Updated: 5/21/2024 11:54:50 PM

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