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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Joseph-Abraham  DESMARAIS

  (b. 16 September 1729 Verchères, Canada, New France   d. 10 September 1820 Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada )  

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Joseph-Abraham DESMARAIS was born 16 September 1729 in Verchères, Canada, New France . Joseph-Abraham DESMARAIS was the child of Paul DESMARAIS dit MARETTE   and   Marie-Marguerite FONTAINE dite BIENVENUE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Paul DESMARAIS and Marie TETREAU (TETREAULT) (maternal)  Pierre FONTAINE dit BIENVENUE and Marie-Marguerite ANTHIAUME

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

Joseph-Abraham  married  Elisabeth-Isabelle LUSSIER 12 July 1751 in Verchères, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Elisabeth-Isabelle LUSSIER  was born 20 January 1733 in Saint-Sulpice, Québec, Canada.  Elisabeth-Isabelle died 13 May 1806 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire) (Saint-Hyacinthe-le-Confesseur).  Elisabeth-Isabelle was the child of Christophe LUSSIER and Elisabeth GUYON (DION) dite LEMOINE.

Joseph-Abraham DESMARAIS died 10 September 1820 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada .
Details of the family tree of Joseph-Abraham 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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Mutlicultural Canada: Quebec to 1800 (
  • 1729 Birth
    16 September 1729
    Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1751 Marriage / Partner
    Joseph-Abraham DESMARAIS and Elisabeth-Isabelle LUSSIER 12 July 1751, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1752 Birth of Child
    Joseph DESMARAIS was born 31 March 1752, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1753 Birth of Child
    Christophe DESMARAIS was born 31 August 1753, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-Xavier-de-Vercheres)
  • 1757 Birth of Child
    Michel DESMARAIS was born 9 July 1757, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes)
  • 1760 Birth of Child
    Paul DESMARAIS was born 28 November 1760, Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada
  • 1762 Birth of Child
    Louis DESMARAIS was born 16 May 1762, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
  • 1765 Birth of Child
    Francois-Xavier DESMARAIS was born 20 May 1765, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)

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Added: 8/12/2008 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 4/27/2020 1:59:34 PM

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