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flag  Françoise-Isabelle  JOBIN dite BOISVERT

  (b. 5 June 1694Grondines, Canada, New France   d. )  
Summary: Françoise-Isabelle JOBIN dite BOISVERT was born 5 June 1694 in Grondines, Canada, New France . Françoise-Isabelle JOBIN dite BOISVERT was the child of Jean-François JOBIN dit BOISVERT and Françoise-Elisabeth RENAUD dite LOCAS and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Pierre-Andre RENAUD dit LOCAS (LOCAT) and Marie-Françoise DESPORTES
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Did You Know? Over time, Quebec 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 Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know? Quebec - Did you know? In the seventeenth century most of the world went to bed at nightfall because there was nothing else to do, and no easy or inexpensive artificial light. Candles were in use, to be sure, but a great many more of them were burned on the altars of the churches than in the homes of the people. For his reading, the habitant depended upon the priest, and for his writing, upon the notary.

Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
Did You Know? What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Canada 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 (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)
Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines) - Église de Saint-Charles, est. 1680
490, ch. du Roy, Grondines, QUÉBEC
Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines)
Église de Saint-Charles, est. 1680
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Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines) - Le Viex Moulin a Grondines (Canada) - 1910
Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines)
Le Viex Moulin a Grondines (Canada) - 1910
Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines) - Residence Emile Guilbault
Grondines, Québec, Canada (Saint-Charles-des-Grondines)
Residence Emile Guilbault

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