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HELP! flag male ancestor  Louis  PROVENCHER

  (b. abt. 1668 Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 27 November 1725 Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France )  

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Louis PROVENCHER was born abt. 1668 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France

Louis PROVENCHER was the child of Sebastien PROVENCHER   and   Marguerite MANCHON

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Louis  married  Simone MASSÉ 14 MAY 1691 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Simone MASSÉ  was born abt. 1670 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine).  Simone died 5 November 1744 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine).  Simone was the child of Jacques MASSÉ dit BEAUMIER and Marie-Catherine GUILLET.

Louis PROVENCHER died 27 November 1725 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France .
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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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? In New France, socially, the seigneur and his family did not stand apart from his neighbors. All went to the same church, took part in the same amusements upon days of festival, and not infrequently...Read MORE...



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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Louis PROVENCHER

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Louis PROVENCHER married flag female ancestor Simone MASSÉ-- Date: 14 MAY 1691 Place: Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).


Simone MASSÉ was the child of Jacques MASSÉ dit BEAUMIER and Marie-Catherine GUILLET


"After a few years of widowhood, Catherine Guillet yielded to the importuning of Sebastien Provencher, widower of Maguerite Manchon. In the forenoon of 27 April 1691, the venerable notary Jean Cusson himself, presided at the home of the widow... Sebastien and Catherine accepted a contract... The nuptial ceremony followed the signing of the contract by little more than two weeks. It took place on 14 May, at the same time as the wedding of Louis Provencher, son of Sebastien, to Simonne Masse, daughter of Catherine."

Thomas J. Laforest
Our French-Canadian Ancestors : Volume IV, Page 193


Children of Louis PROVENCHER and Simone MASSÉ:

flag female ancestor Madeleine PROVENCHER (b.18 February 1692 , Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 17 December 1770, Lachenaie, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Pierre PICARD 5 November 1713 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)

flag male ancestor Louis PROVENCHER (b.abt. 1694, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 10 December 1769, Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Marie-Anne LECLERC dite FLEURENT 2 July 1725 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)

flag male ancestor Joseph PROVENCHER (b.27 December 1697, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 6 September 1763, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Marie-Claire RAUX (RAOUL) (RHEAULT) 18 May 1728 in Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)

flag female ancestor Marie-Angélique PROVENCHER (b.16 February 1700, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 17 January 1758, Champlain, Canada, New France )
m. Jean-Baptiste BARET (BARETTE) (BARRETTE) 6 January 1728 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
m. Michel BIGOT dit DORVAL 29 October 1742 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)

flag female ancestor Marguerite PROVENCHER (b.23 February 1702, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. , )
m. François ROCHEREAU 24 January 1724 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)

flag male ancestor Louis PROVENCHER (b.20 March 1705, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 12 December 1769, Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada )

flag male ancestor Simon PROVENCHER (b.13 March 1707, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. , )

flag male ancestor Jean-François PROVENCHER (b.1 September 1709, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 10 March 1751, , Québec Province, Canada )

flag male ancestor Alexis PROVENCHER (b.25 March 1712, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. , )


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marriage1691 Marriage / Partner
Louis PROVENCHER and Simone MASSÉ 14 MAY 1691, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)

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1692 Birth of Child
Madeleine PROVENCHER was born 18 February 1692 , Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1697 Birth of Child
Joseph PROVENCHER was born 27 December 1697, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1700 Birth of Child
Marie-Angélique PROVENCHER was born 16 February 1700, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1702 Birth of Child
Marguerite PROVENCHER was born 23 February 1702, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
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1705 Birth of Child
Louis PROVENCHER was born 20 March 1705, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1707 Birth of Child
Simon PROVENCHER was born 13 March 1707, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1709 Birth of Child
Jean-François PROVENCHER was born 1 September 1709, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1712 Birth of Child
Alexis PROVENCHER was born 25 March 1712, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
death1725 Death
27 November 1725
Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
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