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flag male ancestor  Jean-François  PROVENCHER

  (b. 1 February 1674 Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. 2 February 1734 Bécancour, Nicolet, Canada, New France )  

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Jean-François PROVENCHER was born 1 February 1674 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France . Jean-François PROVENCHER was the child of Sebastien PROVENCHER   and   Marguerite MANCHON

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marguerite MOREAU 15 November 1701 in Batiscan, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Marguerite MOREAU  was born 3 February 1680 in Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier).  She was the daughter of Jean MOREAU dit LAPORTE and Anne GUILLET.

Jean-François PROVENCHER died 2 February 1734 in Bécancour, Nicolet, Canada, New France .
Details of the family tree of Jean-François 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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Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • 1674 Birth
    1 February 1674
    Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1701 Marriage / Partner
    Jean-François PROVENCHER and Marguerite MOREAU 15 November 1701, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
  • 1705 Birth of Child
    Marguerite PROVENCHER was born 2 August 1705, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1707 Birth of Child
    Jean-Baptiste PROVENCHER dit DUCHARME was born 13 July 1707, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1711 Birth of Child
    Madeleine PROVENCHER was born 16 April 1711, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1713 Birth of Child
    Charles PROVENCHER dit DUCHARME was born 10 December 1713, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1716 Birth of Child
    Antoine PROVENCHER dit DUCHARME was born 21 May 1716, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
  • 1719 Birth of Child
    Marie-Anne PROVENCHER was born 22 February 1719, Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly)

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Added: 8/24/2008 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 4/6/2017 2:37:33 PM

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