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HELP! flag male ancestor  Jean-Baptiste  LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX

  (b. 10 June 1697 Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France   d. )  

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Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX was born 10 June 1697 in Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Canada, New France . Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX was the child of Ange LEFEBVRE dit DESCÔTEAUX   and   Marie-Madeleine CUSSON and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre-Michel LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX and Jeanne AUNEAU (AUNOIS) (maternal)  Jean CUSSON and Marie FOUBERT

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Jean-Baptiste  married  Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) 26 January 1722 in Batiscan, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY)  was born abt. 1702 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  Madeleine-Catherine was the child of Jean CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) dit LAGUIGNE and Marie-Anne HÉBERT.
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Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Québec 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)
  • 1697 Birth
    10 June 1697
    Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
  • 1722 Marriage / Partner
    Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX and Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) 26 January 1722, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
  • 1723 Birth of Child
    Geneviève-Catherine SENNEVILLE dite LEFEBVRE was born 4 March 1723, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
  • 1724 Birth of Child
    Pierre-Jean LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE was born 23 June 1724, Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
  • 1726 Birth of Child
    Catherine LEFEBVRE DESCÔTEAUX SENNEVILLE was born 19 February 1726, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1727 Birth of Child
    Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE was born 14 December 1727, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1729 Birth of Child
    François LEFEBVRE was born 17 September 1729, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
  • 1733 Birth of Child
    Therese LEFEBVRE dite SENNEVILLE was born 14 October 1733, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)


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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX

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Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX married flag female ancestor Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY)-- Date: 26 January 1722 Place: Batiscan, Canada, New France
Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) was the child of Jean CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) dit LAGUIGNE and Marie-Anne HÉBERT




Children of Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX and Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY):

flag female ancestor Geneviève-Catherine SENNEVILLE dite LEFEBVRE (b.4 March 1723, Batiscan, Canada, New France   d. , )
m. Michel-Gabriel MARTEL 27 November 1741 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)

flag male ancestor Pierre-Jean LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE (b.23 June 1724, Saint-François-du-Lac, Canada, New France  d. 6 August 1787, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Marguerite COURAULT dite COULON 9 November 1752 in Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly)

flag female ancestor Catherine LEFEBVRE DESCÔTEAUX SENNEVILLE (b.19 February 1726, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Canada, New France   d. 22 July 1782, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Jean-Baptiste PROULX 18 April 1747 in Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-du-Loup)

flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE (b.14 December 1727, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Canada, New France   d. , )
m. Marie-Josephe GAUTHIER 16 January 1753 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)

flag male ancestor François LEFEBVRE (b.17 September 1729, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Canada, New France   d. , )

flag female ancestor Marie-Josephe LEFEBVRE dite SENNEVILLE (b.abt. 1731, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 11 February 1815, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Lower Canada )
m. Louis PROULX 5 February 1753 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
m. Jean-Claude COMPERÉ 23 February 1784 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)

flag female ancestor Therese LEFEBVRE dite SENNEVILLE (b.14 October 1733, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Canada, New France   d. 22 December 1772, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Province of Québec, Canada )
m. Jean-Baptiste ROBIDAS 7 January 1756 in Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)

flag male ancestor Joseph LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE (b.9 October 1735, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Canada, New France   d. 21 April 1809, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Lower Canada )
m. Marguerite TESSIER 20 May 1757 in , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)



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1697 Birth
10 June 1697
Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1722 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit DESCOTEAUX and Madeleine-Catherine CHÂTENAY (CHASTENAY) 26 January 1722, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
1723 Birth of Child
Geneviève-Catherine SENNEVILLE dite LEFEBVRE was born 4 March 1723, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
1724 Birth of Child
Pierre-Jean LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE was born 23 June 1724, Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
1726 Birth of Child
Catherine LEFEBVRE DESCÔTEAUX SENNEVILLE was born 19 February 1726, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
1727 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE was born 14 December 1727, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
1729 Birth of Child
François LEFEBVRE was born 17 September 1729, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
1733 Birth of Child
Therese LEFEBVRE dite SENNEVILLE was born 14 October 1733, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
1735 Birth of Child
Joseph LEFEBVRE dit SENNEVILLE was born 9 October 1735, Baie-du-Fèbvre, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Baie-du-Febvre)
Added: 9/6/2008 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 12/9/2013 9:54:34 PM

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