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HELP! flag female ancestor  Marie-Josephte  CAYA (CAILLA)

  (b. 8 March 1694 Champlain, Canada, New France   d. 30 October 1779 Champlain, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) was born 8 March 1694 in Champlain, Canada, New France

Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) was the child of Pierre CAILLA (CAILLE) (CAILLEAU) (CAYA)   and   Marie-Thérèse HOURAY (HOURE) (AURE) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre CAILLA (CAILLE) (CAILLEAU) (CAYA) and Marie-Olive LANDRY (maternal)  René HOURE dit GRANDMONT (AURE) and Denise DAMANÉ

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Marie-Josephte  married  Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE 13 January 1715 in Champlain, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE  was born 22 July 1687 in Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation).  Joseph-Louis died 31 December 1722 in Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation).  Joseph-Louis was the child of Pierre MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE and Stephanie-Henriette-Étiennette DANDONNEAU.

Marie-Josephte  married  (2) François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY 27 August 1724 in Champlain, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY  was born 6 February 1696 in Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation).  François was the child of François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY and Marie-Madeleine BAUDOIN (BEAUDOIN).

Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) died 30 October 1779 in Champlain, Province of Québec, Canada .
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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 October, the community of Bécancour, Quebec, hollow out their largest pumpkins and carve them into boats for the annual regatta on the Bécancour River, known as Potirothon.

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Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) married flag male ancestor Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE-- Date: 13 January 1715 Place: Champlain, Canada, New France
Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE was the child of Pierre MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE and Stephanie-Henriette-Étiennette DANDONNEAU




Children of Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE and Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA):




Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) married flag male ancestor François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY-- Date: 27 August 1724 Place: Champlain, Canada, New France
François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY was the child of François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY and Marie-Madeleine BAUDOIN (BEAUDOIN)




Children of François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY and Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA):


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birth1694 Birth
8 March 1694
Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)

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Baptism
Baptised at Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation de Champlain, QC, Canada

Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).
marriage1715 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) and Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE 13 January 1715, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1716 Birth of Child
Josephte MERCEREAU dite LASAVANE was born 28 January 1716, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1717 Birth of Child
Geneviève MERCEREAU dite LASAVANE was born 29 August 1717, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1719 Birth of Child
Joseph MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE was born 27 March 1719, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1722 Death of Spouse/Partner
Joseph-Louis MERCEREAU dit LASAVANE died 31 December 1722, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
marriage1724 Marriage / Partner
Marie-Josephte CAYA (CAILLA) and François LUCAS dit DONTIGNY 27 August 1724, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1729 Birth of Child
Thérèse LUCAS dite DONTIGNY was born 5 July 1729, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1732 Birth of Child
Alexis LUCAS dit DONTIGNY was born 6 January 1732, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
1747 Death of Child
Josephte MERCEREAU dite LASAVANE died 27 May 1747, Batiscan, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan) (Saint-François-Xavier)
News1763 - France cedes its North American posessions to Britain by the Treaty of Paris, ending the Seven Years War (French and Indian War). Quebec City French-speaking Catholics were now under the rule of Protestant Britain.

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1765 Death of Child
Thérèse LUCAS dite DONTIGNY died 10 November 1765, Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
News1775 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
death1779 Death
30 October 1779
Champlain, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/28/2015 8:11:06 AM

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