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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Guillaume  CARTIER

  (b. 19 February 1647 Drain, Cholet, Nantes, Bretagne, France   d. 31 May 1719 Saint-François-du-Lac, Canada, New France )  

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Guillaume CARTIER was born 19 February 1647 in Drain, Cholet, Nantes, Bretagne, France. Guillaume CARTIER was the child of ?   and   ?

Guillaume was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1685.

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Guillaume  married  Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER) 18 January 1685 in Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER)  was born 14 April 1666 in Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery).  Marie-Étiennette died 18 June 1703 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada.  Marie-Étiennette was the child of François GARNIER (GRENIER) dit PELLERIN and Jacqueline Marie (Jacquette) FRESLON.

Guillaume CARTIER died 31 May 1719 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Canada, New France.

Son of Julien Cartier and Francoise Boudain


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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.

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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Guillaume CARTIER

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Guillaume CARTIER married flag female ancestor Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER)-- Date: 18 January 1685 Place: Neuville, Portneuf, Canada, New France
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).


Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER) was the child of François GARNIER (GRENIER) dit PELLERIN and Jacqueline Marie (Jacquette) FRESLON


Saint-Francois-de-Sales, Neuville, QC, Canada

Guillaume Quartier, son of Julien Quartier and Francoise Bourdain
Marie Estiennete Garnier, daughter of Francois Garnier and Jaqueline Frelon

"Marie-Etiennette, born in 1666, married Guillaume Cartier in 1685. This family lived a few years in the Quebec region, then settled at Trois-Rivieres before finally establishing themselves at Saint-Francois-du-Lac, where Guillaume had enough leisure time to work at the carpenter trade for seigneur Joseph Crevier."

Thomas J. Laforest
Our French-Canadian Ancestors : Volume IV, Page 111


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birth1647 Birth
19 February 1647
Drain, Cholet, Nantes, Bretagne, France
marriage1685 Marriage / Partner
Guillaume CARTIER and Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER) 18 January 1685, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
1686 Birth of Child
Nicolas CARTIER was born 5 March 1686, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
1688 Birth of Child
Françoise CARTIER was born 18 January 1688, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
1690 Birth of Child
Louise-Angélique CARTIER was born 1 February 1690 , Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada (Saint-François-de-Sales)
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1697 Birth of Child
Étienne CARTIER was born 21 July 1697 , Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marie-Madeleine)
1702 Birth of Child
François CARTIER was born 15 June 1702, Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
1703 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie-Étiennette GARNIER (GRENIER) died 18 June 1703, Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
1719 Death
Guillaume Quartier
1 Jun 1719
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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 11/21/2021 4:52:18 PM

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