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immigrant flag male ancestor  Pierre  BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE)

  (b. abt. 1626 France   d. 8 August 1687 La Durantaye, Canada, New France )  

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Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) was born abt. 1626 in France. Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) was the child of ?   and   ?

Pierre was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1660.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Mathurine DESBORDES 3 May 1660 in Montréal, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Mathurine DESBORDES  was born abt. 1633 in France.  She died 22 October 1698 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul). 

He married  (2) Marie DALLON 9 October 1668 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Marie DALLON  was born abt. 1646 in France.  She died 7 July 1716 in La Durantaye, Québec, Canada. 

Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) died 8 August 1687 in La Durantaye, Canada, New France.

Occupation: Meunier

Details of the family tree of Pierre 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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? Among Catholics, choice of first name wasn’t left to chance or parents’ imagination. On the...Read MORE... en/ nomsPrenoms.htm

  • 'If the walls of the old mills have retained a few secrets, those in which the voice of Pierre Bissonnet was heard must have had ears. The historian Robert-Lionel Seguin, who must have studied well this ancestor to have analyzed the darkest period of his life, says to those who want to hear it that Bissonnet did not shine by his discretion. He was 'always too chatty'. About 1661, at the home of the boiler maker Lauzon he said that he was married ...Read MORE...

  • 1660 Marriage / Partner
    Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) and Mathurine DESBORDES 3 May 1660, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
  • 1661 Birth of Child
    Jacques BISSONNET dit LA FAVRY was born 28 April 1661, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

  • 'If the bigamy of Pierre Bissonnet was known in 1661, at least according to the testimony of Lauzon, the affair simmered for three long years before being brought to the attention of the Sovereign Council of New France. On Wednesday, 3 September 1664, the King's prosecutor declared that he had received from Montreal information according to which the miller Pierre Bissonnet was accused of being married in France and at Montreal at one and the...Read MORE...

  • 1668 Marriage / Partner
    Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) and Marie DALLON 9 October 1668, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1669 Birth of Child
    Jean BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) was born 24 July 1669, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1671 Birth of Child
    Marie-Madeleine BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) was born 9 August 1671, Sillery, Québec, Québec, Canada (Mission Saint-Joseph-de-Sillery) (Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery)
  • 1674 Birth of Child
    Pierre BISSONNET (BISSONNETTE) was born 12 August 1674, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

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Added: 6/18/2009 12:18:04 PM - Updated: 11/26/2018 3:17:16 PM

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