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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Nicolas  ROY

  (b. 25 May 1639 St-Remy-de-Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France   d. abt. 1691 Québec Province, Canada )  

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Nicolas ROY was born 25 May 1639 in St-Remy-de-Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France

Nicolas ROY was the child of Louis ROY   and   Anne LEMAITRE (LEMAISTRE)

Nicolas was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1662.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Nicolas  married  Jeanne LELIEVRE 1 February 1658 in Dieppe, France .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Jeanne LELIEVRE  was born 22 March 1634 in Honfleur, St-Léonard Calvados, France.  Jeanne died 11 January 1728 in Saint-Vallier, Québec, Canada. 

Nicolas ROY died abt. 1691 in Québec Province, Canada.

Occupation: Poigneur

Details of the family tree of Nicolas appear below.

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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 Nicolas ROY


Nicolas ROY married immigrant flag female ancestor Jeanne LELIEVRE-- Date: 1 February 1658 Place: Dieppe, France
Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal

PRDH has records of the baptisms of several of their children, the first one in Quebec in 1664

Children of Nicolas ROY and Jeanne LELIEVRE:

immigrant flag male ancestor Louis ROY (b.26 November 1658, , France  d. 5 June 1705, Québec, Canada, New France )
m. Marie LEDRAN 20 May 1682 in Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)

immigrant flag male ancestor Nicolas ROY (b.24 March 1661, Dieppe, France  d. 4 February 1727, Saint-Vallier, Canada, New France)
m. Marie-Madelaine LEBLONDE 18 November 1686 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
m. Marie-Renee RIVIERE 18 April 1723 in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Noel ROY (b.abt. 1662, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 6 February 1731, Saint-Vallier, Canada, New France)
m. Jeanne-Thérèse CASSE (LACASSE) 27 April 1690 in Lauzon, Lévis, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-la-Pointe-de-Lévy)
m. Marguerite RABOUIN 27 April 1700 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag female ancestor Marie-Jeanne-Élisabeth ROY (b.15 August 1664, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 26 April 1751, Cap-St-Ignace, Canada, New France )
m. Jean GAUDREAU 31 July 1679 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
m. Jean FOURNIER abt. 1687 in Cap-St-Ignace, Québec, Canada (Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola)

flag male ancestor Guillaume ROY (b.abt. 1667, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 3 April 1743, Québec, Canada, New France )
m. Angélique BAZIN abt. 1689 in Berthierville, Québec, Canada (Berthier-en-Haut) (Ste-Genevieve-de-Berthier)

Ancestor is complete!flag baby girl ancestor Anne LEROY (b.6 February 1668, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 6 July 1670, Château-Richer, Canada, New France )

Ancestor is complete!flag baby boy ancestor Jean-Clement LEROY (b.12 October 1669, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Canada, New France  d. 13 July 1670, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Canada, New France)

flag female ancestor Elisabeth LEROY (b.18 May 1671, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Canada, New France  d. , )
m. Zacharie TURGEON 24 October 1691 in Beauport, Québec, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Nativité-de-Beauport)

Ancestor is complete!flag male ancestor Jean ROY (LEROY) (b.8 July 1674, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Canada, New France  d. 14 May 1742, Québec, Canada, New France )
m. Catherine NADEAU 29 April 1694 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste ROY (b.20 October 1678, La Durantaye, Canada, New France  d. 10 April 1743, Saint-Vallier, Canada, New France)
m. Marguerite BAZIN 17 November 1698 in La Durantaye, Québec, Canada
m. Claire CADRIN (CATRIN) 17 October 1701 in La Durantaye, Québec, Canada

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birth1639 Birth
25 May 1639
St-Remy-de-Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France

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marriage1658 Marriage / Partner
Nicolas ROY and Jeanne LELIEVRE 1 February 1658, Dieppe, France
1658 Birth of Child
Louis ROY was born 26 November 1658, , France
1661 Birth of Child
Nicolas ROY was born 24 March 1661, Dieppe, France
1664 Birth of Child
Marie-Jeanne-Élisabeth ROY was born 15 August 1664, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1666 Canadian Census Quebec, Haute et Basse-Ville
Nicolas Roy, 23
Jeanne Lelievre, 26, sa femme
Louis, 7
Nicolas, 5
Noel, 3
Marie-Jeanne, 16 mois
Jean Briere, 24, boulanger, domestique engage

Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882
1668 Birth of Child
Anne LEROY was born 6 February 1668, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1669 Birth of Child
Jean-Clement LEROY was born 12 October 1669, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Québec, Canada
1670 Death of Child
Anne LEROY died 6 July 1670, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1670 Death of Child
Jean-Clement LEROY died 13 July 1670, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Québec, Canada
1671 Birth of Child
Elisabeth LEROY was born 18 May 1671, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Québec, Canada
1674 Birth of Child
Jean ROY (LEROY) was born 8 July 1674, L'Ange-Gardien, Montmorency, Québec, Canada
1678 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste ROY was born 20 October 1678, La Durantaye, Québec, Canada

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1681 La Durantaye
Nicolas le Roy, 37 ans; Jeanne Lelieve, 40 ans; enfants: Guillaume, 14 ans; Elisabeth 10 ans, Jean, 8 ans, Baptiste, 3 ans; 1 fusil, 8 betes a cornes, 20 arpents.
Louis le Roy, 23 ans; 1 fusil, 3 arpents.
Nicolas le Roy, 20 ans; 1 fusil, 2 arpents.

Title Déliberations et mémoires de la Société royale du Canada
Author Royal Society of Canada
Publisher Royal Society of Canada., 1895
Original from Indiana University
Digitized Oct 28, 2008
Pages 11-12
Added: 7/12/2009 7:24:26 PM - Updated: 12/9/2022 4:07:24 PM

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