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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Antoine  FORTIER

  (b. 26 June 1644 St-Jacques, Dieppe, France   d. 12 June 1707 Papinachois, Canada )  

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Antoine FORTIER was born 26 June 1644 in St-Jacques, Dieppe, France. Antoine FORTIER was the child of ?   and   ?

Antoine was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1677.

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

Antoine  married  Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX 21 November 1677 in Beauport, Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX  was born 26 October 1659 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marie-Madeleine died 26 February 1715 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada.  Marie-Madeleine was the child of Charles CADIEUX dit COURVILLE and Michelle-Madeleine MACART (MACARD).

Antoine FORTIER died 12 June 1707 in Papinachois, Canada.
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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Antoine FORTIER


Antoine FORTIER married flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX-- Date: 21 November 1677  Place: Beauport, Québec, Canada, New France
Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX was the child of Charles CADIEUX dit COURVILLE and Michelle-Madeleine MACART (MACARD)

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Children of Antoine FORTIER and Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX:

flag female ancestor Marie-Madeleine FORTIER (b.7 November 1678, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 30 July 1756, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Gervais PEPIN 14 January 1698 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Antoine FORTIER (b.29 February 1680, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 23 May 1749, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Madeleine NOEL 3 February 1706 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste FORTIER (b.7 September 1681, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France   d. 30 December 1750, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Marie-Madeleine RUEL 15 October 1708 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Charles FORTIER (b.4 May 1683, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 11 March 1753, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Marie-Françoise BLOUIN 9 July 1709 in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)

flag male ancestor Michel FORTIER (b.1 February 1685, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 9 September 1724, Québec, Canada, New France )
m. Angélique MANSEAU 19 November 1708 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Pierre-Noël FORTIER (b.25 November 1686, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 17 February 1731, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)
m. Anne LECLERC 13 October 1710 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Guillaume FORTIER (b.1 January 1689, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 28 March 1750, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Marie-Madeleine DUMAS 9 November 1711 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Jean-François FORTIER (b.27 December 1690, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 16 May 1715, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)

flag male ancestor Nicolas FORTIER (b.20 October 1694, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 22 October 1715, Baie-Saint-Paul, Canada, New France )

flag male ancestor Louis FORTIER (b.24 March 1697, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 31 October 1749, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Elisabeth FONTAINE 19 July 1717 in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)

flag male ancestor Joseph FORTIER (b.31 March 1699, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 12 January 1775 , Saint-Michel-de-Bellechasse, Province of Québec, Canada)
m. Suzanne PLANTE 9 April 1720 in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)
m. Josephte FILTEAU (FEUILLETEAU) 11 February 1734 in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)

flag baby girl ancestor Anne FORTIER (b.19 December 1701, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 11 June 1703, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)

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birth1644 Birth
26 June 1644
St-Jacques, Dieppe, France
FORTIER - contraction of 'Forestier', nickname given to the forest ranger. Or, nickname given to someone who lives in or near a forest. Antoine Fortier was baptized on June 26, 1644 in St-Jacques de Dieppe, Normandy. Son of Noël Fortier and Marthe Golle, he married Marie-Madeleine Cadieux, daughter of Charles and Madeleine Macart, on November 21, 1677 in Quebec. From this union were born 12 children. Arrived in the country with his father in 1663, he bought a boat in 1683, named La Sainte Anne, chartered for the slave trade in Tadoussac. He then made trips to Chicoutimi and transported clerks, pelts and merchandise. Between 1660 and 1706, he was recognized as the godfather of Native American children 26 times. He died at Rivière l’Assomption on June 12, 1708.
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marriage1677 Marriage / Partner
Antoine FORTIER and Marie-Madeleine CADIEUX 21 November 1677 , Beauport, Québec, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-la-Nativité-de-Beauport)
1678 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine FORTIER was born 7 November 1678, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1680 Birth of Child
Antoine FORTIER was born 29 February 1680, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
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1681 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste FORTIER was born 7 September 1681, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)
1683 Birth of Child
Charles FORTIER was born 4 May 1683, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1685 Birth of Child
Michel FORTIER was born 1 February 1685, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1686 Birth of Child
Pierre-Noël FORTIER was born 25 November 1686, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1689 Birth of Child
Guillaume FORTIER was born 1 January 1689, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1690 Birth of Child
Jean-François FORTIER was born 27 December 1690, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1694 Birth of Child
Nicolas FORTIER was born 20 October 1694, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1697 Birth of Child
Louis FORTIER was born 24 March 1697, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1699 Birth of Child
Joseph FORTIER was born 31 March 1699, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1701 Birth of Child
Anne FORTIER was born 19 December 1701, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1703 Death of Child
Anne FORTIER died 11 June 1703, Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
death1707 Death
12 June 1707
Papinachois, Canada
Added: 5/11/2010 1:29:13 PM - Updated: 2/9/2023 11:45:42 AM

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