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HELP! immigrant Fille a Marier flag female ancestor  Marie  TESTU (TESTE)

  (b. abt. 1638 France   d. 11 September 1701 Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )  

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Marie TESTU (TESTE) was born abt. 1638 in France. Marie TESTU (TESTE) was the child of ?   and   ?

Marie was a Fille à Marier , arriving in New France by 1659. To learn more about the Filles à Marier, visit: Who were the Filles à Marier? The Filles à Marier: Pioneers of Love and Legacy in New France





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

Marie  married  Antoine PEPIN 11 November 1659 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Antoine PEPIN  was born 10 April 1636 in France.  Antoine died 23 January 1703 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada. 

Marie TESTU (TESTE) died 11 September 1701 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France.
Details of the family tree of Marie 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? In New France, socially, the seigneur and his family did not stand apart from his neighbors. All went to the same church, took part in the same amusements upon days of festival, and not infrequently...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Marie TESTU (TESTE)

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Marie TESTU (TESTE) married immigrant flag male ancestor Antoine PEPIN-- Date: 11 November 1659 Place: Québec, Canada, New France
Québec, Notre-Dame Canada

Children of Antoine PEPIN and Marie TESTU (TESTE):

flag male ancestor Ignace PEPIN dit LACHANCE (b.2 September 1660, Québec, Canada, New France   d. 13 February 1716, Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)
m. Marie-Madelaine GAULIN (GOLIN) 27 January 1687 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
m. Marie-Angélique LEFORT 3 August 1689 in Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag female ancestor Elizabeth PEPIN (b.16 February 1662, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 06 July 1738, Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)
m. Olivier GAGNÉ 8 November 1679 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Jean PEPIN dit LACHANCE (b.29 March 1664, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. , )
m. Renee GUYON 25 October 1688 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
m. Madeleine FONTAINE 30 October 1703 in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jean)

flag male ancestor Antoine PEPIN (b.07 February 1666, Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. , )

flag female ancestor Marie PEPIN dite LACHANCE (b.25 March 1670, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 11 July 1754, Saint-François-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France)
m. Jean GUYON 25 October 1688 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Gervais PEPIN (b.29 April 1676, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. , )
m. Marie-Madeleine FORTIER 14 January 1698 in Saint-Laurent-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Joseph PEPIN dit LACHANCE (b.7 July 1679, Isle-aux-Grues, Canada, New France   d. 24 January 1721, Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France )
m. Marguerite FONTAINE 24 October 1708 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

flag male ancestor Paul PEPIN (b.7 July 1679, Isle-aux-Grues, Canada, New France   d. 20 April 1749, Montmagny, Canada, New France )
m. Agnes MIGNERON 29 October 1702 in , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)

flag female ancestor Geneviève PEPIN dite LACHANCE (b.11 September 1682, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Canada, New France  d. 9 June 1754, Terrebonne, Canada, New France )
m. Ambroise MIGNERON dit LAJEUNESSE 8 August 1703 in Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada


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marriage1659 Marriage / Partner
Marie TESTU (TESTE) and Antoine PEPIN 11 November 1659, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1660 Birth of Child
Ignace PEPIN dit LACHANCE was born 2 September 1660, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1662 Birth of Child
Elizabeth PEPIN was born 16 February 1662, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1664 Birth of Child
Jean PEPIN dit LACHANCE was born 29 March 1664, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1666 Birth of Child
Antoine PEPIN was born 07 February 1666, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
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1670 Birth of Child
Marie PEPIN dite LACHANCE was born 25 March 1670, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1676 Birth of Child
Gervais PEPIN was born 29 April 1676, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
1679 Birth of Child
Joseph PEPIN dit LACHANCE was born 7 July 1679, Isle-aux-Grues, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine)
1679 Birth of Child
Paul PEPIN was born 7 July 1679, Isle-aux-Grues, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine)
1682 Birth of Child
Geneviève PEPIN dite LACHANCE was born 11 September 1682, Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
death1701 Death
11 September 1701
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Added: 1/3/2013 3:13:21 PM - Updated: 6/18/2015 3:29:42 PM
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