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  (b. abt. 1604 Bretagne, France   d. 28 January 1665 Château-Richer, Canada, New France )  

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Olivier LETARDIF was born abt. 1604 in Bretagne, France . Olivier LETARDIF was the child of ?   and   ?

Olivier was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1637.

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Olivier  married  Louise COUILLARD 3 November 1637 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Louise COUILLARD  was born 30 January 1625 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Louise died 23 November 1641 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Louise was the child of Guillaume COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY and Marie-Guillemette HÉBERT.

Olivier  married  (2) Barbe AYMART (ÉMARD) 21 May 1648 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Barbe AYMART (ÉMARD)  was born 3 August 1625 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.  Barbe died 28 January 1659 in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre). 

Olivier LETARDIF died 28 January 1665 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .

Occupation: interpreter, head clerk of the Compagnie des Cent-Associés, judge of the court of Beaupré

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From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
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1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

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LETARDIF, OLIVIER, interpreter, head clerk of the Compagnie des Cent-Associés, judge of the court of the seigneury of Beaupré; b. c. 1604 in Brittany, in the diocese of Saint-Brieuc, d. 1665 at Château-Richer.

Letardif was at Quebec from at least 1621 on, since he signed the report of the meeting of leading citizens in that year; his presence is then noted from time to time until 1629. By that date he was an assistant clerk for the de Caëns; “experienced” in the Montagnais, Algonkian, and Huron languages, he served also as an interpreter. In July 1629, acting on behalf of François Gravé Du Pont, who was ill, he handed over the keys of the Habitation to Lewis Kirke. We find him in Quebec again in 1633, promoted to be head clerk of the Cent-Associés, and fulfilling the functions of interpreter or witness as required. It was at this period that Letardif collaborated in the missionary effort: he supported the Jesuits and acted as godfather to Indians; he even administered baptism and,...Read MORE... Dictionary of Canadian Biography, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003
1637 Marriage / Partner
Olivier LETARDIF and Louise COUILLARD 3 November 1637, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1641 Birth of Child
Pierre LETARDIF was born 11 July 1641, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1641 Death of Spouse/Partner
Louise COUILLARD died 23 November 1641, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1648 Marriage / Partner
Olivier LETARDIF and Barbe AYMART (ÉMARD) 21 May 1648 , La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
1649 Birth of Child
Barbe-Delphine LETARDIF was born 28 May 1649, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1652 Birth of Child
Charles LETARDIF was born 4 March 1652, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1655 Birth of Child
Guillaume LETARDIF was born 22 October 1655, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1659 Death of Spouse/Partner
Barbe AYMART (ÉMARD) died 28 January 1659, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)
Name: Oliver Letardif
Gender: Male
Burial Date: 28 Jan 1665
Burial Place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency, Quebec
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Age: 64
Birth Date: 1601
Race: White
Marital Status: Unknown
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03757-9
System Origin: Canada-EASy
GS Film number: 1018161
Reference ID: P 182

'Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955,' index, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F2PB-TM4 : accessed 22 May 2015), Oliver Letardif, ; citing Cemetery, , reference P 182; FHL microfilm 1,018,161.

Olivier is buried at: La-Visitation-de-Notre-Dame Cemetery Chateau-Richer Capitale-Nationale Region Quebec, Canada
Added: 1/7/2013 10:54:11 AM - Updated: 6/9/2020 1:59:25 PM
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