GreenerPasture Genealogy

Sign In

BEST FREE ancestry website since 1999 - History belongs to all of us!

HELP! Ancestor is complete! flag male ancestor  Germain  GAGNON

  (b. 1 September 1653 Château-Richer, Canada, New France   d. 23 November 1708 Château-Richer, Canada, New France )  

Am I Your Ancestor?
GAGNON Family Tree

What started out as our family is now your’s too!


Germain GAGNON was born 1 September 1653 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France . Germain GAGNON was the child of Jean GAGNON   and   Marguerite COCHON (CAUCHON) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre GAGNON (GAIGNON) and Renée-Madeleine ROGER (maternal)  Jean CAUCHON (COCHON) dit LAMOTHE and Marguerite COINTEREL

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

Germain  married  Jeanne DAVID 27 July 1688 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Jeanne DAVID  was born 5 November 1669 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer).  Jeanne died 11 November 1698 in Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer).  Jeanne was the child of Jacques-Laurent DAVID dit PONTIF and Marie GRANDRY.

Germain GAGNON died 23 November 1708 in Château-Richer, Canada, New France .
Details of the family tree of Germain appear below.

Did you know that the name Gagnon ranks 2nd among the most common surnames in Quebec!?
Show your Gagnon pride. Get our GAGNON family legacy mug while they last!

Gagnon Family Legacy - Ceramic Mug
Gagnon Family Legacy - Ceramic Mug
Buy it NOW!

   Pinterest   
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? Quebec’s forest covers more than 750,000 km2, which is the size of Sweden and Norway together! It represents 20% of the Canadian forests and 2% of the world’s forests.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Germain GAGNON

[Hide/Show]

Germain GAGNON married Ancestor is complete!flag female ancestor Jeanne DAVID-- Date: 27 July 1688 Place: Château-Richer, Canada, New France
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).


Jeanne DAVID was the child of Jacques-Laurent DAVID dit PONTIF and Marie GRANDRY


groom's name: Germain Gagnon
groom's birth date:
groom's birthplace:
groom's age:
bride's name: Jeanne David
bride's birth date:
bride's birthplace:
bride's age:
marriage date: 27 Jul 1688
marriage place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec
groom's father's name: Jean Gagnon
groom's mother's name: Marguerite Cochon
bride's father's name: Jacques David
bride's mother's name: Marie Grandery
groom's race: White
groom's marital status: Single
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race: White
bride's marital status: Single
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M01734-5
system origin: Canada-EASy
source film number: 1018161
reference number: P 165

"Canada, Marriages, 1661-1949," index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ F2KL-G1F : accessed 06 Jan 2013), Germain Gagnon and Jeanne David, 27 Jul 1688; citing reference P 165, FHL microfilm 1018161.


"Germain was born on 1 September 1653 and baptized eleven days later at Quebec. He married Jeanne David, daughter of Jacques and Marie Grandry, on 27 July 1688 at Chateau-Richer. The contract was notarized the same day by Jacob senior. They had five children, two boys and three girls. Germain died on 23 November 1708 and was buried the next day at Chateau-Richer."

Thomas J. Laforest
Our French-Canadian Ancestors : Volume I, Page 106


Children of Germain GAGNON and Jeanne DAVID:


Our Advice: Don't end up on this site as someone's ancestor! Learn more...

Add History, Life Events, News, Stories about Germain GAGNON
(Examples include: Birth, Baptism, Census Records, Military Records, Death, Obituary, Personal Achievements, Other events)

[Hide/Show]

Exploring the Ancestry of Germain GAGNON: Events, Pictures, and Documents

birth1653 Birth
1 September 1653
Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1653 - Baptism
Baptism - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, Quebec, Canada
22 Sept 1653 - Geramanus Gaignon, b. 1 Sept 1653
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).
1666 Census - Montmorency County, Quebec
Jean Gaignon, habitant, 55 years
Marguerite Cochon, 46 years
Jeanne Gaignon, 24 years
Jean Gaignon, 18 years
Germain Gaignon, 13 years
Raphael Gaignon, 10 years
Marie Gaignon, 5 years
Etienne Mesny, domestique, engage, 22 years
The first census of New France (1666)
1667 Census - Montmorency County, Quebec
Jean Gaignon, habitant, 56 years
Marguerite Cochon, 47 years
Jean Gaignon, 18 years
Germain Gaignon, 13 years
Raphael Gaignon, 10 years
Marie Gaignon, 7 years
Noel Viard, domestique, 40 years
1681 Canadian Census Seigneurie de Beaupre
Marguerite Cochon, 60
enfants:
Germain, 28
Raphael, 24

Source: Histoire des Canadiens-Francais 1608-1880 by Benjamin Sulte, Montreal, 1882
Discover you family history through historical newspapers at Newspapers.com
Learn about your ancestor's lives through stories and obituaries. Find them here!
marriage1688 Marriage / Partner
Germain GAGNON and Jeanne DAVID 27 July 1688, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1689 Birth of Child
Raphael GAGNON was born 28 August 1689, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1691 Birth of Child
Marguerite GAGNON was born 9 May 1691, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1693 Birth of Child
Geneviève GAGNON was born 25 June 1693, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1695 Birth of Child
Marie-Françoise GAGNON was born 12 February 1695 , Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1697 Birth of Child
Jean GAGNON was born 14 June 1697, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1698 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jeanne DAVID died 11 November 1698, Château-Richer, Québec, Canada (La Visitation-de-Notre-Dame de Chateau-Richer)
1708 Death Chateau Richer
Death recorded in Index for La Visitation de Notre Dame, Chateau Richer, Quebec in Drouin Collection.

Germain Gagnon
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).
name: Germain Gaignon
gender: Male
burial date: 23 Nov 1708
burial place: Chateau Richer, Montmorency I, Quebec
death date:
death place:
age: 53
birth date: 1655
birthplace:
occupation:
race: White
marital status: Married
spouse's name: Jeanne David
father's name:
father's birthplace:
mother's name:
mother's birthplace:
indexing project (batch) number: B03757-9
system origin: Canada-EASy
source film number: 1018161
reference number: p.217

"Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955," index, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ F2PB-B4R : accessed 04 Jan 2013), Germain Gaignon, ; citing reference p.217, FHL microfilm 1018161.

Germain is buried at:
Added: - Updated: 1/4/2013 1:22:50 PM
Learn more about where your ancestor was born.
Visit Château-Richer, Canada, New France

Not the person you are looking for? Try again!

Search for MY Family by Name

NOTE: If you don't know your ancestor's whole name or are unsure of the spelling, specify part of the name.

First Name:
*Last Name:
Gender:
Born (+/- 2 years):
Died (+/- 2 years):
Match all terms exactly:

Search for MY Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:

Genealogy research for Germain Gagnon (on other sites)

findagrave, familysearch

Sign In

Sign In or Join for FREE! to see the details!

Completely FREE. We will never ask for your credit card.