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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Jean  NICOLET

  (b. abt. 1598 France   d. 27 October 1642 Québec, Canada, New France )  

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Jean NICOLET was born abt. 1598 in France. Jean NICOLET was the child of ?   and   ?

Jean was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1637.

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

Jean  married   UNKNOWN .  The couple had (at least) 1 child.

Jean  married  (2) Marguerite COUILLARD 7 October 1637 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Marguerite COUILLARD  was born 10 August 1626 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marguerite died 20 April 1705 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Marguerite was the child of Guillaume COUILLARD DE L'ESPINAY and Marie-Guillemette HÉBERT.

Jean NICOLET died 27 October 1642 in Québec, Canada, New France .

son of Thomas Nicolet and Marguerite Lamer

Details of the family tree of Jean 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? The first commercial brewery in Canada was started in Quebec City by Jean Talon in 1668.
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  • Jean NICOLET
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  • Biography
    NICOLLET DE BELLEBORNE, JEAN, interpreter and clerk of the Compagnie des Cent-Associés, liaison officer between the French and the Indians, explorer; b. c. 1598, probably at Cherbourg (Normandy), son of Thomas Nicollet, king’s postal courier between Cherbourg and Paris, and of Marie de Lamer; drowned 27 Oct. 1642 at Sillery.

    Nicollet arrived in Canada in 1618, in the service of the Compagnie des Marchands de Rouen et de Saint-Malo. Like...Read MORE...

    Dictionary of Canadian Biography (
  • 1637 Marriage / Partner
    Jean NICOLET and Marguerite COUILLARD 7 October 1637, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1640 Death of Child
    Ignace NICOLET died 4 December 1640, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)
  • 1642 Death
    27 October 1642
    Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
  • 1642 Birth of Child
    Marguerite NICOLET was born 1 April 1642, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada (Three Rivers)

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Added: 12/18/2014 10:10:59 AM - Updated: 2/7/2019 4:36:03 PM

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