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HELP! flag male ancestor  Charles  AMYOT (AMIOT)

  (b. 26 August 1636 Québec, Canada, New France   d. 10 December 1669 Québec, Canada, New France )  

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Charles AMYOT (AMIOT) was born 26 August 1636 in Québec, Canada, New France

Charles AMYOT (AMIOT) was the child of Philippe AMYOT (AMIOT) dit VILLENEUVE   and   Anne CONVENT (COUVENT)

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Charles  married  Geneviève CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY) 2 May 1660 in Québec, Canada, New France .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Geneviève CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY)  was born 28 November 1645 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Geneviève died 21 April 1724 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City).  Geneviève was the child of François CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY) and Eleonore GRANDMAISON.

Charles AMYOT (AMIOT) died 10 December 1669 in Québec, Canada, New France .

Occupation: Bourgeois


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From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
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Charles AMYOT (AMIOT) married flag female ancestor Geneviève CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY)-- Date: 2 May 1660 Place: Québec, Canada, New France
Geneviève CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY) was the child of François CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY) and Eleonore GRANDMAISON


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birth1636 Birth
26 August 1636
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

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Biography
AMIOT (Amyot), CHARLES, fur-trader and merchant; b. 26 Aug. 1636 at Quebec, son of Philippe Amiot and Anne Convent, buried there on 10 Dec. 1669.

He was educated at the Jesuit college and when he was barely 14 years old he accompanied Father Bressani as a servant on a trip to the Huron country. On 2 May 1660 at Quebec Amiot married Geneviève de Chavigny, by whom he had three children. He opened a store at Quebec, at the foot of the Cap aux Diamants, on a site which his father-in-law had given him. He was then a merchant interested in eel fishing and in the fur trade. It was his travels among the Papinachois that gave him something of a reputation during his lifetime. On those occasions he accompanied Father Henri Nouvel*, a Jesuit who was born in 1621 or 1624 at Pézenas, in the department of Hérault, and who landed at Quebec in the summer of 1662.

A number of historians have confused the dates and routes of Father Nouvel’s and Charles Amiot’s journeys. According to the Relations ...Read MORE...


Dictionary of Canadian Biography (www.biographi.ca)
marriage1660 Marriage / Partner
Charles AMYOT (AMIOT) and Geneviève CHAVIGNY (CHANVIGNY) 2 May 1660, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

He was 23 years old.
1661 Birth of Child
Pierre AMYOT (AMIOT) dit VILLENEUVE was born 30 November 1661, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Charles was 25 years old.
1662 Death of Child
Pierre AMYOT (AMIOT) dit VILLENEUVE died 5 February 1662, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Charles was 25 years old.
1665 Birth of Child
Charles-Joseph AMYOT (AMIOT) DEVINCELOT was born 21 March 1665, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Charles was 28 years old.
1666 Quebec
Charles Amiot................................30 bourgeois
Geneviefve Chavigny .........................30 sa femme
Marie Amiot ..................................3 fille
Et Charles Amiot .............................1 fils

The first census of New France (1666)
death1669 Death
10 December 1669
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

He died at the age of 33.
Added: 5/3/2015 11:18:39 AM - Updated: 12/17/2015 10:15:21 AM
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