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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag photo of Pierre LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY   Pierre  LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY

  (b. abt. 1600 Thury-Harcourt, France   d. May 1648 Atlantic Ocean / Pacific Ocean )  

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Pierre LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY was born abt. 1600 in Thury-Harcourt, France

Pierre LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY was the child of ?   and   ?

Pierre was an immigrant, arriving by 1637.

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Pierre  married  Marie FAVERY DE POMEAU abt. 1625 in France .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Marie FAVERY DE POMEAU  was born abt. 1605 in France.  Marie died 29 September 1675 in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City). 

Pierre LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY died May 1648 in Atlantic Ocean / Pacific Ocean .

Occupation: Governor Huault de Montmagny’s lieutenant, director of the Communauté des Habitans, admiral of the fleet

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Pierre LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY married immigrant flag female ancestor Marie FAVERY DE POMEAU-- Date: abt. 1625 Place: , France


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LEGARDEUR DE REPENTIGNY, PIERRE, Governor Huault de Montmagny’s lieutenant, director of the Communauté des Habitants, admiral of the fleet; b. probably in the first decade of the 17th century at Thury-Harcourt (Haute-Normandie), son of René Legardeur de Tilly and Catherine de Cordé; d. 1648 at sea.

Pierre Legardeur reached Quebec on 11 June 1636 with his mother, his sister Marguerite, wife of Jacques Leneuf de La Poterie, and his brother Charles Legardeur. de Tilly. He therefore formed part of the group of Normans and representatives of the lesser nobility that arrived with Montmagny. The name Repentigny came to him from a neighbourhood in Calvados.

Marie de l’Incarnation [see Guyart] states that he was Governor Montmagny’s lieutenant. Probably he succeeded Bréhaut Delisle in this office; of the latter there is no trace after 1642. Pierre Legardeur came into prominence in 1644, when he and Noël Juchereau Des Châtelets won over the important persons of the settlement to the idea...Read MORE... Dictionary of Canadian Biography, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003

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1637 Birth of Child
Charles-Pierre LEGARDEUR was born 17 March 1637, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1639 Birth of Child
Ignace LEGARDEUR was born 29 January 1639, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
The seigniory of Repentigny was established in 1640.
Certain officers of the Carignan regiment obtained concessions that would eventually bear their name (Berthier, Lavaltrie, La Noraye, etc.), and they become some of the first seigneur-entrepreneurs.
Visit Repentigny, Québec, Canada (La Purification-de-Repentigny) (St-Paul-l'Hermite)
1644 Death of Child
Ignace LEGARDEUR died 5 June 1644, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
marriage1646 Marriage of Child
Marie-Madeleine LEGARDEUR married 3 October 1646, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) to Jean-Paul GODEFROY
In 1647, the L'Assomption Seignory was granted to Pierre Legardeur de Repentigny, named after the river already named such since the seventeenth century. wikipedia
Repentigny dates back to 1647 when Pierre Legardeur de Repentigny was granted a seigneury, but settlement did not occur until after 1670 when his son Jean-Baptiste was given the seigneury.
Visit L'Assomption, Québec, Canada (St-Pierre-du-Portage)
Mascouche has been established on the banks of the river of the same name since 1717. This territory was part of a vast seigniory called Repentigny which belonged, from 1647, to Pierre LeGardeur.

Visit Mascouche, Québec, Canada (Saint-Henri-de-Mascouche)
death1648 Death
May 1648
Atlantic Ocean / Pacific Ocean (at sea)*
Added: 5/3/2015 3:33:05 PM - Updated: 12/6/2023 4:29:31 PM

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