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HELP! immigrant flag male ancestor  Claude  POTHIER

  (b. 5 July 1648 La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France   d. 11 August 1728 Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France )  

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Claude POTHIER was born 5 July 1648 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France. Claude POTHIER was the child of ?   and   ?

Claude was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1688.

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Claude  married  Marie-Louise BOISDON 26 November 1670 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Marie-Louise BOISDON  was born 28 August 1650 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.  Marie-Louise died 10 June 1702 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul). 

Claude POTHIER died 11 August 1728 in Lachine, Montréal, Canada, New France .

son of Guillaume Pothier and Marie Picauldeau


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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? A common belief in old Quebec was that lutins [spirits] had the power to bring woe upon the people. If a lutin becomes offended, his master might discover his boots filled with peas or with pebbles....Read MORE...



The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec

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Claude POTHIER married immigrant flag female ancestor Marie-Louise BOISDON-- Date: 26 November 1670  Place: La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
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birth1648 Birth
5 July 1648
La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
marriage1670 Marriage / Partner
Claude POTHIER and Marie-Louise BOISDON 26 November 1670 , La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France
1688 Birth of Child
Marie-Anne POTHIER was born 20 July 1688, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1702 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie-Louise BOISDON died 10 June 1702, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1714 Death of Child
Marie-Anne POTHIER died 25 September 1714, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
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death1728 Death
11 August 1728
Lachine, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Saints-Anges-de-Lachine)
Added: 3/4/2016 11:45:35 AM - Updated: 3/4/2016 11:49:40 AM
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