Thirteenth Generation


6090. Pierre FERRÉ was baptized on 2 May 1639 in Saint-Pierre-en-Port (Seine-Maritime) (Normandie Region), France.1,2614 He was listed as a 'Matelot' (Sailor) and 'Maitre de barque' (Master of the boat). He died after 11 February 1694 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada.1385 Marie Marguerite LASNON (LANON) and Pierre FERRÉ1385 signed a marriage contract on 11 November 1667 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.2615 They2615 were married on 24 November 1667 in Québec (Nôtre Dame) (Québec Province), Canada.1,2616

6091. Marie Marguerite LASNON (LANON) was baptized on 22 September 1647 in Rouen (St-Vivien) (Seine-Maritime) (Normandie Region), France.1,1692 She was a "King's Daughter". The King's Daughters or "Filles du roi" were a group of approximately 800 young French women who immigrated to New France between 1663 and 1673 as part of a program by Louis XIV to furnish brides for the male immigrants. They were usually between the age of 12 and 25, had to supply a letter of reference from their parish priest and were provided a dowry by the King. The King also paid for their transport to New France. Most of the women were commoners of humble birth, were held to very high standards and were required to be physically fit enough to survive the hard work demanded of immigrants to the fledgling colony. She came to the New World via "Le St. Louis de Dieppe". The vessel arrived in Québec on 25 September 1667.1984 She died on 3 March 1727 in Québec (Hôtel-Dieu) (Québec Province), Canada. According to her burial record, she died of "grand vomissement" (excessive vomiting).1,2617 Marie was buried at "Cimetière des pauvres" (cemetery of the poor) in Québec (Hôtel-Dieu) (Québec Province), Canada.1,2617

[Note: Marie Marguerite's 2nd marriage was to Pierre LeDoux dit Latreille on 8 May 1701 at Nôtre Dame in Québec. The couple signed a marriage contract on 25 April 1701.]

Children were:

i.

Jean François FERRÉ was born on 16 September 1668 in (Québec Province), Canada.2618 He was baptized on 17 September 1668 in Québec (Nôtre Dame) (Québec Province), Canada.2618

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ii.

Marie Geneviève FERRET (FERRÉ, FERET).

iii.

Pierre Joseph FERRET was born on 16 August 1670 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. He was baptized on 17 August 1670 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.

iv.

Benoît FERRET was born on 13 March 1674 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. He was baptized on 20 March 1674 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.

v.

Marie-Anne FERRET was born on 19 November 1675 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. She was baptized on 20 November 1675 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.

vi.

Marie-Françoise FERRET was born on 9 March 1679 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. She was baptized on 10 March 1679 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.

vii.

Marguerite FERRET was born on 7 March 1681 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada. She was baptized on 7 March 1681 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada.

viii.

Marie-Angélique FERRET was born on 22 September 1683 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada. She was baptized on 22 September 1683 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada.

ix.

Nicolas FERRET was born on 24 October 1685 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada. He was baptized on 28 October 1685 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada. He died about 1 December 1687 at the age of 2 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. Nicolas was buried on 1 December 1687 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.

x.

Jean-François FERRET was born on 24 October 1685 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada. He was baptized on 28 October 1685 in Neuville (Québec Province), Canada.

xi.

Jean FERRET was born on 24 April 1688 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. He was baptized on 25 April 1688 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. He died about 1 September 1688 at the age of 0 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada. Jean was buried on 1 September 1688 in Québec (Québec Province), Canada.