Twelfth Generation

3310. Louis QUAY (GUÉ) dit DRAGON was born about 1665.1770 Louis appears to have been a member of the military unit originally called the "Troupes de la Marine". René Jette stated that Louis was a “soldat de la compagnie de Marigny“.3150 Between 21 April 1721 and 15 July 1722 in Montréal, a criminal case took place after a complaint was filed by Louis Quay saying that Antoine Bonin had seduced his daughter, Marie-Louise, under the pretext of marriage. Bonin then denied that Quay's daughter gave birth to his child. The plaintiff then claimed that marriage did not take place because of the gossip of Mathurin Grégoire, who told several people that he had relations with Marie-Louise Quay. The judgment which condemned Bonin to take charge of the child to the point of majority. 3213,1 On 15 July 1722, a motion and complaint was filed by Louis Quay, resident of Contrecoeur, against Antoine Bonin (Bonnin), for breach of promise of marriage with Louise Quay, Quay's daughter, having given birth to the child of said Bonnin, and against Mathurin Grégoire, for insults and defamation that contributed to the above promise of marriage. 3216,1 On 11 August 1722, the appeal of the sentence of Antoine Bonin rendered on 7 June 1721 was annulled. 3217,1 He died on 6 November 1750 at Hôtel Dieu Hôpital in Montréal.3214,3215,1 He was buried on 7 November 1750 in Saint-Denis (Québec Province), Canada.1,2380 Marie-Marthe RICHOMME (RICHOME, RICHAUME) and Louis QUAY dit DRAGON were married about 1694.

[Note: Louis' 2nd marriage was to Catherine Couillaud on 4 February 1709 at Contrecœur.]

3311. Marie-Marthe RICHOMME (RICHOME, RICHAUME) was baptized on 4 March 1665 in Montréal (Québec Province), Canada.1,2381 She died on 28 July 1703 at Seigneurie de Contrecœur in Contrecœur (Québec Province), Canada.1,2382 She was buried on 29 July 1703 at Sainte-Trinité in Contrecœur (Québec Province), Canada.1,2382

[Note: Marie-Marthe's first marriage was to Gilles Monin dit LaFleur. He died between 15 September 1687 and 3 April 1691. On 3 April 1691, she had a child with Jean Baptiste LeGardeur sieur de Repentigny et de Moncarville in 1691 but they were not married. In 1693, she had another child (Pierre) with Jean LaFond although they were not married. Her 2nd marriage was to Louis Quay dit Dragon as outlined on this page.]

Children were:


François QUAY was born (date unknown).



Marie-Josèphe QUAY.


Louise QUAY was born on 20 December 1698. She was baptized on 21 December 1698 in Varennes (Québec Province), Canada.


Louis QUAY was born on 20 March 1702. He was baptized on 3 April 1702 in Contrecœur (Québec Province), Canada.