On 12 June 1812, a year before Etienne Martin was born, Simon Jules Martin was born.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Simon Jules Martin – 1812
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Parish of Ste. Marguerite de Blairfindie, L’Acadie, St. Jean County, Lower Canada, 1812. Birth and Baptismal Record of Simon Jules Martin, Front of Folio 14, B.
Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Simon Jules Martin – 1812. Translated from the French, the record states:
On the twelfth of June, one thousand eight hundred and twelve, by us, the undersigned priest, was baptized Simon Jules, born today of the legitimate marriage of Nicolas Martin, farmer, & Marie Giroux, residing in this parish. The Godfather was Simon Lacroix and the Godmother was Josephte Lagrave who have declared that they do not know how to sign as required, the father has signed with us.
[signed] Nicolas Martin
[signed] R[éné] P[aschal] Laneto, priest
This record can be found as image 14 of 38 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com in the records for L’Acadie L’Acadie Ste-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie. The record appears on the front of folio 14.
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