Moving back still further in time, a son, Pierre, was born to Nicolas Martin and Marie Giroux on 15 Mar 1810.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Martin -1810
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, 1810. Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Martin, Front of Folio 10, B.
Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Martin -1810. Translated from the French, the record states:
On the fifteenth of March, one thousand eight one thousand eight hundred and ten, by us, the undersigned, was baptized Pierre, born today of the legitimate marriage of Nicolas Martin, farmer, & Marie Giroux, residing in this parish. The Godfather was Pierre Visinot, and the Godmother was Marguerite Boissonneau
who declarewho have declared that they do not know how to sign as required, the father has signed with us.
[four words?] L[aneto] p[riest]
[signed] Nicolas Martin [signed] R[ené] P[aschal] Laneto, priest
This record can be found as image 10 of 44 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 10.
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