The Birth and Baptism of Pierre Gamache – 1818

On 04 Mar 1818, Pierre Gamache was born.

Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache - 1818

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache – 1818

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, 1818. Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache, Back of Folio 15, B47.

Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache – 1818. Translated from the French, the record states:


On the fourth of March, one thousand eight one thousand eight hundred and eighteen, by us the undersigned parish minister, was baptized Pierre, born today of the legitimate marriage of François Gamache, farmer, and Marguerite Leblanc. The Godfather was Pierre Leblanc, uncle,  and the Godmother was Pélagie Gamache, aunt, who, as well as the father, have declared that they do not know how to sign as required.

                                                [signed] J[ean] B[aptiste] Paquien, priest

This record can be found as image 16 of 58 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on in the records for L’Acadie L’Acadie Ste-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie. The record appears on the back of folio 15 for the year 1818.

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