The Birth and Baptism of Marie Thérèse Gamache – 1785

On 25 Mar 1785, Marie Thérèse Gamache was born. Marie Thérèse was the older sister of Louis and Abraham François Gamache.

Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Therese Gamache - 1785

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Thérèse Gamache – 1785

SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Parish of Cap St. Ignace, Montmagny County, Lower Canada, 1785. Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Thérèse Gamache, Back of Folio 59, B.

Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Thérèse Gamache – 1785. Translated from the French, the record states:

B[aptism] of Marie
Thérèse Gamache.

In the year one thousand seven hundred eighty five, on the twenty sixth of March, by us, the undersigned priest pastor of Cap St. Ignace and the neighboring isles, was baptized Marie Thérèse, born yesterday of the legitimate marriage of Aubin Gamache and Thérèse Sylvestre. The Godfather was Joseph Guigon and the Godmother was Marie Claire Caron, who have declared that they do not know how to sign, except for the Godfather who has signed with me, the father was absent.
                                                                   [signed] L’Aquel, priest

This record can be found as image 564/948 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com in the records for Parish of Cap St. Ignace, Montmagny County, Lower Canada, 1785. The record appears on the back of folio 59.

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