Birth and Baptism of Pierre Gamache – 1739

On 09 Feb 1739, Pierre Gamache, son of Pierre Gamache and Marie Geneviève Belanger, was born. He was baptized in the Parish of Cap St. Ignace, New France on the next day, 10 Feb 1739.

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache - 1739

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache – 1739

SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Parish of Cap St. Ignace, New France, 1739. Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache, Front of Folio 12, Bap.

Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Pierre Gamache – 1739. Translated from the French the record reads:

Baptism of Pierre Gamache

In one thousand seven hundred thirty nine, on the tenth day of the month of February, was baptized by us the undersigned missionary, Pierre, born on the  previous day, son of Pierre Gamache, living in this parish, and Marie Geneviève Belanger, his wife. The Godfather was Joseph Fournier and the Godmother was Anne Guion, who have declared that they do not know how to sign as required according to law.

                                        Brother Simon Foucault RM

This record can be found as image 133/948 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com in the records for Cap St. Ignace 1747-1751. The record appears on the front of folio 12.

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