On 20 Mar 1678, Louis Gamache, son of Nicolas Gamache and Élisabeth Ursule Gamache, was born. He was baptized in the Parish of Cap St. Ignace, New France on 17 Apr 1678.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Gamache – 1678
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Parish of St. Ignace, New France, (recorded in the records of Québec – Notre Dame) 1678. Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Gamache, Page 266.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Gamache – 1678. Translated from the French the record reads:
266 266 1678 Louis Gamache
On the seventeenth day of the month of April in the year one thousand six hundred
seventy eight, by Mister Thomas Morel, missionary priest
from the Seminary of Québec, was baptized in Cap St. Ignace
Louis, son of Nicolas Gamache, habitant of this place, and Ursule
Cloutier his wife, born on the twentieth of March last. The Godfather and
Godmother were Jacques Fortin and Louise Picard wife of
This record can be found as image 135/150 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com in the records for Québec (Notre Dame). The record appears on page 266.
This is the same Louis Gamache whose death and burial record I showed yesterday.
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