On 09 Feb 1681, Marguerite Gagnon, daughter of Pierre Gagnon and Barbe Fortin, was born. She was baptized in the Church of Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France on 10 Feb 1681.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Marguerite Gagnon – 1681
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France, 1681. Birth and Baptismal Record of Marguerite Gagnon, Page 48.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Marguerite Gagnon – 1681. Translated from the French the record reads:
Baptism of Marguerite Gagnon
On the tenth day of the month of February, in the year [one-thousand six-hundred] eighty-one; by me, Louis Soumande, priest, serving the function of pastor of this church, was baptized daughter of Pierre Gagnon and Barbe Fortin his wife, born on the previous day. Her Godfather was Jacques Abelin, and her Godmother was Anne Gasnier, wife of François LaCroix who have declared that they do not know how to sign as required according to law. / Signed L. Soumande, Priest :/:
This record can be found as image 56/877 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com as part of the records for Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré 1668-1808. The record appears on page 48.
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