On 08 Dec 1688, Marie Anne Fortin, daughter of Charles Fortin and Marie Sainte Cloutier, was born. She was baptized Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France on 09 Dec 1688.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Anne Fortin – 1688
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France, 1688. Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Anne Fortin, page 89.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Marie Anne Fortin – 1688. Translated from the French the record reads:
Baptism of Marie Anne Fortin.
On the ninth day of the month of December in the year [one-thousand six-hundred] eighty-eight; by me Germaine Morin, priest of the seminary of Québec, performing the function of pastor of this church, was baptized Marie Anne, daughter of Charles Fortin and Sainte Cloutier his wife, born on the previous day in the evening. Her Godfather was Joseph Fortin, her uncle, and her Godmother was Barbe fortin, her aunt and the wife of Pierre Gagnon of this parish who has signed, and Charles Fortin the father and the Godfather declare that they do not know how to write or sign as required by law. Signed Barbe Fortin and Morin, Priest :/:
This record can be found as image 76/877 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 89.
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