On 15 Dec 1690, Louis Fortin, son of Charles Fortin and Marie Sainte Cloutier, was born. He was baptized in Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France on 16 Dec 1690.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Fortin – 1690
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Ste. Anne de Beaupré, Québec, New France, 1690. Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Fortin, page 102.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Louis Fortin – 1690. Translated from the French the record reads:
Baptism of Louis Fortin.
On the sixteenth day of the month of December in the year [one-thousand six-hundred] ninety; by me Germain Morin, priest of the seminary of Québec, performing the function of pastor of this church, was solemnly baptized Louis Fortin, born on the previous day in the evening, son of Charles Fortin and Sainte Cloustier his wife – His Godfather was Joseph Gagnon son of the deceased Pierre Gagnon, and his Godmother was Angelique Cloustier his maternal aunt and daughter of the deceased jean Cloustier of the parish of Notre Dame de Chateau Richer, who have declared that they do not know how to write or sign as required by law. Signed, Morin, Priest :/:
This record can be found as image 83/877 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 102.
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