On 05 Apr 1695, Élisabeth Fortin, daughter of Charles Fortin and Marie Sainte Cloutier, was born. She was baptized in St. Ignace du Cap St. Ignace, Cap St. Ignace, Québec, New France on 08 Apr 1695.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Élisabeth Fortin – 1695
SOURCE: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. Cap St. Ignace, Québec, New France, 1695. Birth and Baptismal Record of Élisabeth Fortin, recto folio 15.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Élisabeth Fortin – 1695. Translated from the French the record reads:
Bap[tism] of Élizabeth Fortin
In the year one-thousand six-hundred ninety-five on the eighth day of the month of April by me, the undersigned priest providing the functions of the pastor of this parish was baptized Elizabeth, born the fifth of this month, daughter of Charles Fortin and Sainte Cloutier his wife. The Godfather was Pierre Fortin and the Godmother was Elizabeth Bernier wife of Joseph Caron who have declared that they do not know how to write or sign as required by law. Francheville, Mission Priest
This record can be found as image 16/948 in the Québec Vital Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 on Ancestry.com as part of the records for Cap-St-Ignace 1679-1808. The record appears on recto folio 15 (the front of folio 15).
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