Julien Fortin dit Bellefontaine

Male 1621 - 1692  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Julien Fortin dit Bellefontaine  [1, 2
    Christened 9 Feb 1620/21  Notre Dame de Vair, St. Cosme en Vairais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Godparents 9 Feb 1620/21  Notre Dame de Vair, St. Cosme en Vairais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • His god parents were Francois Loriot and Denise Fouet.
    Residence Bef 1650  Notre Dame de Vair, St. Cosme en Vairais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • He was from the parish of Notre-Dame-de-Vair, in the community of St-Cosme-en-Vairaiss (Sarthe), arrondissement of Mamers, diocese of Le Mans, Perche. INSEE code 72276
    First mentioned in Canada 1650  [2
    Land 26 Dec 1650  Ste. Anne de Beaupre, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Julien purchase a piece of land at Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre that he sold to Robert Caron on 27 March 1654 for 500 livres.
    Occupation 1652  [3
    butcher 
    Land 23 Aug 1657  [3, 4
    • Julien purchased from Sieur Charles de Lauzon-Charny a part ownership of the seigneuries of Beaupre and the Ile d'Orleans. The one-eighth of the fiefdom cost 700 livres in beaver pelts. He later sold it to Mgr de Laval on 11 February 1662 for 750 livres. Notary Rouer de Villeray drew up the contract.
    Land 4 Jun 1659  Cap Tourmente, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Julien was given a concession that consisted of 6 arpents of frontage by a league and a half in depth.
    Confirmation 2 Feb 1659/60  Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Additonal information 6 Oct 1660  Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Julien made a donation to the church of Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation. The donation was 50 livres and a small wooden house.
    Census 1666  Comte de Montmorency, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6

    • Julien Fortin, boucher, habitant, 50 years
      Genevieve Gamache, 30 years
      Barbe Fortin, 12 years
      Charles Fortin, 10 years
      Eustache Fortin, 8 years
      Jacques Fortin, 6 years
      Genevieve Fortin, 4 years
      Joseph Fortin, 2 years
      Marie Fortin, 4 months
      Nicolas Palmy, domestique, engage, 25 years
    Census 1667  Comte de Montmorency, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7

    • Julien Fortin, habitant, 50 years
      Genevieve Gamache, 30 years
      Barbe Fortin, 13 years
      Charles Fortin, 10 years
      Eustache Fortin, 9 years
      Jacques Fortin, 7 years
      Genevieve Fortin, 5 years
      Joseph Fortin, 4 years
      Marie Fortin, 2 years
      Julien Fortin, 8 months
      Leonard, domestique, 20 years
      Francois Jarinet, domestique, 30 years

      They had 8 arpents of cleared land and 8 livestock.
    Additonal information 18 Aug 1680  Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Notary Romain Becquet recorded that Julien "gave to Pierre Voyer, Guillaume Boucher and Felix Auber, wardens of Chateau-Richer, for the churches of Chateau-Richer and Sainte-Anne, a house situated at Chateau-Richer nearby the church, with a bakehouse at one end, bordered on one side by Thomas (?), for the use of the two churches equally...the said donation made to the said churches because of the great devotion that he has for them".
    Census 1681  Comte de Montmorency, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8

    • Julien Fortin, habitant, 50 years
      Genevieve Gamache, 44 years
      Charles Fortin, 25 years
      Eustache Fortin, 23 years
      Jacques Fortin, 20 years
      Genevieve Fortin, 19 years
      Joseph Fortin, 16 years
      Marie Fortin, 15 years
      Julien Fortin, 13 years
      Pierre Fortin, 11 years
      Louis Fortin, 9 years
      Jean Fortin, 7 years
      Marguerite Fortin, 5 years
    Died 10 Aug 1692  Hotel Dieu de Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Inventory of assets 9 Jul 1704  St. Joachim, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Notary drew up an inventory on 9 and 11 July 1704. In the inventory of Julien property, their house was described as half-timber and measured 40 feet by 20 feet.
    Land Petite Riviere Saint Francois, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Julien purchased an additional piece of land from Pierre Laforest dit Labranche that measured 12 arpents of frontage on the Saint Lawrence by 42 arpents in depth. The price of this land was 280 livres.
    Name Julien Fortin  [9
    Name Julien Fortin dit Bellefontainne  [10
    Name Julien Fortin dit Debellefontaine  [11
    _UID EE07398E2FD0456C94A0B384276900359C11 
    Person ID I9327  Lirette Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 

    Father Julien Fortin,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Marie Lavye,   bur. 24 Nov 1628, Notre Dame de Vair, St. Cosme en Vairais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 Nov 1619  Notre Dame de Vair, St. Cosme en Vairais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F3800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Genevieve Gamache,   c. 13 Oct 1636, Notre Dame, Breval, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 5 Nov 1709, L'Islet, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Marriage Contract 22 Aug 1652  Cap Tourmente, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Notary Claude Auber drew up the contract in the home of Toussaint. Neither spouse could sign the contract. Genevieve's brother Nicolas was present. Nicolas promised to give her clothes, furniture, and linens amounting to 200 livres and to feed the couple for two years. On their part, they would work for Nicolas and he would pay them 150 livres from the inheritance coming from Nicolas' and Genevieve's parents.
    Married 11 Nov 1652  Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 12
    Marriage Ceremony 11 Nov 1652  Cap Tourmente, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Present at the ceremony in the home of Louis Gagne were Letardif, Louis Gangner and Claude Auber.
    Children 
     1. Barbe Fortin,   b. 21 Oct 1654, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1737, L'Islet, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Charles Fortin,   b. Abt 1656,   d. 22 Jun 1735, L'Islet, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     3. Eustache Fortin,   b. Abt 1658,   d. 21 Jan 1735/36, Cap St. Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     4. Jacques Fortin,   b. 12 Jan 1659/60, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 28 Feb 1729/30, Baie St. Paul, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     5. Genevieve Fortin,   b. 8 Apr 1662, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1702/03, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     6. Joseph Fortin,   b. 15 May 1664, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Oct 1703  (Age 39 years)
     7. Marie Anne Fortin,   b. 1 Mar 1665/66, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 28 Dec 1702, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     8. Julien Fortin,   b. 17 Apr 1667, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1687, St. Joachim, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     9. Pierre Fortin,   b. 21 May 1669, Chateau Richer, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Louis Fortin,   b. 7 Mar 1670/71, Ste. Anne de Beaupre, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1687, St. Joachim, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     11. Jean Fortin,   c. 1 Jul 1674, Ste. Anne de Beaupre, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1681  (Age ~ 7 years)
     12. Marguerite Fortin,   b. 28 May 1677, Ste. Anne de Beaupre, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 15 Jan 1702/03, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    Last Modified 6 May 2014 
    Family ID F3796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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