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Boucher-De-Grosbois family | Genealogy, family tree and origins

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The Boucher-De-Grosbois familiy has origins in Montreal,Quebec and Boucherville,Quebec Canada.The progenitor of the family and one of it's most prominent members was Pierre Boucher.His statue is by the Parlaiment Building in Montreal along with many others.He was a peasant in Mortagne-a-Perche,France,near Normandy.He became a very prominent coloniser and settlers and adventureer in New France,so prominent that he is the very first man in all of Canada to be rise to the rank of the nobility.One of his grandons had 7 sons of his own.Each son took a title named for a place-name back in France.Titles such as Timothe Boucher seiur de mont brun,Boucher seiur de gros bois,Boucher seiur du bois and etc....The descendants of these 7 sons eventually adapted each respective title into the family surname.Today these families carry the title as the family surname and are all directly descended from the 7 sons and in turn ultimately direct descendants of Pierre Boucher,the founder of these respecitve families,including the Boucher-De Grosbois of today
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Origin of name Boucher-De-Grosbois

The Boucher family was prominent in early Quebec.At one time the head of the family had 7 sons.Each son was in military service and took a title named for a place name in France.These titles eventually became the various surnames associated with the Boucher family,origininally founded by Pierre Boucher.Boucher-De-Grosbois was one of these title/surnames along with Demonbreun,Dubois,La Verendye and many others,totally 7 in all.
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Celebrities of the family Boucher-De-Grosbois

Pierre Boucher was an early settler and colonist of what is today Boucherville near Montreal,Quebec.He became the first man in Canada,or New France,to be given the letters of enoblement by the King of France,Louis XIV.He is the first man in all of Canada to be made a nobleman,and he came from a peasant background in France but rose to be a very prominent colonizer in early New France.One of his grandsons had 7 sons.Each son took a title,named after a place name in France such as DeMontBrun,Dubois,Grosbois,etc... with each of these 7 families,eventually these titles became part of the family surname used by the descendants of each family,all ultimatley descended from Pierre Boucher.
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Marriages of the family Boucher-De-Grosbois
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1629FRAThomas HayotJeanne Boucher
1630FRAMarin BoucherPerrine-Perinne Mallet-Maillet
1641Quebec, QcFrancois BoucherFlorence Gareman
1645Quebec, QcEtienne De-LafondMarie Boucher
1645Quebec, QcToussaint ToupinMarguerite Boucher
1647Trois-Rivieres, QcUrbain Beaudry-LamarcheMadeleine Boucher
1649Trois-Rivieres, QcPierre BoucherM.-Madeleine Chretienne
1650Quebec, QcJean PlanteFrancoise Boucher
1652Quebec, QcPierre Boucher-De-GrosboisJeanne Crevier
1655Quebec, QcLouis HoudeMarie-Madeleine Boucher
1655Quebec, QcLouis HoudeMadeleine Boucher
1655Quebec, QcLouis HoudeMadeleine Boucher
1656Quebec, QcCharles Godin-GaudinMarie Boucher
1656Quebec, QcCharles GodinMarie Boucher
1659Quebec, QcDenis GuyonElisabeth Boucher
1661Chateau-Richer, QcJean-Galleran BoucherMarie Leclerc
1663Chateau-Richer, QcPierre BoucherMarie St-Denis
1663Chateau-Richer, QcPierre Boucher-PitocheMarie-Anne Saint-Denis
1664Quebec, QcFrancois Boucher-Vin-D-EspagneAnne Lepine
1664Francois Boucher-Vin-D-EspagneJeanne Lepine
... and several other
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Baptisms of the family Boucher-De-Grosbois
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1685Sorel, QCCharles BoucherM
1701Sorel, QCLouis BoucherM
1704La-Visitation-de-l'ile-Dupas, QCM.Anne BoucherF
1704Sorel, QCMarie-Anne BoucherF
1706Sorel, QCAlexis BoucherM
1706La-Visitation-de-l'ile-Dupas, QCAlexis BoucherM
1708Riviere-Ouelle, QCM.Anne BoucherF
1708La-Visitation-de-l'ile-Dupas, QCJean-Baptiste BoucherM
1708Sorel, QCJean-Baptiste BoucherM
1714Sorel, QCAnonyme Boucher
1715Sorel, QCGenevieve BoucherF
1716Sorel, QCCharles-Francois BoucherM
1718Sorel, QCMarguerite BoucherF
1724Sorel, QCFrancois-Marie BoucherM
1730Riviere-Ouelle, QCJean-Baptiste BoucherM
1732Riviere-Ouelle, QCIgnace BoucherM
1733Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, QCMarie-Madeleine BoucherF
1734Riviere-Ouelle, QCMarie-Josephte BoucherF
1736Riviere-Ouelle, QCJoseph BoucherM
1738Riviere-Ouelle, QCMarie-Louise BoucherF
... and several other
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Burials of the family Boucher-De-Grosbois
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Chartierville, QCReine BoucherF
1714Sorel, QCAnonyme Boucher
1765Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets, QCElisabeth Boucher
1767Saint-Joseph-de-Lanoraie, QCM.Anne Boucher
1770Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska, QCMarie-Louise Boucher
1774Saint-Ours, QCAngelique-Marie Boucher
1774Saint-Ours, QCMarie-Angelique BoucherF
1790Champlain, QCMagdeleine Boucher
1790Chartierville, QCJoseph Boucher
1791Baie-du-Febvre, QCCharle Boucher
1793Baie-du-Febvre, QCElisabeth Boucher
1793Chartierville, QCMarie-Angelique BoucherF
1794La-Prairie, QCMichel BoucherM
1795Baie-du-Febvre, QCM.Angelique Boucher
1796Chartierville, QCTharsile BoucherF
1796Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets, QCFelicite Boucher
1797Saint-Joseph-de-Lanoraie, QCM.Marguerite Boucher
1797La-Prairie, QCCharlotte Boucher-BellevilleF
1797Baie-du-Febvre, QCPierre Boucher
1798L'Isle-Verte, QCLucie BoucherF
... and several other
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