Missing parents

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I need help! I brought a change of the parents of Joseph and I can't find the parents of Ambroise Daunais married to Marie Patenaude in Henryville, Iberville, Québec.
WikiTree profile: Ambroise Daunais
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1861 Census of Canada shows Ambroise Daunais aged 28 with Ambroise Daunais aged 8 and Mathilda Daunais aged 5. Looks like Ambroise is a Jr.

Ambroise Daunais

in the 1861 Census of Canada

Name: Ambroise Daunais
Gender: Male
Age: 8
Birth Date: 1853
Birth Place: Lower Canada
Home in 1861: St-Valentin, St Jean, Canada East
Relation to Head: Head
Religion: Church of Rome
Page number: 290

Ambroise Denys

 in the 1871 Census of Canada

Name: Ambroise Denys
[Ambroise Denis] 
Gender: Male
Origin: Indienne (Native American)
Age: 17
Birth Date: 1854
Birth Place: Quebec
Residence Place: Pierreville, Yamaska, Quebec
District Number: 134
Subdistrict: d
Division: 02
Religion: Roman Catholic
Going to School: Y
Household Members:
Name Age
Joachin Denys 70
Catherine Denys 48
Ambroise Denys 17
Marie Louise Denys 20
Mary Denys 13
Monique Denys 9
Louis Denys 27
Marie Anne Denys 7
Ursule Denys 3

Source Citation

Year: 1871; Census Place: Pierreville, Yamaska, Quebec; Roll: C-10081; Page: 10

Source Information

Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1871 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.

Appreciation is expressed to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for providing the 1871 Canada Census Index.


Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1871. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, n.d.. RG31-C-1. Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels: C-9888 to C-9975, C-9977 to C-10097, C-10344 to C-10388, C-10390 to C-10395, to C-10540 to C-10570.


This database is an every name index to individuals enumerated in the 1871 Canada Census, the first census of Canada since confederation in 1867. National censuses have been taken every 10 years since 1871 and every five years since 1971. The 1871 census includes the four original provinces – Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario. Learn more...

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