Name of ship carrying Fille du Roy Marguerite Girard to New France in 1673

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I have an extensive genealogy record tracing my roots back to Marguerite Girard and Pierre  Forcier through my father's line. My maiden name is Forcier. I am always looking for new & interesting details relating to my history.
WikiTree profile: Marguerite Girard
in The Tree House by A Lichtenstein G2G Rookie (160 points)

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Welcome to WikiTree, A! 

What a good question!  Certainly an interesting detail.  The bio in the profile might contain the answer - it has this:

She would have arrived in Québec city on 3 September 1673 aboard the ship L'Espérance[4] as a fille du roy, not knowing how to sign.[5]

Hope that helps!



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