Abel (Benoit) Benoît dit Laforest migrated from France to New France.
Abel BENOIT was born in 1624 at Luçon, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France. He was baptized the same year at Luçon Abel came to Quebec, Canada in 1650  where he married Marthe Pontel 9 NOV 1665 in Montmorency, Quebec, Canada
Abel died In Montmorency on 04 DEC 1687 and was buried the same say at Sainte-Famille. 
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Abel by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Abel: