no image

Abel (Benoit) Benoît (1624 - 1687)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Abel Benoît formerly Benoit aka dit Laforest
Born in Luçon, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, Francemap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Chateau-Richer, Canada, Nouvelle-Francemap
Descendants descendants
Died in Ste Famille, Île d'Orléans, Canada, Nouvelle-Francemap
Benoit-350 created 29 Jul 2013 | Last modified | Last edit: 16 Dec 2017
00:06: Dave Poirier edited the Biography for Abel (Benoit) Benoît. (categorization) [Thank Dave for this]
This page has been accessed 279 times.

Categories: Quebecois | Château-Richer, Canada, Nouvelle-France | Ste-Famille, Ile-d'Orléan, Canada, Nouvelle-France | French Immigrants to New France.

Royal French Flag
Abel (Benoit) Benoît lived in New France, in what is now Québec.
Join: Quebecois Project
Discuss: quebecois
Flag of France
Abel (Benoit) Benoît migrated from France to New France.
Flag of New France

Abel BENOIT was born in 1624 at Luçon, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, France. He was baptized the same year at Luçon[1] Abel came to Quebec, Canada in 1650 [2] where he married Marthe Pontel 9 NOV 1665 in Montmorency, Quebec, Canada[3][4]

Abel died In Montmorency on 04 DEC 1687 and was buried the same say at Sainte-Famille. [5][6]


Child: Jeanne Benoit
Child: Pierre Benoit
Child: Pierre Abel Benoit
Child: Marie Benoit
Child: Noel Benoit


  • Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1997

  • Source: S45 Title: Ancestry Family Trees (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.) Repository: #R1 Page: Ancestry Family Tree Text:
  • Repository: R1 Name: Address:
  • Source: S53 Title:, U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s ( Operations, Inc) Repository: #R1
  • Source: S78 Title:, Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 ( Operations Inc) Repository: #R1
  • Source: S81 Title: Genealogical Research Library, Ontario, Canada, Canadian Genealogy Index, 1600s-1900s ( Operations Inc) Repository: #R1
  • Source: S94 Title:, Quebec, Genealogical Dictionary of Canadian Families (Tanguay Collection), 1608-1890 ( Operations Inc) Repository: #R1
  1. Source: #S94 Page: Volume: Vol. 1 Sect. 1 : A-Hel; Page: 41
  2. Source: #S53 Page: Place: Quebec, Canada; Year: 1650; Page Number: 223
  3. Source: #S81
  4. Source: #S94 Page: Volume: Vol. 1 Sect. 1 : A-Hel; Page: 41
  5. Source: #S94 Page: Volume: Vol. 1 Sect. 1 : A-Hel; Page: 41
  6. Source: #S78


Darrell Parker

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored by MyHeritage

Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

No known carriers of Abel's Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA have taken yDNA or mtDNA tests.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Family Tree DNA.

Images: 1
Abel Benoît-Tanguay Collection Vol 1 page 41
Abel Benoît-Tanguay Collection Vol 1 page 41


There are no public comments yet.

Abel is 29 degrees from Aaron Copland, 25 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 21 degrees from Barbara Shoff and 19 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

B  >  Benoit  >  Abel (Benoit) Benoît