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Francois Xavier Desmarais (1765 - 1830)

Francois Xavier Desmarais
Born in St. Michel, Yamaska, Canada, Nouvelle-Francemap
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Husband of — married 2 Feb 1788 in St. Michel Yamaska
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Died at age 65 in St-Hyacinthe, Bas-Canadamap
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Francois was born about 1765. He passed away in 1830. [1]

Franois Xavier Demarest, son of Joseph Demarest and Elisabeth Lussier, married Marie Madeleine Brousseau, duaghter of Gabriel Brousseau and Marie Louise Tardif on February 4, 1788 in Yamaska, Quebec. Present: Joseph Demarest and Christophe Demarest (brothers to the groom) and Gabriel Brousseau (brother to the bride. [2][3]

Children to Francois-Xavier and Magdeleine Brousseau who have married in La Presentation, Quebec [4]

Marie-Arhange married Antoine Jared-Beauregard on January 1, 1812
Olivier married Marie-Ange-Louise Masse on November 10, 1812
Christophe married Marie-Lucille Masse on January 25, 1814
Victoire married Joseph Morin on February 14, 1825.

In the 1825 census Francois Desmarais was in La Presentation, Richelieu, Quebec, Canada.[5]


  1. Birth, Death, Marriage, Parents Programme de Recherche en Démographie Historique, Université de Montréal (paid subscription) PRDH: Research Programme in Historical Demography (membership): Individu: 212087 PRDH .
  2. Birth, Death, Marriage, Parents, Siblings Programme de Recherche en Démographie Historique, Université de Montréal (paid subscription)[1]
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  5. 1825 Census: "Canada, Lower Canada Census, 1825"
    citing p. 630, volume 2, MG 31 C1; Library and Archives Canada microfilm number C-717, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,443,957
    FamilySearch Record: KHJ8-MNP (accessed 26 September 2023)
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    Francois Desmarais in La Presentation, Richelieu, Quebec, Canada.
    1825 Census: La Presentation, Richelieu, Quebec, Canada
    Francois Desmarais

See also: PRDH-IGD-Marriage #360662 - a Subscription is required to access and view the informaiton: PRDH: Research Programme in Historical Demography (membership): Acte: 360662


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Desmarais-455 and Desmarais-6 appear to represent the same person because: All signs appear same
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