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Joseph Filion (abt. 1745 - 1803)

Joseph Filion
Born about in Saint-Joachim, Québec, Canada, Nouvelle-Francemap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 24 Nov 1777 in Saint-Philippe, Laprairie, Quebec, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 58 in Saint-Constant, Laprairie, Canada-Est, Amérique coloniale britanniquemap [uncertain]
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Joseph (Jean, Jean, Antoine), son of Jean and Marie Anne (Bolduc) Filion, was born in Saint Joachim, Quebec, Canada about 1745; He married Marguerite, daughter of Francois and Charlotte (Robin) Robert, in St-Philippe, Montérégie, Québec Canada on 24 November 1777; Joseph died in La Prairie, Québec on 01 July 1803.

Jean baptism record has not been located, Secondary sources Genenet has his birth in 1745 and Genealogy of Canada estimates it at 1752

Jean was survived by Marie Anne, they had four known children


  1. Antoine (1780-1826), m. Marie Ethier-L'ecuyer
  2. Marguerite (1782-
  3. Godefroy (1791-
  4. Pierre (1794-


  • 1735, 28 Feb - birth of elder brother also named Joseph [1]
  • 1735, 22 Apr - elder brother, Joseph, died at age 53 days
  • 1742 - baptism at Saint Joch, Quebec for Joseph Filion, son of Jean [2]
  • 1752, about - death registry suggests this Joseph was born to Jean Filion and Anne Marie Bolduc [3]
  • 1777, 24 Nov - Husband of Marguerite Robert [4], [5]
  • 1780 to 1794 - births of 4 known children
  • 1803, 1 Jul - death and burial at St Constant, Laprairie, Quebec [6]

Research Notes

Joseph is the son of Jean-Baptiste Filion and Marie-Anne Bolduc.

Not to be confused with Joseph Filion, born 1735, February 28th, who died 22 April the same year. Death registry suggests this Joseph was born around 1742. [7] His family was living in Saint-Joachim, Côte de Beaupré.

Husband of Marguerite Robert — married 24 Nov 1777 [8]

Marriage or Union

Joseph at 25 & Marguerite Robert at 25

24 November 1777

St-Philippe, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada[9]


  1. 1735 Baptism for first Joseph Filion in "Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967," database online with images [subscription] Ancestry Record
  2. 1742 Baptism for Jean Filion in "Programme de recherche en démographie historique " PRDH-IDG RECORD
  4. 1777 Marriage for Joseph Filion in "Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968,", datbase online with images [subscription] Ancestry Record
  5. 1777 Marriage for Joseph Filion and Marguerite Robert in "Genealogy of Canada, GOC #1182200
  6. 1803 Death and Burial fot Joseoh Filion in "Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967,", database online with images [subscription] Ancestry Record
  9. Entered by Glenn Raitt.


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