André Robidou / Robidoux dit L'espagnol

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André Robidou / Robidoux dit L'espagnol

Also Known As: "André Robidou", "André Robidoux"
Birthplace: Santa Maria, Ev. Burgos, Galice, Spain
Death: Died in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Place of Burial: Notre-Dame-de-Montréal, Québec, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Emmanuel Robidoux dit L'Espagnol and Catherine Alva
Husband of Jeanne Denot / Denote
Father of Marie-Romaine Robidoux; Marquerite Robidoux; Jeanne-Marie Robidoux; Guillaume Robidou dit l'Espagnol and Joseph Robidoux dit Lespagnol

Occupation: Sailor
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About André Robidou / Robidoux dit L'espagnol

Andre Robidou dit L'Espagnol (son of Manuel (Emmanuel) Robidou and Catherine Alve) was born 1643 in Ste-Marie-en-Galice, Burgos, Spain, and died April 01, 1678 in LaPrairie, Quebec, Canada. He married Jeanne Denote, daughter of Antione Denote and Catherine Leduc.

Came to St. Lambert, Laprairie, Quebec, Canada in 1670. Andre was part Spanish and of dark complection and was sometimes called the Spaniard. The 1666 Census for the town of Quebec shows Andre as a sailor and employed by Eustache Lambert, a prominent interpreter, settler, and fur-trader. Employees were paid 10 cents a day with board and lodging. (

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André Robidou / Robidoux dit L'espagnol's Timeline

Santa Maria, Ev. Burgos, Galice, Spain
May 16, 1667
Age 24
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
July 11, 1669
Age 26
Laprairie, Québec, Canada
November 10, 1671
Age 28
Laprairie, Québec, Canada
September 19, 1673
Age 30
Laprairie, Québec, Canada
November 28, 1675
Age 32
LaPrairie, Quebec, Canada
January 13, 1678
Age 35
Canada, Province of Quebec, La-Nativite-de-la-Bienheureuse-Vierge-Marie-de-Laprairie
April 1, 1678
Age 35
Montréal, Québec, Canada
April 1, 1678
Age 35
Notre-Dame-de-Montréal, Québec, Canada