Marie Fayet (1644 - 1713)

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Birthplace: Seine, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death: Died in Lévis, QC, Canada
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About Marie Fayet

Marie Fayette était "fille du Roy".

"Typical of these annulments is one taken from J. and V. Durand’s Jean Durand et sa Posterité, as quoted in Reisinger and Courteau’s The King’s Daughters: Jean DURAND signed a contract as a recruit for New France 3 March 1657. By 1660, DURAND had completed his three years of service and obtained a land concession at Cap Rouge. On 3 October 1661, before witnesses which included Squire Pierre BOUCHER, Sieur de Grosbois and Governor of Trois-Rivieres, he contracted to marry Marie FAYETTE, a File du Roi who had arrived that year. DURAND returned to Cap Rouge and Mile. FAYETTE remained in Trois-Rivieres with the nuns until DURAND would return for the church ceremony. However, on 12 January 1662, Mlle. FAYETTE appeared before a civil notary and had the first agreement annulled. She then contracted to marry Charles POULIOT but had that agreement annulled as well. Finally, on 26 July 1662, she married Nicolas HUOT. What happened to Jean DURAND? Did he die of a broken heart? Not likely! On23 September Ibb2 in Quebec, he contracted to wed an orphan Huron girl who had been raised in the Ursuline convent at Québec since 1654. She was probably 14 when they married and while we do not know if they lived happily ever after, we do know that their descendants in Canada and the United States now number in the tens of thousands.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~agrandchildsheritage/the_king_s_daughters.html

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Marie Fayet's Timeline

1644
1644
Paris, Île-de-France, France
1662
July 25, 1662
Age 18
riviere-ouelle, Quebec, Canada
1664
February 18, 1664
Age 20
Château-Richer, QC, Canada
1666
January 8, 1666
Age 22
Nouvelle France (Present Quebec)
1668
February 5, 1668
Age 24
chateau-richer, Quebec, Canada
1670
February 15, 1670
Age 26
Château-Richer, Quebec, Canada
1672
February 28, 1672
Age 28
chateau-richer, Quebec, Canada
1673
January 29, 1673
Age 29
Château-Richer, La Côte-de-Beaupré Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada
1675
October 6, 1675
Age 31
chateau-richer, Quebec, Canada
1678
July 7, 1678
Age 34
chateau-richer, Quebec, Canada