Thankful Elizabeth Legrain-Lavalle (Stebbins) (1691 - 1794)

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Nicknames: "(Therese", "Louise)"
Birthplace: Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Chambly, Chambly, Québec, Canada
Cause of death: Child captive, taken to Canada and stayed
Managed by: Phyllis Anne Romano
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About Thankful Elizabeth Legrain-Lavalle (Stebbins)

Captured in the 1702 Deerfield Massacre and Kidnapping.

Remained in Canada Being a child in Puritan New England, especially a girl, was not that encouraging. Many young people stayed in Canada -- some as Indians, some as French -- and raised their families there.

http://www.crossmyt.com/hc/gen/deerfild.html#n13

http://www.babcock-acres.com/Misceallaneous/deerfield_captives_of_1704.htm

-------------------- As the result of a war, on 11-3-1704 her entire family was deported to Deerfield, MA.

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Thankful Elizabeth Legrain-Lavalle's Timeline

1691
September 5, 1691
Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States
1707
April 23, 1707
Age 15
Québec, Canada
April 23, 1707
Age 15
April 23, 1707
Age 15
April 23, 1707
Age 15
April 23, 1707
Age 15
April 23, 1707
Age 15
Chambly,Chambly,Pq,Can
April 23, 1707
Age 15
1711
February 4, 1711
Age 19
Boucherville, Chambly, Québec, Canada
1713
March 2, 1713
Age 21
Chambly, Chambly, Québec, Canada