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Gilles Bacon

Birthdate: (29)
Birthplace: St-Gilles,Caen,Normandie,France
Death: March 5, 1654 (25-33)
Québec, Canada
Place of Burial: Québec
Immediate Family:

Son of Étienne Bacon / Bascon and Marie-Madeleine Féron
Husband of Marie Tavernier
Father of Eustache Bacon and Marie-Madeleine Bacon

Managed by: Paul Louis Doré
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About Gilles Bacon

Gilles BACON appeared in New France before 1645 as a domestic servant for the Jesuit mission among the Hurons. He returned from that mission with news of a discovery of a gold and copper mine, which turned out to be false. He married Marie TAVERNIER on 2 May 1647 in Château-Richer, Québec. On Nov 10 1647, he obtained land at Beaupré. He died on 5 Mar 1654. His wife Marie and daughter Marie Madeleine became Hospitalers in 1668.

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Gilles Bacon's Timeline

September 11, 1650
Age 25
October 19, 1653
Age 28
March 5, 1654
Age 29
Québec, Canada
March 5, 1654
Age 29
September 3, 1675
Age 29