When Marie Louise Laporte was born on 15 October 1763, in Chambly, Chambly, Quebec, Canada, her father, Joseph Laporte, was 36 and her mother, Marie Louise Coulon, was 28. She married Joseph Marie Gaudreau on 22 July 1793, in Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie, Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters.
Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Pierre, Emile, Lucien, Cyprien, Flavien, Marcel, Rosaire, Sylvain, Adrien, Antoine, Armand.
French: topographic name for someone who lived near the gates of a fortified town, a variant of Porte 1, with fused feminine definite article la; or a habitational name from Laporte or La Porte, names of several places in various parts of France. Compare Delaporte .