Claire Bernier

9 April 1742–22 November 1777
L'Islet, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Claire

When Claire Bernier was born on 9 April 1742, in L'Islet, Quebec, Canada, her father, Charles Bernier, was 29 and her mother, Marie-Geneviève Bélanger, was 16. She married Louis Lemieux on 28 October 1761, in Cap-Saint-Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died in Cap-Saint-Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada, and was buried in Cap-Saint-Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Louis Lemieux
1741–1826
Claire Bernier
1742–1777
Marriage: 28 October 1761
Louis Christophe Lemieux
1764–1802
Joseph David Lemieux
1778–1778
Louis-Christophe Lemieux
Jean Olivier Lemieux
1766–1766
Francois Lemieux
1766–1766
Francois Marie Lemieux
1768–1817
Claire Lemieux
1770–
Marie Joseph Lemieux
1771–1772
Therese Lemieux
1773–1790

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 October 1761
Cap-Saint-Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada
children

(9)

    Louis Christophe Lemieux

    Male1764–1802Male

    Jean Olivier Lemieux

    Male1766–1766Male

    Francois Lemieux

    Male1766–1766Male

    Francois Marie Lemieux

    Male1768–1817Male

    Claire Lemieux

    Female1770–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1712–1777Male

    Marie-Geneviève Bélanger

    Female1725–1807Female

siblings

(11)

    Marie Genevieve Bernier

    Female1741–1821Female

    Female1742–1777Female

    Female1745–1779Female

    Charles Bernier

    Male1746–1831Male

    Marie Madeleine Bernier

    Female1749–1790Female

+6 More Children

Name Meaning

1 French: from the personal name Bernier, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bern ‘bear’ + hari ‘army’.2 German (from Slavic): habitational name from a place so named in Mecklenburg.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • L'Islet - 1679-1790
  • Legacy NFS Source: Marie Claire Bernier -
  • Legacy NFS Source: Marie Claire Bernier -

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