Claire Bernier

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

The Life Summary 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 5 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
Jean Olivier Lemieux TWIN
1766–1766
Francois Lemieux TWIN
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 1761Cap-Saint-Ignace, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Marcel, Normand, Andre, Fernand, Armand, Adrien, Michel, Camille, Jacques, Lucien, Benoit, Laurent.French: from the personal name Bernier, composed of the ancient Germanic elements bern ‘bear’ + hari ‘army’. Compare Barney and Barnier .North German: habitational name from a place so named in Mecklenburg.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Barnier
    Barney
    Begnoche

    Sources (3)

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

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