Pierre Fortin

6 September 1812–
L'Acadie, Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Pierre

When Pierre Fortin was born on 6 September 1812, in L'Acadie, Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada, his father, Christophe Fortin, was 37 and his mother, Olive Fortin, was 26. He married Louise Henriette Gamache on 12 January 1836, in Saint-Cyprien-de-Napierville, Les Jardins-de-Napierville, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Napierville, Quebec, Canada in 1881.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Fortin
1812–
Louise Henriette Gamache
1818–1881
Marriage: 12 January 1836
Marie Henriette Fortin
1837–
Celina Victorine Fortin
1838–1854
Marie Rosalie Fortin
1840–
Marie Adeline Fortin
1843–1922
Pierre-Alphonse Fortin
1844–
Narcisse Telesphore Fortin
1846–
Pierre Fortin
1848–1848
Adjuteur Fortin
1849–1923
Elodie Fortin
1852–1933
Marie-Louis Dolphis Fortin
1853–1903
Alfred Avila Fortin
1855–1927
Joseph Arthur Fortin
1857–1933
David Raphael Fortin
1860–

Spouse and Children

    Male1812–Male

    Louise Henriette Gamache

    Female1818–1881Female

MARRIAGE
12 January 1836
Saint-Cyprien-de-Napierville, Les Jardins-de-Napierville, Quebec, Canada
children

(13)

    Marie Henriette Fortin

    Female1837–Female

    Celina Victorine Fortin

    Female1838–1854Female

    Marie Rosalie Fortin

    Female1840–Female

    Marie Adeline Fortin

    Female1843–1922Female

    Male1844–Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Christophe Fortin

    Male1774–1854Male

    Olive Fortin

    Female1786–1855Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 57

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1871

Age 59

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Fort .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Pierre Fortin, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Francois Tremblay (not Jean Baptiste Filion) in baptism at Sainte Marguerite de Blairfindie, L'Acadie, Saint Jean, Québec, Canada. Acte de naissance de François Trembley

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