When Monique Poirier was born in 1858, her father, Luc Poirier, was 39 and her mother, Ruffine Albert, was 35. She married Joseph Martin on 24 November 1885, in Bas-Caraquet, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada.
Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Marcel, Andre, Normand, Pierre, Emile, Laurent, Cecile, Jacques, Michel, Raoul, Gilles.
French: topographic name for someone who lived by a pear tree, poirier (from Old French perier), or a habitational name from (Le) Poirier, the name of several places in various parts of France. Compare Peryea and Poirrier .
History: Jean Poirier from France married Jeanne Chebrat in France or Acadia c. 1647. Jean Poirier dit Lajeunesse from Molières in Lot, France, married Marie Langlois in Montreal, QC, in 1668. Joseph Poirier dit Desloges from Lathus-Saint-Rémy in Vienne, France, married Marie Gauthier in Montreal, QC, in 1709. Nicolas Poirier from Les Brouzils in Vendée, France, married Anne Rabouin in Montreal, QC, in 1689. Pierre Poirier dit Lafleur from France married Marie-Clémence Maupetit in Lachine, QC, in 1707.
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