Urbain Tessier dit Lavigne
M, b. circa 10 February 1626, d. circa 21 March 1689
Urbain was born in Breil, Maine, Pays de la Loire, France. He was the son of Artus Tessier & Jeanne Meine. He was christened there on 10 February 1626 in the church of Notre Dame.1 He immigrated from Briel, France to Quebec in 1648 at the age of 23.2 Urbain married Marie Archambault, daughter of Jacques Archambault and Francoise Chaveau, on 28 September 1648 in ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada, at the Basilica of Notre Dame.3 Urbain & Marie had children: Charles [7/18/1649-7/24/1649], Paul [2/05/1651-4/26/1730][m. 10/13/1681 Marie-Madeleine Cloutier], Madeleine [7/19/1653-1666], Laurent [6/03/1655-9/27/1687][m. 10/20/1681 Anne-Genevieve Lemire], Marie-Louise [3/26/1657-4/09/1727][m. 11/23/1671 Pierre Payette], Agnes [3/23/1659-1/24/1733][m. 11/26/1675 Guillaume Richard & 2nd 11/21/1692 Claude Duconge], Urbain [6/07/1661-3/24/1685], Jean [6/14/1663-12/06/1734][m. 11/21/1686 Jeanne Leber, 2nd 4/21/1688 Louise Caron & 3rd 8/27/1703 Marie-Catherine De Poiters], Claude [12/25/1665-before 1690], Paul [5/18/1667], Jacques-Jean [5/24/1668-6/23/1669], Petronille-Catherine [3/18/1670-5/19/1751][m. 1/31/1683 Pierre Janot], Jean-Baptiste [1/26/1672-5/19/1736][m. 11/04/1698 Elisabeth-Isabelle Renaud], Pierre [2/21/1673-2/23/1673], Jacques [3/02/1674-5/07/1738][m. 5/10/1699 Marie-Adhemar], Ignace [3/11/1677-4/03/1747][m. 5/23/1703 Marguerite-Marie Lussier] & Nicolas [6/17/1679-1/03/1757][m. 1/27/1716 Genevieve Auger].4,5 Urbain departed this life in Montreal. He was buried there in the cemetery of Notre Dame on Monday, 21 March 1689.6
|Marie Archambault b. 24 Feb 1636, d. c 16 Aug 1719|
- [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Baptism: 10 February 1626 - Urbain Tessier, son of Artus Tessier & Jeanne Meine at the church of Notre Dame, Breil, Maine-et-Loire, France.
- [S1569] Marcel Trudel, Catalolgue Des Immgrants 1632-1662, Cahiers du Quebec Collection Historie, page 206.
- [S1556] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967: Marriage: 28 September 1648 - Marie Archambault, daughter of Jacques Archambault & Francoise Toureau and of Urbain Tessier, son of Artus Tessier & Joanne Meine, at the parish of Notre Dame, Montreal. - Ancestry.com.
- [S1557] Genealogy of Canada: Children of Urbain Tessier & Marie Archambault. - www.nosorigines.qc.ca/GenealogieQuebec.aspx?genealogy.
- [S1587] Daughters of Immigrants: The Archambault Girls: Children of Urbain Tessier & Marie Archambault. The death of Agnes is shown here as 1723 instead of 1733. - www.geocities.com/weallcamefeomsomewhere/Kebec?archambault_girls.html.
- [S1556] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967: Burial: 21 March 1689 - Urbain Tessier, age of about 70 years, at the parish of Notre Dame Cemetery, Montreal. - Ancestry.com.