Paul Tessier

M, b. circa 19 May 1667, d. 6 March 1744
     Paul was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He was the son of Pierre Tessier and Catherine Varin. He was christened there on 19 May 1667 in the Basilica of Notre Dame.1 Paul married Marie Jeanne Anne Amiot dit Villeneuve, daughter of Mathieu Amiot dit Villeneuve and Marie Miville, on 26 February 1691 in Pointe-aux-Tremples, Neuville, Quebec, Canada, at St-Francois-de-Sales Church.2 Paul and Marie Jeanne had children: Anne Marie [5/07/1692-1/03/1750][m. 5/27/1715 Louis Etienne Gagne Bellavance], Jean [5/29/1694][m. 7/27/1734 Marie Louise Poineau], Marie Anne [7/09/1696-8/28/1715], Marie Catherine [7/09/1696-6/07/1777][m. 2/27/1724 Jean Baptiste Dupuis dit Parisien], daughter [6/11/1701-6/11/1701], Marie Josephe [3/15/1704-6/09/1779][m. 5/25/1722 Paul Pinsonnault dit Laflleur], Francois [5/16/1705-5/22/1705] & Marguerite [1708-4/29/1734][m. 1/15/1731 Francois Lefebvre]. Paul departed this life on Friday, 6 March 1744 in Laprairie-de-la-Madeleine, Laprairie County, Quebec, Canada. He was buried there in the churchyard of the Nativity on Saturday, 7 March 1744.3


Marie Jeanne Anne Amiot dit Villeneuve b. 22 Nov 1670, d. 9 Feb 1749


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 19 May 1667 - Paul Tessier, son of Pierre Tessier and Catherine Varrin, sponsors: Claude Robutel & Jeanne Lemoine, at Montreal. -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 26 February 1691 - Paul Tessier, 24 years old, son of Pierre Tessier & Catherine Varin and Jeanne Amiot, 21 years old, daughter of the late Mathieu Amiot & Marie Minville, at Neuville. -
  3. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 7 March 1744 - Paul Tessier, died yesterday at age of around 76 years, at La Parairie. -