Catherine Trottier

F, b. 1666, d. circa 2 February 1735
FatherJulien Trottier b. c 30 Mar 1636, d. b 21 Sep 1670
MotherMarie Sedilot b. c 21 Oct 1644, d. bt 9 Jan 1685 - 20 Jan 1687
     Catherine was born in 1666 in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. She was confirmed in 1676 at Cap-de-la-Madeleine.1 A contract for the marriage of Catherine & Pierre Rivard dit Lanouette was signed on 9 January 1685 in Quebec, Canada. It was drawn up by the notary, Jean Cusson. It noted Pierre as being of Batiscan & his parents being Nicolas Rivard de Lavingne & Catherine St Pert. It also noted Catherine as residing at Cap-de-la-Madeleine & her parents as the late Julien Trotier & Marie Sedilot..1 Catherine's husband, Pierre, died circa 1 March 1724 in Batiscan, Les Chenaux County, Quebec, Canada, leaving her a widow. Catherine departed this life in Batiscan. She was buried there in the churchyard of St-Francois Xavier on Wednesday, 2 February 1735.2


Pierre Rivard dit Lanouette b. c 1661, d. c 1 Mar 1724


  1. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography.
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 2 February 1735 - Catherine Trottier, died at around the age of 69 years, widow of Pierre Rivard; at the parish of St-Francois-Xavier, Batiscan -