Laurent Matte

M, b. 19 June 1677, d. circa 19 February 1712
     Laurent was born on Saturday, 19 June 1677 in ville de Quebec, Quebec, Canada, at the Manor of Dombourg. He was christened there on 29 June 1677 in the Basilica of Notre Dame.1 Laurent married Francoise Sylvestre, daughter of Nicolas Sylvestre and Barbe Neveu, on 12 August 1702 in Neuville, Portneuf County, Quebec, Canada, at St-Francois-de-Sales Church, Pointe-Aux-Tremples.2 Laurent & Francoise had children: Laurent [3/04/1703-12/06/1775[m. 2/14/1729 Marie Elisabeth Isabelle Richard & m. 2nd 2/22/1751 Catherine Briere], Nicolas [8/10/1704-6/02/1760][m. 11/24/1727 Marie Rose Godin], Madeleine Francoise [6/16/1706-2/14/1787][m. 1/15/1725 Jean-Francois Petit], Marie-Anne [3/23/1708-10/01/1769][m. 2/07/1730 Pierre Grenier dit Garnier], Pierre Alexandre [3/04/1710-5/03/1776][m. 2/22/1745 Marie-Josephte Bertrand] & Alexis [1/02/1712-10/01/1714].3 Laurent departed this life in Cap-Sante, Portneuf County, Quebec, Canada. He was buried there in the churchyard of Ste-Familie on Friday, 19 February 1712.4


Francoise Sylvestre b. 22 Feb 1682, d. 9 Dec 1760


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 29 June 1677 - Laurent Matte, born on the19th of this month, son of Nicolas Matte & Madeleine Auvray; sponsors: Laurent Lormier & Barbe Boyer, wife of Paul Cartier; at Notre Dame de Quebec -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 12 August 1702 - Laurent Matti, son of Nicolas Matti & Madeleine Auvray and Francoise Sylvestre, daughter of Nicolas Sylvestre & Barbe Nepveu; at Neuville -
  3. [S1598] Research Program In Historical Demography: Family Certificate Number 9032.
  4. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Burial: 19 February 1712 - Laurent Math, died at around the age of 40, husband of Marie Francoise Sylvestre; at Cap-Sante. -