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Abraham Martin-dit-l'Écossais

Abraham Martin-dit-l'Écossais

Male Abt 1589 - 1664  (~ 75 years)

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  • Name Abraham Martin-dit-l'Écossais 
    Born Abt 1589  Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 08 Sep 1664  Quebec, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Abraham emigrated to New France in 1620. He was the first river pilot on the St. Lawrence River and possibly the first Canadian of Scottish descent.
      His farm lands became the Plains of Abraham.
      Abraham emigrated to New France in 1620. He was the first river pilot on the St. Lawrence River and possibly the first Canadian of Scottish descent.
      His farm lands became the Plains of Abraham.
    Person ID I5875  Cullen family tree

    Family 1 Marguerite Langlois,   b. Abt 1592,   d. 17 Dec 1665, Quebec, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1620  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Marguerite Martin,   b. 04 Jan 1624, Quebec, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1679, Ch‚teau Richer, Montmorency, New France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
    Family ID F1236  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Guillemette Couillard,   b. Abt 1590 
    Family ID F1296  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    New France - Forging a Nation
    New France - Forging a Nation
    An introduction to the founding and development of New France, the role of early explorers and the life of the first colonists. Also presents some of our early French Canadian ancestors and a list of Lapointe and Joanis ancestors who were the first of their generation to immigrate to New France, mostly in the 17th century.
    A Melding of Cultures, Ancestors of George Turner and Bernadette Joanis, Volume 2: Our Lapointe and Joanis Ancestors, Four Hundred Years of French Canadian Heritage, Mark Cullen, 2018, Chapter 1 plus pp 125-129 and 255