TWELFTH GENERATION


2922. Bertrand CHENAY dit LAGARENNE was born around 1624 in Finiac, Diocèse of St-Brieuc, Bretagne, Department of Côtes-du-Nord, France. He was also known as Bertrand CHENET & CHESNÉ. He was the Lord/Sieur de Lothainville. His first marriage was to Marie-Madeleine BÉLANGER on 7 August 1656 in Notre-Dame de Québec. His second marriage was to Élizabeth AUBERT on 4 February 1671 at Château-Richer, Québec, Canada. He died on 16 and was buried on 17 January 1683 in Notre-Dame de Québec. (1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(7)

2923. Marie Madeleine BÉLANGER BELLENGER was baptized on 15 February 1643 in Notre-Dame de Québec. She died about 1670 in L'Ange-Gardien, Québec. Sister to Nicolas & Jean-François Bélanger.(7)

There are eleven generations of the Madeleine Bélanger & Bertrand Chenay Lineage through their three great-grandchildren descending to Léveillé - Théroux (3) and the Lavallée - Regnière families. (in Acrobat .pdf format)

Children of the First Marriage with Marie Madeleine BÉLANGER were:

child541 i. Marie Madeleine CHENAY CHENET CHESNÉE. was born on 20 August and baptized 22 September 1658 in Notre-Dame de Québec. She married Joseph PETIT BRUNEAUon 16 September 1675 in Notre-Dame de Québec. She died and was buried on 30 September 1730 in Maskinongé, Québec. (1)(2)(6)(7)

ii. Anne CHENAY was born on 13, baptized on 14 and buried on 24 November 1660 in Québec. (1)(2)

iii. Jean CHENAY was born on 10 and baptized on 11 November 1661, Québec.(1)(2)

iv. Marie Anne CHENAY was born on 7 and baptized on 12 Octotber 1664 in Québec. She married Pierre LEMAÎTRE on 8 January 1681 in Trois-Rivières. She died and was buried on 10 July 1733 in Trois-Rivières, Québec. (1)(2)

v. Joseph CHENAY was born on 19 and baptized on 20 April 1667 in Château-Richer. (1)(2)

vi. Marguerite CHENAY was born on 15, baptized on 19 January and buried on 3 February 1669 in Château-Richer. (1)(2)

vii. Anonyme was born and baptized on 6 January 1670 at L'Ange-Gardien and buried on 9 January 1670 in Château-Richer. (1)(2)

Children of the Second Marriage with Élizabeth AUBERT were:

i. Élizabeth CHENAY was born on 1 and baptized on 2 January 1672 in Québec. (1)(4)

ii. Charles Bertrand CHENAY was born on 22 and baptized on 23 February 1673 in Québec.(1)(4)

iii. Anne Madeleine CHENAY was born and baptized on 22 July 1674 in Québec. She died on 19 August 1760 in Montréal. (1)(4)

iv. Françoise CHENAY was born and baptized on 20 September 1675 in Québec.(1)(4)

v. Marie Angélique CHENAY was born and baptized on 20 April 1677. She died on 19 and was buried on 20 June 1746 in Québec. (1)(4)

vi. Louis CHENAY was born on 26 and baptized on 27 August 1678 in Québec. He is listed as 21 years of age in the Port-Royal Census 1698. He married Jeanne MARTIN, born around 1676, the daughter of Barnabé MARTIN & Jeanne PELLETRET, around 1697. Jeanne married a second time to Gabriel SAMSON, on 7 April 1704 in Port-Royal. Louis died before 1704 in Port-Royal, Acadia. Jeanne was buried around 1728 in Port Toulouse, Île Royale. (7)(1)(4)

Children were:
i. Marie-Josèphe was born around 1698. She married first Charles CHARPENTIER in Port-Toulouse around 1723. She then married Jean-François MOREL, son of Jean MOREL & Françoise BRIAND on 4 August 1739 according to the St-Pierre-du-Nord Register. She is noted on the Arrival Manifesto at St-Malo, France in 1759 as 65 years old. She died in Sinnamary before 13 November 1764. (7)
ii. Jean dit LA GARENNE was born around 1700 as he is listed in the Port-Royal Census 1701 as 1 year old and 34 years old in the St-Pierre-du-Nord Census 1734. He married Anne POTHIER, daughter of Jean POTHIER & Marie-Madeleine CHIASSON, on 19 October 1728 in St-Pierre-du-Nord. (7)

vii. Anne Agnès CHENAY was born and baptized on 14 June 1681 in Québec. (1)(4)

viii. Jean-Baptiste CHENAY was born on 25 and baptized on 26 November 1682 at Château-Richer. He married Marie Élisabeth BOUCHER on 8 July 1703 in Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré. He died on 7 September 1731 in St-Antoine-de-Tilly. (1)(4)

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(1) Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Canadiennes, Vol 1, p. 124.
(2) PRDH, Certificat de famille No. 84225.
(3) Ibid., Certificat de marige No. 66489.
(4) Ibid., Certificat de famille No. 84224.
(5) Ibid., Certificat d'individu No. 13789.
(6) Ibid., Certificat de mariage No. 67139.
(7) Drouin Document copied from the Parish Registers of Québec.
(8) Stephen A. White, Dictionnaire généalogique des familles acadiennes, Université de Moncton, 1999, p. 341.