Bourassa Notarial Record Index

John Fisher   28 March 2006  Update Dec 2011

 

Francois Bourassa

Born: 1659 France

Marr: 4 Jul 1684

Died: 9 May 1708 Hopital de Montreal

Marie Leber

Born: 6 Dec 1666

Marr: 4 Jul 1684

Died: 23 Dec 1756

Francois Bourassa

Born: 26 Jul 1685

Bap: 30 Sep 1685

Marr:

Died: 12 Aug 1708

Rene Bourassa

Bap: 21 Dec 1688

Marr: 23 Oct 1710

 Agnes Gannie

Marr: 28 Sep 1721

 Marie Lerige Laplante

Died: 1778

M. Elizabeth Bourassa

Bap: 25 Feb 1695

Marr: 21 Jul 1712

 Jacques Pinsonneau

Died: 20 Nov 1766

Frs Joachim Bourassa

Bap: 10 Apr 1698

Marr: 10 Feb 1721

 Marianne Deno

Marr. 10 Jan 1735

 Suzanne Lefebvre

Died: 1778

Charles Jos.  Bourassa

Bap: 13 Jun 1703

Marr:

Died:

Antoine  Bourassa

B&b: 22 23 Mar 1705

Marr: 24 Jan 1729

 Marie-Catherine Baret

Marr: 4 Apr 1731

 Marie Moquin

Died: 1786

Suzanne Bourassa

Bap: 24 Mar 1707

Marr:

Died:

 

 

8 Mar 1687

Basset dit Deslauriers

Mtl

Conveyance of a sum of money to Jacques Leber, a merchant in Montreal. (300 Livres?)

 

 

27 Jun 1688

Antoine Adhemar Mtl

Engagement of J. Leber to Francois Bourassa and Rene Le Gardeur de Beauvais to Outaouais

 

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31 Jul 1688

Antoine Adhemar Mtl

Obligation of Francois Bourassa to M. de Beaulieu

 

 

11 May 1690

Antoine Adhemar Mtl

NOTARY -  Voyageur Engagement of Sieurs Bourdeau, Babeu, Bourassa and Leber to Sieur Le Gardeur de Beauvais to go to Michillimackinac (Michigan) or Bay de Puants (Stinking Bay, then eventually Green Bay, WI)

 

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12 May 1690

Hilaire Bourgine

Legal agreement by Andre Babeu, Joachim Lebert and Francois Bourasseau, voyagers, being on their departure to go to Outaouais, to Pierre Bourdos for 142 Livres, 10 Sols and 8 Deniers for merchandise sold and delivered.

 

 

27 Jan 1693

Claude Maugue  Mtl

Legal agreement between Claude Caron of Ville Marie and Jeanne Testard wife of Francois Leber presently absent and among the enemy, and Marie Leber her daughter, widow of Sieur Bourassa, by which the said Caron is obliged to feed and lodge the said Testard, Marie Leber and her son, over the year.

 

 

22 Sep 1693

Mague, C               Mtl

Legal agreement of Jean Testard and Francois Leber her spouse, presently absent, and Marie Leber, widow of Bourassa, their daughter, to Claude Caron

 

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27 Jan 1694

PISTARD

PISTARD COLLECTION -  Francois Bourassa was appointed as a witness in the case of Marie Vanneck (Dutch - married to Eustache Lambert dit Dumont) to counter the statements of people who said that she was not married in the church.

 

 

14 Sep 1694

Antoine Adhemar   Mtl

Concession of 4 by 25 arpents at Fontarabie (St Claude) to Francois Bourassa by the Jesuits. Charles Boyer on one side and the Commune on the other.

 

 

26 Feb 1698

Benigne Basset Mtl

Power of Attorney of widow Frs Leber to Frs LaRonde Bourassa her son-in-law

 

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27 Sep 1699

Raimbault

Lease to farm a land situated at LaFourche de LaPrairie by Francois Lebert & spouse living in the Fort at Laprairie to Francois Bourassa and Marie Lebert his spouse, living in the fort.

 

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14 Nov 1703

Adhemar dit St Martin Mtl

NOTARY - In decree obligation and account balance between Pierre Perthuyis, merchant living at Notre Dame street Montreal, between Francis Bourasseau and Marie Leber, his wife of Laprairie de La Magdeleine.

 

 

18 Apr 1704

Adhemar dit St Martin Mtl

New financial bond by Francois Bourasseau and wife to Francois Hertel

 

 

20 Apr 1705

Adhemar dit St Martin Mtl

NOTARY - Exchange of a share of land in the Seigneury of Chambly, coast of Huron in return of land located in the Seigneurie of Laprairie in Fontarabie between Francois Bourasseau and Marie Leber his wife of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, previous wife of Charles Robert dit Deslauriers; and Jean Bessed and Madeleine Plamondon his wife of Laprairie.

 

 

17 Oct 1705

Lepailleur LaFerte

Declaration by Francois Bourassa, Francois Leber etc

 

 

18 Nov 1705

Adhemar dit St Martin Mtl

NOTARY - Duty of Francois Bourasseau and Marie Leber his wife, of Laprairie de La Magdeleine to Pierre Perthuyis, merchant of the town of Ville Marie, Notre dame Street.

 

 

8 Jul 1706

Adhemar dit St Martin Mtl

NOTARY - Exchange of land situated at Laprairie, coast of La Tortue in return for land in Chambly between Louis Bariteau dit LaMarche, inhabitant, of Chambly, with the consent of Julien Bariteau and Jacques Bariteau their children, and Jean Cusson, Royal Notary, of Chambly, doing for and on behalf of Ange Cusson and Jeanne Bariteau his wife, his son; Francois Bourasseau and Marie Leber his wife of Laprairie.

 

 

3 Jun 1708

Lepailleur LaFerte

Final accounting between Francois Leber and Marie (his sister) Leber, widow of Francois Bourassa

 

 

20 Jun 1710

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Inventory of Goods of the Community of the deceased Francois Bourassa and of Marie Leber, made at the requeste of the aforesaid Leber.

 

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27 Oct 1710

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Francois Bourassa of Laprairie de la Magdeleine son of the deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber; and Agnes Gagne [Gannie] daughter of Pierre Gannie and Catherine Dobigeon also of this said place.

 

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17 Jul 1712

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Jacques Pinsonneau of the parish of St Ours, son of Francois Pinsonneau and Anne Leber; and Marie Bourassa of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, daughter of the deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber.

 

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7 Aug 1713

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession to title of seigneury tax and rent of land at St Joseph, by the Jesuits to Rene Bourassa of this place.

 

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4 Feb 1714

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Reduction of land to 2x25 arpents by the Jesuits for Marie Leber widow of Bourassa and Jacques Poissant

 

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22 Apr 1714

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Marriage contract between Marie Leber age 46 of the parish of St Xavier and widow of Francois Bourassa And Pierre Herve age 37

 

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16 Feb 1715

Adhemar

Engagement of Marie Francoise Serran age 7 , by Francoise Sabourin widow of Pierre Serran to Jacques Pinsonneau and Marie Bourassa

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2 Sep 1715

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of land at Laprairie by Nicolas Gannie to Rene Bourassa

 

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12 Sep 1715

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of land of 6 by 25 feet at Laprairie de la Magdeleine by Nicolas Gannie of Laprairie de la Magdeleine to Rene Bourassa of the same place.

 

 

15 Mar 1716

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of land rights of succession by Pierre Gannie to Rene Bourassa, son in law

 

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15 Mar 1716

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of land rights of succession by Maurie Besnard & Anne Gannie to Rene Bourassa, brother in law

 

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25 Apr 1717

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale by Rene Bourassa and Agnes Gannie his wife to Jean Lefors of Laprairie de la Magdeleine of a land at St Joseph of 60 arpents in area.

 

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17 May 1717

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Obligation by Alenandre Bourcier to Jacques Cardinal of Montreal, Rene Bourassa accepting for the said Cardinal, for 260 Livres in Beavers at the working price.

 

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28 Nov 1717

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of a slave by Marguerite Fafard, spouse of Michael Bisaillon to Rene Bourassa, by means of 400 Livres.

 

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8 Jul 1718

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale by Joseph Gannie of Laprairie de la Magdeleine to Rene Bourassa of the same place, of all the rights and claims in a piece of land situated at La Fourche, being the tenth part of an overall land of 60 feet of frontage on 25 arpents in depth, by means of 30 Livres and seigneural rights.

 

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14 Jun 1719

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession to title of seigneural tax and rents of land outside the village of Laprairie de la Magdeleine of 125 toises [a unit of measure], by the Jesuits to Jacques Lafleur and Marie Bourassa his wife.

 

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26 Jan 1721

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Francois Bourassa son of the deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Lebert, presently the wife of Pierre Hery; and Marianne Deno daughter of the deceased Jacques Deno and Marie Rivet of Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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24 Sep 1721

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Inventory of Goods by Rene Bourassa widow of Agnes Gaigne

 

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28 Sep 1721

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Rene Bourassa son of the deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber, native of Laprairie de la Magdeleine; and Marie Lerige daughter of Clement Lerige de LaPlante and Marie Roy of Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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13 Sep 1723

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of a portion of land at La Fourche in Laprairie de la Magdeleine of 18 feet of frontage and 25 feet of depth by Jacques Detailly to Francois Bourassa of said place, by means of 1000 Livres.

 

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7 May 1724

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale by Etienne Deno, Etienne Duquet, Francois Dumay, Francois Bourassa to Jacques Deno, of their rights and claims in a land outside the Fort of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, connecting to the Commune, by means of 10 Livres and seigneural rights.

 

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7 May 1724

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Receipt by Jacques Deno, Etienne Duquet spouse of Francoise Deno, Jean Francois Dumay as the spouse of Marie Joseph Deno, Francois Bourassa as having espoused of Marianne Deno; to Etienne Deno their guardian, for each their part and portion in the Inheritance of their deceased father and mother.

 

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7 May 1724

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Dividing of a location serving as a garden situated outside the Fort and a location in the Fort at LaPrairie between Deno’s and Francois Bourassa & Marianne Deno

 

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21 May 1724

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale by Pierre, Francois and Louis Gannie and Etienne Deno to Rene Bourassa of the tenth part of 60 feet of land of frontage and 25 feet deep at Laprairie de la Magdeleine fronting on the St Jacques River, by means of 22 Livres to each of the sellers.

 

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17 Jun 1725

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession to title and seigneural tax and rents of a land of 6 by 10 arpents of depth by the Jesuits to Francois Bourassa.

 

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29 Nov 1725

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession of a location outside the Fort of Laprairie de la Magdeleine of 124 toises in area by the Jesuits to Francois Bourassa of this place.

 

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23 Apr 1726

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Engagement of Francois Gervais of Laprairie de la Magdeleine to Francois Faber Sieur Duplessy, Nicolas Sarrazin and Rene Bourassa associates, for making the voyage to the Poste of the Bay. (Green Bay)

 

 

6 May 1726

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession to title and seigneural tax and rents of a land at the village of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, of a half arpent of frontage and 1 arpent of depth by the Jesuits to Rene Bourassa.

 

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17 Aug 1726

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale by Etienne Deno Detailly, Jean Francois Dumay and Marie Joseph Deno et al, to Francois Bourassa, of their rights in a banc [church bench?] which belonged to the deceased Jacques Deno, their father.

 

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23 Dec 1726

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of a banc [church bench] in the church of Laprairie de la Magdeleine by Messire Michel Poulin, pastor of the said parish, to Rene Bourassa of this place, absent, Marie Laplante accepting for her said spouse.

 

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15 Jun 1727

Raimbault

Obligation of Nicolas Sarrazin and Rene Bourassa to Jacques Gamelin

 

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22 Jan 1729

Adhemar, Jean Bte.  Mtl

Jette *   Where is it?  

M ct Antoine & M Cath Baret dit Courville

 

 

30 May 1729

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Distribution of immobile Goods of Marie Leber, widow in the first marriage of Francois Bourassa and in the second marriage to Pierre Herve of one part; and Rene, Francois and Antoine Bourassa and Marie Bourassa their children.

 

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14 Jun 1729

Joseph Charles Raimbault

Obligation of Rene Bourassa of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, to Charles Renaud Sieur du Buisson for 1000 Livres for a certificate, which the said Sieur creditor ceded or sold to him.

 

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9 Sep 1730

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of a location at Laprairie de la Magdeleine of one quarter of an arpent on 124 toises by Francois Bourassa and Marie Anne Deno his wife to Rene Bourassa his brother for 800 Livres.

 

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19 Nov 1730

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of an extension of 2 by 25 arpents at Laprairie de la Magdeleine by Louis Herve and Marie Anne Perra his wife, to Rene Bourassa of said place, by means of 130 Livres.

 

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29 Nov 1730

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Sale of a remaining piece of land at Laprairie de la Magdeleine by Etienne Duquet and Francoise Deno Detailly his wife, to Rene Bourassa and Marie Lerige his wife, by means of seigneural rights and 35 Livres in merchandise.

 

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2 Dec 1730

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Concession of an extension of land of 70 arpents in the seigneury of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, by the Jesuits to Rene Bourassa and Marie Lerige his wife.

 

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2 April 1731

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Antoine Bourassa son of the deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber, of Laprairie de la Magdeleine; and Marie Moquin daughter of the deceased Pierre Moquin and marie Bisaillon also of Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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26 May 1731

Guillet de Chaumont Mtl

Obligation by Charles Gonneville sieur de Rupallais merchant voyager and Rene Bourassa also merchant voyager, to Francois Monfort merchant for 6,814 Livres and 8 Sols for good merchandise sold and delivered last year at Michelimakinac.

 

 

9 Jun 1731

Guillet de Chaumont Mtl

Power of Attorney by Rene Bourassa merchant voyager living ordinarily at Laprairie de la Magdeleine being on his departure for Michilimakinac, to Francois Monfort, merchant of Ville Marie, for sending him the merchandise necessary for the trade at the aforesaid post.

 

 

14 Oct 1732

Guillaume Barette Mtl

Dividing of land at LaPrairie between Jacques Moquin, Antoine Bourassa & Marie Moquin and Pierre Brosseau & Jeanne Moquin

 

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22 Nov 1732

Adhemar

Sale of land at Ile de Montreal by Rene Bourassa to Jos. Lalonde and Nicolas Robillard.

 

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9 May 1733

Guillaume Barette Mtl

Sale of one-ninth part of an arpent and a half of land of frontage and 30 or 35 arpents of depth at Fontarabie by Jacques Charland to Antoine Bourassa of said place, by meaning of 80 Livres.

 

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7 Jun 1733

Guillaume Barette Mtl

Deal between Rene Bourassa of Laprairie de la Magdeleine and Jean Dupuy of said place; for the landscaping? of 7 arpents and a half of barren land in area, on a land at Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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12 Jun 1733

Guillet de Chaumont Mtl

Obligation by Rene Bourassa merchant voyager of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, to Francis Monfort & Company, for 25,144 Livres for merchandise sold for the voyage which he is prepared to make to Michilimakinac.

 

 

13 Jun 1733

Guillet de Chaumont Mtl

Power of attorney by Rene Bourassa, merchant voyager, living ordinarily at LaPrairie de la Magdeleine, to Francois Monfort, merchant of Ville Marie, for the sums to contact and receive payment of Mesieur Pierre Raimbault, and whoever are in his duty?

 

 

7 Jan 1735

Guillaume Barette  Mtl

Contract of marriage between Francois Bourassa, widow of Marianne Deno, son of deceased Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber of Laprairie de la Magdeleine; and Suzanne Lefeibvre, daughter of Pierre Lefeibvre and Marie Louise Brosseau of Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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22 Feb 1735

Gaudron de Chevremont

Mtl

Power of Attorney by Jacques Pinsonneau of Laprairie de la Magdeleine to Rene Bourassa voyager of the land of Upper Quebec, for lodging an appeal before the Superior Council of Quebec of a sentence rendered on last Feb 14.

 

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17 May 1735

Gaudron de Chevremont

Mtl

Engagement of Pierre Desrochers of St Francois to Rene Bourassa of LaPrairie de la Magdeleine for making the voyage to Lac Ouynipigon up there with some merchandise and to return in the year 1738.

 

 

20 May 1735

Lepailleur

Engagements – Joseph Charbonneau, Joseph Quartier, Jacques Lavallee, Baptiste Meloche, many, many….

 

 

21 May 1735

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Sale of a land of 75 arpents in area at Fontarabie by Pierre Pinsonno, son, guardian of the minor children; to Francois Bourassa, by means of the sum of 300 Livres.

 

 

29 May 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Augustin Foucher de la Pointe aux Trembles for M. Bourassa for Michilimakinac.

 

 

3 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Andre Mercil of Longueuil to M. Bourassa for making the voyage to Michilimakinac, assisting to go up there and return some canoes of Merchandise and to obey in all this which he will be lawfally and honestly commanded.

 

 

4 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Jacques Chaput of Assumption to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to Michilimakinac, assisting to go up there and return some canoes of Merchandise and to obey in all this which he will be lawfally and honestly commanded.

 

 

4 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Joseph Trottier, of Grondines, to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to the post of the Sea of the West, assisting to bring up there a canoe of merchandise, living there for 2 years, and returning by the following.

 

 

4 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Charles Clermont, of Grondines, to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to the post of the Sea of the West, assisting to bring up there a canoe of merchandise, living there for 2 years, and returning by the following.

 

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4 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Joseph LaCombe, of Trois Rivieres, to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to the post of the Sea of the West, assisting to go up there and return some canoes of Merchandise and to obey in all this which he will be lawfally and honestly commanded.

 

 

4 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Rene Hamelin, of Grondines, to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to the post of the Sea of the West, assisting to go up there and return some canoes of Merchandise and to obey in all this which he will be lawfally and honestly commanded.

 

 

5 Jun 1736

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Engagement of Pierre Champagne, of Longueuil, to Sieur Bourassa for making the voyage to the post of the Sea of the West, assisting to go up there and return some canoes of Merchandise and to obey in all this which he will be lawfally and honestly commanded.

 

 

20 May 1737

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Contract of Profession of Agnes Bourassa daughter of Rene Bourassa and the deceased Agnes Gagne, at the Filles Seculieres of the Congregation of Notre Dame de Montreal.

 

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18 Mar 1738

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Sale of a land of 60 arpents in area at Laprairie de la Magdeleine by Louis Herve of St Lambert to Rene Bourassa and Marie Lerige his wife, by means of 300 Livres.

 

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13 Jun 1738

Lepailleur

Obligation of Rene Bourassa merchant voyager and citizen of Laprairie to Francois Demers dit Monfort

 

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30 Mar 1740

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Exchange of land between Jacques Pinsono and Marie Bourassa his spouse, of one part; and Francois Pinsono their son, of the other part. The lands are situated the one at Fontarabie of 1 ½ by 25 arpents handed over to Francois Pinsono; and the other at St Raphael of 3 by 30 arpents turned over to Jacques Pinsono.

 

 

13 Jun 1740

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Judicial statement of a visit of a canoe of Claude and Francois Bizaillon, Pierre Brousseau and Antoine Bourassa, by Francois Mailhot and Monsieur Jean Bte Adhemar Notary; the aforesaid canoe before going to Philadelphia

 

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14 Mar 1741

Danre

Obligation of Rene Bourassa and Marie Catherine de Leriger to Francois Demers

 

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28 Mar 1741

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Concession by the Jesuits managing the affairs of Sault St Louis to Rene Bourassa, of an extension of land which he had a Ste Catherine, the said extension having 3 by 15 arpents.

 

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23 Jun 1741

Danre

Obligation of Rene Bourassa and Marie Catherine de Leriger to Francois Demers

 

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30 Mar 1742

Adhemar

Quitance of Antoine Bourassa of Laprairie to Jacques Moquin of Montreal their uncle and guardian.

 

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4 Nov 1743

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Sale of on seventh part of ¼ arpent of frontage on 25 arpents of depth at La Fourche, by Antoine Bourassa and Marie Catherine Moquin his wife, to Claude Bizaillon and Marguerite marie his wife, by means of 40 Livres.

 

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6 Dec 1743

Porlier, C. J.  Mtl

Motion for the construction of a barn of 60 feet long and 30 feet wide, with a stable abutted, at the seigneury of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, by Monsieur Francois Simmonnet notary of Ville Marie of one part; and Antoine Bourassa of the seigneury de Laprairie de la Magdeleine of the other part.

 

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12 Apr 1744

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Exchange of lands between Jacques Pinsono and Marie Bourassa his spouse, of one part; and Rene Pinsono their son of the other part. Jacques Pinsono ceded to his son a land of 3 x 30 arpents at St Raphael, and Rene Pinsono ceded to his father Jacques Pinsono a land of 3 x 30 at St Raphael.

 

 

12 Apr 1744

Guillaume Barette   Mtl

Engagement and donation by Joseph DeLalanne, master surgeon, widower of Charlotte Pinsonneau, to Jacques Pinsonneau and to Marie Bourassa his spouse, of one small daughter age of 12 years, born of the marriage of the said DeLalanne and of the the said deceased Charlotte Pinsonneau.

 

 

7 Jan 1745

Danre de Blanzy

Marr. Ct between Rene Bourassa and Anne Charlotte Chevalier

 

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24 Mar 1746

#73

Souste, Andre Mtl

1745 – 1769

Obligation by Mathurin Brochu, Master shoemaker of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, to Francois Bourassa, living at Fontarabie, for the sum of 45 Livres for balance from rent of a house situated at Laprairie de la Magdeleine.

 

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9 Jan 1748

#155

Souste, Andre Mtl

1745 – 1769

Contract of Marriage between Julien Piedalue dit Laprairie, son of Julien Pedalue and Francoise Aupris from Laprairie de la Magdeleine, and Felicite Bourassa, daughter of Francois Bourassa and Marianne Denaux from Laprairie de la Magdeleine, bearing a dowry of 600 Livres.

 

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12 Aug 1749

#250

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Distribution between the heirs of Francois Bisaillon of goods resulting from the aforesaid inheritance, made in the presence of Etienne Bisaillon, Claude Bisaillon, Jacques Moquin, Francis Antoine Moquin, Jean Moquin, Pierre Lefebvre and Marguerite Moquin his wife, Antoine Bourassa and Marie Moquin his wife.

 

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26 Dec 1749

#271

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Sale of a portion of land each resulting from the inheritance of the deceased Bisaillon, by Antoine Bourassa and Marie Moquin his wife, Pierre Lefebvre dit Michoville and Marguerite Moquin his wife, and Jean Moquin and Ursule Sansoucy his wife, and Joseph Normandin dit Deriziz (sic) of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, by means of the tax and rent and the sum of 80 Livres.

 

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20 May 1750

#333

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Sale of land of 3 Arpents of frontage and on the depth which its found to be, situated at the cote St Raphael, by Jacques Pinsonnaux dit Lafleur and Marie Bourassa his wife, from Laprairie de la Magdeleine; to Pascal Lafleur their son, by means of the sum of 30 Livres in addition to the tax and seigneurial rights.

 

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7 Feb 1751

#393

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Sale of a location situated at Laprairie de la Magdeleine, standing on the front of the road which goes to Sault St Louis by the rear to the St Laurence River, standing on one side to Pierre Dumais and on the other side to Dame widow Joseph Lefebvre; by Jacques Pinsonnaux dit Lafleur and Marie Bourassa his wife, to Joseph Meneson of St Lambert, in Laprairie de la Magdeleine; by means of the sum of 80 Livres in addition to the seigneurial rights.

 

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18 Sep 1751

#454

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Sale of a location situated at Laprairie de la Magdeleine, by Francois Bourassa and Nicolas Volan to name and as prosecutor of Rene Bourassa and Marie Catherine LeRige his wife, to Louise Suzanne Nolan widow of Charles Francois de Meziere, Chevalier de Provencher and Commandant of Fort of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, by means of the sum of 550 Livres and other considerations mentioned in the contract.

 

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3 Apr 1752

#487

Souste, Andre  Mtl

1745 – 1769

Retrocession (give back) by Jacques Pinsonneau dit Lafleur and Marie Bourassa his wife, to R.P. de St Pe, manager of the affairs of the Seigneury of Laprairie de la Magdeleine, of a land of 3 by 30 Arpents situated at St Raphael, in the aforesaid Seigneury.

 

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15 Nov 1752

Simonnet

Marr. Ct of Ignace Bourassa, commission merchant, of St Francois St Montreal, son of Rene and Leriger, and Marie Anne Huet age 22

 

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18 Feb 1754

Lalanne

Contract of marriage between Albert Bourassa age 23 and Marie Jeanne Brosseau age 20 at Laprairie

 

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14 Jun 1754

Adhemar

Engagement of Albert Bourassa as voyager to Pierre Leduc.

 

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11 Aug 1754

Insinuation de Prevoste

Marr. Ct between Charles Moras de Langlade and Charlotte Bourassa

 

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14 Oct 1754

Lalanne

Land sale at Laprairie by Bourassa’s; Francois, Marianne, Albert, Felicite and spouses to Jean Francois Demers.

 

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21 Nov 1754

Lalanne

Land sale at Fontarabie to Francois and Francois Modeste Bourassa accepting by their father Francois Bourassa.

 

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3 Jan 1755

Lalanne

Marr. Contract Marianne Bourassa age 22 and Joseph Piedaleu age 26

 

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27 Apr 1759

Danre

Sale of a house at Montreal on St Paul Street by Jean Leber de Senneville squire and Lt in the infantry and Catherine Gaultier de Laverandrye to Ignace Bourassa de Laronde of Montreal on St Paul St.

 

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9 Oct 1761

Panet

Sale of land near the town of Laprairie by Rene Bourassa, Bourgeois of Montreal, St Paul St, to Jean Francois Demers.

 

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17 Jan 1764

Grise dit Villefranche             Mtl

Inventory of goods of Felicite Bourassa and Julien Piedalu dit Prairie

 

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30 Jan 1766

Lalanne

Inventory of Goods by Antoine Bourassa, widow of Marie Moquin

 

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21 May 1772

Panet

Sale of land at Laprairie by Rene Bourassa, old bourgeois, of Montreal, to Ignace Bourassa of Montreal, his son.

 

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23 May 1772

Lalanne

Marr. Ct between Vital Bourassa of Fontarabie, son of Antoine Bourassa and Marie Moquin of Fontarabie ; and Marie Eber (Hebert) age 22 of Fontarabie, dau. Of Jacques Eber and Marie Landril.

 

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23 Nov 1772

Panet

Sale of house on St Paul St in Montreal by Ignace Bourassa & spouse Huet to Edouard Chinic of Montreal

 

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3 Dec 1772

Panet de Meru, P   Mtl

Sale of an location at Faubourg St Laurent, Montreal by Jacob Jordan to Ignace Bourassa, merchant, Montreal.

 

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12 Feb 1774

Lalanne

Marr. Ct between Francois Modeste Bourassa, widow of Marie Senecal, son of Francois Bourassa and of the late Marie Lefaivre of Fontarabie; and Marie Landri widow of Jacques Eber, dau of Germain Landril and deceased Cecile Foret, of LaPrairie

 

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23 Aug 1774

Panet de Meru, P   Mtl

Sale of land at Laprairie by Rene Bourassa of Faubourg St Laurent, Montreal to Alexis LeFrancois, habitant at LaPrairie.

 

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30 Apr 1776

Panet de Meru, P.  Mtl

Sale of a location at faubourg St Laurent near Montreal by Ignace Bourassa, merchant, to Philippe Lukesy of faubourg St Laurent.

 

 

3 Sep 1777

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Panet de Meru, P.  Mtl

Will of Rene Bourassa, ancient merchant and voyager, of foubourg St Laurent (died next year)

 

 

15 Sep 1778

Mezieres, P.    Mtl

Receipt carrying transfer of a sum of money, by Charles Langlade, squire and Charlotte Bourassa his spouse of Michillimakinac, to Ignace Bourassa, merchant, of faubourg St Laurent near Montreal.

 

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1 Mar 1779

Mezieres, P.  Mtl

Judicial statement of the sale of movable goods of the community of the deceased Ignace Bourassa, merchant. And Marianne Huet dit Dulude his wife of Montreal.

 

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1 Sep 1779

Aumasson de Courville, L.L. MTL

Will of Marie Catherine Durocher widow of Ignace LaRonde dit Bourassa of bourg St Pierre du Portage, previous spouse of Francois Thibaudeau.

 

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25 Oct 1779

Leguay, F.   Mtl

Sale of a house and land at Bourg L’Assumption by Catherine Durocher widow of Ignace LaRonde Bourassa , merchant, of faubourg St Laurent near Montreal, previous spouse of Francois Thobaudeau, merchant of bourg L’Assumption to George Mcbeath, merchant of Montreal, Notre Dame street.

 

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21 Oct 1780

Grise dit Villefranche, A.   Mtl

Marr, Ct between Albert Bourassa of the baronnie de Longueuil, parish of St Joseph de Chambly, widow of Marie Anne Paquet; and Marie Jonnot of the parish of St Joseph of Chambly, widow of Nicolas Bouvet.

 

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28 Jan 1783

Badeau, J.B.Trois Rivier

Profession of Faith of Marie Anne Apolline Bourassa (minor), Mother St Pierre, of the consent of Pierre Foretier, squire and commissioner of Peace of His Majesty, living at Montreal, Guardian of 4 enfant minors of the deceased Ignace Bourassa and Marie Anne Delude his spouse, at the Ursulines at Three Rivers.

 

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8 Nov 1784

Lalanne

Marr. Ct between Ignace Bourassa age 22, son of deceased Ignace Bourassa and deceased Marianne Huet, of Montreal; and Marie Catherine Caillier age 23, dau of Louis Caillier Biscornet, ancient Captain of Militia and Marianne Bisaillon.

 

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Obligation – Legal agreement or Commitment

Procuration – Power of Attorney or proxy

Process verbal – Judicial statement

Marche – Motion

Partage – Distribution, sharing or apportionment

Succession – Inheritance

Moyennant – Depending on, or by means of

 

Retrocession – to give back property rights

Toise – fathom – 78.7 inches

Marche – Deal

Observation – Determination

Quittance – Receipt

Bail - Lease

Declaration -