Antoine Dionne
The Dionne of America's ancestor

Antoine Dionne and his spouse, Catherine Ivory, arrived in Nouvelle-France around 1662 with their first child, André. They established in the Île d’Orléans. The first land where our ancestors lived is situated at 2242, Chemin Royal, in St-Pierre, Île d’Orléans.This land is identified by a panel on your right, if you drive east.

From the union of Antoine and Catherine were born 12 children; six of them died young. Here are these children, presented in the chronologic order of their birth:

André,   born around 1661 in France
Died in November 1664, Île d’Orléans
Buried November 28, 1664, Château-Richer

Anne,  born on July 27, 1665, Île d’Orléans
Married on April 25, 1679, Île d’Orléans, with Bernard Laisné said Laliberté, son of late Gilles and late Luce Léonard,
Died on October 11, 1725, St-Jean, Île d’Orléans
Buried on October 12, 1725, Île d’Orléans.

Marie-Madeleine, born on December 14, 1667, Île d’Orléans
Married on November 20, 1691, in Québec, with Charles LeNormand, son of Jean and Anne LeLaboureur,
Died on December 10, 1702,
Buried the same day, Québec

Antoine,  born on February 20, 1669, Île d’Orléans
Died before 1681 (his name does not appear in the 1681 census)

Jean,   born on March 8, 1670, Île d’Orléans
Married on August 2, 1694, in Château-Richer, with Marie-Charlotte Mignault, daughter of Jean and Louise Cloutier.
Died on August 17, 1752, La Pocatière
Buried the same day in La Pocatière

Marie,  Born on March 6, 1672, Île d’Orléans
Died before 1681 (her name does not appear in the 1681 census)

Marie,  born on April 22, 1674, Île d’Orléans, 
Married on November 9, 1694, Île d’Orléans, with Pierre Benoît said Abel, son of Abel and Marthe Pointel.
Died on February 10, 1736, in Deschambeault, Portneuf Ct.

Anne,  born on September 13, 1676, Île d’Orléans,
Married on August 19, 1697, Île d’Orléans, with Barthélémi Gobeil, son of Jean and Jeanne Guyet.
Died on May 6, 1737, St-Jean, Île d’Orléans
Buried the same day in St-Jean.

Marguerite,  born on September 5, 1678, Île d’Orléans,
Died on September 18, 1678 in Ste-Famille, Île d’Orléans
Buried on September 19, 1678, Ste-Famille.

Catherine,  born on March 29, 1680, Île d’Orléans,
Died on April 10, 1680, in Ste-Famille, Île d’Orléans
Buried the same day in Ste-Famille.

Catherine,  born on April 23, 1681, Île d’Orléans,
Died on February 7, 1683, Ste-Famille, Île d’Orléans
Buried the same day in Ste-Famille.

Catherine,  born on August 11, 1683, Ste-Famille, Île d’Orléans,
Married on May 30, 1702, Ste-Famille, with Joseph Michaud, son of Pierre and Marie Ancelin.
Unknown dates of decease and bury.

                            *******************************************

 

 
 

A one and only boy did perpetuate the name of Dionne: it is Jean, the fifth child of the family. On August 2nd, 1694, he got married in Château-Richer, east of Québec, with Marie-Charlotte Mignault, daughter of Jean Mignault and Louise Cloutier. From this marriage nine (9) children were born whose boys, Jean-Baptiste, Augustin, Joseph and Antoine perpetuated the lineage of the Dionnes in America.

Jean-Baptiste (born on March 5, 1700, Île d’Orléans) married Marie- Madeleine Michaud, daughter of Pierre Michaud and Marie-Madeleine Cadieux, around 1726, in Kamouraska.

Augustin (born on September 26, 1702, Rivière-Ouelle) married Marie Paradis, daughter of Guillaume Paradis and Jeanne-Catherine Hudon on September 2nd, 1726, in St-Pierre, Île d’Orléans. He married his second wife, Marie-Angélique Moreau, daughter of Jean-Baptiste Moreau and Marie-Anne Rodrigue, on March 1st, 1729, in Kamouraska. He married on the third time Geneviève Autin, daughter of François Autin and Marie Boucher, on April 26, 1756, according to the contract with the notary public Joseph Dionne. And finally, he married Marie-Madeleine Marinier, daughter of Sébastien Marinier and Marie Lemoine, on January 7, 1771, in Rivière-Ouelle, Kamouraska Ct.

Joseph (born in 1705, Rivière-Ouelle) married Madeleine Meneux, daughter of Joseph Meneux and Marie-Anne Lizotte, on July 11, 1729, in La Pocatière.

Antoine (born in January 3rd, 1707, Rivière-Ouelle) married first Marie-Anne Lizotte (his brother’s mother-in-law?), daughter of Joseph Lizotte and Françoise Dancause, on June 21, 1734, in Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière. And he married secondly Exupérie Trottier de la Boissonnière, daughter of Noël de la Boissonnière and Marie-Thérèse Fafard, on October 4, 1768, in Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière.

 

 
 

Antoine Dionne and Catherine Ivory's family
(children and grandchildren)

- 1. André: Born around 1661 in France, deceased in Ile d'Orléans, at age 3. Buried November 28, 1664, in Château-Richer

 
*************************************
- 2. Anne: Born on July 27, 1665, in Quebec, baptized on August 3rd 1665, deceased on 11th and buried on 12th of October 1728 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on April 25th 1679 with Bernard Laisné at the Ile d'Orléans.
- 2.1 Anonyme: Undetermined sex, born, undulated, deceased and buried on April 11th 1681 in St-Jean, I.O. (twin of 2.2)
- 2.2 Anonyme: Undetermined sex, born, undulated, deceased and buried on    April 11th, 1681 in St-Jean, I.O. (twin of 2.1)
- 2.3 Jacques: Born on May 27th 1682, baptized on May 28th in Ste-Famille, I.O. Deceased on November 29th 1702, buried the day after in St-Jean, I.O. (he was 20 years and 6 months old).
2.4 Marie-Madeleine: Born on August 17th, baptized on 18th 1684 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
Married on January 1st 1704 with François Arrivé, in St-François, I.O. They will have 11 children.
2.5 Simon: Born on April 18th, baptized 19th 1689 in St-Jean, I.O. Buried on August 13th 1689 (2 years old).
2.6 Pierre: Born on August 16th, baptized 17th 1689.
Married on January 30th 1720 with Marguerite Plante in St-Jean, I.O. they will have 6 children.
2.7 Jean: Baptized on October 13th, 1691 in St-Jean, I.O.
2.8 Marie-Anne: Baptized on February 16th, 1694.
Married around 1709 with Maurice Arrivé in St-Jean, I.O. (6 children).
2.9 Charles: Born on May 31st, 1696, baptized on next June 2nd.
Married on November 18th, 1720 with Marie-Jeanne Mingou in Québec.
They will have 6 children.
2.10 Geneviève: Born and baptized on June 8th 1698 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on April 9th 1720 with Jacques La,mothe in Québec. (5 children).
2.11 Marie-Isabelle: Born on February 17th 1701 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on April 12th 1722, with Nicolas DaSylva in Québec. (11 children).
2.12 Marie-Ursule: Born on March 13th, baptized the day after in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on January 7th, 1728 with Jean-Baptiste Brosseau, in Québec.
2.13 Marie-Agathe: Baptized on January 27th, 1706 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on August 18th, 1729 with Pierre Tareau in Québec (1 child).
2.14 François: Born on 5th, baptized on 6th of October 1707 in St-Jean, I.O.
Buried on December 7th 1707 in St-Jean (2 months).
2.15 Anne (Jeanne): Baptized on Juky 5th 1711 in St-Jean, I.O.

 
*************************************
3. Marie-Madeleine:  Born on December 14th 1667 in Ile d'Orléans. Deceased on December 10th 1702 in Québec.
Married on November 20th 1691 with Charles LeNormand in Québec.
3.1 Marie-Élisabeth: Born and baptized on October 30th, 1692 in Québec.
Married on January 7th 1710 with Jean-Baptiste Joseph Genaple,Sieur de Bellefond, in Québec (5 children).
3.2 Charles: Born on 25th, baptized on 26th of September 1694 in Québec.
Married on June 13th 1718 with Catherine-Françoise Boutin in l'Ancienne-Lorette (7 children).
3.3 Antoine: Born and baptized on August 27th 1696 in Québec. Deceased on February 24th 1715 in the hospital Hôtel-Dieu de Québec (18 years old).
3.4 Marie-Madeleine: Born and baptized on February 2nd 1699 in Québec.
 Married on October 21st 1719 with René-Charles LePailleur, Sieur de Voisy, in Québec (6 children).
3.5 Marie-Louise: Born and baptized on September 10th 1701 in Québec.
She was deceased before the 1716 census.

 
*************************************
4. Antoine: Born on February 20th 1669 in Ile d'Orléans. Deceased before the1681 census.

 
*************************************
5. Jean: Born on March 8th 1670 in Ile d'Orléans. Deceased on the 17th, buried on the 18th of August 1752 in La Pocatière.
Married on August 2nd 1694 with Marie-Charlotte Mignault in Château-Richer.
5.1 Louis: Born and baptized on August 15th 1695 in Ste-Famille, I.O. Deceased and buried on August 29th 1695 in Ste-Famille (2 weeks old).
5.2 Jean: Born on 18th, baptized on 19 of august 1696 in Ste-Famille, I.O. Buried on September 5th 1696 in Ste-Famille (17 days old).
5.3 Marie:  Born on 7th, baptized on 8th of September 1697 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
First married around 1715 with François Michaud in Kamouraska. Secondly married on July 4th 1729 with Philippe Boucher in La Pocatière.
5.4 Jean-Baptiste: Born and baptized on March 5th 1700 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
Married around 1726 with Marie-Madeleine Michaud in Kamouraska. (9 children).
5.5 Augustin: Born and baptized on September 26th 1702 in Rivière-Ouelle.
First marriage on September 2nd 1726 with Marie Paradis in St-Pierre, I.O. (1 child).
Second marriage on March 1st 1729 with Marie Moreau (widow of Jean Guy) in Kamouraska (11 children).
Third marriage on April 26th 1756 with Geneviève Autin according a contract from Joseph Dionne, notary public.
Fourth marriage on January 1771 with Madeleine Marinier in Rivière-Ouelle.
5.6 Geneviève: Born in 1704 in Rivière-Ouelle. Deceased on June 26th 1770 in Ste-Anne de La Pocatière.
5.7 Joseph: Born in 1705 in Rivière-Ouelle.
Married on July 11th 1729 with Madeleine Meneux in La Pocatière (14 children).
5.8 Antoine: Born on 3rd, baptized on 16th of January 1707 in Rivière-Ouelle.
Married on June 21st 1734 with Marie-Anne Lizotte in La Pocatière (9 children).
Second marriage on October 4th 1768 with Exupérie Trottierde la Boissonnière in La Pocatière.
5.9 Anne: Born on 11th, baptized on 21st of July 1709 in Rivière-Ouelle.
Married on October 27th 1726 with Jean-François Moreau (2 children).
Second marriage on June 6th 1763 with Pierre Morin in La Pocatière.

 
*************************************
6. Marie:  Born on March 6th 1672 in l'Ile d'Orléans. Deceased before the 1681 census.

 
*************************************
7. Marie:  Born on April 22nd 1674 in Île d'Orléans, deceased on February 10th 1736 in Deschambault.
 Married on November 9th 1694 with Pierre Abel Benoit in Ste-Famille,
7.1 Marie-Anne: Marie-Anne: born on 26th, baptized on 27th of July 1695 in Ste-Famille,
Married on November 11th 1715 with Jean Sylvestre in Deschambault.
7.2 Marie-Angélique: Born on 23rd, baptized on 26th of January 1697 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
Married on July 27th 1723 with Joseph Biron in Deschambault.
7.3 Marguerite: Born on 29th, baptized on 30th of June 1699 in Ste-Famille,
Married on September 23rd 1720 with Louis Chaillé in Deschambault.  (5 children).
7.4 Geneviève: Born on 29th, baptized on 30th of June 1701 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
 Married on October 30th 1724 with Jean-Baptiste Perron in Deschambault (4 children).
7.5 Marie-Angélique: Born on 7th, baptized on 8th of June 1704 in Ste-Famille.
Married on July 22nd 1725 with Jean DeNevers in Deschambault (3 children).
7.6 Marie-Josèphe Born and baptized on April 10th 1707 in Cap-Santé.
Married on November 14th 1729 with Jean Chaillé in Deschambault.
7.7 Marie-Louise: Born on 7th, baptized on 10th of March 1709 in Cap-Santé.
Married on February 6th 1730 with Ignace Constantineau in Neuville.
7.8 Elisabeth-Ursule: Born on 15th, baptized on 23rd of January 1711 in Cap-Santé.
Married on July 11th 1729 with Claude Nault in Deschambault.
7.9 Marie-Catherine: Born on March 26th 1713, baptized on next April 9th in Deschambault.
7.10 Jean-François: Born and baptized on May 4th 1715 in Deschambault.

 
*************************************
8. Anne:  Born on September 13th 1676 in Île d'Orléans, deceased and buried on May 6th 1737 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on August 19th 1697 with Barthélémi Gobeil in Île d'Orléans.
8.1 Marie-Catherine: Baptized on May 29th 1698 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on November 22nd 1717 with Michel Gosselin in St-Jean (5 children)
8.2 Geneviève: Born and baptized on April 21st 1700 in St-Jean, I.O. Deceased and buried on July 31st 1707 in St-Jean (7 years old).
8.3 Marguerite: Born on 2nd, baptized on 3rd of May 1702 in Ste-Famille, I.O.
Married in March or April 1723 with Georges Dumas in St-Jean, I.O.
8.4 Barthélémi: Baptized on July 25th 1705 in St-Jean, I.O.
Married on November 17th 1727 with Marguerite Thibierge in St-Jean.
8.5 Jean-François: Born and baptized on September 23rd 1707 in St-Jean, I.O.
8.6 Joseph-Laurent: Born on 2nd, baptized on 5th of February 1711 in St-Jean, I.O.
8.7 Pierre: Born and baptized on October 14th 1714 in St-Jean, I.O. (twin of 8.8)
8.8 Antoine: Born and baptized on October 14th 1714 in St-Jean (twin of 8.7).
8.9 Catherine: Born and baptized on May 25th 1719 in St-Jean, I.O.

 
*************************************
9.  Marguerite: Born on September 5th 1678 in île d'Orléans. Deceased on 18th, buried on 19th of September 1678 in Ste-Famille, I.O. (13 days old).

 
*************************************
10. Catherine: Born on March 29th 1680 in Île d'Orléans. Deceased and buried on April 10th 1680 in Ste-Famille, I.O. (12 days old).

 
*************************************
11. Catherine: Born on April 23rd 1681 in Île d'Orléans. Deceased on February 1683 in Ste-Famille, I.O. (2 years and 10 months old).

 
*************************************
12.Catherine: Born on August 11th 1683 in Ste-Famille, I.O. Deceased before 1717 in Kamouraska.
Married on May 30th 1702 with Joseph Michaud in Ste-Famille.
12.1 Antoine:  In 1703 or 1704. Married on May 30th 1729 with Madeleine Cordeau in Kamouraska.
12.2  Joseph: Born on 3rd, baptized on 10th of March 1706 in Rivière-Ouelle.
12.3  Jérôme: Born on January 25th 1708 in Rivière-Ouelle, baptized the next 4th of March in R.O. Deceased on 5th, buried on 6th of July 1730 in St-Vallier of Kamouraska. Drowned in Boyer river (22 years old).
12.4 Marie: Born on September 25th 1709 in Rivière-Ouelle, baptized on the next 7th of October in R.O.