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OCONTO COUNTY
Wisconsin
FAMILIES and BIOGRAPHIES

.BOUCHER.

Dominique Ritchot


It would be useful to mention the datas are NOT related to Joseph BOUCHER, the Wisconsin voyageur, married to Charlotte (Mandan Indian slave married 1807 as found in the Grignon Business Papers at La Baye, Brown County)

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General information on the Boucher and related surnames intended to help in making connections to the many family branches.

The following datas refer to Lucie Eby's query on the BOUCHER page:

Drouin's Repertoire des mariages
Canadien-Francais, vo. 7, p. 3689 :

BOUCHER, Thomas (Louis & Elisabeth BACK)
m. 24 Apr. 1871 Percé (Gaspé co.) Québec
CARON, Sarah (Francois-Xavier & Anne McKune / McKeown)

BOUCHER, Louis (Louis & Felicite BOUCHARD)
m. 22 Nov. 1825 Percé
BACK, Elisabeth (John & ... AYRE)

BOUCHER, Louis (Francois & M-Josephe TERMBLAY)
m. 10 Jan. 1797 Notre-Dame, Quebec
BOUCHARD, Felicite (Michel & Marguerite CHAUVAUX)

BOUCHER, Francois (Francois & Marie-Anne MARTEL)
m. 12 Feb. 1759 Ile-aux-Coudres, Charlevoix co., Quebec
TREMBLAY, Marie-Josephe (Francois & M-Josephe BOUCHARD)

BOUCHER, Francois (Pierre & Madeleine DANCAUSSE)
m. 10 Oct. 1727 Charlesbourg
MARTEL, Marie-Anne (Honoré & Marguerite LAMIREAU) widow Thomas FERRET

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Ref : Tanguay, Cyprien, Dictionnaire Genealogique des Canadien-Francais,
Vol. II, p. 390 :

Joseph-Marie BOUCHER (Philippe & Marie DIONNE) born & baptised 1 Aug. 1752
Riviere-Ouelle
married 27 Feb. 1775 Riviere-Ouelle
Marie-Therese LEVESQUE (Joseph & Marie COTE) born & baptised 3 Mar. 1755 Riviere-Ouelle. She did NOT remarry Joseph Jeanbard in 1778. (correction)

Children :

1. Joseph bpt. 26 Jan 1776 Riviere-Ouelle, bur. 04 Apr. 1780 id ;
2. M-Madeleine bpt. 25 Sept 1777 Rivere-Ouelle, bur. 15 Oct. 1777 id ;
3. Isidore bpt. 21 Dec. 1778 Riviere-Ouelle, m. 27 Jul. 1801 Riviere-Ouelle
: Elisabeth  Morel-LaDurantaye ;
4. Pascal bpt. 14 Apr. 1781 Riviere-Ouelle, m. 25 Jan. 1808 La Pocatiere :
Marie-Anne St-Pierre ;
5. Marie-Therese bpt. 18 Jul. 1783 La Pocatiere ;
6. Charlotte bpt. 22 Feb. 1786 La Pocatiere ;
7. Julie bpt. 30 Nov. 1787 La Pocatiere ;
9. Michel bpt. 17 Jul. 1790 La Pocatiere ;
10. Joseph bpt. 11 Jun. 1792 La Pocatiere, m. 10 Apr. 1815 Riviere-du-Loup
(St-Patrice) : Theotiste CHARRON ;
11. Andre bpt. 29 Nov. 1796 Riviere-Ouelle

2. Joseph BOUCHER (Joseph-Marie & Marie-Therese Levesque)
married 10 Apr. 1815 Riviere-du-Loup (St-Patrice)
Theotiste CHARRON

The couple settled in Riviere-du-Loup. He is NOT Joseph Boucher, the
Wisconsin voyageur.

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Ref : Tanguay, Cyprien, Dictionnaire Genealogique des Canadien-Francais,
Vol. II, p. 386

1. Joseph-Marie BOUCHER (Pierre & Madeleine Caron)  born and baptised 11
March 1732 at La Pocatiere. (correction)
m. by contract (J. Dionne, notary) 2 Nov. 1756
Marie-Louise (aka Louise-Geneviève) LEVESQUE (Joachim  & Marie-Anne
BOUCHARD)
born and baptised 28 May 1739 at Rivière-Ouelle, died 10 Sept. 1773 at Berthier, Berthier co. (burial 11 Sept. at Ste-Genevieve parish church).

Joseph-Marie had his two first children in Riviere-Ouelle, before moving his family to Riviere-des-Praires (1760), Montreal (1763) where he baptised four
children and then to Berthier (1771) where he had his last two children. Joseph-Marie remarried to Agathe MANDEVILLE 19 Aug. 1782 at Lanoraie
(St.Joseph parish church), L'Assomption co. (a parish close to Berthier). He remarried third to Marie-Anne CHARRON dit DUCHARME 10 Feb. 1784 at Ste-Genevieve de Berthier. Joseph-Marie BOUCHER died 7 Aprl. (burial 9 Aprl.) 1786 at Berthier.

Many of Joseph's sons were employed as voyageurs.

Children :

1. Pierre b. c. 1757, m. Unknown Indian Woman, had a son baptised at
Berthier 23 Dec. 1826, whereabouts unknown after that date ;
2. Euphrosine b. 7 Jan. 1758 Riviere-Ouelle, m. 2 Feb. 1784 Berthier : Louis
Durand ;
3. Joseph-Marie BOUCHER Jr b. 9 Feb. 1760 Riviere-des-Prairies (Ile-de-Mtl),
m. 14 Jan. 1783 Sorel : Marie-Josephte Chevalier dit Perigord ;
4. Jean-Marie b. 22 Jan. 1763 Montreal, died 28 May 1821 Berthier, m. 24
Oct. 1796 to Genevieve LAVALLEE, had a son from an unknown woman baptised at
Ste-Geneviève de Berthier 14 March 1787 ;
5. Jean-Baptiste b. 30 Jul. 1764 Montreal, m. 4 Jul 1796 Berthier :
Elisabeth AURE dit GUERARD ;
6. Henri-Marie b. 13 Nov. 1766 Montreal, m. 21 Nov. 1803 Berthier : Rose
AURE dit GUERARD, settled in Ste-Elisabeth (Joliette co.) Quebec ;
7. Jean-Francois b. 31 Jan. 1768 Montreal, m. 9 Jan. 1804 Berthier :
Catherine  AURE dit GUERARD, settled in Ste-Elisabeth (Joliette co.) Quebec
;.
8. Marie-Josephte b. 29 Mar. 1771 Berthier, m. 28 Jan. 1799 Berthier :
Joseph JOLY ;
9. Stilborn child b. & bur. 9 Sept. 1773 Berthier

2. Joseph-Marie BOUCHER Jr (Joseph & M-Louise-Genevieve Levesque)
married 14 Jan. 1782 at St-Pierre de Sorel
to Marie-Josephte CHEVALIER (aka DUFIOU) dit PERIGORD (Joseph & Catherine
BEAUGRAND).

Children :

1. Marie-Josephte bpt. 5 Dec. 1782 Berthier, m. 5 Mar. 1810 Sorel : Francois
Cormier ;
2. Geneviève bpt. 27 Jan. 1784 Berthier, m. 15 Feb. 1808 : Pierre Cormier ;
3. Pierre bpt. 03 Sept. 1785 Berthier (Ste-Genevieve), m.  2 Aug. 1811 Sorel
: Marie Rondeau ;
4. Adelaide-Catherine bpt. 28 Mar. 1789 Sorel, m. 30 Jan. 1809 Sorel :
Jean-Baptiste Paul-Hus ;
5. Marguerite bpt. 20 Nov. 1792 Sorel, m. 7 Jan. 1811 Sorel : Charles
Paul-Hus ;
6. Marie-Louise bpt. 20 Jul. 1794 Sorel, m. 14 Feb. 1814 Sorel : Antoine
Paul-Hul ;

Marie-Josephte CHEVELIER dit PERIGORD was buried 29 Aug. 1808 (aged 40 years) at St-Pierre de  Sorel. Joseph BOUCHER was buried 30 Jul 1821 at
St-Pierre de  Sorel (at aged 60), which confirms he is NOT Joseph Boucher, married to Charlotte Mandane, the Wisconsin voyageur.
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Paul BOUCHER, son of Joseph Boucher and an Indian mother, baptized at Mackinac on 8 Aug. 1787 (born c. 1776, he was about 11 years when baptised).
His lineage and possible relation to Joseph BOUCHER, married to Charlotte Mandane, has yet to be determined.
 



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