Marie Olivier <I>Manitouabeouich (dit, Sylvestre)</I> Prevost

Marie Olivier Manitouabeouich (dit, Sylvestre) Prevost

Death 10 Sep 1665 (aged 39–40)
Burial Quebec, Capitale-Nationale Region, Quebec, Canada
Plot Côte de la Montagne Cemetery, Downtown Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Memorial ID 9562398 · View Source
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Abenaki Native American Indian Maiden.The Daughter of Abenaki Fur Trader and Scout Roch Manitouabewich and Outchibabanoukoueou of the Abenakis.Marie was given to the care of Olivier LeTardiff in gratitude and great respect for a bountiful hunting season. Tardiff inturn, provided Marie with a home and education to have her be instructed in the French manner by the Ursuline Nuns. She was the first of her people to enter into the Sacrament of Marriage with a French man Martin Prevost(who was a Storekeeper Clerk of the Company of the One hundredth Associates) with the blessings of the Church on November 3rd, 1644. She lived some 41 years dieing at Quebec,City.

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  • Created by: NyFrancoAmerican
  • Added: 6 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9562398
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marie Olivier Manitouabeouich (dit, Sylvestre) Prevost (1625–10 Sep 1665), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9562398, citing Quebec City Catholic Cemetery, Quebec, Capitale-Nationale Region, Quebec, Canada ; Maintained by NyFrancoAmerican (contributor 46522268) .