This was the first generation that Loiselle-dit-Sinotte was used. “Dit” names are explained here.
Toussaint Loiselle was born 25 Aug 1725, the son of Jean-Baptiste Loiselle and Marie-Anne Beaudry.
He was the fifth child of 13 children. His godparents were Pierre Vaudry and Therese Loesel.
Therese Loesel may be his aunt, his fathers youngest sister, who wasnt married until 1728. Pierre Vaudry may be son of Francois Vaudry and Marie Brouilet. Pierre Vaudry wasn’t married until 1727 in Pointe-aux-Trembles. His sister Angelique Vaudrywas wife of Joseph Senet m 1733 in Pointe-aux-Trembles. And it may be their child Joseph Senet that was god father for Toussaint’s youngest son Joseph Loisel-Sinot.
Toussaint moved to St-Charles, QC in 1751, on land that was conceded from his uncle, Jean-Baptiste Beaudry.
He married Marie-Anne Hogue in 1752 in St-Charles, QC. Attending as witnesses at their wedding were Marie-Anne’s father, Jean-Baptiste Hogue, and her uncle, Francois Hogue.
Together they had 6 children over 9 years in St-Charles. In March 1770, he bought another piece of property in Beloeil (annexed to St-Marc in 1860) that had cultivated land, a house and farm buildings. This property is still in the Loiselle family. It was passed down through Toussaint’s oldest son Toussaint.
Toussaint (senior) died in 1772 at the age of 47 in St-Charles, QC after 20 years of marriage when his youngest son Joseph was only 6 years old. He was buried in St-Charles, QC. Burial records indicates name TOUSSAINT LOISEL SINOT, age 45.
His wife Marie-Anne Hogue did remarry, but not until 12 years later in 1784 to Amable Benoit and all her six children were married.
The Family of Toussaint Loiselle and Marie-Anne Hogue
1. Toussaint5 Loiselle (Jean-Baptiste4, Joseph3, Louis2 Loisel/Loysel, Louis1) was born 25 Aug 1725 in Pointe-aux-Trembles, QC, and died 20 Jun 1772 in St. Charles, Rouville Co., QC. He married Marie-Anne Hogue 24 Jan 1752 in St. Charles-sur-Richelieu, QC, daughter of Jean-Baptiste Hogue and Marie-Marguerite Brassault. She was born 06 Apr 1735 in Riviere Des Prairies, QC, and died 05 Aug 1806 in St. Marc, QC.
Children of Toussaint Loiselle and Marie-Anne Hogue are:
i. Toussaint6 Loiselle, b. 02 Nov 1752, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; d. Bet. 1799 – 09 Aug 1802, < Beloeil, QC >; m. Marie-Josephte Tetreault, 26 Sep 1774, St. Charles, Rouville Co., QC; b. 12 Feb 1758, St. Charles, QC; d. Bet. 1804 – 1852, QC.
ii. Marie-Anne Loiselle, b. 19 Mar 1754, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; d. 06 Mar 1793, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; m. Joseph Marie Janot-Lachapelle, 27 Sep 1773, St. Charles, Rouville Co., QC; b. 25 Nov 1753, St. Charles, QC; d. 16 Jan 1833, St. Marc, QC.
iii. Jean-Baptiste Loiselle, b. 23 Aug 1755, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; m. M-Louise Ducharme-Tetreault, 29 Sep 1783, St. Charles-sur-le Richelieu, QC; b. Abt. 1766, QC; d. 16 Jan 1845, St. Marc, QC.
iv. Prudent-Marc Loisel-Sinot, b. 24 Apr 1757, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; d. 21 Mar 1826, Marieville, QC; m. Marie-Louise Tetreault, 09 Jul 1776, St. Charles, Rouville Co., QC; b. 24 Aug 1760, St-Charles, St-Hyacinthe, QC; d. 12 Dec 1809, St-Charles-sur-Richelieu, QC.
v. Pierre-Toussaint Loiselle, b. 24 Feb 1759, St. Charles-sur-le-Richelieu, QC; d. 18 Mar 1824, Saint-Marc-sur-Richelieu, QC; m. Marie-Genevieve Deslandes-Champigny, 26 Jan 1778, St. Antoine sur Richelieu, QC; b. 23 Aug 1760, St. Antoine-Sur-Richelieu, QC; d. 14 Oct 1816, St. Marc, QC.
vi. Joseph Loiselle-Sinot, b. 27 Feb 1761, St. Charles-sur-Richelieu, QC; d. 21 Jul 1795, St. Marc-sur-Richelieu, QC; m. Judith Gosselin, 08 Jul 1782, Vercheres, QC; b. Feb 1760, Vercheres, QC; d. Aft. 1800, QC.