1819 Oka, L'Annonciation de la Bienheureuse Vierge Marie (Quebec Vital And Church Records, Drouin Collection) 1819, marriage of Joseph Turpin and Marie Angelique Makwa Le vingt deux fevrier mil huit cent dix neuf apres la publication de trois bans aux masses paroissiales de la Paroisse St. Benoit et de cette mission, n'etant survenn ni empechement ni opposition, J'ai donne la benediction nuptiale a Joseph Turpin, voyageur, de la paroisse St. Benoit et a Marie Angelique Makwa du lac des Esclaves residente en cette mission, apres ?avoir recu? leur mutuel consentement en presence de Joseph et Basile Turpin pere et frere de l'epoux, et d'Antoine Ranger son beau frere, qui ainai que les epoux ont declare ne savoir signer. Les susdits epoux ayent eu avant leur mariage deux filles batisees le vingt sept septembre dernier savoir Cecile agee de quatre ans et [Catherine] nee le vingt cinq novembre mil huit cent dix sept, Je les ai legitimees dans la ceremonie du mariage en presence des susdite temoins. Mallard, ptre. 22 February 1819 after the publication of three bans at the parochial masses of the parish of St. Benoit and of this Mission, [having found] no impediments nor oppositions, I [gave] the nuptial blessing to Joseph Turpin, fur trader, of the parish of St. Benoit, and to Marie Angelique Makwa of the lake of Slaves, resident of this mission after having received their mutual consent in presence of Joseph and Basile Turpin father and brother of the groom, and Antoine Ranger his brother-in-law, [as] the spouses have declared that they could not sign. The aforesaid couple having had before their marriage two daughters baptized September 27 last Cecile four years old and Catherine born 25 November 1817. I have legitimized the marriage ceremony in the presence of the aforesaid witnesses. Mallard, priest. Basile Turpin and Antoine Ranger are the uncles of Cecile/Cecilia Turpin Kilcool Robinette who is the mother of Jane Kilcool Robert Coursolle. Cecile and Jane came to what became Minnesota in the 1830s or 1840s. Joseph Turpin and Ursule Doaust -> Joseph Turpin and Angelique Makwa -> Cecilia Turpin and Michael Kilcool -> Jane Kilcool and Joseph Coursolle -> Irene Coursolle and Norman Sheppard -> Allan Sheppard and Elizabeth Goodwin -> Alice Sheppard and James Dennis -> James Dennis and Marvel Ohmann -> Sandy Dennis - FamilyImages