MSS-014-Practice Reading Baptism Records

Baptism-Marguerite Collet

Here is a baptism record from the parish of Châteauguay. See if you can read it well enough to answer the following questions; then check your answers.

1) When was Marguerite Collet baptized?

2) When was she born?

3) What was her father’s name and occupation?

4) In which parish did her parents reside?

5) What was her mother’s name?

6) Who was the godfather?

7) Who was the godmother?

8) Was the father present or absent?

9) Did the father know how to sign his name?

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