Updated 19-May-2014                        
By correlating test results and paternal pedigrees, project members can identify their genetic heritage and related families.   Click here to find out how to use the Patriarchs Page or how to contact a pedigree provider.
 
Send your pedigrees for this surname by email to the Project Administrator.  Click the link "Pedigrees" above for instructions.
       
William Forester (b. ca. 1758; d. 1842; m. Janet McKie)                      
  Alexander Forester (b. 1800; m. Susannah Foglesong)                      
    Lewis Clark Forester (b. 1825; m. Catherine Maria Wolford)                    
      George Washington Forester (b. 1852; m. Jeannette Evaline Morehead)                  
        George Walter Forester (b. 1879; m. Dora Etta Lewman) (FTDNA B8093)                
                                                     
Noel Forestier (m.1638, St-Remy, Dieppe, Normandie, France to Marie Marthe Golle)                
  Antoine Fortier (b. 1644, France?; d. 1707, Papinachois, Saguenay Co., PQ; m. Marie Magdeleine Cadieu)            
    Antoine Fortier (b. 1680, St-Laurent, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ; d. 1749, (St-Jean, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ)?; m. Marie Magdeleine Noel)      
      Claude Marie Fortier (b. ca. 1721, (St-Jean, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ)?; d. 1802, (Lanoraie, Berthier Co., PQ)?; m. Marie Angelique Fontaine)    
        Augustin Fortier (b. 1751, (St-Jean, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ)?; d. 1802, (St-Ours, Richelieu Co., PQ)?; m. Marie Elizabeth Ethier)      
          Augustin Fortier (b. 1785, St-Ours, Richelieu Co., PQ; d. ?; m. Marie Josephte Dufault)              
            Francois Xavier Fortier (b. 1814, St-Ours, Richelieu Co., PQ; d. 1900, Prescott, Grenville Co., ON; m. Louisa Wilson)        
              Michael Augustus Fortier (b. 1846, Prescott, Grenville Co., ON; d. 1926, Brockville, Leeds Co., ON; m. Mary Jane McKeon)      
                Francis James Fortier (b. 1873, Prescott, Grenville Co., ON; d. 1945, Orangetown, NY; m. Virginia Kemper Hamner) (FTDNA N23792)  
    Pierre Noel Fortier (b. 1686, St-Laurent, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ; d. 1731, (St-Laurent, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ)?; m. Marie Anne Leclerc)    
      Louis Fortier (b. 1724, St-Laurent, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ; d. 1790, (St-Charles, Bellechasse Co., PQ)?; m. Veronique Denis dit Lapierre)    
        Charles Francois Fortier (b. 1746, Beaumont, Bellechasse Co., PQ; d. 1809, Quebec, Quebec Co., PQ; m. Marie Audet dit Lapointe)      
          Charles Fortier (b. 1780, St-Charles, Bellechasse Co., PQ; d. 1869, (St-Isidore, Dorchester Co., PQ)?; m. Elisabeth Jalbert)      
            Andre Fortier (b. 1810, St-Henri-de-Lauzon, Levis Co., PQ; d. 1884, (Broughton, Beauce Co., PQ)?; m. Angelique Lemieux)      
              Pierre Fortier (b. 1839, St-Isidore, Dorchester Co., PQ; d. 1891, Rochester, Strafford Co., NH; m. Emilie Vachon dit Pomerleau)    
                J. Alfred Fortier (b. 1864, St-Pierre, Broughton, Beauce Co., PQ; d. 1945, Somersworth, Strafford Co., NH; m. Odelie Gadoline) (FTDNA 66616)  
    Joseph Fortier (b. 1699, St-Laurent, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ; d. 1775, (St-Michel-de-la-Durantaye, Bellechasse Co., PQ; m. Marie Joseph Feuil(le)teau)  
      Pierre Noel Fortier (b. 1735, (St-Jean, IO, Montmorency Co., PQ; d. 1802, (St-Denis-sur-Richelieu, St-Hyacinthe Co., PQ)?; m. Marie Angelique Chauret)  
        Pierre Antoine Fortier (b. 1782, St-Antoine-sur-Richelieu, Vercheres Co., PQ; m. Therese Magnan)            
          Richard Fortier (b. 1812; m. Flavie Devost)                      
            Honore Fortier (b. 1839; d. 1912, Ste-Sophie-d'Halifax, Megantic Co., PQ; m. Philomene Savoie)          
              Joseph Fortier (b. 1863, Ste-Sophie-d'Halifax, Megantic Co., PQ; d. 1936, St-Pierre-de-Baptiste, Megantic Co., PQ; m. Marie Louise Beaudoin)  
                Norbert Fortier (b. 1886; d. 1923, Plessisville, Megantic Co., PQ; m. Alphonsine Poirier) (FTDNA N74920)        
                                                     
                                                     
  Would those of you project members whose results are shown on the y-Results page please send your direct line paternal lineage to    
  Fortier DNA Project administrator Mark Arslan (marslan@nc.rr.com) for inclusion on this Patriarchs page? Only male ancestors      
  born prior to 1900 will be listed (for privacy reasons).