Hello Carolyn:If time allows, would you kindly take a quick look to see if Francois Magnan (Champagne) had a prevous marriage priotrto his marrying Marie Ursula Patnaude? Francois, son of Gasparde Magnan, 1734-1767 in the Longueuil area. He married Marie in Nov. 1764. She died 1772.
They seemed to have had one child- Francois Xavier Magnan (Champagne) 22 Sept 1765 in Berthierville
Again, thanks for your help and consideration.Forrest