A document has john Restel,soldier of 31st,of the parish Quebec and sarah Nanson spinister of the same parish were married on this place by a special comand of colonel French& comander this twenty fourth day of april one thousabd seven hundread and eighty by me david France-De montreallin rector,acting as depty chaplin in prence of john Rooker & jane Geason or Nason it is very hard to read!
I need to find more info on this john Restel for I believe he is john Russell married to marie josephte Bergeron by 1795. in 1795 was living in New Carlsile Bonaventure Quebec Canada.
He was a Private Foot Soldier of the 31st Regiment of Foot British Army,entered service abt 1775 in 1782 he was in Capt Greens company. We do not know if he were born in England,Scotland or Ireland. He was born abt 1758
With his wife marie josephte Bergeron they had 7 children all born in New Carlsile Bonaventure Quebec Canada,Margaret Russell born 1795,mary Russell born 1797,jane Russell born 1800,john Russell born Aug,3,1802 married elizabeth McMurray of Scotland in Beresford New Brunswick Canada in 1827 martha Russell born 1805,james Russell born 1808 married agnes ann Howland in New Brunswick Canada,peter Russell born 1812
Trying to find his place and date of birth as well of who his parents were.