Rene Besnard, tried for Witchcraft, 1658, Montreal
Rene Besnard dit Bourjoly married Marie Sedillot dit Jerlotte at Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, on 2 Feb. 1661.
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(Rene Jette give his surname as Besnard or Benard).
He was the first man tried for witchcraft in Canada.
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