To regroup the descendants (direct and by marriage)
of André Marsil and Marie Lefebvre.
an outing at the sugar shack and a cultural activity.
Members are informed through a “Letter to the members”
and the “ Express”.
To promote the research, publication and distribution
of history and genealogy works.
History of the first two generations of
Marcil, Mercille… in America is presented in a “History and genealogy bulletin”.
First gathering in Longueuil where a mass was
celebrated at the co-cathedral Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue to commemorate the
320th wedding anniversary of André Marsil and Marie Lefebvre.
18th October 1992:
The founding committee welcomes the Marsil in
The Association of André Marsil’s descendants
is incorporated and the acronym
(ADAM) is born.
First annual general assembly of the members.
logo is approved.
26 March 1995:
its members and their guests at the sugar shack. This spring outing
becomes an annual event.
First “Letter to the members”.
The “Letter to the members” is divided.
The part pertaining to our ancestors is concentrated in the “History and
genealogy bulletin”. The 17th Bulletin is sent out in May.
Modified by-laws are approved at the 7th general
assembly of the members.
14 October 2001:
The Marcil, Mercille... are invited in Waterloo
by Mme. Jeannine Vandal Marcil, member of the municipal council.
18 August 2002:
The History Society of the RCM Assomption welcomes
10 November 2002:
The annual assembly is held at the Marsil Museum
The www.famillesmarcil.qc.ca website is
launched and the Coat of arms identifying the Marsil of America is created.
24 August 2003:
Historical visit to Saint-Urbain Premier for the
town’s 150th birthday.
29 August 2004:
Fête champêtre in Bromont.
Express is sent via e-mail.
29 August 2005:
In collaboration with the History Society of Saint-Eustache,
receives the Marcil, Mercille of the region.
25 and 26 August 2007:
Second provincial gathering of the Marsil in Longueuil
to celebrate the 350th birthday of the territory where the first generations
of Marsil settled.
5 October 2008:
Marsil meeting in Terrebonne.
12 and 13 September 2009:
Provincial gathering in Trois-Rivières
for the 375th birthday of the city where the common ancestors
of the Marcil, Mercille… of America got married.
Launch of the Marsil-Link to complement information
pertaining to the Marcil, Mercille…
Rejuvenation of the
26 September 2010:
Marsil Meeting in La Prairie.