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 Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers Continue reading

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Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises | Grey Nuns / The Sisters of Charity of the Hôpital Général of Montreal

 

 

Bastien, L.

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Beliveau, M. Continue reading

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Index: A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions | First French Canadian Settlers of Quebec

Some years ago I was combing through the discarded books at my local library when I was lucky enough to come across this wonderfully illustrated volume called Les Anciennes Familles du Quebec. I used it for several years with my students as they worked on family history projects and I’ve decided to share it with readers of this blog because I think it could be very helpful to other teachers of Quebec history as well as to those of you writing your own family histories. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Agnes of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

 

Joseph Agnes / Agnies / Laguerre | Marie-Marugerite Baudin

January 7th, 1758 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lamers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Vintage Retro Montreal | Vintage postcard of tram and horse-drawn carriages in front of Montreal's Place Viger Hotel and Canadian Pacific Railway Station | Red ensign

 

Jean Lamer / Rapidieu / Delarapidie | Francoise Fleury

January 2nd, 1701 Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Samsons of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Jacques Samson | Marie-Anne Metru

November 26th, 1671 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Pominvilles of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Henri Pominville / Brault / Breau | Claude de Chevrainville

August 12th, 1665 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Chausses of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Francois Chausse / Jahan | Marie-Madeleine Prunier

November 5th, 1685 Repentigny Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Campions of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Troupes de la Marine

 

 

Etienne Campion (le) / Labonte | Marie-Charlotte Pepin

August 26th, 1732 Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Sarrazins of Quebec

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Michel Sarrazin | Marie-Anne Hazeur

June 20th, 1712 Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lecoqs of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Jean Lecoq / St. Onge | Elisabeth Duchesne

November 10th, 1721 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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