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French-Canadian Pioneers: The Lapointes of Quebec

Early French-Canadian Pioneers


Quebec City pioneers | Lapointe surname


Jean Lapointe / Clement | Madeleine Surget

September 28th, 1659, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ.-]  [Baptismal record]

Nicolas Lapointe  / Audet | Madeleine Despres

September 15th, 1670, Ste-Famille (Ile-d’Orleans]

[Occ. servant]  [Baptismal record]

Pierre Lapointe /  Desautels | Catherine Lorion

January 11th, 1666, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. military]   [Baptismal record]

Pierre Lapointe /  Tousignant | Marie-Madeleine Philippe

October 17th, 1668  Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Baptismal record]



This series of Early French-Canadian Pioneer microposts is dedicated to the earliest settlers of Quebec. If you are new to the genealogy of French-speaking Canadians, please be aware that the earliest French settlers can also descend from the Acadian pioneers who originally settled in what are now Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. In addition, please note that any Native related links refer back to other posts citing census, marriage or other documents with indigenous or Metis individuals of that surname, however those individuals do not necessarily descend from these particular French Canadian settlers. All these posts are intended as Finding Aides – a place to find possible clues and start your own research!



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  1. I have recently after 40 years of reseaerching found out that my Olive Elizabeth Lapointe was born to Olive Gueret Dumont and Francios LaPointe. Can you tell me if you heard of them?


    Comment by nancy | November 9, 2009 | Reply

    • Hello,
      The Lapointes are not one of my core lines of research but if you have any questions about the Lapointes you can let me know at this address:
      and I will see what I can do!
      Evelyn in Montreal


      Comment by evelynyvonnetheriault | November 9, 2009 | Reply

  2. I am looking for any information on my G. G, Grandfather named Frank (Francios) LaPlante born Nov 15, 1847 Canada the date might be off but that is what is on his death Cer. he had a brother named David LaPlante last known place David lived was Trois River, Canada in 1946 I am also looking for information on him and his family if anyone can help me


    Comment by christy | February 20, 2017 | Reply

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