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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree Database (1) | Leger, Abel to Cyrille

INTRODUCTION This is the first in a series of posts in which I share marriages from my database where the groom was a descendant of the Acadian Legers and will be  most useful to those studying the genealogy of Eastern Canadian Legers from the 1800s to the 1920s. I have not intentionally included descendants of non-Acadian Legers (such as the Leger dit Parisiens) but some may have slipped through.  Continue reading

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Montreal’s Mount Royal Elevator | Postmarked 1913

Historic Montreal | Quebec postcards

You can find information and great photos of what is more commonly known as a funicular railway, over at  Histoire de Plateau Mont Royal.  (Thanks to Cycle Fun for pointing out this great link.)

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Montreal’s Funicular (Incline) Railway – An Historic View

Index: Vintage Postcards Of The City Of Montreal

Index: Vintage Postcards of Quebec

 

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The Mount Royal Cross – Night View, Montreal

vintage postcard | Montreal historyLa Croix Du Mont-Royal

Vue de Nuit Continue reading

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The Tornado Miniature Train On Mt. Royal Lookout | (ca.1970)

Quebec postcards

 

Related Posts:

Index: Vintage Postcards Of The City Of Montreal

Index: Vintage Postcards of Quebec

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French Canadians: The Bellevilles of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

Ile-Bizard Church | Quebec settlers | Belleville settler

 

Antoine Belleville / Mellier/Mellis  |   Marie-Charlotte de Bermen

July 26th, 1756, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Duquets of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Vercheres pioneers Duquet(te) surname

 

Pierre Duquet / Duthier / Sansregret  |   Marguerite Boissel

January 12th, 1767, Vercheres Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Leborgnes Of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Leborgne pioneers | Quebec | Marche Champlain (mid 1800s)

 

Jacques Leborgne  |   Marie-Josephe Deneau

September 27th, 1717, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. carpenter] Continue reading

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