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Ascendancy of Louis Vincent (m. Chevrefils, Marie Eulalie) | Pt.1 | Evelyn in Montreal

This is for reader Nicole Getty who is attempting to firm up her lineage  through the Quebec Vincents.

Your great grandparents Louis Vincent (farmer)  and Marie Eulalie Chevrefils were married on October 19th, 1875 in Ste-Martine Parish (Chateauguay county) – though bans were posted in both Ste-Martine and St-Urbain. His parents were  Seraphin  Vincent and Henriette Lacoste while Marie Eulalie was the daughter of Georges Chevrefils (also a farmer) and Angelique Allard. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Favreaus of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Favreau + Marie, Beaudry, Jean LOCATIONS: Quebec, Rochefort, La Rochelle

 

Guillaume Favreau / Fauvreau / Sansquartier  |  Elisabeth Marie

January 19th, 1733, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Leforts of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Antoine Lefort | Marie Doyon

February 9th, 1666, Chateau-Richer Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Beaudins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Benoit Baudin / Bodin  |  Marie-Madeleine Girard Beauport, Quebec | Traditional Quebec house with habitants alongside wooden fence

Married: November 10th, 1737, Trois-Rivieres

[Occ. settler]

 

Jacques Beaudin / Bodin / Rochefort  |  Catherine Corbin

Married: April 13th, 1744, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. Steward to Gov. Beauharnois]

[Baptismal record]

Philippe Bodin / Desjardins  | Anne Aumier

Married: January 12th, 1699, Charlesbourg

[Occ. Butcher]  [Baptismal record – French] Continue reading

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