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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

[Occ.-]  [Baptismal record]

Pierre-Jacques Lefort  | Marie-Agathe Riquet/Riquier

October 6th, 1760, Terrebonne

[Occ. master cobbler]  [Baptismal record]

Louis Lefort / Fort / Faure | Catherine Petit dit Bruneau

October 1st, 1753, Sorel (St-Pierre)

[Occ.]

Julien  Lefort / Maisonneuve | Madeleine-Marguerite Latour

May 20th, 1765, Vercheres

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine]

 

 

Variations or associated surnames

Fort – Kaientine

Laforest – Laprairie – Prairie

 


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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Image Source:

McCord Museum, Sorel

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