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French Canadian Pioneers: The Beaulieus of Quebec

Montreal, Rue Notre-Dame, Beaulieu Surname

Rene Beaulieu / Albert | Francoise-Genevieve Arnaud

February 20th, 1708, Pointe-de-Levy (Lauzon)

[Occ.military, troupes de la Marine, Granville]

Jean Baptiste Beaulieu / Brillant / Briand |Francoise Itagisse dite Chretienne

July 6th, 1752, Michilimakinac (Michigan)

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine, Contrecoeur]

Pierre Beaulieu / Hudon | Marie Gobeil

July 13th, 1676, Quebec (Notre-Dame]

[servant]

Jean-Jerome Beaulieu / Legay | Madeleine Just

December 17th, 1685, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Merchant]

Claude Beaulieu / Thomas/Beaulieu | Marie-Madeleine Sceau

about 1689, Plaisance (Acadia, today’s Newfoundland)

[Occ. voiturier – in charge of transportation?]

Variations and associated surnames

Albert – Bertrand – Brillant – Buchanau – Chauvin – de Beaulieu – Desrivieres – Diara

Diarsse – Dierce/s – Dufresne – Godfroid – Gourdeau – Hiens – Hierse – Lauguedoc – Lebel

Martin – Mont(e)pellier – Moulin – Palmier – Philippe – Pormier – Savache – Suchanau – Thomas – Viarce

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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 those particular French Canadian settlers. All these posts are intended as Finding Aides – a place to find possible clues and start your own research!

October 5, 2012 - Posted by | . | , , ,

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  1. My great grandfather was Felix & Mary Beaulieu from Quebec

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    Comment by Sharon (Boulieu)McDonald | November 13, 2016 | Reply

  2. I have a Felix Beaulieu married 1911 to Agnes Madore and a Felix Beaulieu married to Eleonore Boissei (could be Bosse). Remember, all the girls were christened “Marie or Mary” then the name they were known as. Like Marie Agnes Madore. odiliasumner@gmail.com

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    Comment by Odilia Sumner | March 30, 2017 | Reply

  3. I am a descendant of Pierre Beaulieu / Hudon | Marie Gobeil on my father’s side. I also have Bossé ancestors.

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    Comment by Linda Beaulieu | May 27, 2017 | Reply

    • Hello – you have lots of the old Nouvelle France lines 🙂
      If you’re interested in any pioneer lines that I haven’t done yet then let me know.
      Evelyn

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      Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | May 27, 2017 | Reply

      • Hi Evelyn,
        My dilemma is with a Dubé (Pascal) ancestor who married Lavinia (Johanna) MacEacharn. I can’t seem to find a birth certificate for her (she would have been born in Ireland); I have her father’s name Peter MacEacharn, and mother Margaret Hamilton. I can’t find any information about Lavinia’s parents. It was a total surprise to me with all the french ancestors in my family tree that came from France to Québec to find this one.

        Are there any Dubé’s out there that have the same line?

        Thank you for all the time and work you’ve done to put this website together! I am fascinated and in awe.

        Linda Beaulieu

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        Comment by Linda Beaulieu | May 27, 2017 | Reply

        • Hello Linda,
          Was she a Catholic do you think? If so have you already tried the Irish Catholic Archdiocese to see if they have it? I don’t know if they have the same system as Quebec where they keep the historical registries but I would imagine they do.
          Did she emigrate with her parents and if so did you find them in the ships records. That’s always interesting.
          Good luck with your search,
          Evelyn

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          Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | May 27, 2017 | Reply

          • I have not found any further information except perhaps for the small tidbit that Margaret was listed as Marguerite Hamilton on the marriage certificate of Pascal and Lavinia. I have trouble reading the record although I can see where it mentions Ireland but beyond that I can’t decipher anything new.
            Evelyn

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            Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | June 26, 2017


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