A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Index: Kateri (Catherine) Tekawitha – Lily of the Mohawks

Kateri Tekakwitha – Her life recounted by John O’Kane Murray (1877)

Blessed Kateri (Catherine) Tekakwitha (1890) Ceremony in Laprairie

Kateri Tekakwitha, Lily of the Mohawks

Kateri  Catholic Cemetery in Kahnawak:ke

Petition To The Pope (ca. 1885) For Recognition of Catherine Tegakwita, Blackgown Isaac Jogues & Brother Rene Goupil

News links about Kateri Tekakwitha canonization

First Peoples Genealogy and History

October 15, 2012 - Posted by | . |


  1. Hi all I am trying to find out if I am any relationship to any of these people
    My Grandfather is Simeon, Charles Bourcier and my father is Romeo,Joseph, Lucian, Cell Bourcier , if anyone can help it would be greatful. All my family is Know living in Espanola Ont.


    Comment by Laurie Bourcier | January 16, 2013 | Reply

  2. I checked the name Bourcier in the Tanguay dictionary and there is only one entry for Bourcier…It says to check under Bonhours, In Beauport Montreal in the year 1696.
    The Book is available on line. Good luck


    Comment by Rachel | January 24, 2013 | Reply

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