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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Magloire Poirier and Evelina Vervais

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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Magloire Poirier and Evelina Vervais are another couple of French Canadian farmers who leased land for a time in Kahnawake. They are listed as farmers in the 1911 census for Sault-St-Louis and lived there with their daughter Rose Aline and their son Adrien.


Magloire and Marie Evelina had been married in Ste-Philomene Parish in Mercier on November 25th, 1902. Magloire’s parents were Antoine Poirier and Odile Desparois while Marie Evelina’s parents were Paul Vervais and Marguerite Lefebvre.


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Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy & History


External Links

1881 Canada Census

1901 Census of Canada

1911 Census of Canada

1921 Canada Census

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1 Comment »

  1. This is wonderful Evelyn! Thanks!


    Comment by Marjorie Poirier Thibeault | October 10, 2014 | Reply

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