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French Canadian Pioneers: The Jacques of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec


QUEBEC SURNAMES: Jacques + Garand, Jacques, Leroux, Limousin LOCATIONS: St-Francois-de-la-Riviere-du-Sud, Quebec, Montreal


Henri (Henry) Jacques / Jacq | Marie-Josephe Garand

October 29th, 1738, St-Francois-de-la-Riviere-du-Sud

[Occ.-]   [Genealogy notes – French]

Louis Jacques  |  Antoinette Leroux

May 17th, 1688, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. carpenter]   [Baptism record]

Guillaume (William) /  Jacques James / L’Anglais | Catherine Limousin

February 5th, 1703, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ.-]   [Genealogy notes – French]


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!



Related Posts

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

Native/First Peoples/Metis Marriages of Eastern Canada | J


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Archives Ville de Quebec


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