A Canadian Family

Natives, French Canadians, Acadians

Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Lauriers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Francois Laurier Cottinault Coutineaud, Francois / Madeleine Milot

January 7th, 1677, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. military, l’Estrade Regiment]

Variations and associated surnames

Cham, Cotineau, Cotino, Larochelle


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Image Source:

McCord Museum


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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