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French Canadian Pioneers: The Caveliers of Quebec

Historic Montmagny - the Quarries - Cavelier surname

Guillaume Cavelier | Barbe Beaudry

October 20th, 1692, Pointe-aux-Trembles (Island of Montreal)

[Occ. master musketman]

Jean Cavelier / Lecavelier | Elisabeth Fournier

August 30th, 1756, Montmagny

[Occ.-]

Robert Cavelier / Deslauriers | Adrienne Duvivier

November 19th, 1654, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. musketman]

 

Variations and associated surnames:

Basque  –  Deslaurier(s) –  Dusouchet
La Salle – Lasalle  – Le Cavelier  –  Lecavalier
Lecavelier  –  Leconellier  –  Rivet

Related Posts

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers   

Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy & History

 

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The Quarries at Montmagny


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!

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