A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

French Canadian Pioneers: The Charles of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 



Etienne Charles / Lajeunesse | Madeleine Niel

October 24th, 1667 Trois-Rivieres

[Occ. mil., Carignan-Salieres, Contrecoeur]

[Baptismal record]


Pierre Charles / Oleron | Elisabeth Denior

September 18th, 1752 Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. mil., troupes de la Marine, de Lavaltrie]

[Baptismal record]



Variations and associated surnames

Brulevillage  –  Cherlot – Churlot

Clément – Desmoulins – Duhamel
Duval – Guenet – Lajeunesse

Oléron – Saint-Charles



This series of Early French Canadian Pioneers  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. The posts are intended as Finding Aides – a place to find possible clues and start your own research!



Related Posts

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History



Charles |  Metis, BC First Nations, Chipewyan, Cree, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Montagnais, Ojibwa, Oneida, Onondaga, Six Nations  May 2021




External Links

Carignan-Salières Regiment | The Canadian Encyclopedia

The Carignan-Salières Regiment (1665-1669) | Archives Canada 

Canada A People’s History | CBC Canada

Troupes de la Marine | The Canadian Encyclopedia

Siege of Quebec | Colonial Troops | Troupes de la Marine





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