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Jacques Archambault, Farm Labourer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

 


Jacques Archambault arrived in Quebec in 1645 with his wife Francoise Tourault and their six children. He came from Lardilliere (Charente-Maritime, France). He started out as a farm labourer but was eventually granted farm land of his own. He survived his wife, married for a second time and died at the age of 84 in 1688.

 

Artwork by Franklin Arbuckle

 

 

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November 9, 2018 - Posted by | . | , , , , ,

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  1. My 11th great grandfather. Thank you.

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    Comment by Cynthia Silver | November 10, 2018 | Reply

    • You are very welcome! I have a lot more coming and it’s a very tedious job so I always like to know when people appreciate it.
      If you have any surnames you’re particularly interested in, drop me a line and I’ll see if I have them 🙂
      Evelyn

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      Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | November 11, 2018 | Reply


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