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Nicolas Audet, Porter | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

Index: A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

 


Nicolas Audit dit Lapointe was originally from the diocese of Poitier and arrived in Quebec in the mid 17th century. He was from a higher social station than most colonists, and acted as porter to the Monsignor Laval. In 1670 he married Madeleine Despres and the couple raised twelve children in the Ile d’Orleans, Quebec.

 

Artwork by Franklin Arbuckle

 

 

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