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Pierre Lemieux, Cooper | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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Pierre Lemieux arrived in New France in 1643 and quickly married Marie Benard. The couple had seven children including four sons. Pierre Lemieux practiced his trade as a cooper but the couple also cleared and farmed their own land.

 


 

Pierre Lemieux arrived in New France in 1643 and quickly married Marie Benard. The couple had seven children including four sons. Pierre Lemieux practiced his trade as a cooper but the couple also cleared and farmed their own land.

 

Artwork by Franklin Arbuckle

 

 

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