A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

French Canadian Pioneers: The Lafrenieres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Martin Lafreniere / Foisy | Jeanne Bouchard

October 26th, 1665 Trois-Rivieres

[Occ. settler]

Pierre Lafreniere / Roches / Rocher | Suzanne Rabouin

May 1st, 1696 Batiscan

[Occ. settler]

Rene Lafreniere / Breton | Charlotte de Chavigny

November 16th, 1668 Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. settler]

Variations or associated surnames

Baron – Bissonnet – Chauvin
Chicoine – DeLafrainière – DeLaFrenière
Desrochers – Desrosiers – Foisy – Hertel
Joyal(le) –  Lafresniere – Mignotte

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: Headstones of St-Constant Cemetery

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy & History



Lafreniere | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Iroquois, French | Surname Anchor Post  July 2021




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