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French Canadian Pioneers: the Dorions of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec



Pierre Dorion | Jeanne-Andree Hedouin

January 18th, 1688 Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. sailor]

Source: Researcher – Leonard Dorion


Variations or associated surnames

Laframboise – Panet


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 & History



Dorion | Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surnames | Cree, Metis, Cree/French   NEW!

List of Metis Surnames of Ontario



External Links

Navigation in New France | Library and Archives Canada 




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