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Baril, Chatel, Huard | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

 

 

(Translation)

Sister

Antoinette Chatel Continue reading

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Jacques Massicotte, Farmer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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

 

Jacques Massicotte married Catherine Baril on June 28th, 1698 and the couple settled down to farm on the shores of the Batisman river.

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Laveaus of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

LAVEAU Antoine Lavau / De Lavault | Marie-Charlote Baril Batiscan

 

Antoine Lavau / De Lavault | Marie-Charlote Baril

October 5th, 1771 Ste-Genevieve-de-Batiscan

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Bouchers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Chateau-Richer Quebec | Boucher surname | First settlers

 

Francois Boucher / Vin d’Espagne | Anne Lepine

April 21st, 1664, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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