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Urbain Beaudry, edge-tool maker | 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

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Roussels of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers
Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Baquet, Beaudry, Berube, Deslauriers, Filles du Roi, Leroy, Morin, Roussel | LOCATIONS: Quebec, St. Vallier, Montreal, St. Michel-de-Bellechasse | Vintage postcard of Riviere Ouelle.

 

Adrien Roussel | Catherine Beaudry

January 26th, 1757 Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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Beaudoin m. Ashley | Evelyn in Montreal

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My name is James C Beaudoin. My Father is Alton C. Beaudoin, My Grand father is Samuel Beaudoin.
My father was born in Whithall NY in 1913. Samuel was born in Whitehall in 1885 or 1886. His wife was Ema Ashley.    My Father had 2 siblings. an older brother and a younger sister who both died in 1917 of influenza. His parents split up and my father was placed in an orphanage in Troy NY where he stayed for about 10 years so he Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Caveliers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Cavelier + Beaudry, Duvivier, Fournier | Vintage postcard of the Montmagny, Quebec quarries

 

Guillaume Cavelier | Barbe Beaudry

October 20th, 1692, Pointe-aux-Trembles (Island of Montreal) Continue reading

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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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