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French Canadian Pioneers: The Benoits of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Chambly Quebec | Benoit Surname

 

Claude Benoit / Labonte | Suzanne Stebenne

January 26th, 1761, Chambly Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Oliviers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

French Canadian Pioneers: The Oliviers of Quebec

 

Antoine (Francois-Antoine) Olivier / Gillet / Gillette  |  Marie Goupil dit Laviolette

January 13th, 1726, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Parents of Quebec

 Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Kamouraska,_vue_prise_du_fleuve

 

Mathurin Parent  |  Jeanne Boucher

January 12th, 1688

[Occ. master carpenter] Continue reading

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Ascendancy of Louis Vincent (m. Chevrefils, Marie Eulalie) | Pt.1 | Evelyn in Montreal

This is for reader Nicole Getty who is attempting to firm up her lineage  through the Quebec Vincents.

Your great grandparents Louis Vincent (farmer)  and Marie Eulalie Chevrefils were married on October 19th, 1875 in Ste-Martine Parish (Chateauguay county) – though bans were posted in both Ste-Martine and St-Urbain. His parents were  Seraphin  Vincent and Henriette Lacoste while Marie Eulalie was the daughter of Georges Chevrefils (also a farmer) and Angelique Allard. Continue reading

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