A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Allard, Cartier, Daigneault, Groulx

Headstone:  GROULX    | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

EN MEMOIRE DE

NAPOLEON GROULX

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Boyers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Auger, Bellet, Cartier, Filles du Roi, Gareau, Maclin, Martin, Musmach de Mingault, Pinaud/t Pineau(lt), Viel LOCATIONS: Neuville, Contrecoeur, Montreal, Quebec, Trois-Rivieres

 

Anicet Boyer / Jolicoeur  |  Francoise-Marie Martin

February 26th, 1680 Neuville

[Occ. soldier]

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French Canadian Pioneers | The Surprenants of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers   

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Surprenant + Cartier LOCATIONS: Montreal | Colourful vintage postcard celebrating the Cartier Centenary - Cartier, Georges Etienne, St. Antoine on the Richelieu, Quebec _ house where he was born.

 

 

Marin Surprenant / Lafontaine | Marguerite-Barbe Cartier

April 27th, 1699 Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. mil., troupes de la Marine, Maricourt]

[Baptismal record]

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French Canadian Pioneers | The Normandins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Normandin + Hayot, Renaud, Cartier LOCATIONS: Sorel, Quebec | Vintage postcard of St-Pierre-de-Sorel Church.

 

Daniel Normandin | Louise Hayot

February 12th, 1687 Sorel Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Cartiers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers   

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Cartier + des Granches, Filiau, Garnier, Gauthier, Mongeon LOCATIONS: Neuville, Beauport, St-Malo, Sillery, Montreal | Vintage postcard of Port Cartier, Quebec - Cinema Cartier

 

Guillaume Cartier | Marie-Étiennette Garnier

January 18th, 1685, Neuville

[Occ. Miller]  [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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