A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

French Canadian Pioneers: The Larivieres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

Andre La Riviere / Chapdelaine  |  Anne Chevrefils

September 16th, 1691 St. Ours

[Occ. mil., troupes de la Marine, de St-Ours] Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Aubin, Chevrefils

 

CORDELIA CHEVREFILS

1867 – 1938 Continue reading

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Index: Headstones of Beauharnois Old Cemetery

These are recent photographs I’ve taken of headstones of the nearby Catholic Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément.  This is the older of two Catholic cemeteries in Beauharnois (Quebec) and contains remains from a still older cemetery.


 

 

A – L


 

Allard, Emile

Allard, Olivine

Allard, Simonne 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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