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Grégoire Deblois was from Poitou. He settled in New France in Ile d'Orleans where he eventually married a Fille du Roi called Francoise Viger

Grégoire Deblois was from Poitou. He settled in New France in Ile d’Orleans where he eventually married a Fille du Roi called Francoise Viger (see biography at GREGOIRE DEBLOIS: OUR FIRST GREGOIRE IN THE NEW WORLD).

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The Caughnawaga Troubles (1878) | Surnames: Meloche, Jones, Lecuyer, Deblois, Lafleur, Desparaois, Perras, Therrien, Plante, Cardinal, Giroux, sr., Trudeau, Boulrice, Champagne, Giroux, jr., Duranceau

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THE CAUGHNAWAGA TROUBLES

 

THE INQUEST

on the fatal fire at Caughnawaga was closed yesterday. notwithstanding the most most diligent and painstaking endeavors on the part of Coroner Jones, it is to be regretted that, owing to the well-known non-communicative character of the Indians, none of the conspirators whose work this dreadful deed doubtless could be discovered. The following is the jury’s

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