A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Simon/Symon Dufresne and Catherine Domin (Gamin, Romain) | France 1600s

Query from Donald A Dufresne Jr.

Anything on Nicolas Dufresne (parents/siblings)? He married Catherine Domin and had a son named Antoine I can’t seem to find anything.
Any information would be greatly appreciated Thanks in advance.

 

Information


Nicolas Dufresne and Catherine Domin are believed to be the parents of the French Canadian pioneer Antoine Dufresne who married Jeanne Fauconnier in 1668 in Montreal  – however there is no definitive proof of this. One French-language source of solid information about Quebec pioneers is the Fichier Origine. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Jacquets of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Campeau, Dufresne, Lart, Sigoui LOCATIONS: Montreal, Quebec, Lavaltrie

 

 

Francois Jacquet / Cantin  | Dufresne, Victoire

October 7th, 1816, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Dufresnes of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Berrrin, Marguerite was a Fille du Roi. Her parents were Pierre Berrin and Louise Amblard.

 

Antoine (Nicolas) Dufresne / St-Antoine | Jeanne Fauconnier

December 5th, 1668, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Nolets of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Isle de Montreal Pioneers

 

Jean-Baptiste Nolet / Nalet / Passepartout | Agathe Janvrin dit Dufresne

January 16th, 1758, St-Laurent (Island of Montreal)

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine] Continue reading

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