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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Brazeau, Dagenais, Dupuis, Emond, Fortin, Lynch, Marechal , Primeau

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

 

A LA MEMOIRE DE

M.A. ELZIRE FORTIN

EPOUSE DE Continue reading

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St.Constant Cemetery: Fyfe, Letourneau

Headstone: LETOURNEAU   | St. Constant  | Quebec Cemeteries

 

A LA MEMOIRE DE

JULIEN FYFE

DECEDE LE 26 JUIN 1900

A L’AGE DE 82 ANS. Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Brunet, Dupuis, Faubert

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

A LA MEMOIRE DE

JOSEPH DUPUIS

1866 – 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.


 

 

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Allard, Emile

Allard, Olivine

Allard, Simonne Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Richards of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi  

 

French Canadian Pioneers: The Richards of Quebec

 

Claude Richard  |  Charlotte Perigneau dit Lamarche

September 30th, 1776, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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Riel m. Caille | Evelyn in Montreal

Query from Andrew John Carpenter –

Julien Riel (aka Julius Riley, Joseph) b. 11 May 1835, St Remi, Napierville. His parents: Enos Riel (Riley) & Charlotte Caille.

INFORMATION

This Julien Riel was born and baptized on May 11th, 1835 in St-Remi Parish in St-Remi, Naperville, Quebec but his parents were listed as Basil Riel and Charlotte Caille.  His godparents were Julien Riel and Appoline Caille.

Riel genealogy

I did not find a Basil Riel/Charlotte Caille couple but I did  find a couple by the names close to those you indicated –   Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Dupuis of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

QUEBEC SURNAMES Dupuis + Couillard, Dupuis, L'Islois, Roy, Sauvaget, Vaudry LOCATIONS: Vaudry, Roy, Couillard, Dupuis

 

Antoine Dupuis / Reymond  |  Marie-Louise Pichet

February 8th, 1762  St. Sulpice Continue reading

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