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French Canadian Pioneers: The Duranceaus of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Quebec City pioneers | Duranceau surname | Chateau Frontenac

 

Pierre Duranceau / Brindamour  |  Marie-Jeanne Frappier

October 21st, 1696, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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Duranceau, Farineau | Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Farineau Duranceau Genealogy

 

FARINEAU

HONORE  

1887 – 1954 

ANGELINA

1892 1981

 


 

This might be the headstone of Honore Farineau and Angelique Therese Duranceau who married in St-Remi (Napiervlle) in 1914.

 


 

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Index: Headstones of Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

French Canadian Pioneers: The Duranceaus of Quebec

 

 

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Napoleon Dubuc and Marie Angelina Duranceau | They Passed Through Kahnawake

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1921, this French-Canadian Dubuc couple  were living in Caughnawaga with their children  11 year old Annette,  9 year old Hermosa and 4 year old Gustave. Continue reading

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Victor Desgrosseilliers and Albertine Duranceau | They Passed Through Kahnawake

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1921, French Canadians Victor and Albertine Desgroselliers were living in Caughnawaga with their son one year old son Lucine.

Victor Desgroselliers  and Albertine Duranceau had been married on  July 14th,  1919 in St-Joachim Parish Continue reading

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Alexandre Theodore Dorais and Victorine Duranceau

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1901, Alexandre Theodore Dorais and his wife Victorine Duranceau were living in Caughnawaga.

Theodore Dorais (son of J.B. Dorais and Marie Boursier) and Victorine Duranceau (daughter of J.B. Duranceau and Marie Pitre) had been married on August 4th, 1885 in Ste-Philomene Paris in Mercier Quebec.

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Alexandre Duranceau and Alphonsine Euphrosine Farinault

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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At the time of the 1901 census, Alexandre Duranceau and Alphonsine Euphrosine Farinault were living in Caughnawaga with their children Emerle, Emma, Aurelie, Joseph Eduard, J. Dona, Angelique, Victor, and Alphonse. The family had connections with St. Remi (Napierville, Quebec). Continue reading

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 61 – 80

HOUSEHOLD 61   Note: Iroquois with scrawled notation, couple is francais

Dulude Frederic, 57   Dulude Pamala, 57

Dulude Rosario, 21   Dulude Yvonne, 18

HOUSEHOLD 62   Iroquois

Lefebvre Georges, 41   Lefebvre Blondine, 37

Courtemanche, Eustache, 81

HOUSEHOLD 63   francaise

Duranceau Adelard, 46   Duranceau Maria, 7

Duranceau Yvonne, 15   Duranceau Marie-Rose, 13   Duranceau Laurette, 11 Continue reading

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Adelard Duranceau and Maria Brosseau

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1921, Adelard Duranceau (son of Alexandre Duranceau and Alphonsine Farneau) was living in Caughnawaga with his wife Maria Brosseau (daughter of Frederic Brosseau and Malvina Gendron). The couple had been married on November 24th, 1903 in St-Isidore Parish in Laprairie.

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Adelard Duranceau and Maria Brosseau

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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Adelard  Duranceau (son of Alexandre Duranceau and Alphonsine Farineau) and Maria Brosseau (daughter of Frederic Brosseau and Malvina Gendron) were married on November 24th, 1903 in St-Isidore Parish in Laprairie, Quebec. Continue reading

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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

Index: Newspaper Clippings & Other Extracts Related To Kahnawà:ke

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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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