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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Blakely, Durand, Sansoucy | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

 

 

(loose translation)

Sister

St. Leon Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Samsons of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Jacques Samson | Marie-Anne Metru

November 26th, 1671 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Cadots of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

Mathurin Cadot / Poitevin  |  Marie Durand Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Durand, Goulet

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

 

 

ARTHUR GOULET

1884 – 1944 Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Marquis of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi 

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Marquis + Beaugrand, Durand, Nadeau LOCATIONS: Quebec, Champlain | Filles du Roi

 

Charles Marquis  |  Marguerite Beaugrand

September 18th, 1673  Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. tailor]

Marguerite Beaugrand was a Fille du Roi [see 2nd note below). Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Bernards of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

 

Adolphe-Pierre Bernard / Chadrin | Anathalie Mongeau

April 27th, 1840, Varennes

[Occ. merchant and teacher]  [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Simards of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Simard + Racine, Durand LOCATIONS: Angouleme, Chateau-Richer

 

Noel Simard / Lombrette | Marie-Madeleine Racine

November 22, 1661, Chateau-Richer

[Occ. settler, arrived with father]

[Genealogical notes + primary documents – French] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Vallees of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Valle + Barsa, Bourasseau, Damien, Durand, Filles du Roi, Jussereau, Martin, Paris, Vallée Native Innu Montagnais LOCATIONS: Montreal, St-Michel-d'Yamaska, Quebec.

 

Barthelemy Vallee / Blois | Elisabeth Jussereau / Huchereau

January 7th, 1733, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. mil., troupes de la Marine, Longueuil]

[Baptismal record] Continue reading

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