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French Canadian Pioneers: The Comtois of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Historic image Repentigny Quebec | Roadside diner, Esso gas station, 1950s(?)

Denis  Comtois / Fardet  |  Marie-Catherine Poirier

October 20th, 1760 Chambly Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Deveaus of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Claude Deveau / Devault / Retor | Marie-Madeleine Gendron

February 1st, 1742 Ste-Anne-de-Perade Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Patrys of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Blanchard Hotel in Quebec City - vintage postcard

 

Andre Patry / Pastry | Henriette Cartois

July 23rd, 1675 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Rabouins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Jean Rabouin | Marguerite Ardion

October 28th, 1663  Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Huots of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Fayet, Letartre, Poirier LOCATIONS: Montreal, L'Ange-Gardien, Quebec

 

Didier Huot / Comtois / Bouillereau | Marie-Felicite Poirier

November 26th, 1743 Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Chasses of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Jean Chasse / Chassey  |  Marie-Josephe Migneau

June 27th, 1735 Kamouraska Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Clermonts of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

 

Gabriel Clermont / Mangault / Mangot | Marie-Louise Barbier

February 20th, 1764 La Prairie Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers | The Sansfacon of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Sansfacon + Beignet, Boisme, Deslierres, Despernay, Provosit, Ripoche, Sansfacon, Savard LOCATIONS: Despernay, Ripoche, Boisme, Bonvouloir, Provost, Savard, Beignet

 

Denis Sansfacon / Charpentier  | Marie-Anne Despernay

August 23rd, 1688 Boucherville Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Langevins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

Francois Langevin / Martin  |  Catherine-Barbe Goyer

October 6th, 1685, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Girards of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

 


QUEBEC SURNAMES: Girard + Bariteau, Beaune, Boscher, Brunet, Calve, Deviss, Filles du Roi, Forcier, Girard, Girard Native Innu Montagnais, Girard Native Metis, Poitras, Renaud, Voisin | Historic b/w drawing of Lachine's Old Mill - Le vieux moulin a vent sur la pointe a l'entree du Canal Lachine

 

Etienne Girard / Provencal | Francoise-Raphael Calve

June 2nd, 1752 Ste-Genevieve-de-Pierrefonds

[Occ. military, les troupes de la Marine, Cabanac]

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