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Nicolas Gendron Gendreau, Farmer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

Index: A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

 

Nicolas Gendron was from Charente, France. He arrived in New France in 1656 with his wife Marie-Marthe Hubert. The couple settled in Ile D'Orleans.

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Louis Bolduc, Ass. Crown Prosecutor | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

Index: A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

Bolduc, Louis and Elisabeth Hubert were married on August 20th, 1668 in Quebec. He was assistant to the King's prosecutor.

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Bolducs of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

Bolduc Family Tree | Quebec Bolduc Genealogy

 

Louis Bolduc / Boulduc | Elisabeth Hubert

August 20th, 1668, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. military, Carignan-Saliers, Grandfontaine]

[Genealogical notes + photograph + autograph – French]

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Viau m. Duranceau | 1/2 | Evelyn in Montreal

Carmen Vieau wrote:

Hi my name is Carman Vieau, I am doing a family history. Can not find too much on the Canadian side of my family. I can go back as far as Jean Baptiste Viau born 1803, M. Catherine Duranceau born 1807. They married , do not know the date, I know they moved to Trenton Ontario and that is where they both are buried. Both were born Chateauguay, Quebec. My father had told me we are part Indian {I think Mohawk] not too sure. Can you please help. My daughter is also doing her husband history seeing he is Indian from Newfoundland

Chateauguay GenealogyJean-Baptiste Viau (son of Paul Viau and Angelique Picard) married Catherine Duranceau (daughter of Etienne Duranceau and Catherine Hubert) on November 21st, 1825 in  St-Joachim Church, Chateauguay, Quebec. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lacroixs of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi


Marie Martin was a Fille du Roi.  Marie's parents were Abraham Martin and Suzanne D'Ailleboust.

 

Christophe Lacroix / Fevrier / Feburier | Marie Martin

November 16th, 1671, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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