A Canadian Family

Natives, French Canadians, Acadians

The Pelletiers | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Lambert Pelletier (son of Athanase Pelletier and Marie Claire Jean) and his second wife Julie St. Pierre (daughter of Joseph Dessein sit St Pierre and Julie Levesque) were from Quebec. Lambert first appears in the Shippegan records in 1839 when he’s mentioned as a carpenter and later as he sets up a sawmill. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Richards of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Claude Richard | Charlotte Perigneau dit Lamarche

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

[Occ.-] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Jeans of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers  Quebec City pioneers | Jean surname

Alexis (Claude-Alexis) Jean / Latulippe | Marie-Genevieve Dandurand

May 9th, 1758, Montmagny

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Bourgets of Quebec

Pointe-de-Levy Quebec, 1833 | Bourget Surname Pioneers

Pierre Bourget / Bourgeois / Lavallee  | Marie Jean
January 11th, 1691, Pointe-de-Levy

[Occ. cooper]

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lacroixs of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec


Lacroix Family Tree | Quebec Lacroix Genealogy

Christophe Lacroix / Fevrier / Feburier | Marie Martin

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

[Occ. military, Carignan-Saliere, La Fouille]

Marie was a Fille du Roy (see 2nd note below) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Turgeons of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Quebec City Chateau Frontenac

 

Charles Turgeon | Pasquiere Lefebvre

about 1649, Mortagne-au-Perche

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