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Guillaume Labelle, Farmer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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

Guillaume Labelle was a farmer from Normandy, France. He married Anne Charbonneau in Montreal on November 23rd, 1671 and the couple had eleven children.

 

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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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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Pierre St-Cyr and Clara Desjardins

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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Message from Alice M. Azure Can anyone provide me with leads to more information about the St. Cyr name that appeared in the above list?  

The St-Cyrs are a family of French Canadian farmers who appeared in the 1901 census for Caughnawaga.

Caughnawaga genealogy, St.Cyr, Kahnawake, Sault-St-Louis

I believe them to be (not confirmed) the couple Louis-Pierre St-Cyr and Clara Desjardins who had a son named Albert St-Cyr who married Alice Desjardins (daughter of Joseph Desjardins and Virginie Chartrand) on July Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Charbonneaus of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Montreal pioneers | Charbonneau

 

Olivier Charbonneau / Cherbonneau  |  Ozanne Lussaud

before 1641, Marans (St-Etienne)

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Chartrand m. Thibault | Evelyn in Montreal

M. Bassett was researching the Magloire Chartrand who married Nancy Derby in Alymer Quebec in the mid 19th century. Continue reading

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