A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Deguire Lauzon m. Larose | Evelyn in Montreal


I have been trying to locate my French Canadian Metis Grandmother Azilda LAUZON married to my Grandfather around 1900. his name was Ferdinand deGeurre LAROSE Continue reading

September 2, 2017 Posted by | . | , , , , | 2 Comments

They Passed Through Kahnawake: Samuel Thurston and Mathilde Charlebois

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1911, Samuel Thurston and Mathilde Charlebois were living in Caughnawaga. Samuel’s parents were Samuel Thurston and Sophie Saurette/Larose while Mathilde was the daughter of Eustace Charlebois and Malvina Desjardins. They had been married in Ste-Elisabeth-du-Portugal Church in Montreal on November 8th, 1897. The census describes Samuel as English and Mathilde as French and states that they are farmers. Continue reading

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