A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

French Canadian Pioneers: The Lebels of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

LEBEL | Nicolas Lebel  |  Francoise Lagnel

 

Nicolas Lebel  |  Francoise Lagnel

November 28th, 1662 Chateau-Richer

[Occ. settler] Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Brassard, Dubois, Fleury, Lebel

Headstone: DUBOIS   | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

BELMOND LEBEL

1865 – 1959

EPOUX DE Continue reading

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Index: Headstones of Beauharnois Old Cemetery

These are recent photographs I’ve taken of headstones of the nearby Catholic Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément.  This is the older of two Catholic cemeteries in Beauharnois (Quebec) and contains remains from a still older cemetery.


 

 

A – L


 

Allard, Emile

Allard, Olivine

Allard, Simonne Continue reading

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Val Brillant Cemetery | Lebel, Pelletier

Headstone: PELLETIER | Val Brillant Cemetery | Quebec Headstones

 

This headstone is in memory of Aurelie Pelletier, wife of Aime Lebel. She died on November 11th, 1918 at the age of 44 yrs and 5 months. There is a cluster of deaths of relatively young people around this period which was the time when the Spanish Flu was sweeping through Quebec. Continue reading

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Riviere-Ouelle: Une Paroisse Canadienne au XVII Siecle

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One day I was on my knees in a cramped, second-hand book shop in the east end of Montreal. What was I doing there? I was rummaging through a slighly damp, crumpled cardboard box shoved up under a metal shelving unit. Under a pile of old French cathechism books and church notices, I noticed an ornate red leather binding sticking out. It turned out to be an original copy (1890) of Abbe. Casgrain‘s “Une Paroisse Canadienne au XVII Siecle – La Riviere-Ouelle” – a parish history covering the Riviere-Ouelle of the 17th century. Continue reading

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY – A Canadian Family marriages of Jan.13th

A selection of Quebec and New Brunswick marriages

from church records

1705 – 1913

(surnames standardized)

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Bergevin, Louis and Texier, Marguerite

(13 Jan 1705, Beauport Capitale-Nationale Quebec CAN)

Morin, Andre and Grondin, Francoise Continue reading

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