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French Canadian Pioneers: The Gigueres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

GIGUERE Robert Giguere | Aimee Miville

 

 

Robert Giguere | Aimee Miville

July 2nd, 1652 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Richards of Quebec

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Index: Filles du Roi  

 

French Canadian Pioneers: The Richards of Quebec

 

Claude Richard  |  Charlotte Perigneau dit Lamarche

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

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Evelyn in Montreal: Quebec Genealogy, Lecuyer, Louis m. Miville, Therese

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Does anyone have any information on Therese Miville married Sept 1, 1792 to Louis LeCuyer at Ste Anne de Bellevue? They had one son at least, Louis. I’d like to get any more information if anyone has any. Thanks! Angie Garant

Information:
Louis Lecuyer (son of Louis Lecuyer and Cecile Lariviere) married Therese Miville (daughter of Charles Miville and Josephte Boisjoly) on January 9th, 1792 in the parish of Ste Anne de Bellevue (Montreal Island). Therese Miville’s first husband was  Antoine Larente.

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Cauchons of Quebec

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Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Cauchon + Abraham, Gagnon, Langlois, Miville, Tardif LOCATIONS: Chateau-Richer, Dieppe,(France), Quebec, Ile d'Orelans | Jacques Cauchon, Canadian

 

Jacques Cauchon / Lamothe  | Barbe-Delphine Tardif

November 23rd, 1661, Chateau-Richer

[Occ. settler, arrived with his parents] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Chabots of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Chabot Chabot Jabot, Chabot Native Algonquin, Martin, Mesange, Miville LOCATIONS: Quebec | Vintage photograph of Villa Chabot in Papineauville, Quebec.

 

Mathurin Chabot | Marie Mesange

November 17th, 1661, Quebec (Notre-Dame) 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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