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French Canadian Pioneers: The Royers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi 

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

Royer French Canadian Pioneers

 

Gabriel Royer / Roye  |  Marie-Josephe Gauvreau

February 15th, 1757 Quebec [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Tardifs of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

Jacques Tardif / Tardy  |  Barbe Dorange

October 6th, 1669  Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. day worker]

[Baptismal record]

Louis Tardif / Tardy |  Marie Allence Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers | The Provencals of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Aube Aubert, Cadieu, Calve, Fourneau, Grimaud, Groleau, Nonsordine, Palin, Provencal, Rainville LOCATIONS: Beauport, St-Genevieve-de-Pierrefonds, Quebec, Trois-Rivieres, Deschambault | Vintage postcard, traditional schoolhouse in Beauport.

 

Antoine Provencal / Isoir / Isouard  |  Marie-Therese Rainville

February 3rd, 1699 Beauport Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Laurents of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Laurent + Berthelot, Filles du Roi, Laurent Kahnawake, Laurent Native Metis, Luneau, Palin, Rochereau LOCATIONS: Qubec, hamplain, Monteal, Repentigny, Chambly | Antique drawing of Fort Chambly (1814)

 

Charles Laurent | Louise-Catherine Berthelot

April 14th, 1760, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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