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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lefebvres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Montreal Pioneers ca.1830 Lefebvre surname

Antoine Lefebvre / De La Barre | Marie Mandat

September 14th, 1645, Paris

[Occ. Governor of New France] Continue reading

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Evelyn in Montreal: Caron m. Pelletier, St. Roch des Aulnaies (L’Islet)

Query from John Nelson:

“Has anyone out there ever come across a Caroline Desrosieres married to a Magloire Caron in Quebec circa. late 18th century to early 19th century? There is a daughter, Angelique Caron who married Alexandre Rossignol 9/10/1810 in St-Roch des Aulnaies. The parish records of St-Roch reportedly lists this Caron-Desrosieres couple as her parents. This is contrary to some personal information I received from another genforum user.”

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According to the Centre de genealogie francophone d’Amerique, Marie Angelique Caron’s parents were Francois Caron and Marie Angelique Pelletier. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Jeans of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers  Quebec City pioneers | Jean surname

Alexis (Claude-Alexis) Jean / Latulippe | Marie-Genevieve Dandurand

May 9th, 1758, Montmagny

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine] Continue reading

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Index: Headstones of Val Brillant (Matapedia, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec)

Brillant, Pierre, Rev.

Caron, Adeline

Caron, Wilfrid

Cote, Evangele/Evangeline

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Val Brillant Cemetery | Pelletier, Aurelie

French Canadian GenealogyThis 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.

Related Posts:

Index: Cemeteries | QC/NB

Index: Headstones of Val Brillant (Matapedia, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec)

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Bosses of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian PioneersBosse surname |  Montmagny Quebec

Jean Bosse / Bousse|  Marie-Madeleine Pelletier

November 8th, 1762, Montmagny

[Occ.-]

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Vintage Postcard Of Le Temis Hotel (Cabano, Temiscouata, Bas-St-Laurent) | Owner Richard Pelletier – Links Restored

This postcard of the Le Temis Hotel/Cafe/Restaurant/Bar was mailed in 1963.

Note the classic car out front!

The information on the back states that the owner was a Richard Pelletier. Continue reading

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