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French Canadian Pioneers: The Viviers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Francois Vivier / Desviviers / Laurin | Marie-Madeleine Pelletier

January 7th, 1761 l’Assomption Continue reading

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Guillaume Pelletier, Carpenter | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

Index: A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

 

 

 

Guillaume Pelletier was originally from Orne (Mortagne, France). He and his wife Michelle Mabille arrived in Quebec with their two children. They had been married in France on February 12th, 1619. He was a carpenter. Continue reading

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De Gonzague, Pellerin | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

 

De Gonzague, Pellerin | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

 

(Translation)

Sister Hortense Pelletier

1890 – 1950 Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Renauds of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

RENAUD French Canadian Pioneers: The Renauds of Quebec

 

Barthelemy Renaud / Raynaud / Narbonne | Francoise Lebeau

January 8th, 1757 Boucherville Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Larues of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Jean de Larue | Marie-Josephe Pelletier

January 9th, 1745  St-Roch-des-Aulnaies Continue reading

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