A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

St. Constant Cemetery: Boyer, Girard, Langevin, Perras

LANGEVIN

1811 EDOUARD 1876

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 221 – 240

HOUSEHOLD 221   Iroquois

Deer Thomas, 47     Deer Helene,  32

Deer Michel, 20    Deer Marie,  16

Deer Anne, 13  Deer Lazare, 10

Deer Guillaume, 9      Deer John, 3

Phillips Magdeleine,  47

HOUSEHOLD 222   Iroquois

Lazare Lazare, 44   Lazare Marie, 56

Lazare James, 25  Lazare Anne, 13 Continue reading

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Hormidas Perras & Mathilda Macomber | They Passed Through Kahnawake

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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At the time of the  1921 Census,  Hormidas Perras (French-Canadian son of Leon Perras and Marguerite Dupuy) was living in Caughnawaga with his Iroquois wife  Mathilde McComber  (daughter of Ignace Otonirionk and Mary Continue reading

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 101 – 120

HOUSEHOLD 101  Iroquois

Stacy Peter, 37   Stacey, Louise, 37

Stacey Louis, 11   Stacey Mary, 8   Stacey Josephne, 6   Stacey Alice, 4   Stacey Melva, 2

HOUSEHOLD 102   Iroqouis

D’Ailleboust Louis, 26   D’Ailleboust Ida, 39 Continue reading

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: David and Henriette Lafleur, Stephen Lafleur and Louise Perras

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1901 there were two French Canadian Lafleur households in Sault-St-Louis.

The first household consisted of the couple David and Henriette Lafleur.

The second household consisted of Stephen Lafleur, his wife Louise Perras  and their children Ivonne, Stephen and Leopold (ages 4, 2 and less than one year).

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The Caughnawaga Troubles (1878) | Surnames: Meloche, Jones, Lecuyer, Deblois, Lafleur, Desparaois, Perras, Therrien, Plante, Cardinal, Giroux, sr., Trudeau, Boulrice, Champagne, Giroux, jr., Duranceau

Index: Newspaper Clippings & Other Extracts Related To Kahnawà:ke

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THE CAUGHNAWAGA TROUBLES

 

THE INQUEST

on the fatal fire at Caughnawaga was closed yesterday. notwithstanding the most most diligent and painstaking endeavors on the part of Coroner Jones, it is to be regretted that, owing to the well-known non-communicative character of the Indians, none of the conspirators whose work this dreadful deed doubtless could be discovered. The following is the jury’s

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Perras of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

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Pierre Perras / Lafontaine  /  Denise Lemaitre

January 26th,  1660, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. cooper]  [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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