A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

French Canadian Pioneers: The Labontes of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

 

 

Antoine Labonte / Rousseau  | Marie Roinay

ca. 1675 La Prairie

[Occ. mil., Carignan-Salieres, de La Fredyere] Continue reading

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Vincent Poirier, Farmer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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

 

Vincent Poirier dit Bellepoire arrived in New France in the 1600s. He married Francoise Pinguet in 1655, and later Judith Renaudeau in 1662.

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Petits of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Petit + Billy, Brunet, Chesnay, Crete, Desnaguetz, Dupuy, Filles du Roi, Gautier, Niel, Petit Native Metis NB, Pinguet LOCATIONS: Dompierre-sur-Mer, Quebec, St=Pierre-les-Becquets, Montreal, Paris, France | Vintage postcard of St-Pierre-les-Becquets, Quebec, the dock

 

Alexandre Petit | Marie Dat

September 8th, 1647 Dompierre-sur-Mer Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Duponts of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

Dupont Family Tree | Quebec Dupont Genealogy

 

Charles Dupont / Bailly / Baillif  | Aimee Baud

July 18th, 1696, La Chataigneraie (St-Jean) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Poiriers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Poirier Family Tree | Quebec Poirier Genealogy

 

Claude Poirier / Perrier / Ladouceur  |  Angelique Deslierres dit Bonvouloir

November 17th, 1766, Longueuil Continue reading

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