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Jean Plante, Farmer | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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

 

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Nicolas Pasquin, Master Carpenter | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Paquins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Nicolas Paquin | Marie-Francoise Plante

Married: November 18th, 1676 Chateau-Richer Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Dauphines of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

DAUPHINE French Canadian Pioneers: The Dauphines of Quebec

 

Alexis Dauphine / Brunet | Marie-Josephe Harnois

November 25th, 1732 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Pierres of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Antoine Pierre  |  Catherine Daignault

September 23rd, 1816  La Prairie Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The St-Andres of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: St-Andre + Bezier, Deneau, Gabriel, Gagne, Lamontagne, Leduc, Loupe, Plante LOCATIONS: Quebec, Detroit, Paris(France), St-Denis-sur-Richelieu, Montreal, Repentigny, Quebec | Vintage postcard of Repentigny, Quebec, Restaurant Windsor | Vintage Esso sign

 

Andre St-Andre / Vaudoux / Vaudon | Marie-Anne Gagne

April 17th, 1758, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Vadeboncoeurs of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Vadeboncoeur + Alary, Auvray, Cheneau, Contant, Deguire, Imbeault, Landry, Lebeau, Leblanc, Lemaitre, Ondoyer, Paquet, Perillard, Plante, Sedilot dit Montreuil, Trudel LOCATIONS: Montreal, Les ecureuils in Donnaconna, Maskinonge, Boucherville, Rochefort, Quebec | Vintage postcard Montreal's Notre Dame Church

 

Fiacre Vadeboncoeur / Boileau | Madeleine Courcambec

February 21st, 1757, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

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

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Plantes of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Quebec-Marche-Champlain 1858

 

Jean Plante |  Francoise Boucher

September 1st, 1650, Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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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 Roberts of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers


QUEBEC SURNAMES: Robert + Ayotte, Bourgery, Desparois, Marcot, Plante, Robert Native Innu Montagnais, Robert Native Mohawk Iroquois, Robert Native Ojibway LOCATIONS: Sault-au-Recollet, St-Joachim, Montreal, Neuville, St-Pierre-de-Sorel | The G. Robert Store (Magasin) in St.Louis de Gonzague, Quebec

 

Sylvain Robert  |  Marie-Josephe Perseille

June 21st, 1756, Sault-au-Recollet Continue reading

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