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Samuel Papineau, Military | 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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Jean Levasseur, Master Joiner & Sculptor | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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Jean Levasseur dit Lavigne was a master joiner and talented sculptor. He married Marguerite Richard

 

 

Jean Levasseur dit Lavigne was a master joiner and talented sculptor. He married Marguerite Richard in 1648 in Paris and the couple arrived in Quebec in 1651. Continue reading

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

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GAGNON Jean Gagnon and Marguerite Racine were pioneers in St-Anne-de-Beaupre.

 

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Etienne Lessard, Militiaman | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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LESSARD Etienne Lessard was a militia trainer who arrived in Quebec in 1846 and became co-seigneur of the Lanoraie fief in 1688.

 

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Christophe Drolet, mason | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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DROLET Christophe Drolet was a mason from Paris. Christophe Drolet and Jeanne Levasseur were in Quebec and were married by 1654 when their son was baptized here.

 

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Francois Chagnon | A Portrait Gallery of Traditional Quebec Life, Trades & Professions

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CHAGNON Francois Chagnon married Catherine Charon in 1681 and together they homesteaded and raised four children.

 

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