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French Canadian Pioneers: The Prevosts of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Historical uniforms | Carignan-Salieres Regiment | Nouvelle France - New France

 

Francois Prevost /  Provost | Genevieve Macard

August 1st, 1679 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Legrands of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Jacques Legrand / Dufresne  |  Marie-Madeleine Provost

November 4th, 1760 St-Jean-Francois-Regis (St. Philippe)

[Occ. mil., de Montcalm, Royal-Roussilon, de Du Coin]

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Raymonds of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Antoine Raymond | Marie-Archange Lebert

May 23rd, 1814 La Prairie Continue reading

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St. Constant Cemetery: Fortier, Lefort, Provost

 

A LA MEMOIRE DE

ANTOINE FORTIER Continue reading

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St. Constant Cemetery: Bertrand, Prevost

 

 

EN

MEMOIRE DE

OLIVINE BERTRAND Continue reading

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St. Constant Cemetery: Guerin, Provost

Headstone: PROVOST  | St. Constant  | Quebec Cemeteries

 

 

EN MEMOIRE DE

SIMON GUERIN Continue reading

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Reader Query: Laplante m. Desjardins

“I am a descendent of Arah Bergeron and Augustin LaPlante and have been trying to get their mothers and fathers but have been unsuccessful thus far. Do you have any information about Sara or Euguene’s parents?” Sue Savard

Information

Eugene Laplante (son of Augustin Laplante and Sara Bergeron) married Marie Anna Desjardins (daughter of Pierre Desjardins and Marguerite Provost) in St-Viateur parish in Limoges (Russell County, Limoges, Ontario) on November 19th, 1900. Continue reading

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Guerin m. Lefebvre | Evelyn in Montreal

Deborah Waddell wrote –

I am looking for LeFebvre Perrie around the early 1800′s. I am looking him up as my great great grandfather I know that he had a child name Zoe, and Zoe married Hormisdas Guerin had a girl name Emma Guerin. Emma was born in March of 1884. If you could help with any information I would greatly appreciate it.

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Viaus of Quebec

Index: French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Viau + Boucher, Filles du Roi, Plouard, Provost, Viau Kahnawake, Viau Native Metis LOCATIONS: Montreal, St. Nicolas, Quebec | Vintage postcard, Montreal_Interior_Notre_Dame_Church_1907

 

Jacques Viau / Lesperance | Marie-Madeleine Plouard

January 21st, 1670, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. mil., Carginan-Salieres, Dugue]

Marie-Madeleine Plouard was a Fille du Roi (see 2nd note below). Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Chevaliers of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Chevalier Family Tree | Chevalier Genealogy

 

Antoine Chevalier  |  Marie-Therese Paquin

July 27th, 1761, Cap-Sante Continue reading

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