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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Langlois of Quebec

Jacques Langlois | Marie-Therese Lessard

November 8th, 1681, Ste-Anne-de-Beaupre

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Antoines of Quebec

Jean-Pierre Antoine / Guermier / Laviolette |  Marie-Clemence Comparet

April 30th, 1759, Pointe-aux-Trembles (Island of Montreal)

[Occ. military, drummer, troupes de Montcalm, La Sarre, Palmarolle]

Nicolas Antoine / St-Antoine | Marie-Catherine Magnan

January 24th, 1763, St-Philippe-de-La Prairie

[Occ. military, troupes de Montcalm, Royal-Roussillon, de Burgat] Continue reading

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Tremblays of Quebec


Pierre Tremblay | Ozanne Achon

October 2nd, 1657, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Gagnes of Quebec

Louis Gagne / Gasnier/ Bellavance | Louise Picard

October 4th, 1673, Ste-Anne-de-Beaupre

[Occ.-]

Louis Gagne / Gasnier | Marie Michel

June 11th, 1638, St-Martin-du-Vieux-Belleme

[Occ. Miller]

Pierre Gagne / Gasnier | Marguerite Rose Continue reading

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Menards of Quebec

Adrien Menard | Marie-Angelique DupontCap-St-Ignace, Menard Pioneer Genealogy

November 19th, 1764, Cap-St-Ignace

[Occ. sailor/navigator]

Jean-Baptiste Menard / Minard / Vive L’Amour | Marie-Josephe Ethier

May 1st, 1758, Repentigny

[Occ. military, troupes de Montcalm, La Sarre, de d’Oms] Continue reading

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Girards of Quebec

Etienne Girard / Provencal | Francoise-Raphael Calve

June 2nd, 1752 Ste-Genevieve-de-Pierrefonds

[Occ. military, les troupes de la Marine, Cabanac]

Gabriel Girard / Lafleur | Genevieve Forcier

June 21st, 1762, St-Michel-d’Yamaska

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine]

Guillaume Girard | Louise Deviss

January 7th, 1748, Forges du St-Maurice

[Occ. worker at the Forges] Continue reading

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Perraults of Quebec

Bernard Perot / Peyrote |Jean Perrault / Payrault / Poitevin | Marguerite Talon

February 22nd, 1704, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. Carpenter – of barracks]

Jacques Perrault / Perreau | Marie-Elisabeth Navers

January 10th, 1724, Chateau Richer

[Occ. surgeon]

Jean Perrault / Payrault / Poitevin | Marie-Anne Menard

June 27th, 1752, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: : The Morins of Quebec

Claude Morin (Claude-Marie-Francois) | Marie-Madeleine Delestre

October 22nd, 1764, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. merchant wholesaler]

Henri Morin | Marie-Anne Bouchard

January 8th, 1752, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. Merchant]

Jacques Morin (Jacques-Francois) | Marie-Anne Robert

November 4th, 1760,  St-Philippe-de-Laprairie

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Carpentiers of Quebec

Charles Carpentier | Marie-Joseph Marchand

December 29th, 1723, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. carpenter] Continue reading

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Early French Canadian Pioneers: The Cartiers of Quebec

Guillaume Cartier | Marie-Étiennette Garnier

January 18th, 1685, Neuville

[Occ. Miller] Continue reading

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