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Genealogy & Vintage Postcards

French Canadian Pioneers: The Fourniers of Quebec

Antoine Fournier / Prefontaine | Marie Ronceray

February 11th, 1688, Boucherville

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine, Troyes] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Langlois of Quebec

Jacques Langlois | Marie-Therese Lessard

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

|Occ.-] Continue reading

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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)

[Occ.-] Continue reading

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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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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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