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Iota, Lussier, Sabourin | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises




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July 1, 2019 Posted by | . | , , , , | Leave a comment

They Passed Through Kahnawake: Onias Chartrand and Emma Sabourin

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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The 1901 census for Sault-St-Louis recorded the Chartrand/Sabourin couple living in Caughnawaga with their children Rose Alma, Raoul and Fernanea(?). Onias Chartrand was the son of Victor Chartrand and Victoria Desjardins while Emma Sabourn’s parents were David Sabourin and Elizabeth Germain. The couple had been married in St-Charles Parish  (Lachenaie, L’Assomption, Quebec) on July 6th, 1896. Continue reading

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