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French Canadian Pioneers: The St. Amands/St. Amants of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Lachine Quebec - hisotric image of the Lachine Canal

 

 

Jacques-Clement St. Amand / Bat(te)reau | Charlotte Voisin

[Occ. shoemaker] [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Dumonts of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

Index: Filles du Roi

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Dumont + Ducheron, Filles du Roi, Samson, Tardif, Vernas LOCATIONS: Quebec, Beauport, St-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Champlain | Vintage b/w postcard Beauport - a more than 100 year old schoolhouse

 

Clement Dumont / Lamorinet | Marie-Madeleine Ducheron

March 25th, 1716 Quebec (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Andres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

QUEBEC SURNAME: Andre + Cantara, Fredin, Guerin, Lamontagne, Samson LOCATIONS: Lachine, Les Cedres, St- Polycarpe

 

Charles (Charles-Romain) Andre / Larose  |  Marie-Elisabeth Cantara

October 20th, 1760, St-Michel-de-Yamaska

[Occ. military, troupes de la Marine]

[Genealogical notes – in French] Continue reading

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Allain m. Bond, Gaspe, Quebec | Evelyn in Montreal

Query from Leslie Allain Emond:

Seeking info on Honore Henri Alain and his wife Hortense Marie Bond, from Riviere au Renard. They married in 1865. They had 11 children. I am descended from their son Desire, born in 1867. Are there any descendents in Gaspe area?  Thank You!

 


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French-Canadian Pioneers: The Michauds of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Louise Michaut was also a Fille du Roi. She was a sister of the previously mentioned Francoise Michel Michau.

 

Florent (Flaurens) Michaud / Michau | Marguerite Samson

November 21st, 1725, Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. wigmaker] Continue reading

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