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French Canadian Pioneers: The St. Germains of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

 

Antoine St. Germain / Vicque  | Marie-Gabrielle Laroche

October 26th, 1734 Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. master baker] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Leforts of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Antoine Lefort | Marie Doyon

February 9th, 1666, Chateau-Richer 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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Vintage Postcard: Sorel, Quebec

This is a vintage (ca.1906), b/w postcard of the rue du-Roi in Sorel, Quebec

Sorel rue du-Roi

Reverse of Postcard of Sorel, Quebec

Sorel Reverse

Addressee:

Miss E Neumann, 83 Beaumont St., Brooklyn, N.Y., N.Y.

Message:

Sunday 8-9-26

Hello Elizabeth, We made Sorel by 7 PM. I called Albert on the phone and wanted us to come to Drummondville but we stayed at the Sorel Hotel. We saw Drummondville lose a tough game 3 to 2. The game went 10 inings. Firoud picked for Drummonville. We got your letter tonight and we regret that you couldn’t come because we are staying at a pretty classy dump and we have twin beds. Joe & Gir…

Soreltruck


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