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Champagne, Gregoire, Trudel | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

 

 

 

(loose translation)

Sister

Aurore Champagne Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Trudels of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Trudel + Thomas LOCATION: Quebec City | Beautiful antique painting of Quebec City and traditional ship and boats in the harbour

 

 

Jean Trudel | Marguerite Thomas

November 14th, 1655  Quebec (Notre-Dame)

[Occ.settler] Continue reading

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The Trudels | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan


This is a series of micro posts about the pioneers of Shippagan in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. Each post is organized around initial information from Msg. Donat Robichaud’s Le Grand Chipagan: Histoire de Shippagan, supplemented with genealogical data from F. Theriault’s Les Families de Caraquet and is now being gradually enriched with information from other sources. These are mostly French-language sources and some aren’t easily available, so if you need more information please leave your questions in a comment box below  🙂

 

The Trudels | Genealogy of founding families of Shippegan

 

The Shippegan Trudels came from the Trudels of St Gregoire de Nicolet (Quebec). Two Trudel brothers had become priests in Prince Edward Island and several of their relatives followed them. Eventually one of their sisters (Hortense) married a McNally and settled in Shippegan. Afterwards others followed including Camille Trudel who married Emilienne Poirier. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Vadeboncoeurs of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Vadeboncoeur + Alary, Auvray, Cheneau, Contant, Deguire, Imbeault, Landry, Lebeau, Leblanc, Lemaitre, Ondoyer, Paquet, Perillard, Plante, Sedilot dit Montreuil, Trudel LOCATIONS: Montreal, Les ecureuils in Donnaconna, Maskinonge, Boucherville, Rochefort, Quebec | Vintage postcard Montreal's Notre Dame Church

 

Fiacre Vadeboncoeur / Boileau | Madeleine Courcambec

February 21st, 1757, Montreal (Notre-Dame)

[Occ. mil., troupes de la Marine] Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Lefebvres of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers 

Index: Filles du Roi

 

Montreal Pioneers ca.1830 Lefebvre surname

 

Antoine Lefebvre / De La Barre | Marie Mandat

September 14th, 1645, Paris Continue reading

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