Quebec - Did you know?French Canadians have their own way of speaking French. That’s something that sets them apart from French people: they both speak the same language, but they speak it in completely differently ways. If you ask a Quebecer if he’s more British or French, it’s very likely you’ll get a different answer every time you ask. Quebec has been colonized by both, and has adopted some habits from each of their cultures.
Source: 6 Things You May Not Know About French Canadians (www.amontrealerabroad.com)
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She married Sebastien Nolet dit Larivière
26 October 1671
in Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
The couple had (at least) 1 child.
Sebastien Nolet dit Larivière
was born abt. 1646
in Luçon (Lucon), France
He died 15 April 1708
in Beaumont, Québec, Canada (St-Étienne-de-Beaumont)
Jeanne Auger died 18 October 1735
in Beaumont, Québec, Canada (St-Étienne-de-Beaumont).
"The filles du roi, or King's Daughters, were some 770 women who arrived in the colony of New France (Canada) between 1663 and 1673, under the financial sponsorship of King Louis XIV of France. Most were single French women and many were orphans. Their transportation to Canada and settlement in the colony were paid for by the King. Some were given a royal gift of a dowry of 50 livres for their marriage to one of the many unmarried male colonists in Canada. These gifts are reflected in some of the marriage contracts entered into by the filles du roi at the time of their first marriages.
The filles du roi were part of King Louis XIV's program to promote the settlement of his colony in Canada. Some 737 of these women married and the resultant population explosion gave rise to the success of the colony. Most of the millions of people of French Canadian descent today, both in Quebec and the rest of Canada and the USA (and beyond!), are descendants of one or more of these courageous women of the 17th century. "
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1671 Marriage / Partner Jeanne Auger and Sebastien Nolet dit Larivière 26 October 1671, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1672 - Comte de Frontenac becomes governor general of New France, later quarrelling frequently with the intendant and the bishop.
1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession) Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the French. History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd. -
Death 18 October 1735 Beaumont, Québec, Canada (St-Étienne-de-Beaumont)
Added: 6/23/2015 1:40:15 PM
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