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I am researching the following names all of whom originated from France. I would appreciate any information that people have about these lines. I mostly need birthdates and death dates. I am willing to share information.

01. Pepin dit Lachance.
They settled on L'Isle d'Orlean and then in
St Edouard comte de Lotbiniere, PQ

02. Colombe dit Coulombe.
They settled on L'Isle d'Orlean and to
St Edouard,Lotbiniere, PQ

03. Cottu dit Coutu.
They first settled in St Sulpice and on to
St Cleophas de Brandon, PQ

04. Guay dit Castonguay
They first settled in the Quebec City area and on to
St Edouard, Lotbiniere, PQ

05. Houde dit Desrochers
They settled on L'Isle d'Orlean
then on to St Edouard, Lotbiniere, PQ

06. Dubeau
Settled on L'Isle d'Orlean
and finally settled in Ste Elisabeth, PQ

07. Houry/Aure dit Laferriere
They settled in Champlain
then on to Ste Elisabeth, PQ

08. Lavigne dit Tessier
Settled in Pointes aux
Trembles then on to St Felix de Valois, PQ

09. Hubert dit Lacroix dit Hubert
They first settled in Montreal.
They were contractors and moved with the jobs.
They were in many parishes in southern Quebec and
into the nothern USA making them hard to trace.
Many seem to have finally settled in the Valleyfield area.

10. Chatigny dit Lepine dit Chatigny
They were also contractors who settled on L'Ile d'Orlean
then on to the Montreal region and the USA.
Many seem to be around the Valleyfield area.

11. Gariepy
Settled in the Lechenaie area and then roamed the
southern PQ and northern USA area. They also seem to
have mostly settled in the Valleyfield area.
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Updated September 6, 2000


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