Category Archives: Great Lakes

The summation and a brief history of New France

The summation and a brief history of New France as a backdrop to my lineage of the Beaugrands Nouvelle-France was the area colonized by France with the exploration by Jacques Cartier in 1534 and ending with the cession of New … Continue reading

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The Province of Quebec

  Treaty of Paris (1783) Lower Canada                                                Upper Canada The Province of Quebec It is and was … Continue reading

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