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Passenger lists from france to Canada

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Re: Passenger lists from france 1700 to 1800's

Posted: 5 May 2007 11:19PM GMT
Classification: Query
If I am not mistaken, Les Filles du Roi came in different waves of immigration. In each wave they came from different parts of society. Many came from fine families who put down ample dowries for their daughters' new lives, including the one I descend from.I don't know where that prostitute rumour started...
Thank you for the information regarding New France being a penal colony-even if for a short few years. In all the historical research I have done, I had never come across this nugget of information.Certainly something they did not wish to advertise,unlike Australia.
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Louise Hopkins 9 Oct 2000 2:49PM GMT 
isabelle 21 Oct 2000 7:18AM GMT 
Louise Hopkins 21 Oct 2000 3:27PM GMT 
jim bunting 24 Oct 2000 6:15AM GMT 
Louise Hopkins 24 Oct 2000 11:07AM GMT 
Bretonne 25 Apr 2002 8:23PM GMT 
congir 6 May 2007 5:19AM GMT 
Bretonne 6 May 2007 1:48PM GMT 
congir 6 May 2007 6:12PM GMT 
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