Looking for any information linked to the following:
Jean Baptiste Carrier, b. April 28, 1781 in Ste-Famille, B, Quebec, Canada d. aft. Aft. 1858 in Ste-Julie, Quebec, Canada.He married Lizette Bonneau.I have no info on Lizette.Next generation was:
Louis Napoleon Carrieres b. October 24, 1829 in Varennes, Vercheres, Quebec, Canadad. May 14, 1900 in Holyoke, MA-USA.He married Thaise St. Germain Gauthier on November 03, 1858 in Ste-Famille, B., Quebec.She was b. abt. 1836 Canada(don't know where) d. March 01, 1906 in Holyoke, MA.
Next generation was:
Joseph Louis Napolean Carriere b. May 14, 1876St. Hyacinthe, Provence of Quebec, Canadad. January 26, 1937Holyoke, MA-USA.He married Exelia (went by: Lea) Marie Parent on June 22, 1915 at Sacred Heart Church, Northampton, Massachusetts.She was b. October 29, 1884 Williamsburg, Massachusettsd. May 19, 1952 in Holyoke, MA-USA.Next generation is my father:
Joseph Ernest Carriere, b. April 5, 1916.
This family (from photos I've seen) was very dark complected...dark eyes...small stature.Does anyone know if this is characteristic of Fr-Can's or could there be Native there?