Born in the early 17th century, Pierre Coupal, dit Lareine, came from Arrênes(!?), near Limoges in France. Soldier in the Compagnie de Ramezay he came to New France and, after demobilization, settled in Saint-Philippe de Laprairie, near Montreal. Married to Marie Lapleine. His son Jean-Antoine Coupal married Marie Palin d'Abonville in Longueuil on January 22nd 1748. More info forthcoming if this is what your looking for.