Re: Peter LaPorte and his wife Lena
ALways glad to fill in information for my "cousins" when I can.The following is from the descendants database of the World Association of Laportes and St. Georges (Montreal based).
Peter (Pierre) Laporte born Feb. 11, 1884 St. Thomas, Quebec.His siblings: Anthime, Clara, Jeremie, Marie, Pierre Gilbert and Rose Anne.The parents: Jeremie Laporte and Marguerite Charbonneau as you say.They were married Sept. 26, 1871 St. Thomas.Jeremie's parents Michel Laporte and Emilie Caisse also as you say.They were married July 8, 1845 Lanoraie, Quebec.Michel's parents Michel Laporte and Paulette Hypolite Laperche-St-Jean (m. Jan. 10, 1814 St.Paul, Que.).Michel's parents Francois Laporte dit St. Georges and Anne Jarret-Beauregard (m. May 4, 1778 L'Assomption, Que.).Francois parents Joseph Laporte and Jeanne Soulieres (m. Nov. 3, 1729 St. Sulpice, Que.).Joseph's parents Pierre Laporte and Marie-Anne Han-Chausse (m. July 27, 1703 Notre Dame de Montreal, Que.).Pierre's parents Jacques de le Porte dit St. Georges and Nicole Duchesne.
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