Monthly Archives: November 2013

Dit Names – Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins

The “Dit” Names Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins I have been looking recently into why our first ancestor to Canada (around 1700) (for most of us Robineau’s) chose Desmoulins as is “nom de guerre” (Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins). I have several … Continue reading

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Leonel Robineau

Leonel Robineau (Son of Damasse) (Summary of his life – Will be updated as more information is found) Leonel Robineau was born in 1892, in Ripon Quebec and died in1964. He is apparently buried in the cemetery in Timmins Ontario. … Continue reading

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Rheal Robineau

  Joseph Gilbert Euclide Rheal Robineau was born on August 31, 1922 and died on February 26th 1944 in a bombing run over Augsburg Germany during WWII.  His parents were Leonel Robineau and Leda Robineau (Mallette). This is a short … Continue reading

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Lavimodiere / Riel Connection

This is not a story about the Robineau Family.  While not directly in the Robineau tree it is close.   I like telling the story because my uncle Maurice had mentioned this link to Riel.  In fact Maurice is probably a … Continue reading

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