Category Archives: Genealogy Research

Simon Robineau and Anne Robineau (Larcher)

The saga starts with a marriage contract dated February 1710.  One of my early finds in genealogy was the marriage contract between Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins and Louise Baron. I was able to find the contract at the “Bibliotheque et … Continue reading

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Leda Malette – My Grandmother

Leda Robineau (Malette) was my grandmother.  She was born in about 1895, in Ripon (Labelle) Quebec.  She married Leonel Robineau in 1914 in Montpelier , Quebec.  She died in February 1969. In the 1911 census, these were the family members … Continue reading

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Rheal Robineau – War Hero

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 … Continue reading

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Dit Names – Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins

The “Dit” Names Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins My first ancestor to Nouvelle France was Michel Robineau dit Desmoulins.  He arrived around 1700. More about him late but first I wanted to focus on the “dit” name.  Why was Michel Robineau … Continue reading

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