On Genealogy: Filles du roi – Descendants of Jeanne-Claude Boisandré

Most Canadians are familiar with the King's Daugther's/Filles du roi.  The Filles du roi, were some 770 women who arrived in the colony of New France (Canada) between 1663 and 1673, under the financial sponsorship of King Louis XIV of France. Most were single French women, many were orphans. Their transportation to Canada and settlement … Continue reading On Genealogy: Filles du roi – Descendants of Jeanne-Claude Boisandré

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