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Michigan voyageurs

from the notary book of Samuel Abbott, Mackinac Island 1807-1817


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Published by Detroit Society for Genealogical Research in Detroit .
Written in English

  • Québec (Province),
  • Canada,
  • Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island),
  • Michigan,
  • Mackinac Island (Island)
    • Subjects:
    • French-Canadians -- Genealogy.,
    • Fur trade -- Michigan -- Mackinac Island (Island) -- History -- Sources.,
    • Québec (Province) -- Genealogy.,
    • Canada -- Genealogy.,
    • Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island) -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by Donna Valley Russell.
      ContributionsAbbott, Samuel, d. 1851., Russell, Donna Valley.
      LC ClassificationsCS88.Q4 M53 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination49 p. :
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3512326M
      ISBN 100943112028
      LC Control Number82072729

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The voyageurs (French: [vwajaʒœʁ] (); lit. '"travelers"') were French Canadians who engaged in the transporting of furs by canoe during the fur trade emblematic meaning of the term applies to places (New France, including the Pays d'en Haut and the Pays des Illinois) and times (primarily in the 18th and early 19th centuries) where transportation of materials was mainly.

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