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The habitant, his origin and history

Alfred D. DeCelles

The habitant, his origin and history

by Alfred D. DeCelles

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Published by Glasgow, Brook & Co. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farmers -- Canada -- History -- 18th century,
  • Canadians, French-speaking.,
  • Habitants -- Canada.,
  • Québec (Province) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred D. Decelles.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 72893
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (63 fr.)
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17477242M
    ISBN 10066572893X

    Change is what moves us, not what stops us. Don’t fear what’s to come, just remember where you want to go. Nobody knows what the future will bring, but you can rest assured th. habitant (n.) late 15c., "a dweller, a resident," from Old French habitant, abitant "inhabitant," from noun use of Latin habitantis, genitive plural of habitans, present participle of habitare "to live, inhabit, dwell," frequentative of habere "to have, to hold, possess" (from PIE root *ghabh-"to give or receive"). Specific meaning "a native Canadian of French descent" attested by ; it was.

    Origin: The phrase originally meant ‘swift and brutal murder’, and was first used in Macbeth. Macduff utters the words on hearing of the death of his wife and children. Habitant definition is - inhabitant, resident. How to use habitant in a sentence.

    You can see how Habitant families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Habitant family name was found in the UK in In there were 2 Habitant families living in London. This was % of all the recorded Habitant's in the UK. London had the highest population of Habitant .   The Vikings were a group of Scandinavian seafaring warriors who left their homelands from around A.D. to the 11th century, and raided coastal towns. .


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Covering the populations of Canada, the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean, including two essays on the Amerindian population, this volume takes advantage of considerable recent 4/5(1). Habitants (French:) were French settlers and the inhabitants of French origin who farmed the land along the two shores of the St.

Lawrence River and Gulf in what the. Habitant, independent landowner who farmed properties in New France in the 17th and 18th centuries.

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You should use inhabitant. It's more common and it's probably the word you want to use in most cases. Habitant can mean the same thing as inhabitant, but it also has a completely different (and more specific) meaning: a Canadian farmer with French origins.

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Definition for habitant (2 of 2). a French settler in Canada or Louisiana, or a descendant of one, especially a farmer.

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(ˈhæbɪtənt, French abitɑ̃) a. an early French settler in Canada or Louisiana, esp a small farmer. a descendant of these settlers, esp a farmer. Collins English Dictionary.

An Independent Landowner. In 17th- and 18th-century New France, habitants were independent landowners who established a homestead. Their status came with certain privileges and obligations. For example, during the colony’s early years, only habitants had the right to small-scale fur trading.

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