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  • Gabriel Joyal (1871 - 1935)
    GABRIEL JOYAL (OTHERWISE GABRIEL JOYEL) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Death of his daughter Josephine Gabriel Joyal reported the death of his daughter Jose...
  • Michael Falardeau (c.1805 - c.1851)
    MICHAEL FALARDEAU (floruit c. 1805-51) Hudson's Bay Company Servant: Middleman at Fort Vancouver and the Thompson River Post, 1827-40, Boute at the Thompson River Post, 1840-45, Boute and Middleman a...
  • Mathilde Kounkounamilrken (1851 - 1948)
    MATHILDE KOUNKOUNAMILRKEN is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Canadian Federal Census 1881 Mathildie Kounkounamilrken, and her husband, Louis Falardeau, together...
  • Louis Falardeau (1836 - d.)
    LOUIS FALARDEAU is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Louis Falardeau is the son of Michael Falardeau, and his wife, Genie (Otherwise Jenny Lucy). He was born at Kam...
  • Chief Elie Larue (1872 - 1943)
    CHIEF ELI LARUE (1872-1943) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Chief Eli Larue is the son of Abraham Larue (Otherwise Brem Larue) and his wife Marie [British Colu...

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About Canada

Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean. Canada is the world's second-largest country by total area, and its common border with the United States is the world's longest land border.

The land that is now Canada has been inhabited for millennia by various Aboriginal peoples. Beginning in the late 15th century, British and French colonial expeditions explored, and later settled, the region's Atlantic coast. France ceded nearly all of its colonies in North America to the United Kingdom in 1763 after the French and Indian War, which was essentially the North American theatre of the Seven Years' War. In 1867, with the union of three British North American colonies through Confederation, Canada was formed as a federal dominion of four provinces. This began an accretion of provinces and territories and a process of increasing autonomy, culminating in the Canada Act 1982.

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