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Garneau, François-Xavierlocked

(1809–1866)
  • James H. Lambert

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Garneau, François-Xavier (1809–1866), poet and historian of Canada, was born on 15 June 1809 at Quebec, Lower Canada, the eldest of the four children of François-Xavier Garneau (1781–1831), successively a saddler, carter, captain of a merchant schooner, and innkeeper, and Gertrude Amiot-Villeneuve (1781–1835)...

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