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Papineau, Louis-Joseph (1786–1871), politician in Canada, was born on 7 October 1786 in Montreal, Lower Canada, the eldest of the ten children of Joseph Papineau (1752–1841), a surveyor and notary, and his wife, Rosalie Cherrier. Papineau's great-grandfather settled in New France in the late seventeenth century, but the family remained comparatively humble until his father married into the influential ...