In this episode, Susan McNelley, author of Hélène’s World: Hélène Desportes of Seventeenth-Century Québec, rejoins us for a more in-depth look at two themes covered in her book: ‘Survival’ and ‘Relationship with the Natives.’ It’s a fascinating look at social history from that time period in Nouvelle France.
Also, did you think all your French-Canadian ancestral lines originated in France? You might be surprised to discover your people came from elsewhere. Language Tip #33 will give you clues to national origins.
Join us for another packed episode, and be sure to check out the show notes at www.maplestarsandstripes.com/33.