Barth Lemy Joliette

Barth Lemy Joliette

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Barth lemy Joliette was a notary, businessman, seigneur and political figure in Lower Canada and Canada East. He was born Barth lemy Jolliet at Montmagny in 1789, a descendant of the explorer Louis Jolliet. After his father's death, his mother remarried and he grew up in L'Assomption. He articled as a notary with his uncle, Joseph- douard Faribault, was qualified to practice in 1810 and set up practice in L'Assomption. Joliette served as a captain in the local militia during the War of 1812. In 1813, he married Charlotte Lanaudi re, daughter of Charles-Gaspard Tarieu de Lanaudi re and received as dowry part of the seigneury of Lavaltrie. He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Lower Canada for Leinster in March 1820; however, parliament was dissoved shortly afterwards and he did not run in the election that followed later that yearshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134913049
  • 9786134913041