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Portneuf Family Name

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The name has French origins possibly originating with the marriage of Jean Baptiste Portneuf and Marie Anne Abenaki, whose daughter was baptized at Sorel in 1748. He was probably a French officer that served with Abenaki companies during the Colonial Wars.


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