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From: Alain Gariépy <>
Subject: Re: [QUEBEC] Salary of Emigrants under Contract ?
Date: Tue, 22 May 2001 22:37:34 -0400
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Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2001 3:57 PM
Subject: [QUEBEC] Salary of Emigrants under Contract ?
> Hi Quebec List,
> I read that an ancestor contracted in France to go to Quebec for 3 years
> at a salary of 80 pounds.
Salary was usually for each year. I have seen five years contract.
Denomination was livres tournois.
> Would that have been a monthly or an annual amount? Surely not for the
> whole 3 years?
> Also, would the emigrant likely get free transport to Quebec?
Transport return trip was paid by the one who hired
> Then, when in Quebec, would he/she usually be provided with room and/or
Board was paid by the one who hired
> Thank you for your help with this.
> Joe.. in Calif.
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