Perche, region of emigration to Quebec in the 17th century
Ancestry of Madonna, a direct descendant of the pioneer
Julien Fortin, through her mother's line
Ancestry of Celine Dion, a direct descendant of the pioneer
Jean Guyon, through her father's line
Justin Bieber's French-Canadian roots
Camilla Parker-Bowles, from Perche to the British royal family...
Ryan Gosling, his father is of part French-Canadian descent.
Angelina Jolie, her French-Canadian ancestors
On the road to the French ancestors of Jack Kerouac
Even if the Percherons represent only 4% of the French immigrants to Canada in the 17th and the 18th centuries,
most of the French-Canadians have Percheron blood.
perche-quebec.com describes the adventure of those immigrants to Quebec coming from Perche
who were one of the first to settle in Quebec in the 17th century.
They had a prolific descent. The families with more than ten children were very frequent.