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 Marie-Anne <I>Gaboury</I> Lagimodière

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Marie-Anne Gaboury Lagimodière

Settler. She was the wife of the fur trader Lagimodiere and went west with him, the first European woman in the Canadian West, settling for a time in Red River. She gave birth in the Red River Valley to the first white baby in Western Canada, Reine, in 1807. She was also the grandmother of Louis Riel.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 17403349
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marie-Anne Gaboury Lagimodière (2 Aug 1780–14 Dec 1875), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17403349, citing Saint Boniface Cathedral Cemetery, Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .