La Société des Filles du roi et soldats du Carignan, Inc.
 
Four 17th c French Emigrant Women
"Four 17th-C French Emigrant Women, Sailing Ship,"
AI image generated by Microsoft Designer, June 6, 2024

WELCOME TO THE SFRSC

 

La Société des Filles du roi et soldats du Carignan, Corp. (SFRSC) --

a non-profit corporation dedicated to these women and men who played a major role in the growth and settlement of New France.

 

If you have French-Canadian ancestry you are likely to have one or more King’s Daughters (Filles du roi) or Carignan soldiers among your ancestors. In fact, you might find that your ancestral lines include many of these women and men! 

 

You are invited to explore these pages to learn more about these pioneer seventeenth-century emigrants from France. We also provide links to other genealogical resources for those with French-Canadian ancestry. Our aim is to support individuals in their efforts to explore their family history through research and in their use of sound genealogical practices. 

 

Introducing a new feature of Sent by the King
The official journal of La Société des Filles du roi et soldats du Carignan, Corp. (SFRSC)
 
Click here to see the new feature and the table of contents from the Spring 2024 edition of our society's journal, which is published twice a year. All previously published editions are available to members in the Members Only section of the website. 
 
You'll find other articles published in previous years in the More About Our Ancestors section of our website and available to the general public.
 

 

Les Fêtes de la Nouvelle-France, Quebec City, 2011

Photo by S. McNelley, used with permission

 

We are a French-Canadian Heritage Association.

Individuals who submit proof of their connection to one of the Filles du roi and or Carignan soldiers become full members and receive a beautiful certificate recognizing their descent from one of the King’s Daughters and/or soldiers. It is also possible to enroll as an Associate Member without the requirement of submitting proof of lineage. All members receive our highly acclaimed bi-annual journal. Click on the Membership links in the Side Bar to learn more about the benefits of joining and for application forms.