The story behind Avenue Juchereau

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Antoine Juchereau Duchesnay was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Lower Canada from 1792 to 1806. (Painting by François Baillairgé, circa 1800)

Avenue Juchereau is named in honour of Antoine Juchereau Duchesnay (1740-1806), the sixth seigneur of the Manoir de Beauport and the son of Antoine Juchereau Duchesnay and Marie Françoise Chartier de Lotbinière.