Posted By:Peter Frisch
Subject:Re: FRERE HABITATION - 1788
Post Date:September 02, 2000 at 08:55:19
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Forum:Haiti Genealogy Forum
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The "habitation Frères" as it was spelled in french is today part of a sprawling neighborhood of the city of Petion-Ville (part of greater Port-au-Prince). In the late 1800's, it was the property of haitian president BOISROND CANAL. Habitation Frères was a sugar plantation during colonial times and after the independance produced sugar cane for rhum manufacturing.

I am not aware if there is any descendants of the Frères family living in Haiti today.