Early Portuguese Immigrants in British Columbia - Joe Flores (Bettencourt)

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Joseph Bettencourt. Joseph Bettencourt. He was born in Flores Azores and he later changed his name to Jos Flores. He had a twin brother called Charlie. He arrived in Canada when he was 16 years old. On November 30, 1886 he married Marguerite Kwitkwitlinak in Kamloops, BC. They had the following children: Jimmy, Johnnie, Joe, Manuel, Maria, Bill, Frank, Kathern (spelling?) Louis. Source: http://genforum.genealogy.com/bettencourt/messages/97.html

He settled in the Fraser Valley. http://genforum.genealogy.com/bettencourt/messages/77.html