French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan
P.O. Box 1900, Royal Oak, 48068-1900
French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan
The French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan (FCHSM) was organized in 1980 as an educational, historical, cultural, and genealogical non-profit organization, committed to make people aware of the rich culture and history of French Canadians in North America. 
  • A subscription to Michigan’s Habitant Heritage (MHH), our quarterly journal, is included as part of an annual membership in FCHSM. 
  • In an effort to reach as many people as possible, all of our in-person meetings are free and open to the public. Pre Covid 19, our meetings were held at the Mt Clements Public Library; the Library is currently undergoing construcion.  Currently, we have been holding Zoom Meetings.  See our Meetings Page for our Meeting Schedule.
  • Our website provides historical and cultural information about New France, as well as Franch-Canadian settlements throughout the Great Lakes and Upper Mississippi Valley.
  • Our Facebook page is a closed Facebook Page – please visit and join our group by answering the three membership questions:
FCHSM Official Documents: As a 501(c)(3) organization, the Internal Revenue Service requires FCHSM to make the following documents and reports available to the public.  Click the following links to access these documents.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin, 1755 Map: Partie occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada pour servir à l’intelligence des affaires et l’état present en Amerique