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The Robichauds | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Robichaud Genealogy | Founding family of Shippegan


Jean Baptiste Robichaud (son of Joseph Robichaud and Claire Leblanc) and Felicity Cyr (daughter of Jean Cyr and Marie Josephte Hebert) founded the Robichaud line in Shippegan. They were Acadian refugees who had ended up in St-Malo (Bretagne, France) and who were then able to make their way back to Prince Edward Island (Canada) on one of Robin’s ships.

Jean- Baptiste (m. Theotiste Savoie), Joseph, Claire (m. Jean-Baptiste Leger, son of Oliver Leger and Josephte Hebert, then Mathurin Landry, son of Anselme Landry and Marie Bride), Modeste (m. Tranquille Blanchard), Anastasie (m. Joseph Savoie). Luce, David (m. Rebecca Savoie and then Venerande Losier), Vincent, Paul, Leon (m. Blanche Dugas), Charlotte (m. Edouard Savoie, son of Joseph Savoie and Madeleine Bijeau), Julie (m. Ephrem Fred Blanchard and then Moise Godin, Sophie, Luc, Augustin (m. Marie Rose Chiasson, daughter of Nicolas Chiasson and Genevieve Gionet).


Notes: This series of posts is based on information found in Le Grand Chipagan: Histoire de Shippagan by Donat Robichaud, and will be gradually supplemented with information  from Fidele Theriault’s Les Families de Caraquet and other sources.


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The Landrys of Shippegan

The Leblancs of Shippegan

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