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The Aylwards | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Aylward founding family of Shippegan | New Brunswick Genealogy


The first Aylward in Shippegan was the Irishman Michael Aylward who married Elisabeth Doucet. You can find more extensive information on the whole lineage in my previous post – The Irish Aylwards of Shippagan, New Brunswick.  Here is the first generation: Marguerite (m. John Witzell), John (m. Virginie Duguay), Sylvanus (m. Prudente  David), William (m. Natalie David, daughter of Francois David and Francoise Mallet), Joseph (m. Genevieve Roussel), Patrick, Peter (m. Angele Duguay and then Romaine Plourde), Jeanne Judith (m. Isidore Gagnon and then Abraham Thompson, son of Martin Thompson and Brigitte Mazerolle).


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 Roussels of Shippegan

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