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The Roussels | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Roussel Genealogy | founding family of Shippegan, New Brunswick


The founding Roussels in Goulet were Simon Roussel (son of Didier Roussel and Madeleine Hache) who married Barbe Thebeau (daughter of Mathurin Thebeau and Catherine Duval) on February 21st, 1814.

Their children included: Basile (m. Sara Mallet)Anne, Lazare (m. Marie McGrath, daughter of Urbain McGrath and Euphorisme Brideau) and probably the Henri Roussel  who married Celanie or Melanie Pelagie Basque.


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


Related Posts

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Lameque, Miscou and Shippegan

The Mallets of Shippegan

The Roussels of Shippegan

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy & History





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