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The Landrys | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

Caraquet history

 

Alexis Landry (son of Jean Landry and Claire LeBlanc of Grand-pre, Acadia) and his wife Marie Theriault (daughter of Jean Theriault and Madeleine Bourg, also Acadians) are one of the foremost early pioneer couples of Caraquet. They had been married in 1744.

This couple had many children:

  • Anselme (m. Marie Brideau, daughter of Louis Brideau and Marie-Therese Thomas),
  • Anne (m. Pierre Thibodeau), Agathe (m. Joseph Dugas, son of Charles Dugas and Anne Leblanc),
  • Pierre (m. Marguerite Allain, daughter of Louis Allain and Anne Legere),
  • Francois (m. Adelaide Bourg, daughter of Joseph Bourg and Catherine Comeau),
  • Thadee (m. Madeleine Legere, daughter of Olivier Legere and Marie Joseph Hebert and then Marie Cormier, widow of Alexandre Godin)),
  • Joseph (m. Marie Legere, daughter of Olivier Legere and Marie-Joseph Hebert and then Marguerite Pinet, widow of Pierre Theriault),
  • Rosalie
  • Remi (m. Charlotte Doiron).

 

 


Note: Les Familles de Caraquet has the following Landry family pictures: Daniel Landry (1849-1926), son of Daniel Landry, pg. 273],   [Bruno Landry, son of Lazare Landry and his wife Luce Cormier, daughter of Paul Cormier, pg. 273],   Emma Landry, daughter of Adolphe Landry anther husband Col. Louis-Cyriac Daigle, pg. 273],   [Jean-Louis Landry, son of Elie Landry, and his wife Adeline Paulin, pg. 279],   [Johnnie Landry (b.1867), Victorian Landry (born 1861), both children of Jean-Louis Landry],   [Pascal Landry (1816-1894), son of Michel Landry, pg. 283],   Marguerite Landry (1841-1910, daughter of Michel Landry, wife of Philias Blanchard, pg.263],  [Auguste Landry (b.1815, son of Augustin Landry, pg.283], Elisabeth Landry (1849-1911, daughter of Ephrem Landry, wife of Michel Cormier, pg. 283], [Hughes Landry, pg. 255].


 

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Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: New Brunswick Pioneers

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

 

External Links

Landrys in the 1881 Census – Croquette 

Landrys in the 1901 Census – Gloucester

Landries in the 1901 Census – Gloucester 

 

 

 


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

 

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The Doirons | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

 

Zacharie Doiron was the son of Charles Doiron and Madeleine Thibodeau of Port Royal, Acadia. He married Anne LeVicaire (daughter of Pierre LeVicaire and Francoise Rousseau) about 1770  and together they had a very large family. Continue reading

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The Carons | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

 

Marcel Caron and his first wife Rosalie Vicq were the earliest Caraquet Carons. Marcel was from the Jersey Islands. He was a blacksmith and tinsmith. The couple were married in 1886. Marcel next married Marie Paulin (daughter of Gervais Paulin and Marie Doiron). In 1881 he was living with his family in the home of Gervais H. Lanteigne and a fellow Jersey Islander by the name of John Lloyd. he later became the owner of what had been the English school and turned it into a home.

 

Marcel Caron and Rosalie Vicq’s children were:

  • Georges Josue
  • Anne Louise (m.1901, Andre Arsenault, son of Vital Arsenault and Louise Ferguson)
  • Marie Josephine Aimee (d.1886)
  • Leontine F. Lanteigne (adopted daughter) (m. 1921Elie H. Cormier, son of Honore Cormier and Charlotte Doiron)

 

 


Note: Les Familles de Caraquet has the following Caron family pictures: [Marcel Caron and wife Marie Doiron, Anne Caron, Leontine Lanteigne, pg. 63]


 

 

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Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

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Carons in the 1901 Census – Gloucester

NB Vital Records – Carons in Gloucester 

 

 

 

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The Beaulieus | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

Caraquet Pioneers

 

Olivier Beaulieu was probably from Kamouraska (Quebec) and is believed to have been  A fisherman. These Beaulieus descend from three marriages: Olivier Beaulieu and his first wife Marguerite Laviolette, and second wife Scholastique Mallet, daughter of Jean Mallet and Anne Gionet) and his third wife Henriette Martin (previously married to Pierre Allaire). Continue reading

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The Beaudins | Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families established the different surnames found  in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

Pioneers of Croquet

 

There are two couples who were the first Beaudins of Caraquet. They are Alexis Beaudin who married Salomee Lanteigne (daughter of Eloi Lanteigne and Marie-Blanche Arsenault) and his brother Pierre Beaudin who married Henriette Hebert (daughter of Joseph Hebert and Anne Chiasson). Fidele Theriault says that both brothers are believed to have been the sons of Pierre Beaudin and Marie Methot of Anse-du-Cap, Grande-Riviere, Quebec.

 

Alexis Beaudin and Salomee Lanteigne (daughter of Eloi Lanteigne and Marie-Blanche Arsenault, were married in 1845. They settled in L’Anse-du-Cap, Perce. Their children were

  • Marie-Heloise
  • Christine (m.1874, Pierre Frigault, formerly married to Genevieve Noel). Pierre Frigault and Christine Beaudin had the following children:
    • Dorothee (m.1894, Bernard Power, son of Martin Power and Charlotte Gagnon of Pokemouche)
    • Marie Salomee
    • Elisabeth (m. 1902, Joseph Hebert, son of Severe Hebert and Agnes Chiasson)
    • Marie (m. 1902, Georges-Henri Hebert, daughter of Lange Hebert and Souveraine Chiasson)
    • Joseph (m. 1916, Francoise Mallet, widow of Joseph L. Lanteigne)
    • Guillaume / Willie (m. 1916, Ursule Chiasson, duaghter of Honore Chiasson and Leocadie Paulin)
    • Alexandre (m .Clementine Noel and then (m. Petronille Noel) and then (m. Emma Laurie)
  • Eloi (d.1856)

 

Pierre Beaudin and Henriette Hebert, daughter of Joseph Hebert and Anne Chiasson, were married about 1845.  Their children were:

  • Severe
  • Esther
  • Zozime
  • Israel
  • Joseph (m. 1886, Marie Lanteigne, widow of Joseph Chiasson)
  • Marie-Anne
  • Philomene
  • Rose-Anne (m. Augustin LeBouthillier, son of Irenee LeBouthillier and Virginie Lanteigne)

 

 


  • Notes: Mgr Donat Robichaud Genealogical and Historical Research Collection (FR):  [Beaudin, Louise,1956 Louise Beaudin, wife of Gervais Lanteigne, died on November 13th at the age of 88 years, at her daughter Josephine’s home in Nigadoo. Josephine is Mrs. Normand Boudreau). Children: Marianne (Mrs. Cleophas Doucet of Nigadoo), Amanda (Mrs. Philippe Legereof Caraquet), Donna (Mrs. Leo Ouellet of Sept-Iles). Two sons: Alexis of Carawuet, Charles of St. Etienne of Restigouche, Four adopted children: Roland, Therese, Gerard Doiron and Cyrianne (mrs. Augustin Lanteigne). An adoptive daughter is deceased. All these children are from her first marriage with Joseph Doiron.]    [Baudin,1900, Miscou. Warning: Everyone who has wood on my land is asked to remove it within 30 days, at which point the wood will be sold by public auction to pay the rent and other expenses. Joseph A. Baudin, Miscou Harbor, New Brunswick]   [Beaudin, Frank Mrs , Maiden name Emilie Chiasson,1951, Havre de Miscou, died on September 12th at the age of 67 years after a ten year illness. Widowed four years ago. Leave behind five daughters: Eva Beaudin (Mrs. Gustave Duguay), where she lived, Florence Beaudin (Mrs. Nick Corenci of Montreal), Cecilia Beaudin (Mrs. Robert Wilson of Ontario), Veronique (Montreal), Georgina Beaudin (Mrs. Francis Rail of Rollet, Quebec), Also leaves five sons: Joseph and Henri Beaudin of Miscou, Paul Beaudin, Leon Beaudin, Alcide Beaudin, Francis Beaudin. Sisters: Genevieve Chiasson (Mrs. Jos Lanteigne), Victoria Chiasson (Mrs. Alex Ward), Alexia, Veronique (Mrs. Willie Stewart, Ontario)’ Lorette Chiasson (Mrs. Boudreau of Bathurst), and brothers: Henri and Abraham Chiasson of Petite-Riviera), Joseph Chiasson of St. Isidore), Jean And Leon Chiasson of the United States and Noe Chiasson of Ontario]

 

 

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Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: New Brunswick Pioneers

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Beaudins of Quebec

 

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Beaudins in the 1901 Census – Gloucester

NB Vital Records – Beaudins in Gloucester County 

 

 


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families established the different surnames found  in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. If you don’t have access to the book you can contact me for extra information by leaving a comment underneath this post.

 

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The Alberts | Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”. His book is in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. For additional information including precise dates and following generations, please leave your questions in a comment box below.

 

 

Gabriel Albert‘s precise origin is unknown but it is believed that he descended from the The Alberts of Quebec and that he was just one of a group of Quebec fishermen who came to fish in Chaleurs Bay. He said to have lived in Pabos before settling in Caraquet (Source: P. Gallant, Les Registres). Continue reading

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Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: New Brunswick Pioneers

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

 

These micro posts present the first generation of each of the families that established the different surnames found in Caraquet, New Brunswick. Most of the information is drawn from Fidele Theriault’s genealogical dictionary “Les Familles de Caraquet”.  His book is written in French and offers a lot more information including family trees of the first generations (with precise dates)  and in many cases explanations of how the first pioneers arrived in Caraquet and other fascinating anecdotes. Continue reading

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