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The Bulgers | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

This is a series of micro posts about the pioneers of Shippagan in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. Each post is organized around initial information from Msg. Donat Robichaud’s Le Grand Chipagan: Histoire de Shippagan, supplemented with genealogical data from F. Theriault’s Les Families de Caraquet and is now being gradually enriched with information from other sources. These are mostly French-language sources and some aren’t easily available, so if you need more information please leave your questions in a comment box below  🙂


The Shippegan Bulgers descend from Patrick Bulger (believed to be the son of Michael Bulger of Pokemouche) and his wife Louise (Ludivine Divine) Duguay (daughter of Francois Duguay and Madeleine Chapados).

Their children included:

  • Marie Rose (m. Prosper Berton, son of Julien Berton and Madeleine Gionais),
  • Marie,
  • Patrice,
  • Richard (m. Sara Mallais),
  • Charles (m. Clotilde Mallet),
  • Tharsile (m. ? , Mallet),
  • Theotiste (m. Clement Gautreau, son of Isaac Gautreau and Charlotte Comeau).


Related Posts

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Lameque, Miscou and Shippegan

Index: New Brunswick Pioneers

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History



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