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The Dumaresques | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan


The first Dumaresq in Shippagan was an Anglican from Jersey (Channel islands) by the name of Perry John Newton Dumaresq. He converted to Catholicism and married Delphine Arseneau of the Petit-Rocher Arsenault pioneers.

Their children included: Louisa (m. M. Arseneau), Mary Ann,  Sarah, Francis (m. Suzanne Leger), Elisabeth (m. Guillaume Robichaud, son of Dosithe Robichaud and Cecile LeBlanc), Mary (m. Peter Robichaud), Philomene (m. Charles Robichaud), Joseph (m. Helen Duke), Harriet (religious sister), Helene, Blanche (m. Bobby Bowes), Sophia.



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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January 29, 2019 - Posted by | .

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