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The Ferrons (Ferrants) | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick


Antoine Ferron aka Ferrant was the son of Antoine Ferron and Genevieve Mahi of Charlesbourg, Normandy (France). After his first wife Marie Lebrasseur (daughter of Francois LeBrasseur and Louise Gauthier) died Antoine Ferron married Veronique Morais (daughter of Alexandre Morais and Marie Gionet).

Antoine Ferron and Veronique Morais had the following children: Amand aka Lamand (m. Aglae Lanteigne, daughter of Julien Lanteigne and Phoebee Doiron), Michel (married Celina  Hebert, daughter of Joseph Hebert and Rosalie Jean), Joseph (m. Suzanne Savoie, daughter of Jean Savoie and Marguerite Desroches), Antoine (m. Seraphie Doiron, daughter of Auguste Doiron and Seraphie Duguay), Pierre-Elias, Obeline (m. Michel Vienneau), Antoine aka Aime.




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Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History



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.







February 8, 2019 - Posted by | .

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