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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). Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The St-Martins of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: St. Martin + Adhemar, Agement, Andre, Azema, Babeu, Berton, Blais, Blay, Boucher, Boutet, Breton, Clavau, Demers, Georget, Juchereau, Lenfant, Lesourd, Lestringant, Lize, Maillot, Montabert, Rambert, Rodier, Sageot, Soulage LOCATIONS: Montreal, Quebec, Contrecoeur, St-Francois-Regis, Pointe-aux-Trembles

 

Alexandre-Joseph St-Martin / Lestringant | Madeleine-Louise Juchereau

September 1st, 1694, Montreal (Notre-Dame) Continue reading

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