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The Laroques | 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  🙂

 

Pioneers of Shippegan Lameque Miscou - The Laroque family

 

The first Laroques in Shippegan were Honore Laroque (son of Michel Larocque and Brigitte Mallet) and Marthe Stibre. Their children included:

  • Rachel,
  • Hortense,
  • Gaspard (m. Marie Hache, daughter of Octave Hache and Anastasie Chiasson),
  • Philorome,
  • Honore (m. Louise Hache, daughter of Octave Hache and Natalie Chiasson),
  • Adolphe,
  • Marie (m. William Ward, son of William Ward and Marie Bezeau),
  • Felix,
  • Alexandrine,
  • Joseph (m. Justine Chiasson, daughter of Fidele Chiasson and Adeline Duke).

 

Related Posts

French Canadian Pioneers: The Larocques of Quebec

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Lameque, Miscou and Shippegan

The Chiassons of Shippegan

Index: New Brunswick Pioneers

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

 

Was Francois Larocque a Native? | Evelyn in Montreal

Restigouche (QC) Census Native Surnames | Mi’gmaq

Native/First Peoples/Metis Marriages of Eastern Canada | B – Bellefleur

Native/First Peoples/Metis Marriages of Eastern Canada | D – Delisle

Native/First Peoples/Metis Marriages of Eastern Canada | WH – X/Y/Z

 

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy & History

 

 

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The Doirons | 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  🙂

 

Doiron first settlers in Chaleurs Bay - Shippegan

 

The Doirons were relatively late settlers in Shippegan. You can read some historical notes about their ancestors in The Doirons | Pioneers of Caraquet.

Jean -Baptiste Doiron (son of Adrien Doiron and  Domitilde Lanteigne) and Agnes Chiasson (daughter of Prospere Chiasson and Madeleine Caissie) were married on October 18th, 1875.

They had the following children:

  • Joseph Aime (m.1904,  Agnes Chiasson, daughter of Honore Chiasson and Virginie Brideau)
  • Andre (m. 1906, Henriette Duguay, daughter of Osias Duguay and Charlotte Goupil)
  • Marie Clarisse
  • Vital (m. 1907, Marie Robichaud, adopted daughter of George F. Robichaud and Marie Duke)
  • Jean-Baptiste (m. 1910, Aurelie Duelos, formerly married )
  • Michel (m. Melvina Doiron, daughter of Joseph Alfred Doiron and Justine Doiron).

 


Notes: Mgr Donat Robichaud Genealogical and Historical Research Collection (FR): [Doiron, Mrs. Wilfred, 1957, Investigation into the drowning of J. Ozaire Gionet of Bas-Caraquet last June 27th, at 54 years old, by falling off of the Shippagan quay. Five daughters: Lubina (Mrs. Wilfred Doiron of St. Saver, Marcelline (Mrs. Robert Belliveau of Shellac), Cecile (Mrs. Edgar chiasson of Morais Office), Malvina of Morais Office]  [Doiron, Jean-Baptiste, 1952, 52 years old, formerly of Shippagan, now of Price, Quebec, found dead Saturday the 15th of November on the road for Inkerman, one mile from Shippagan. Alexandre Hebert found him and brought him to William Lumbsden’s home. The corner Dr Gauthier confirmed the death. Married, two children, veteran of two wars, leaves four brothers]


 

Related Posts

The Doirons | Pioneers of Caraquet 

Index: Lameque, Miscou and Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Main Index: New Brunswick Genealogy and History

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy & History

 

External Links

Doirons in the 1881 Census – Shippegan 

Doirons in the 1901 Census – Gloucester 

 

 

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