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Natives, French Canadians, Acadians

The Goupils | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Joseph Goupil (son of Joseph Goupil and his third wife Barbe Poulin, daughter of Louis Poulin and Helene Chiasson)  and his first wife Cordule Brideau had the following children: AnneEliseeDinaPierreCharlotte (m. Osias Duguay), TheotisteVictoire (m. Luc Lanteigne, son of Michel Lanteigne and Virginie Savoie). Joseph Goupil was the son of Joseph Goupil  and Madeleine Theriault dit Grandmaison of Quebec. He was the captain of a goblet (the Mary-Anne which travelled between Halifax, Labrador and Newfoundland. Continue reading

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The Godins | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

There are three early Godin couples in Shippegan Alexandre Godin (prob. the son of Pierre Godin  and Ann Robertson) and Anne DeGrace, Pierre Godin (son of Jean-Baptiste Godin and Rosalie Theriault) and Anne Robertson (daughter of James Robertson and Helene Morrison).  Continue reading

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The Chiassons | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

This line of Chiassons became pioneers all around the area including Shippegan, Miscou, Lameque and Caraquet. The Shippegan founding couple were Nicolas Chiasson (son of Joseph Chiasson and Anne Hache) and Genevieve Gionet Gionais (daughter of Francois Gionet and Marie LeVicaire who had arrived originally from Prince Edward Island and were married in Caraquet in 1784. The first mention of this couple in Shippegan is from 1809 when they occupied a piece of land in the centre of the village. There’s even a stream named after then called “Ruisseau a Nicolas” (Nicolas’ Stream). Continue reading

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The Paquets | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Jean Baptiste Paquet (son of Augustin Paquet and Catherine Tourangeau) was from St. Roch, Quebec. Jean Baptiste married Mary Marguerite Knowles (daughter of George Knowles of Norfolk, England and M. Marguerite Hudon dit Beaulieu and the couple arrived in Shippegan around 1837. Their children included: Herman, Joseph (m. Louise Delagarde, daughter of Charles Delagarde and Venerande Robichaud), Michel Dosithe (m. Cesarine Sara Duguay, Continue reading

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The Robichauds | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Jean Baptiste Robichaud (son of Joseph Robichaud and Claire Leblanc) and Felicity Cyr (daughter of Jean Cyr and Marie Josephte Hebert) founded the Robichaud line in Shippegan. They were Acadian refugees who had ended up in St-Malo (Bretagne, France) and who were then able to make their way back to Prince Edward Island (Canada) on one of Robin’s ships. Continue reading

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Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Lameque, Miscou and Shippegan

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The Alberts of Shippegan

The Aylwards of Shippegan

The Blanchards of Shippegan Continue reading

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Theriault, Alexandre & Godin, Philomene | Dictionnaire Visuel ~ Visual Dictionary

Canadian Family | Vintage Wedding Photo | Early 20th Century

Dictionnaire Visuel ~ Visual Dictionary | Philippe Theriault

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Theriault, Michel Pierre & Morneau, Rose Delima | Dictionnaire Visuel ~ Visual Dictionary

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Note: The group photo shows four of Philippe and Tharsile-Marguerite’s sons:

Jim (Jacques), Arthur, Pierre and Thomas.

 

Dictionnaire Visuel ~ Visual Dictionary | Philippe Theriault

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Godin, Theriault | Paquetville

Canadian Family

Lucile Theriault

5 July 1918

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