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The Legeres | Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: Pioneer Families of Caraquet


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.

 

Olivier Legere, son of Jacques Legere and Anne Admirault) was born in Port Royal (Acadia) about 1734. In 1758 he married Marie-Joseph Hebert. Continue reading

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Index: Legers – France / Acadie / QC / NB

THIS POST UNDER RECONSTRUCTION  🙂

 


GENEALOGY


 

My Direct Leger Line – overview

 

A Canadian Family Through The Generations: Our Legers (1)

A Canadian Family Through The Generations: Our Legers (2)

 

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree (1) | Leger, Abel to Cyrille

 

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree (2) | Leger, Damase to Fred

 

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree  (3) | Leger, Gabriel to Julien

 

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree  (4) | Leger, Laurent to Poly.

 

Leger Marriages Extracted From A Canadian Family Tree (5) | Leger, Raymond to Zoel

 

 


LEGER HEADSTONES


 

Index: St-Joachim Cemetery – Bertrand (NB)

 

Index: Ste-Anne-du-Bocage – Caraquet (NB)

 

 

 


MY FAMILY HISTORY


 

Uncle, Uncle!,  Ruben (Roubine) J. Leger of Schenectady, N.Y.

 

 


HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS


 

Theriault Rosaire m. Leger Yvonne, m. 1921 ;

 

Leger Louis m. Babineau Celeste (Bouctouche, 1897)

 

Legere Marcellin m. Dupuis Rosalie, Memramcook, 1830

 

 


 

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

 

 

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