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The Gionets | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick

 

Caraquet history

 

The first Gionets to settle in Caraquet were Francois Gionet and his first wife Marie LeVicaire (daughter of Pierre LeVicaire and Francoise Rousseau). Their children were: Pierre (m. Anne Robert dit LeBreton, daughter of Pierre Francois dit LeBreton and Therese Boise and then Marguerite Frigault, daughter of Pierre Frigault and Josette Bouthillier), Genevieve (m. Nicolas Chiasson, son of Joseph Chiasson and Anne Hache), Francois (m. Marie Roussi, daughter of Leon Roussi and Anne Chapadeau), Marguerite (m. Francois Robert dit Lebreton, son of Francois Robert dit Lebreton and Continue reading

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The Doirons | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick

 

Zacharie Doiron was the son of Charles Doiron and Madeleine Thibodeau of Port Royal, Acadia. He married Anne LeVicaire (daughter of Pierre LeVicaire and Francoise Rousseau)  and together they had    children. They were: Madeleine (m. Jean-Baptiste Lavache, son of Honore Lavache and Continue reading

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The Alberts | Pioneer Families of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick

Gabriel Albert’s origin is unknown but it’s believed that he came from the Quebec Alberts and was one of a group of Quebec fishermen who came to fish in Chaleurs Bay. What is certain  is that Gabriel Albert married Genevieve Bouthillier (daughter of Joseph Bouthillier and Angelique Giraud dit Saint-Jean) in about 1751. Continue reading

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The Mallets | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

 

Jean Mallet (son of Francois Mallet and Marie Madeleine Larocque) and Marie Josephte Duguay (daughter of Rene Duguay and Marguerite LeBreton) emigrated to Shippagan about 1791 and they were the first Mallets to settle in Shippegan. Jean’s father Francois was from Bouillon (d’Avranches) while Jean’s mother was a daughter of Francois Larocque and Marguerite Caplan. Continue reading

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