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French Canadian Pioneers: The Plourdes of Quebec

Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

 

Rene Plourde / Pelourde | Jeanne-Marguerite Berube Continue reading

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The Plourdes | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick

The Caraquet Plourdes descend from the French-Canadian pioneering couple Rene Plourde and Jeanne Marguerite Berube. Two Plourde brothers (Beloni and Stanislas Plourde) who had married two sisters (Marguerite and Adelaide Jean) in Trois-Pistoles, Quebec eventually settled in Caraquet. Continue reading

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The Jeans | Pioneers of Caraquet

Index: Caraquet, New Brunswick

 

The earliest Caraquet Jeans were from a group who came from Quebec at the end of the 1830s in the midst of a severe economic crisis. They settled in various communities in the area. The Caraquet founding couple were Pierre Jean (son of Regis Jean and Marie-Joseph Gauvin) who had married Rosalie Rose Lepage (daughter of Antoine Lepage and Catherine Nolet) while still in Trois-Pistoles, Quebec. Continue reading

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The Aylwards | Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Index: Pioneer Families of Shippegan

Aylward founding family of Shippegan | New Brunswick Genealogy

 

The first Aylward in Shippegan was the Irishman Michael Aylward who married Elisabeth Doucet. You can find more extensive information on the whole lineage in my previous post – The Irish Aylwards of Shippagan, New Brunswick.  Here is the first generation: Marguerite (m. John Witzell), John (m. Continue reading

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Index: Headstones of Val Brillant (Matapedia, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec)

 

 

Brillant, Pierre, Rev.

 

Caron, Adeline

Caron, Wilfrid

Cote, Evangele

 

Durning, Philippe

 

Gagnon, Clementine

Guignard, Valmore

 

Lavoie, Elie

Leblond, Theophile

 

Ouellet, Alphonse

 

Pelletier, Aurelie

Plourde, Palmire

 

Saindon, Celestin

Sirois, Marcellin

 

Vallee, M. Louise

 

Theriault, Philomene

 

 

 

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Index: Quebec & New Brunswick Cemeteries

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

 

 

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