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The Delagardes | 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  🙂

 

The Delagardes - founding family of Shippegan [Baie des Chaleurs, New Brunswick)

 

Charles Delagarde was a Protestant from the Jersey Islands who converted to Catholicism to marry Venerante Robichaud. Continue reading

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Briere, Larrivee, Rioux, Martineau | Memorial to Parish Priests | Grande-Riviere Cemetery

Briere, Larrivee, Rioux, Martineau | Memorial to Parish Priests | Grande-Riviere Cemetery

 

CYPRIEN LARRIVEE  

1843 – 1872 – 1931

 

ALPHONSE RIOUX

1891 – 1917 – 1918

 

MGR. ROLAND BRIERE

1910 – 1934 – 1999

 

ABBE J. E. MARTINEAU

1821 – 1850 – 1852

 


 

Note as follow-up to comment below:

Cyprien Larrivee died on September 21st, 1931 in L’Assomption-de-Note-Dame Parish in Grade-Riviere, Gaspe, Quebec at the age of 88 years old.

 


 

Related Posts

Index: Grande-Riviere Cemetery

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

French Canadian Pioneers: The Brieres of Quebec

 

 

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