Genealogy of My Acadian Family / Généalogie de ma famille acadienne - Document

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Morning News Saint John, NB
Monday, October 5th, 1868

Dosity LEGERE, a seaman on board the schr. "Mary Charles" of Shediac, N.B. was drowned Saturday last in this harbor. The vessel was lying at Mr. IVES' wharf and the deceased with two others was engaged in carrying out a kedge anchor in the boat to have the vessel out, when the boat upset and the three men were precipitated into the water. The two others were rescued by LEGERE sank to the bottom and before his body was recovered, life was extinct. - Pictou 'Standard'