Genealogy of My Acadian Family / Généalogie de ma famille acadienne

Focus: Allain, Allard, Aucoin, Babin, Blanchard, Boudreau, Bourgeois, Bourque, Chiasson, Comeau, Cormier, Doiron, Dugas, Gallant, Gauvin, Godin, Haché, Landry, LeBlanc, Léger, Losier, Pinet, Poirier, Robichaud, Roy, Savoie, Thériault, Thibodeau, Vienneau

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  • [S3221] Leo Collette - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, July 21 1993, pg 21. Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
    Wednesday, July 21st, 1993 pg 21

    L. Collette -
    Leo Collette, 49 of 5 Wildwood Crt. Moncton, died Tuesday at his residence. Born in Bouctouche, he was the son of Mrs. Lea (Larcenaire) Collette of Bouctouche and the late Neri Collette. A self-employed carpenter, he attended Notre Dame de Grace Church. Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, the former Germaine Mazerolle; a daughter, Rachel; three sisters, Mrs. Antoine Collette (Donalda) and Mrs. Aldora Collette, both of Bouctouche and Mrs. Edgar LeBlanc (Fernande) of Waltham; five half sisters, Mrs. Rodrique MacDonald (Dora) of Bouctouche, Mrs. Yvonne Leger and Mrs. Beatrice LeBlanc, all of Moncton, and Mrs. Leonard Cotton (Irene) of Bouctouche; five brothers , Yvon of Moncton, Dolland of St. Antonie, Claude and Jean-Eudes, both of Bouctouche, and Leopold of Dieppe. He was Predeceased by a brother, Isaiee. The body is at Frenette Funeral Home, Moncton. The funeral mass will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at Notre Dame de Grace Church , with interment in Our lady of Calvary Roman Catholic Cemetery, Dieppe.
  • [S3223] Laurette Leger - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, July 26, 1993, PG 11. voir aussi: Laurette Léger - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 26 juillet 1993.
  • [S3224] Times & Transcript, Miss Aline Frenette - obituary, Moncton, NB, Miss Aline Frenette - obituary. Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
    Thursday, November 3rd, 2005

    Miss Aline Frenette, 77, of Villa Providence, Shediac, formerly of Moncton, passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2005 at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital following a lengthy illness. Born April 22, 1928 in Fort Francis, Ontario, she was the daughter of the late Jean-Marie and Hectorine (Doucette) Frenette. She was employed at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital as a Registered Nurse Aid before her retirement, and a member of the Cathedral Golden Age Club. She is survived by a sister, Élodie Robichaud (Gaspard) of Toronto; a sister-in-law, Dolorèse Beaulieu of Lévi, Qc.; a brother-in-law, Amedée Leger of Grand-Barachois; a niece, Lucie; and a nephew, Daniel, both of Levi, Qc. She is predeceased by a sister, Annette Leger and a brother, Hector. Resting at Frenette Funeral Home, 88 Church Street, Moncton (858-1900). Visiting hours, Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. until time of departure (10:45). The funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, November 4, 2005 at Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral Roman Catholic Church, Moncton. Interment will be in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Dieppe. www.frenettefuneralhome.com.
  • [S3225] Hervé Vautour - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, July 26 1993, pg 11. Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
    Monday, July 26th, 1993 pg 11

    H. Vautour - SHEDIAC (special) -
    Herve Vautour, 79, of 58 Hamilton St. Shediac, died Friday at the Dr. Georges L. Dumont Hospital, Moncton, after a brier illness. Born in Shediac, he was a son of the late Adolphe and Albina (Boudreau) Vautour and attended the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Shediac. He had been employed with Canadian National Railway as a pipefitter's helper on retirement after 33 years of service. He is survived by his wife, the former Madeleine Leger; two sons, Donald of Australia and Louis of Dieppe; five sisters, Mrs. Edna Boudreau and Mrs. Leandre Caissie (Lumina), both of Shediac, Mrs. Marcel Menard (Regina) of Montreal, Sister Albina Vautour of Loyal, Kentucky, and Sister Clara Vautour, n.d.s.c., Moncton; two brothers, Philibert of Shediac and Rev. Camile Vautour of St. Antoine; two grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother, Leo. The body is at Frennette's Funeral Home, Shediac. Funeral mass will be celebrated today at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
  • [S3226] Isidore Gaudet - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, July 26 1993, pg 11. Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
    Monday, July 26th, 1993 pg 11

    I. Gaudet ST. PAUL (Special)-
    Isidor Gaudet, 71 of St. Paul, died Saturday at the Dr. Georges L Dumont Hospital, Moncton, after a lengthy illness. Born in St. Paul, he was a son of the late Nazaire and Odile (Leger) Gaudet and attended the St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. He has been a heavy equipment operator with the Department of Transportation on retirement, a member of St. Paul Volunteer Fire Department, St. Paul divison of St. John Ambulance, St. Paul Golden Age Club and president of the St.Paul de Kent Liberal Committee. He survived by his wife, the former Elise Babineau; three daughters, Mrs. David McGinity (Rhea) of Winnipeg , Mrs. Clarence LeBlanc (Jeanne) of Moncton and Mrs. Ronald Cormier (Louise) of Memramcook; four sons, Leo, Guy and Gilles, all of Ste. Marie, and Rheal of St. Paul; a sister , Mrs. Onesime Melanson (Elise) of Dieppe; a brother, Joseph of St. Paul; 12 grandchildren. He was predeceased by six brothers, Eloi, Marc, Patrick, Frank, Andre and Louis. The body is at the St. Paul Roman Catholic Church where funeral mass will be celebrated today at 7 p.m. Interment with be in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Maillet Funeral Home, Bouctouche.
  • [S3227] Mrs. Irene Leger - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, July 29, 1993, pg 43.
  • [S3228] W. Lawrence Legere - obituary, Telegraph Journal, Saint John NB, August 26 1993. Telegraph Journal Saint John, NB
    Thursday, August 26th, 1993

    LEGERE - The death of W. Lawrence Legere (Chief) of 194 Carmarthen Street, husband of Josephine (Langille) Legere, occurred at St. Joseph's Hospital on Wednesday morning. Mr. Legere was born at Maccan, N.S., a son of the late Abner and Rose Anna (Bourgeois) Legere, and had resided in Saint John since 1967, where he had been employed with Irving Oil Ltd. Until his retirement a number of years ago, he had been Postmaster at Maccan prior to moving to Saint John. He had served with the Dental Corp of the Royal Canadian Army during the Second World War and was a former member of the Royal Canadian Legion in River Hebert and Amherst. Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Lawrence, W. Alfred and James, all of Saint John, three daughters, Frances, Mrs. William Hunter of Winnipeg, Carol, Mrs. Donald Knudson of Saint John, and Lori-Lee, Mrs. Ross Hall of Musquash, one half-sister, Mrs. Margaret Cormier of River Hebert, N.S., 12 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
    The body is resting at Fitzpatrick's Funeral Home, 100 Waterloo Street, from where the funeral will be held on Friday morning at 9:30 to St. John the Baptist Church for funeral mass at 10:00 o'clock. Interment will take place at St. Joseph's Cemetery. Visiting on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
  • [S3229] Gerald Joseph Landry - obituary, Chronicle Herald, Halifax NS, October 12 1993, pg C3. The Chronicle Herald Halifax, NS
    Tuesday, October 12th, 1993 pg C3

    LANDRY, Gerald Joseph -
    80, 9 Fullerton St., Amherst, died October 11, 1993, at home. Born in Cap Pele, N.B., he was a son of the late Felicien and Leonie (Arseneault) Landry. He was a crane operator at Robb Engineering Limited of Amherst for 38 years, retiring in 1978. He was a member of St. Charles Roman Catholic Church and former member of Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his wife, the former Margaret Belliveau; two daughters, Rita (Mrs. Bernard Smyth), Berwick; Mary Ann (Mrs. Marshall Landry), Amherst; two sons, Joseph, Riverview, N.B.; Philip, Port Hawkesbury; five sisters, Anita Landry, Phemie LeBlanc, Rosalie Legere, Margaret Moor, all of Amherst; Josephine Belanger, Winnipeg; nine grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son, Raymond; sister, Arzelie Thibodeau; three brothers, Aurel, Ovila, Alphie. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Furlong's Funeral Home, Amherst, where parish prayers will be 7:30 p.m. tonight. Mass of the Resurrection will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Charles Roman Catholic Church, Amherst. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery. Donations may be made to any charity.
  • [S3230] Mrs. Argentina Fontaine - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, November 27 1993, pg 20. voir aussi: Argentina Fontaine - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 30 novembre 1993.
  • [S3231] Thomas A. Haché - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 1993-12-07, pg 32. voir aussi: Thomas A. Haché - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet NB, 1993-12-08.
  • [S3232] Allard Joseph Legere - obituary, Telegraph Journal, Saint John NB, December 14, 1993. Telegraph Journal Saint John, NB
    Tuesday, December 14th, 1993

    LEGERE- The death of Allard Joseph Legere of 29 Foley Ct., husband of Christine (Goble) Legere, occured at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Monday. Mr. Legere was born at Portage River, a son of the late Isaac and Elizabeth (Roussel) Legere. He served with the Royal Canadian Army during the Second World War and was a member of the Saint John Branch 14 Royal Canadian Legion. He was a self employed mechanic, having operated Legere's Garage until his retirement in 1983. He was a member of the Cathedral Parish. He was pre-deceased by one brother, George, and two sisters, Charlotte and Alma. Besides his wife, he was survived by four sons, Norman (wife Betty) of Alberta, Mac (wife Janice) of Quispamsis, and Mike (wife Brenda) , and Brian (wife Cindy) both of Saint John. four daughters, Janet, Mrs. Paul Cosman of Quispamsis, Susan, Mrs. Wayne Dealy of Victoria, B.C. and Margaret, Mrs. Darrell James and Mrs. Tina Wasson, both of Saint John; Four brothers, Alcide of Portage River, Isaac of Memramcook, Donat of Amos, Québec and Alyre of Sheila, N.B.; one Sister, Sr. Mérilda Legere F.M.A. of Campbellton; 21 grand children, 4 great grand children; and several nieces and nephews. The body is resting at Fitzpatrick's Funeral Home, 100 Waterloo St., from where the funeral will be held at 11:45 to the Catherdral of the Immaculate Conception for Funeral Mass at twelve o'clock. Interment will take place in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Visiting on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. Legion service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 7 o'clock.
  • [S3233] Alma Melanson - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, January 25 1994, pg 12. Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
    Tuesday, January 25th, 1994 pg 12

    Alma Melanson

    SCOUDOUC – Mrs. Alma Melanson, 92, of Scoudouc, died on Monday, January 24, 1994 at her residence after a lengthy illness.

    She was the daughter of the late Philippe and Mélendé (Léger) Melanson. She attended St. Jacques le Majeur Roman Catholic Church, Scoudouc. She was a member of Chapelet en Fraternité and the Scoudouc Golden Age Club.

    She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Alcide Thibodeau (Florine) of Robichaud, Miss Dorice Melanson of Scoudouc; one son, Yvon Melanson and his wife Bernadette of Scoudouc; one adopted son, Joseph Bourque and his wife Stella of Notre Dame; ten grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her husband Blair Melanson, in 1972; seven brothers, Antoine, Alphonse, Honoré, Philias, Léandre, Camille, Clorice; and one sister Florine.

    Remains resting at Salon funéraire Frenette Ltée., Shediac with visiting hours Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Jacques le Majeur Roman Catholic Church, Scoudouc, on Thursday, January 27, 1994 at 10 :30 a.m. Interment in the Scoudouc Parish Cemetery.
  • [S3234] Marguerite LeBlanc - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 25 janvier 1994, pg 28. l'Acadie Nouvelle Caraquet, NB
    Mardi, 25 janvier 1994 pg 28

    Marguerite LeBlanc

    SAINT-JOSEPH - À l'Hôpital Dr Georges L. Dumont de Moncton, le samedi 22 janvier 1994, à l'âge de 79 ans, est décédée au terme d'une courte maladie Marguerite LeBlanc, épouse de feu Emile LeBlanc (1970), domiciliée au foyer Saint-Thomas de Saint-Joseph. Née à Shédiac, elle était fille de feu Hébert Goguen et de feu Élise Léger.

    Elle laisse dans le deuil une fille, Stella (Ronald LeBlanc) de Memramcook; six fils: Howard et Camille, tous deux de Toronto, Ovila de Waltham, Mass., Lee de Fox Creek, Donald de Vancouver, et Larry de Moncton; trois soeurs: Stella (Jesse Powers) de Salisbury, Phyllis (Curtis Curwin) de Shédiac, et Dora (Éddée Léger) de Grande-Digue; deux frères: Joseph de Toronto, et Desire de Moncton, ainsi que 21 petits-enfants, neuf arrières-petits-enfants et plusieurs neveux et nièces.

    Quatre fils: Peter, Arthur, Joseph et Jimmy; une soeur, Edmée, ainsi que deux frères: Pierre et Marcel, l'ont précédée dans la tombe.

    La famille recevra les parents et amis, en l'église Saint-Thomas de Memramcook de saint-Joseph, le mrecredi 26 janvier, à compter de 18h jusqu'a l'heure des funérailles, à 19h.

    La direction des funérailles a été confiée à la Maison funéraire Dupuis de Memramcook.
  • [S3235] Jeffrey Roussel - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 25 janvier 1994, pg 27.
  • [S3236] Cyrénus Doiron - nécrologie, Acadie Nouvelle, Caraquet, NB, 25 janvier 1994, pg 28.
  • [S3237] Vitaline Melanson (LeBlanc) - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, May 7 1994, pg 21.
  • [S3238] Lorenzo (Rennie) Metlin - nécrologie, Chronicle Herald, Halifax NS, June 29 1994, pg C3. The Chronicle Herald Halifax, NS
    Wednesday, June 29th, 1994 pg C3

    METLIN, Lorenzo (Rennie) -
    74, Brookfield, Colchester County, died June 27, 1994, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Robert and Nancy (White) Metlin. He was a veteran of the Second World War, serving overseas with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders. He was a farmer and lumberman for most of his life and member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 26, Truro. He is survived by his wife, the former Beatrice May Hawkins; four sons, Raymond, Truro; John, Hilden; Michael, Toby, both at home; five daughters, Kathleen, Linda, Barbara (Mrs. Brian Merritt), Betty, all of Truro; Constance (Mrs. Gary Legere), Hilden; two brothers, Wilfred, Ontario; Robert, Valley, Colchester County; three sisters, Florence, Irene, Enda, all of Dartmouth; 18 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sons, Anthony, George; sister, Margaret; five brothers, William, Rubert, Ruben, Percy, Albert; a grandson in infancy. Visitation will be 3-4:30, 7-9 p.m. today in Mattatall Funeral Home, Truro, where a legion tribute service will be 7 p.m. tonight and where funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Rev. Larry Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Hilden Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or Victorian Order of Nurses.
  • [S3239] Donald Chisholm Murphy Sr - obituary, Chronicle Herald, Halifax NS, July 11 1994, pg B8. The Chronicle Herald Halifax, NS
    Monday, July 11th, 1994 pg B8

    MURPHY, Donald Chisholm Sr. -
    67, Pictou Landing Road, Pictou Landing, died July 10, 1994, in Aberdeen Regional Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Thomas Henry and Flora (Chisholm) Murphy. He was employed with Hawker Siddeley Works, Trenton until his retirement. He was an adherent to First United Church, Trenton and a member of Doric Lodge 91, Trenton. He is survived by his wife, the former Ellen Legere; four daughters, Sylvia (Mrs. Wade Cosh), New Glasgow; Lori, Trenton; Fay, at home; Kelli, Halifax; three sons, Donald Jr., Pictou Landing; John (Jack), at home; Kevin, New Minas; sister, Marie Horton, Pictou Landing Road; four grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, John, Henry. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in P & K MacDonald Funeral Home, New Glasgow, where a lodge service will be 6:45 p.m. tonight. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in First United Church, Trenton, Rev. Stephen Fram officiating. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery. Donations may be made to Aberdeen Palliative Care Society Pain Pump Fund or any charity.
  • [S3240] Diane Allain - obituary, Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB, 1994-07-23, pg 14.