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Porter Ancestor Seeks Family History

Porter Ancestor Seeks Family History

Michael Duplisea is seeking information about his ancestors from Blackville. He explains below. Hello! I am interested in researching my ancestors who were from Blackville, particularly James Porter, Sr., who arrived there in 1825 and soon married Eleonora Whelan around 1827. They were Anglicans, but I know the Holy Trinity Anglican Church wasn’t founded until…Continue Reading

MacDonald Descendant Seeks Family History

MacDonald Descendant Seeks Family History

Gregory Chase, a descendant of the MacDonald family of Blackville, is seeking information about his ancestors. He explains below. My name is Gregory Chase and I live in Silverton, Oregon, USA. I’m currently asking for some help as I’m looking for some information on my great, great grandfather who came from Blackville, New Brunswick. His…Continue Reading

Brophy’s to Celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary

Brophy’s to Celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary

Donnie and Louise (Keenan) Brophy will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open-house on Saturday, October 29. The celebration begins at 4:00pm at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall at 105 Main Street in Blackville. A potluck supper will be served at 5:00pm.  All are welcome to attend. The couple were married on October…Continue Reading

Junior Hollier to Celebrate 80th Birthday with Open House

Junior Hollier to Celebrate 80th Birthday with Open House

The family of Junior Hollier invite you to an open house on Sunday, September 4 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm to celebrate Junior’s 80th birthday. The open house will take place at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall in Blackville. For more information, visit the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/546621332206618/.Continue Reading

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