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My name is Glenda Poirier and I started this site.

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Our family tree is posted online on this site! There are 29310 names in our family site.
The site was last updated on Oct  2017, and it currently has 81 registered member(s).   Enjoy!

 

BOOKS OF INTEREST:
1) Genealogy of the Poirier Family in Chéticamp, Volume 1 - the André Line.First Edition 1985.by Jean Doris Leblanc.

2) The Poirier Family of Chéticamp, Volume II - The Raymond Line.Chapter 1, Marie à Raymond, by Jean Doris Leblanc.

3) Chéticamp History and Acadian Traditions, by Anselme Chiasson.  

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Poirier Name Meaning -  French: topographic name for someone who lived by a pear tree, poirier, from Old French perier.

Cormier Name Meaning - French: topographic name for someone who lived near a sorb or service tree, Old French cormier (from corme, the name of the fruit for which the tree was cultivated, apparently of Gaulish origin).

 

Martin Name Meaning - English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, German, Czech, Slovak, Spanish (Martín), Italian (Venice), a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, ther Roman god of fertility and war. 

  

Scott Name Meaning - English: ethnic name for someone with Scottish connections. Scottish and Irish: ethnic name for a Gaelic speaker.

 

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Jan 11, 2018
Glenda Poirier updated the details of Rose Perfect (Poirier) in family tree Cormier Poirier_2017-05-10 Export
Jan 10, 2018
Glenda Poirier added a photo of John Pass and Sarah Bradbury (Pass) :
 
Glenda Poirier updated the details of <Private> POIRIER , <Private> Simard , <Private> Simard , <Private> Williams and 4 other people in family tree Martin Scott Family_2017-05-10 Export
Jan 07, 2018
Glenda Poirier tagged Thomas Bennett in 1 photos
 
Glenda Poirier updated the details of John Hale , Michael HALE , Thomas Bennett , George Bennett and 235 other people in family tree Martin Scott Family_2017-05-10 Export
Glenda Poirier added John Hale , Michael HALE , Thomas Bennett , George Bennett and 168 other people to family tree: Martin Scott Family_2017-05-10 Export
 
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