Tag Archives: Frampton

Online resources about the Irish in Quebec

In addition to the usual sources, such as census records, births, marriages and deaths, and city directories, there are other resources that can help us with our family research. Here are some online resources that may help you gain a better … Continue reading

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Newly released Irish Needles tells story of Frampton’s Irish settlers

The independently published, three-volume series of books, Irish Needles, “provides the history and genealogy” of the Irish families who settled in Frampton, Quebec in the early 19th century. Author Dennis McLane, who lives in Idaho, is a direct descendant of … Continue reading

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2015 Great Gathering in Frampton, Quebec

Next year, 2015, marks the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the first Irish people in Frampton, Quebec. To celebrate, a Great Gathering of Frampton Irish descendants will take place July 2 – 5, 2015, in Frampton. Frampton lies about 75 … Continue reading

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