Category Archives: St. Alphonsus Church Cemetery, Allumette Island, Pontiac County Quebec

Touring the Upper Ottawa River: St. Alphonsus of Liguori

The St. Alphonsus of Liguori church is located in Chapeau.  You cannot miss it because the spire reaches to the sky and can be seen from a far. There is a plaque on the front of the church and it … Continue reading

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Touring the Upper Ottawa River: Pontiac County, Quebec – Allumette Island and Chapeau

My tour on Monday, May 21, 2012 continues.  I headed east back out of Pembroke turning onto Hwy 148 east of the town by the Esso gas station. There are three bridges that take you to Allumette Island and cross over Cotnam and … Continue reading

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Duncan McDonell and Elizabeth Sauve!

Duncan McDonell, a son of Alexander John and Ellen (McPherson) McDonell, was born about 1842 in Lower Canada which refers to Quebec.  He married Elizabeth Sauve on the 27th of February 1865 at the St. Alphonsus Church.  Elizabeth was born about … Continue reading

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Jennette Catherine McDonell & Her Two Marriages!

Jennette was a challenge because the priests changed the spelling of last names of individuals according their individual preferences so there were many variations of the surname McDonell/McDonald,McDonnell, etc.  To make matters even harder they changed the spelling of Jennette’s first … Continue reading

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