Tag Archives: Church Records

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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Archie & Mary’s Children: Alexander Thomas McDonald

Archie and Mary McDonell welcomed their seventh child Alexander Thomas McDonell.  He was born 2nd December 1872 in Chichester and baptized the 17th of December 1872 at the St. Alphonsus Church in Chapeau.  Source:  Baptism, Marriage and Burial Index, St. Alphonsus … Continue reading

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The Children of Archie & Mary: Ronald S. McDonell

Keith’s father Ronald Sandfield McDonell was born in Chichester on 22 July 1866 and baptized at the St. Alphonsus Church in Chapeau on 26 July 1866.  Source:  Baptism, Marriage and Burial Index, St. Alphonsus Church, 1846-1920 FHL# B70, #1029797.  Also on Ancestry.com under … Continue reading

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Records of the St. Alphonsus Church

Most of my research on Archie and Mary McDonald has centered on the records of the church in Chapeau.  The St. Alphonsus Catholic Church is located in Chapeau on the Isle Aux Allumette on the Upper Ottawa River.  It is in … Continue reading

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