Pomquet Railroad Station. L-R: Simon Alfred Vincent, Jane Vincent, Effie Cross, Eddie Doiron and Lizzer, early 1900s. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage. Restoration: Betty Cameron. In conversation with May (Doiron) Bouchard, June 23, 2014. Going into Antigonish by train for the day meant dressing up. People would catch the early train in the morning and […]
Arthur Venedam, First Communion, Ste. Croix Church, Pomquet, 1955. Courtesy of Arthur Venedam. Restoration: Jeff Parker.
Ste. Croix Eglise, Pomquet, early 1900s, the oldest known photo of the church. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage. Restoration: Betty Cameron
L-R, May Doiron (m Bouchard), Gladys Doiron, Thérèse Broussard (cousin), Rita Doiron, Pomquet, circa 1924. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage.
Ann, Johnnie, Louis and Cecile, Pomquet, circa 1940s. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage.
Snow play in church yard, St. Croix Church, Pomquet, 1940s. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage.
Twins Mary and Elizabeth Doiron, Pomquet, 1940s. Courtesy of Pomquet Héritage. Email to Amberlee Boulton from Daniel Benoit, July 5, 2014. The girls are my grand uncle’s twins Mary & Elizabeth Doiron, my grand uncle was Charles John Doiron married to Emma Jane Deyoung we don’t know the twins birthdate but the picture looks to have […]
Arthur Venedam, Pomquet, c 1952. Courtesy of Arthur Venedam, Family Album.
First Steps. Arthur Venedam, Pomquet, c 1949. Courtesy of Arthur Venedam, Family Album.
Leonard Boudreau (1916- 2014), Pomquet, 1920. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage. Restoration: Anne Louise MacDonald. 4-year old Leonard (b. 1916), son of Mary Jane (Doiron) & Leon Boudreau. Maternal grandparents are Elizabeth (Doiron) & Fidele Doiron. Paternal grandparents are Elizabeth (Cross) & Jean Boudreau. Leonard Boudreau died on February 3, 2014. To give you an […]