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Father: Pierre dit Parrotte Melanson [Charles] [Charles dit La Ramée] [Pierre Laverdure]

Mother: Marie-Josèphe Granger (Laurent & Marie Bourg)

5th Generation


1. Marie-Josèphe Melanson: b. Mar. 4, 1723, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia (MBM); d. Jan. 31, 1825, Memramcook (Rg), New Brunswick.

Married: Aug. 29, 1768, to Jean dit Jean-Augustin Gaudet: (Augustin & Agnes Chaisson) b. abt 1730, Acadia; d. Aug. 24, 1822, Memramcook (Rg), New Brunswick.

Children: Marie-Madeleine, Isabelle, Marie-Anne, Marguerite, Pierre, Pélagie and Sauveur.

2. Jean dit Janne Melanson: b. Aug. 12, 1749, Annapolis Royal (MBM), Nova Scotia; d. unknown, Minudie, Nova Scotia.

Married: Nov. 20, 1773 Franklin Manor (Rg), NS to Modeste Forest: (Charles & Marie Chaisson) b. abt 1752, Franklin Manor, Minudie (Rg), NS.

Children: Louise dite Lizette, Henriette, Romain dit Roma, Apollonie, Pélagie, Rose and Pierre.

3. Osite Melanson: b. Sept. 13, 1751, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia; d. bef 1754.

4. Pierre Melanson: b. Sept. 17, 1752, Annapolis Royal, Acadia; d. unknown.

5. David Melanson: b. abt 1755 (MBM/MCM); d. aft 1834 (migrated from Minudie, NS to Dorchester-Crossing, NB after obtaining a land grant in 1806. Later moved into neighboring Scoudouc upon obtaining another land grant there).

Note: presumed to be buried in St. Thomas parish Cemetery, Memramcook: no death/burial record can be traced.

Married: abt 1776, Minudie, Nova Scotia, to Marguerite LeBlanc: (Joseph dit Jos-Andre & Marguerite Hébert) b. abt 1756; d. Jan. 22, 1810, Memramcook (Rg), New Brunswick.

Children: Pierre, Cécile, Rosalie, Dominique, Fabien, Firmin, Brigette, Joseph dit Magoune, Gertrude, Romain dit Roma and François (below).

David Married 2nd: Feb. 4, 1811, Memramcook (Rg), New Brunswick, to Anne dite Nannette Richard: (René & Perpetue Bourgeois)

Note: Anne was the widow of Pierre dit Pierrotte Melanson, David's 1st cousin. She is presumed to be buried in St. Thomas parish Cemetery, Memramcook: no death/burial record can be traced.

6. Dominique-Pierre dit Pierre Melanson: b. abt 1765, Windsor, Nova Scotia; d. Aug. 11, 1813, Memramcook (Rg), New Brunswick.

Married: Nov. 8, 1783, to Rosalie Babin: (Pierre & Madeleine Bourque) b. Jan. 10, 1767, Minudie, Nova Scotia; d. Nov. 28, 1827, Grande-Digue (Rg), New Brunswick.

Children: Apollonie, Isabelle, Laurent dit P'tit Laurent, François and Anne.

Rosalie Married 2nd: July 25, 1826, Memramcook, NB, to Marin Gallant.



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