GUESTBOOK LOG REPORT #69
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Update June 30, 2003
Name: Crystal Russell (McAuley)
Location: Fruitland, Idaho U.S.
Comments: I used to live there in Yarmouth but moved with my family at 13. The urge to go back has been raging for the last 14 yrs. I miss it terribly.
Location: Shandaken, NY
Comments: I like your website. The information given was helpful.
Name: Janet Burke
Location: Lynn, Ma.
Comments: My family is from Belleville, Dulong's--Landry--Bourque.
Jeanette and Harry Dulong were my grandparents. They lived in Malden
Ma. USA most of their lives. My mother is Hazel--bothers George,
was married to Florence Bourque from Belleville--Elmer and sister Anne.
We will be in Pubnico on July 5,2003. At least 40 years since I've
Comments: Hi--many summer visits in the "50"'s to Belleville.
Trips to town,Yarmouth were fun. A parrot or some talking bird in
one of the stores- Sothby's??? My grandparents were Hary & Jeanette(Landry)
Dulong. My mother is Hazel, her siblings Elmer, Anne, George(deceased)
married to Florence Bourque of Belleville. I did visit in late 60's
and again in early 70's.. Going back over July 4 to a wedding in
Pubnico--we can't wait!
Name: glenn lindlindley
Comments: I came to yarmouth every year with my perents and stayed at
the south denes in the 1970s so many happy times
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Name: Jim Crowell
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Comments: My father, Alton Crowell, was born on Roberts Island, and
left there in the late 1940s (with his father, also Alton)to find work.
ended up in Edmonton, where I (and 5 siblings)were born.
Location: Yarmouth Massachusetts
Comments: Hello to our sister town.
Name: Bill Miller
Comments: I have relatives in Carleton ..I was there last week .
Location: peterhead scotland
Name: Morgan Deveau
Location: PORT MAITLAND
Comments: Port maitland represent!!!
Name: George and Heather Longlad
Comments: Nice to see a website up for yarmouth
Comments: I don land oooooooooooooooooooooo
Comments: I am looking for Keith Gavel,I have been looking for a very
long time to find him. I need to let him know my divorce is final and that
I LOVE HIM VERY much,please Keith contact me.I have emailed you my cell
phone number.I was told this site was wonderful for locating people I sure
Name: MargaretAnne Fowler-Beattie
Location: Belfast Northern Ireland
Comments: I have had a great deal of plaesure studying your maps. My father was born in a place called Brooklyn back in 1920. He is now deceased, and I thought I would just take a look around the town, as I have never been to Nova Scotia. In fact I have never been anywhere in Canada.
I would be grateful if you could give me information as to where I would be able to purchase a set of pictures and maps as they are shown on this wonderful web page.
I look forward to hearinfg from you, as I am trying to collate a family history. I am not having much luck at present and I thoought I would start with looking at the local locations.
Many thanks once again
Webmaster Comment: You can
copy pictures and maps from this web site for personal use. No Charge.
Name: John De Courcey
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Comments: It sure is nice to be able to look back at the place you were
born and lived for the first 17 years of your life. I have been married
for the 2nd time. We have been married for 9 years and I have brought my
wife to Yarmouth on 4 occations and the first time was our honeymoon and
her being from Toronto fell in love with the town and the people. "what's
not to love ah?" We sometimes look over this site together and start to
think about all the fun times we had there in our visits. This site is
great. Keep up the good work. Mary & John De Courcey
Name: Arthur Muise
Location: Palm Springs, Florida USA
Comments: My mother,father,gfather,gmother all from Yarmouth County, My mother was a Deveau, gmother a (Muree)Blanchard. All from the Tusket (Amirault's Hill) and Belleville areas.
I will attend the Reunions in 2004
Name: Cliff Amero
Location: Cache, Oklahoma, USA
Comments: A very informative site. Maybe now I will find my way around
the area. Hope to be in West Pubnico next year for the reunion. I was born
in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
Name: Kiho Lee
Location: South Korea
Comments: my son,James Lee attends ycmhs as an exchange student from last april. everything is still strange to him, so your small help and support will make him succeed in his study and life.
i love yarmouth and wish its prosperity.
Kiho Lee in South Korea
Comments: Enjoy the site. Was raised in Kemptville. Always enjoy my
visits back there.
Location: Queensland Aus
Comments: I think this a very quaint town. The locals are very nice and the scenery is glorious.
Name: Meryl Danby
Location: Oxford United Kingdom
Comments: Hi there
I have been doing a bit of research into the my father's life for an 80th birthday surprise for him. I came across a photo taken in the 1940s of him standing in front of Lake Milo. He was a young man training for the Fleet Air Arm as a Telegraphist Air Gunner. He made very good friends in Canada and it holds many dear memories for him. It is nice for me to 'visit' these places too, even if it is only via the Internet!
Comments: I am interested in finding information about the Gavel family
from Gavelton N.S. as I think I may be related.
Comments: Hello .. My daughter is a RCMP Constable and was posted to
Name: Bill Edgar
Location: Musquodoboit Harbour N.S.
Comments: Well done !
Name: Marilyn Burns
Location: Brooklyn Yarmouth Co. N.S.
Comments: Happened upon this while brushing up on local history in preparation for the Natal Day trivia contest this evening at Meadowfields school. (June9/03)
Name: William D. Ribbens
Location: Blacksburg, VA 24060
Comments: How can I find information about ferry service
to Bar Harbor and to Portland, ME? Times of service and costs?
Name: Donna Boudreau
Location: Upper Wedgeport
Comments: As Beautiful as Yarmouth is, it cannot be properly
captured on camera. I am a former resident of yarmouth, and I hope
to someday return with my husband and new son to show them all that Yarmouth
has to offer.
Comments: yarmouth is a nice little maritime community
which needs to attract a walmart, winners store, bigger canada day celebrations
and extend its waterfront boardwalk to include the whole harbour - similar
to halifax. see you @ seafest where you have the nicest fireworks
Comments: Yarmouth is the best place to live !!!!!!!!!!!!!11111
Name: Diana Scattergood
Location: Oshawa, Ontario
Comments: great site
Name: john Goudey
Location: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Comments: Family properties in Lake Annis Village:
Name: John Goudey
Location: Yarmouth, N.S.
Comments: Excellent idea to feature the histories of Yarmouth's village
communities. Believe Lake Annis is one of the more interesting because
of the closeness to Yarmouth (18 miles); the quality of the lake (water);
and the fact that the cottages for the most part front the lake in
one location so that most of the shoreline, over 90% is uninhabited. By
general unwritten consent of those living on the lake, motor driven water
craft are forbidden.
Name: Mary Parrish
Location: Byron, Georgia, USA
Comments: My great grandmother was from Cleland's Corner, Yarmouth.
Her father (my great-great grandfather) was the postmaster at one time.
Her name was Lena Maude Cleland and his name was James H. Cleland.
I would love to find someone that could give me some information about
Cleland's Corner or my family members. Most of my family is deceased
and I would love to find out if I have any remaining family in Yarmouth.
If you have any information about my family please email me.
Name: jason rodgers
Name: Bill Comeau
Location: Plaistow, NH
Name: Jim Muise
Location: Rhode Island
Comments: I am trying to track heritage to Mikmag indians. My granfather
was Joseph John Muise, born August 26, 1897 he served in the Canadian army
during WW1, his wife was Teresa (Robinson) they had two sons Donald and
Allen. My great-grandfather was John Muise, who I understand was a fisherman
and drowned at sea, I beleive it to be the sinking of the Orinoco in 1909.
He was married to Sadie Muise(White?). I understand the name Mius, Meuse
and Muise were only given to those of the Mikmac indian branch. This goes
back to Philippe II Mius D'Entremont, born 1660 (who had two Mikmac indian
wives (both named Marie). I am finding it very difficult to trace from
this point. Any and all help would be greately appreciated. Thank You,
Name: Cleora B. Fortson
Name: Linda Wallace
Location: Chegoggin 1957-
Hello to old friends in Yarmouth!
Name: Gary Porter
Location: Yellowknife, NWT
Comments: Love your site and the wright up on Rockville. This is where I grew up and I remember the stories of the attic .
My family lived on what was known as the New Road when I was grown up. My grand parents lived in the large home on the hill across from the church.
From the photo I could see the the old home is still there and that the barn my dad and brothers built are stll standing.
It was great seeing this site . Thanks so very much.
Name: Beatrice Snow
Location: Woburn Massachusetts USA
Comments: My mother was born in Arcadia and I will be visiting Yarmouth
in July. So I was curious.
Name: Tom Bryceland
Location: Ratho, Scotland
Comments: Good site.
Name: Rory Lennox
Location: Upper Brighton, NB
Comments: Coming home soon.
Name: Emily White
Location: Celina Ohio
Comments: I was born in Yarmouth in 1991 and moved to Wisconsin in 1995
and moved to Ohio in 2001. I miss my friends Jordan, Kayla and Ashley Muise
and Erin and Bethany. Bye.
Comments: Great site,both my mom and dad were born and raised in Yarmouth
tho my moms family came to ontario,we went for a visit when i was 10. memories
i`ll always have,soooo i`m visiting in july with my three kids to create
some great memories with them,can`t wait to get there,:)
Location: same place
Location: Yarmouth, N.S.
Name: jeff keddy
Location: cape forchu
Comments: i live there its the best but smallest place ever
Name: Sam JAcquard
Comments: hey, yarmouth is a great place to relaxe!.......but we need to lower and then get rid of the punk a** kids that lower the rateof wat other palces think of us!!!!
Name: n jkklkl;
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Comments: hey, im right cool, and hotttt.emilys ugly
Name: emily greer [john]
Comments: yo wut up?
Comments: South Ohio is the best! That's where I live. I love it!
Location: short beach
Comments: put some pictures of Short Beach on here
Location: south ohio
Name: Nicole Cottreau
Location: Rockville, N.s
Comments: Hello! I live in Rockville just up the road from where that
picture was takin!:)
Location: south ohio
Comments: i just love your website
Comments: Hey..Cool website..I am in class right now..I am just signing
the yearbook..fun,fun! ~peace~
Name: clara reeves
Location: gardeners mills
Comments: my house is right up the road from that picture and i love
Name: Nicole cottreau
Comments: hello! i really enjoy this page! good work!
Comments: Carleton rules! Ive lived there for like 7 or 8 years. I know
every trail out there like the back of my hand! If your into fishin' try
under the Carleton Bridge! I used to pull out 2-3, 15 inch bass from there
evryday of the summer! Not to mentoin the trout. If you can pull out a
tyrout or 2 in a day, your doin' alright.
Name: Nicole Cottreau
Comments: I live in Rockville!
Comments: Cool site i guess
Name: jamie sweeney
Comments: i really like the web sit it has a lot of good info on yarmouth
Comments: Does anyone have any information on my great-grandfather,
Caleb Jackson McKenzie? He was a sea captain who lived in Maitland,
NS. His wife was Susan Dart. Please contact me if you have
history on the family. Thank you.
Name: Marilyn Zyp
Comments: Visiting your area in July (we'll be staying at the Churchill Mansion) and was looking for points of interest. Great website.
Name: George & Joan Trask
Location: Saskatoon, SK
Comments: Hi to all our relatives and friends.
Name: Erma Harris
Comments: Just had a look through your Norwood pics.
Name: Dawn Marie Pinkney
Location: Cold Lake, AB
Comments: Just trying to retrace family history!
Name: Lynn Hemeon
Location: Mood Road
Comments: I have read the guest book for years and always enjoy it !
Just trying to see if anyone I grew up with or anyone I remember ever leaves
Comments: I was very impressed with the site on Pinkney's Point. The
arial photography was great.I was able to show my family where I grew up
and even identify my sister and parent' house from the photos.The history
was very in depth and I was able to learn something new.Thanks so much,Great
job !!Brian Doucette (Barrington Passage )
Name: Graham & Carolyn Walker
Location: Courtenay, British Columbia
Comments: I grew up in Overton (nee-McGray)and am always interested
in the surrounding area. I am happy that the Cape Forshu Light is
such an attraction for tourist.
Location: Honor, Mi.
Comments: Enjoyed our recent visit to Yarmouth.. Would like to find out where to purchase Katheryn Sweeney Rosehip jam, until such time as we can re-visit.
Name: aaron nickerson
Location: woods harbour
Name: Sharen Kiltom
Location: Machias, Maine USA
Comments: enjoy your Seafest In July--have been twice before and will
be back this year!!
Location: yamouth n.s. forest glen
Comments: umm very good i guess but we don't all live on farms
Comments: Was just doing a little family research and discovered great-great-great
grandfather was born in Yarmouth in 1820.
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