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Garcelon, Pierre, 1685-1772


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Garcelon family collection

Identifier: M281

This collection, compiled by Robert D. Gault in 1997, documents the family history and genealogy of the Garcelon family and closely related families such as the Ames and Chase families, chiefly from Lewsiton, Lisbon, and Harpswell, Maine.

Dates: 1815-1971, undated; Majority of material found within 1822 - 1886

Pierre Garcelon papers

Identifier: M071
Abstract Pierre Garcelon (1685-1772) was a Catholic priest in the diocese of Clermont, France, who later renounced his faith to become a rector of the Episcopal Church at St. Pierre du Bois on the Isle of Guernsey in the English Channel. Pierre's son James immigrated to Maine, and his great, great grandson was Maine Governor (1879) Alonzo Garcelon (1813-1906, Bowdoin 1836). The collection contains twelve letters (1750-1773), eleven from Pierre Garcelon to his son, James, and one from rector Jean...
Dates: 1747-1773, undated