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Kennebecasis Island - where is it?

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Kennebecasis Island - where is it?

Posted: 13 Sep 2010 12:10PM GMT
Classification: Query
Kennebecasis Island is located in Westfield Parish, Kings Co.,NB just across the county line from Saint John. It is connected to the Kingston Peninsula by a cable ferry from Summerville and in many records the area is referred to as "The Milkish" for the channel that flows between the island and Summerville (and Bayswater).

It has no year round residents now but many old families lived there including the Loyalist KEEFE/KEITH family and the Ralph McCORMICK descendants who still summer there in the original homestead. The 2 graveyards have been documented by Gordon Gamble and I have the non-KEITH one on (no pixs unfortunately).

I have been approached for help on the island families over the years so decided to ask to have this site created. So I hope people will use it to connect.
Suzanne Carter
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Suzanne4440 13 Sep 2010 6:10PM GMT 
thomasamurray... 17 Sep 2010 5:28PM GMT 
Suzanne4440 18 Sep 2010 1:24AM GMT 
marg1jo 6 Mar 2011 1:27AM GMT 
Suzanne4440 7 Mar 2011 3:04AM GMT 
marg1jo 10 Mar 2011 11:47PM GMT 
Suzanne4440 11 Mar 2011 3:09AM GMT 
Suzanne4440 11 Mar 2011 3:27AM GMT 
anthonyalebla... 18 Apr 2013 7:17PM GMT 
Suzanne4440 22 Apr 2013 1:52AM GMT 
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