Cheverie reunion

Descendents of Antoine Detcheverry and Marie Pinet, 16th century Acadian settlers in Eastern Kings, held a ceremony on the weekend to pay homage to their ancestors. Over 100 people from across, PEI, Canada and the United States took part in a ceremony on Sunday afternoon at the site of a monument erected in the early 1990s. A French translation of the information on the monument will be added in the future. The ceremony was part of a three day long celebration of the Cheverie family where over 230 people were registered for the reunion which took place in conjunction with the 2019 World Acadian Congress. Charlotte MacAulay photo

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