CLAIR:

Peter Clair
born 1817 in County Clare, Ireland, d. 1902. He married (1st) 14 Jun 1841 at Fredericton, Ann Underwood b. 1825 Drumhome, County Donegal, Ireland, d. c1866, The family came to NB in 1833 and eventually settled in Clair, Madawaska County.

children:
1) Margaret Clair b. 1842 at Tobique, d. young
2) James Clair b. 1843 at Tobique, d. 1870
3) Rebecca Jane Clair b. 1845 Aroostook, d. 1926, m. Thomas Tobin
4) Susan Clair m. Fred Harvey
5) Thomas Clair b. 28 Jan 1856, d. 3 Jul 1917, m. 11 Jan 1880 Georgina Levesque d/o Firmain Levesque settled at Clair, NB
6) John Clair b. 1859, d. 1921, m. (1st) Selina Baker d/o John and Sophia (Rice) Baker, married (2nd) 1895 Julia Cyr b. 1867 d/o Jean-Baptiste Cyr
7) Helen or Nellie Clair born 1860, d. 1926, married Charles Morris
8) Martha Clair b. 1867, d. 1932, m. James Anderson


He married (2nd) 25 Jul 1867 Catherine Flannagan.

children of second marriage:
9) Peter Clair born 1868, m. Flavie Morin
10) Andrew Clair born 1869, died 1938
11) William Clair b. 1870
12) James Clair born 1874, d. 1944
13) Bernice Clair.


PANB:MC1/Clair, 15 pages: contains a report called Present state of genealogical research on the Clair, Clare, Clarey family from New Brunswick by Thomas Clair-Michaud.
See also PANB:MC1156 Graves Papers: Thomas Clair, 4 pages.