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Moncton Area Research Centres

The Moncton Area includes the counties of Westmorland, Albert and Kent, each of which was significant in terms of Irish settlement and influence on the development of New Brunswick. To this day many Irish surnames can still be found in the communities captured within these three counties.

For anyone researching their Irish roots in the Moncton area, or who has a general interest in the Irish in these counties, the following facilities can provide varying amounts of materials useful in your quest. Please click a link below to go to the specific research centre description:

Albert County Museum – Hopewell Cape

Centre d’Études Acadienne – Université de Moncton – Moncton

Family Research Center (Church of Latter Day Saints) – Moncton

Heritage Room – Moncton Public Library

The Irish Room – Thomas Williams House, Moncton

Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum

Moncton Museum