SHANNON:
Michael Shannon, born c1798 in Ireland, was the son of Patrick and Margaret (Foron) Shannon. He came to NB in 1822 and married, Oct 1827, Mary Catherine Cormier, born c1801, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth (Arseneau) Cormier. This family settled at Jacquet River, Durham Parish, Restigouche County, NB.

children:
1) Thomas Shannon b. 1826, m. 19 Sep 1869 Jane Dempsey
2) John Shannon b. 1829, married 11 Aug 1869 Mary Murray
3) Mary Shannon b. 1831
4) James Shannon b. 1833, d. 17 Jun 1915, m. 6 Jul 1859 Christiann Arseneau b. 1840 d/o Isaac and Sarah (Laviolette) Arseneau died 24 Jan 1911
5) Ann Shannon born Sep 1836
6) Patrick Shannon born 1838
7) Betsey Shannon born 1842
8) Michael Shannon Jr. born 26 Jun 1844, married Catherine – .


PANB:MC1/Shannon, 30 pages.