The Association des familles Bérubé has now existed for thirty-five years and has produced a lot of information about our past history. There are nevertheless other discoveries to be made.
If you want to follow and support our quest, you will find on this website a form to join us. There would be many arguments to convince you. Let’s just say that several of our members are saying that the newsletter Le Monde Berrubey, published four times a year, is itself well worth it. Thanks to this instrument that we rely on our members, who have often been loyal for a long period.
It has taken us years to trace the origin of our family name, but it now forms, with certain particularities of our Y-DNA, a true key to get back in time, to discover our history and of ancestors who were very mobile in the past. We are still reporting our findings in Le Monde Berrubey, notably recent ones obtained from the BIG-Y 500 test, which recently revealed us the existence of relatives as far as Sweden.
Our activities offer occasions to meet, if you wish so, friends and to mix with people whom you will recognize physical traits or character of which you could identify with. Our last gathering was held at the Domaine Joly de Lotbinière, near Quebec City on September 7, 2019. The next one will be held in Saint-Arsène, near Rivière-du-Loup, on August 22-23, 2020. If we have to cancel it because of the present COVID-19 crisis, our members will be informed. Furthermore, all this affecting our communications with some of them, we chose to give an exceptional access to everyone, by Internet, to the spring issue of our magazine Le Monde Berrubey link here.
Come visit us often to learn more. You can also have on look on our FACEBOOK page.
Michel Bérubé, #0338, President
P.S. : We are adding to this website a new page regarding the Plourde family descending from Marguerite Berrubey, oldest child of our ancestors Damien and Jeanne.
Updated : April 7, 2020