The family of Mark Anthony Coombs

Mark Anthony Coombs was the great-great grandson of Anthony Coombs [Antoine Comeau] and Dorcas Wooden.  One of seven sons, he was born on 8 February 1802 at Islesborough, [Islesboro] Maine, to Ephraim and Sarah Richards Coombs.  His parents were strict Quakers, as were most of their neighbors and friends.[1]  Ephraim was a “sailor by profession…

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Anthony Coombs and his link to the Comeau family

Analysis of the ancestry of Anthony Coombs, who lived in Maine between 1684 and 1730 and his link to the Comeau family of Port-Royal, Acadia. A link between him and Antoine Comeau, son of Pierre Comeau was established via documented genealogy and especially a DNA analysis between descendants of Anthony Coombs and Pierre Comeau. These…

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Genealogy database update and new look

The Comeau Genealogy Database has been updated with now more than 60 000 people. You can access the main page of the database at: If your family is not listed or you see errors or missing information, please contact me. Also, the website has been updated with a new look, you can check it…

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Comeau families

The Comeau families will be a section about your family. A scrapbook and history of your family. You can send the info via email to be included.

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