November 27, 2022

Biography

Harrison McCain
Biography, History

Harrison McCain

Harrison McCain was born November 3, 1927. He was a New Brunswick businessman and co-founder, along with his three brothers, of international frozen foods giant McCain Foods Limited. Harrison McCain was born in Florenceville-Bristol, as the son of Andrew Davis McCain,…

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Akerley Holmes
Biography, History, Rural

Akerley Holmes

Akerley Holmes was born in Doaktown in 1894. After attending the Fredericton Business College, Akerley Holmes joined the J. H. Holmes Co., his father's lumber business at Doaktown, which owned the former Henry Swim sawmill. When his father died prematurely…

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Kevin MacMichael
Biography, Show Business

Kevin MacMichael

The career of Kevin MacMichael certainly has been an interesting one. Born in Saint John (1951) and coming from a musical background, his father played drums and his mother was a teacher. While still in school, Kevin picked up the…

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Laurie Murison
Biography, Lighthouses, Video

Laurie Murison

Laurie Murison was co-director of the Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station for many years. She created the Gaskin Memorial Museum in four rooms of the house in North Head, with hundreds of specimens and educational materials. This museum…

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