Bourgeois Family



Welcome to the Retrouvailles Bourgeois 2014 family gathering web page!

You will find here all the information you need to register to the family reunion that will take place on August 13th and 14th 2014 in Saint-Basile, New-Brunswick, CANADA (for the "Retrouvailles" Bourgeois family gathering (including its derivatives Bushway, Burgess, Blaise and Boss) and the 15th 2014 in Madawaska, Maine, USA (for the Acadian day Festival and the tintamarre). You can also find information concerning the program of activities and the Bourgeois family genealogy. Feel free to contact us if you need more information on the family reunion. We are looking forward to see you in 2014.

The Association of Bourgeois’ of Acadian Descent invites you to come and celebrate your Acadian heritage and share your family story with your cousins from around the world in the context of the 2014 Acadian World Congress. 

See the pictures of the 2009 Bourgeois family gathering "Les Retrouvailles".

Please feel free to contact us for any request for information or any other matter. Hoping to meet you in 2014!

Important notice : With less than 75 days left before the “Retrouvailles Bourgeois 2014” it is important that you make arrangements for your accommodations as soon as possible. Although it may be harder to locate accommodation at this time we suggest you consult the following; “ Lodging – Some Ideas for solutions”, the CMA2014 Lodging Directory for a list of accommodations in the area and the CMA2014 Private Accommodations Directory for a list of private accommodation. Remember to look outside of your preferred location as rooms may be available within a 20, 30 or 40 minute drive. You should leave your name with any lodging you are interested in, in case rooms become available due to cancellations.

For those of you that will be camping you might want to consider the Riverside (Iroquois) RV Park located moments away from Saint-Basile, location of the Bourgeois family reunion “Les Retrouvailles Bourgeois”. We are currently working with the owner to reserve a section of the site for the Bourgeois family (rates and conditions). Send your reservation request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and mention the Bourgeois family reunion.

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