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Community Council

David MacAdam Council Chair Retired general property insurance agent.   Chris Dunn Community Councillor Carpenter and cabinet maker.   Jenny Dunn Community Councillor Degree in Fashion Design, works at the Wardrobe Department at Confederation Centre of the Arts, background in many forms of art, jewelry, woodworking and textiles.   Mary-Ann MacSwain Community Councillor After studying […]


History of Morell

Morell was named for Jean Francois Morel from St. Malo, France who settled the area in 1720-1721. Previously the area was inhabited by a tribe known as the “Shell Fish Eaters”, followed by the Mi’kmaq who named the local river Pogooseemkekseboo (clam ground river). The first church was built in 1752, and in 1753 Father […]