List of people from Edmundston

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This is a list of notable people from Edmundston, New Brunswick. Although not everyone in this list was born in Edmundston, they all live or have lived in Edmundston and have had significant connections to the community.

Name Famous for Birth Death Other
Joseph Bérubé government service (judge and Ombudsman) Longest-serving Ombudsman of New Brunswick (1976–1993).
Maurice Bolyer music 1920 1978 banjo player who appeared on The Tommy Hunter Show
John Carl Murchie military 1895 1966 Commander of the Canadian Army from 1943 to 1945
Cédrick Desjardins sports 1985 hockey goaltender, plays for the Tampa Bay Lightning affiliate in the AHL
Dave Hilton, Sr. sports 1940 professional boxer who won a Canadian championship in three different weight divisions
Ty LaForest sports 1917 1947 Major League Baseball player who played with the Boston Red Sox
Maryse Ouellet sports 1983 professional wrestler and former two-time WWE Divas Champion
Natasha St-Pier music 1981 singer, better known in France
Shawn Sawyer sports 1985 figure skater, finished 12th overall at the XXth Winter Olympics held in Turin, Italy
Bernard Valcourt politics 1952 federal politician
Roch Voisine music 1963 singer, actor (born and raised in St-Basile)

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