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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Canada/New France  Alexis  Aucoin

  (b. 14 March 1684Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada   d. 25 December 1759 , France )  

Alexis Aucoin was born 14 March 1684 in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada . Alexis Aucoin was the child of Martin Aucoin and Marie Gaudet and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Martin Aucoin and Marie Sallé (Salé) (maternal)  Denis Gaudet and Martine Gauthier

He married  Anne Marie Bourg abt. 1707 in Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada (Cobequid, Acadia) .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Anne Marie Bourg  was born abt. 1691 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada .  She died 14 January 1766 in , France .  She was the daughter of Martin Bourg and Marie Potet.

Alexis Aucoin died 25 December 1759 in , France.


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Born at Fort-Lawrence, Beaubassin, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died at St-Nicolas, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Pas-de-Calais, France

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Alexis Aucoin married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Canada/New France Anne Marie Bourg-- Date: abt. 1707 Place: Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada (Cobequid, Acadia)
Anne Marie Bourg was the daughter of Martin Bourg and Marie Potet




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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Canada/New France Marie Aucoin (b.abt. 1713, Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada   d. 6 February 1759, , France)



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Alexis, born at Chignecto in c1684, twin of Augustin, who died young, married Anne-Marie, another daughter of Martin Bourg, probably at Minas in c1707. They had 13 children, including 10 sons who married into the Breau, Amireau, Blanchard, Hébert, Girouard, Trahan, Duhon, Lacroix, and Laidez...Read MORE...


News By 1685, there were 22 houses in Beaubassin.

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News  In 1686, the area was constituted into a parish and Father Claude Trouvé, of Quebec, built Beaubassin's first church.

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Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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Canada 1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre
On the night of August 4-5, 1689, nearly 1,500 Iroquois warriors crossed the St. Lawrence at Lake St. Louis, its widest point in the Montreal area. On the opposite shore, the inhabitants of the...Read MORE...


World History 1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.


Canada 1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps.

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Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

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News 1696 - During King William's War French and Native raids on Maine, specifically on Pemaquid, Maine (present day Bristol, Maine) earlier that year.
In response, the English colonial militia leader Benjamin Church led a devastating raid on Beaubassin in 1696.
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Invention 1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)
"Thomas Savery was an English inventor credited with making important advancements and discoveries in the development of the steam engine. He was born in 1650 at Shilston and belonged to a well known ...Read MORE...


Canada 1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal
On August 4, 1701, some 40 Aboriginal nations gathered in Montreal. On that day, their representatives dinged the Treaty of Montreal. People in Montreal would remember this ceremony for a long time....Read MORE...


Canada 1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England.

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News 1704 - Attacked
June 20: Benjamin Church (1639-1718), with 700 men, three warships and fourteen transports, burned Les Mines (Grand Pre), took Cobequid (Truro) and Piziquid (Pigiguit), and wasted Beaubassin,...Read MORE...


Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
The Acadian community of Port Royal is captured by Francis Nickolson for the British and renamed it Fort Anne, and the community, Annapolis Royal. Daniel d'Auger de Subercase (1661-1732), with less...Read MORE...


Canada 1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)
Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the French.
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France 1715 - Louis XIV (King of France) dies


Canada In 1745 Louisbourg fell to British forces from New England.
An expedition organized by Massachusetts Governor William Shirley besieged and ultimately captured the French fortress of Louisbourg, on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, in 1745 as part of King...Read MORE...


Canada The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle returned Louisbourg to the French in 1748

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Canada 1749 - 2,576 settlers are brought to Acadia by the British. Halifax is founded. www.acadian-cajun.com/ acadtime.htm
The establishment of Halifax in 1749 engrained a solid colonized British presence on the Atlantic Coast.

Britain founds Halifax to counter the French presence at Louisbourg.
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News 1750 - LeLoutre gets the Indians to burn Beaubassin to get Acadians over to French territory.
Father LeLoutre had been urging the Acadians south and east of the Missaguash River to move north to French territory. Finally, in 1750, he led the Mikmaqs in burning down the Acadian buildings on...Read MORE...


Canada 1750 - German immigrants begin to arrive in numbers at Halifax.

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Canada 1752 - Canada's first newspaper, the weekly Halifax Gazette, appears (March 23).

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Invention 1753 - The lightning rod is invented (Benjamin Franklin, United States)
Those of our Readers in this and the neighboring Provinces, who may have had an Opportunity of observing, during the present Summer, and of the Effects of Lightning on Houses, Ships, Trees, &c. are...Read MORE...


World History 1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.


World History (1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover

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France 1758 - French power in Canada declines as the British capture Ft. Louisburg

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Death
25 December 1759
, France



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