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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Acadia  Abraham  Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau)

  (b. 1701Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia   d. 1760, Prince Edward Island, Canada )  

Abraham Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) was born 1701 in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia . Abraham Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) was the child of Pierre Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) and Marie Guérin and the grandchild of: (maternal)  François Guérin and Anne Blanchard

Abraham Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) died 1760 in , Prince Edward Island, Canada .


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Youngest son Abraham dit le Petit Abraham, born in c1702 married Marie-Josèphe, daughter of François Savoie, probably at Chignecto in c1731. They also moved from Chignecto to Île St.-Jean in the early 1700s.
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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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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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News 1749--French population of St. John Island (Prince Edward) : 1,000.

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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.


News 1755 - Acadians settled French colony, Ile Saint-Jean, after British-ordered explusion of Nova Scotia
(www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ peiztimeln.htm)

1755—Before the proscription of September.
French population of St. John Island (Prince Edward) 3,000
After the...Read MORE...


Acadia 1755
Beginning of the Acadian Expulsion on July 28

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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News 1758 - British seized control of Ile Saint-Jean, French setlers deported

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Canada 1759 - British troops defeated French troops in Battle of Plains of Abraham near Quebec City

Québec a Nation History (Part 15) (www.youtube.com) -

Death
1760
, Prince Edward Island, Canada



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