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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Suzanne  BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE

  (b. abt. 1685, Acadia, Canada   d. 11 December 1757Québec, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Suzanne BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE was born abt. 1685 in , Acadia, Canada . Suzanne BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE was the child of Pierre-Joan BÉZIER and Madeleine BRUN and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Vincent BRUN and Marie-Renee BREAU (BRAULT)

She married  Pierre COMEAU 25 January 1704 in Port Royal, Acadia .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Pierre COMEAU  was born 1680 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia .  He was the son of Jean COMEAU and Françoise HÉBERT.

Suzanne BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE died 11 December 1757 in Québec, Canada, New France .
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Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? British authorities in 1764 allowed Acadians to return in small isolated groups. They returned slowly, settling in various locations on mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton Island. Others ended up in Newfoundland, the West Indies and even the Falkland Islands.

www.cbc.ca/acadian/timeline.html
Did You Know?Over time, Quebec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada.

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Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? In New France, the habitant's homes were commonly built of felled timber or of rough-hewn stone, solid, low, stocky buildings, usually about twenty by forty feet or thereabouts in size, with a single doorway and very few windows. The roofs were steep-pitched, with a dormer window or two thrust out on either side, the eaves projecting well over the walls in such manner as to give the structures a half-bungalow appearance. With almost religious punctuality the habitants whitewashed the outside of their walls every spring, so that from the river the country houses looked trim and neat at all seasons.

Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
Did You Know? What is a 'dit/dite' name?  When the first settlers came to Canada from France it was a custom to add a 'dit' nickname to the surname. The English translation of 'dit' is 'said'. The Colonists of Nouvelle France added 'dit' names as distinguishers. A settler might have wanted to differentiate their family from their siblings by taking a 'dit' name that described the locale to which they had relocated. The acquiring of a 'dit' name might also be the result of a casual adoption, whereby the person wanted to honor the family who had raised them. Another reason was also to distinguish themselves by taking as a 'dit' name the town or village in France from which they originated. This custom ended around 1900 when people began using only one name, either the 'dit' nickname or their original surname.

Source: American-French Genealogical Society, Woonsocket, Rhode Island (www.afgs.org/ditnames/index1.html)
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Suzanne BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE married flag Pierre COMEAU-- Date: 25 January 1704 Place: Port Royal, Acadia
Pierre COMEAU was the son of Jean COMEAU and Françoise HÉBERT


married Suzanne Bezier, daughter of Pierre Bezier and Madeleine Brun, 25 Jan 1704 in Port Royal Acadia, Canada

Source:
Stephen A. White, Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Acadiennes, p140.

Children:
flag Suzanne COMEAU (b.abt. 1705, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Alexandre COMEAU (b.21 November 1707, Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia  d. bef. 16 October 1764, )

flag Marie-Josephe COMEAU (b.1709, , Acadia, Canada   d. , )

flag Pierre COMEAU (b.22 February 1712, Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia  d. , )

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Marie-Madeleine COMEAU (b.20 October 1714, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 11 September 1803, Yamachiche, Lower Canada )

flag Etienne COMEAU (b.2 January 1717, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

flag Anne COMEAU (b.9 October 1718, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

flag Elizabeth COMEAU (b.9 October 1718, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

flag Jean-Baptiste COMEAU (b.22 December 1720, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 3 May 1724, Port Royal, Acadia)

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Guillaume COMEAU (b.27 May 1723, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 17 December 1757, Québec, Canada, New France )

flag Prudent COMEAU (b.26 April 1727, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

flag Joseph COMEAU (b.6 September 1728, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )


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News 1686--Population of Acadia : 885. (Census)

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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...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 1698 - October 14 - New France census shows: 1,460 houses in the city of Québec, 1,988 inhabiants

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News 1700 (Quebec)
The French population in the Colony of Canada numbered about fifteen thousand. The Crown ceded...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 - According to the census, there are 1,450 people living in Acadia


1704 Marriage / Partner
Suzanne BÉZIER dite JOAN LARIVIÈRE and Pierre COMEAU 25 January 1704, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1707 Birth of Child
Alexandre COMEAU was born 21 November 1707, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
News 1709 - Quebec merchants establish a Chamber of Commerce for the first time. Prior to this time meetings or public assemblies were not allowed.

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Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
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News 1710 - October 13 - English troops occupy Acadia (Nova Scotia)

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News 1711 - Québec Expedition
The Québec Expedition was a British attempt to attack Québec during Queen Anne's War. On July 30, a ...Read MORE...


1712 Birth of Child
Pierre COMEAU was born 22 February 1712, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
News 1713 - Acadia is 'permanently' given to the British after the Treaty of Utrecht.
The Treaty of Utrecht ended the War of Spanish Succession in 1713, making the Acadians in Nova...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...Read MORE...


News 1713 - June 23 - The French residents of Acadia are given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia, Canada

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1714 Birth of Child
Marie-Madeleine COMEAU was born 20 October 1714, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1717 Birth of Child
Etienne COMEAU was born 2 January 1717, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1718 Birth of Child
Anne COMEAU was born 9 October 1718, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1718 Birth of Child
Elizabeth COMEAU was born 9 October 1718, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1720 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste COMEAU was born 22 December 1720, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1723 Birth of Child
Guillaume COMEAU was born 27 May 1723, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1724 Death of Child
Jean-Baptiste COMEAU died 3 May 1724, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1727 Birth of Child
Prudent COMEAU was born 26 April 1727, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1728 Birth of Child
Joseph COMEAU was born 6 September 1728, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
News By 1730, the majority of Acadians had signed an oath swearing allegiance to the British Crown, but they insisted they would not fight either the French or the native Indians.

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News 1733 - May 29 - The right of Canadians to keep Indian slaves is upheld at Quebec City.

onthisday.com - May 29, 1733

News 1737 - A road is completed between Quebec and Montreal.
The Chemin du Roy was the first road linking Quebec City to Montreal. Today the old roads which...Read MORE...


News 1743 - Several people are crushed to death at the bakers shop in Quebec due to scarcity of food in New France.

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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...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 the whole of the Acadian Peninsula : 13,000

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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...Read MORE...


News 1750 - LeLoutre gets the Indians to burn Beaubassin to get Acadians over to French territory.

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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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News 1754 - At the beginning of the French and Indian War of 1754,
the British government demanded that Acadians take an oath of allegiance to the Crown that included ...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.


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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Death
11 December 1757
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

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