Quebec - Did you know?Very few children went to school in New France. Schools were usually only in the larger towns and too far away for children in the small towns to attend. If children did learn to read, they learned from a parent, or an older brother who had become a priest. Schools were run by the church because the nuns and priests were educated.
He married Madeleine Michel
20 May 1759
in United States (USA) (American Colonies)
was born 10 June 1731
in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
She died 11 April 1806
in Québec, Québec, Canada
She was the daughter of Jacques Michel and Jeanne Breaux (Brault).
René Babineau died 7 December 1775
in Beauport, Québec, Québec, Canada* .
The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle returned Louisbourg to the French in 1748
www.cbc.ca/ acadian/ timeline.html -
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. www.cbc.ca/ acadian/ timeline.html -
1750 - German immigrants begin to arrive in numbers at Halifax.
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.
1755 - Grand Derangement The "Grand Derangement" the forced deportation of Acadians is considered the beginning of the Cajun culture.
Of the 8 to 10 thousand Acadians deported, 3/ 4 arrived in the American colonies or were ...Read MORE...
1756 - Virginia Rejects Acadians About 1,200 Acadians were sent to Virginia but were never let off the ships, because they had not been expected and they were not wanted. They sat on the beaches for six months. Having arrived in the ...Read MORE...
(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
1759 Marriage / Partner René Babineau and Madeleine Michel 20 May 1759, , United States (USA) (American Colonies)
1759 - British troops defeated French troops in Battle of Plains of Abraham near Quebec City
Québec a Nation History (Part 15) (www.youtube.com) -
1763 - Nova Scotia The English land cleared about 11,000 French Acadians from Nova Scotia during the period of 1755 to 1763, to make room for English and Scottish settlers as those Acadians held the best land. The...Read MORE...
1764 - Acadians Return to Nova Scotia The Acadians were finally allowed to return to Nova Scotia in 1764. However, the fertile lands that once were theirs were now occupied by English settlers. Since the British would not allow the...Read MORE...
Death 7 December 1775 Beauport, Québec, Québec, Canada*
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