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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Jean  BLANCHARD

  (b. abt. 1718, Acadia, Canada   d. 2 September 1789Yamaska, Province of Québec, Canada )  

Jean BLANCHARD was born abt. 1718 in , Acadia, Canada . Jean BLANCHARD was the child of Martin BLANCHARD and Isabelle Elisabeth DUPUIS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Martin BLANCHARD and Marguerite GUILBAULT (GUILBEAU) (maternal)  Martin DUPUIS and Marie LANDRY

He married  Catherine FOREST abt. 1744 in Port Royal, Acadia .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Catherine FOREST  was born abt. 1726 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia .  She died 16 December 1815 in Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Saint-Grégoire-le-Grand) .  She was the daughter of Jean Baptiste FOREST and Marie Elisabeth LABARRE.

Jean BLANCHARD died 2 September 1789 in Yamaska, Province of Québec, Canada .
Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? Acadian Chicken Fricot (Fricot à la poule) - 'the most popular fricot in Acadia. For important social occasions, such as frolics and corvées, a chicken was killed to make a big fricot.'

Source: Acadian Recipes ( Do/ FoodAndWine/ AcadianRecipes.aspx)
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.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Quebec - Did you know? In the mid 1800s, New France had a population of about 4 million. 1/2 were Catholic. 1/2 were Protestant. 1/3 of the population was French speaking.

Source: Canada: A People's History ( history/)

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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Jean BLANCHARD married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Catherine FOREST-- Date: abt. 1744 Place: Port Royal, Acadia
Catherine FOREST was the daughter of Jean Baptiste FOREST and Marie Elisabeth LABARRE

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Jean Baptiste BLANCHARD (b.25 August 1745, Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)   d. 20 May 1799, Beloeil, Verchères, Lower Canada )

flag Charles BLANCHARD (b.abt. 1756, , Canada  d. , )

Events During the Lifetime of Jean BLANCHARD

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1745 Birth of Child
Jean Baptiste BLANCHARD was born 25 August 1745, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)

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