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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Acadia  Paul  Arsenault

  (b. abt. 1709, Acadia, Canada   d. 14 August 1779Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada )  

Paul Arsenault was born abt. 1709 in , Acadia, Canada . Paul Arsenault was the child of Abraham Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) and Jeanne Gaudet and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre Arsenault (Arcenault) (Arseneau) and Marguerite Dugas (maternal)  Pierre Gaudet and Anne Blanchard

He married  Madeleine Hébert 28 July 1732 in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence) .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Madeleine Hébert  was born abt. 1714 in , Acadia, Canada .  She died 7 September 1799 in Sainte-Thérèse, Québec, Canada .  She was the daughter of Jacques Hébert and Jeanne Gautrot (Gautreau).

Paul Arsenault died 14 August 1779 in Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada .


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Paul Arsenault married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Acadia Madeleine Hébert-- Date: 28 July 1732 Place: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)
Madeleine Hébert was the daughter of Jacques Hébert and Jeanne Gautrot (Gautreau)




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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement Acadia Marie Josephe Arsenault (b.abt. 1738, , Acadia, Canada   d. 9 December 1813 , Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada )



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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...


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 Scotia permanent British subjects, while Isle Royale (Cape Breton) and Isle Saint-Jean (Prince Edward...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.
History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd. -

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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Paul Arsenault and Madeleine Hébert 28 July 1732, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)

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 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 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.

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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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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...


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 fighting against the French. Most of them refused.
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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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News 1758 - The Acadians who fled to Ile St. Jean and Ile Royale are rounded up and 3000+ are sent to France.
Two of the ships are unseaworthy and sink ... hundreds of Acadians perish. The ones who make it to France initially settle in northwestern France, around St. Malo and Morlaix.
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Canada 1759 - British troops defeated French troops in Battle of Plains of Abraham near Quebec City

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News 1763 - The war between the French and the British is over. Acadians who have survived the interrment in England are sent to France. Some Acadians try to return to Acadia (now Nova Scotia) and find their land settled by others. www.acadian-cajun.com/
When France signed the Treaty of Paris in 1763, it gave Great Britain its colonial possessions in North America, except the islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, off the coast of...Read MORE...


Canada 1763 - France cedes its North American posessions to Britain by the Treaty of Paris, ending the Seven Years War (French and Indian War). Quebec City French-speaking Catholics were now under the rule of Protestant Britain.
In 1763, England was convinced, mistakenly, that it was inheriting a French society but the new colonial authorities did not fully understand the reality. The former subjects of the king of France...Read MORE...


News 1764 - 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.

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News 1770 - First settlers, the Acadians came from Boston; they called the place Saint-Jacques-de-la-Nouvelle-Acadie.

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News 1772 - Appointment of the first resident priest in St-Jacques

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News 1774 - Église de Saint-Jacques established at Saint-Jacques

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Canada At the beginning of the American Revolution in 1775, American rebels invade Canada
but despite the efforts of rebel spies to entice Quebec to join the revolution, les Canadiens refuse to take up arms against British rule, and the invasion ultimately fails. The mass migration of...Read MORE...


Canada 1775 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
On December 31, 1775, during the American Revolutionary War (1775-83), Patriot forces under Colonel Benedict Arnold (1741-1801) and General Richard Montgomery (1738-75) attempted to capture the...Read MORE...


World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.


Death
14 August 1779
Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada



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