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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Marguerite  BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU)

  (b. 22 April 1750Port Royal, Acadia   d. 10 April 1822Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Lower Canada )  

Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) was born 22 April 1750 in Port Royal, Acadia. Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) was the child of Jean Baptiste BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) and Marguerite MELANSON and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Antoine BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) and Marie THÉRIOT (THÉRIAULT) (maternal)  Jean MELANSON and Madeleine PETITOT dite SINCENNES

She married  Louis DOUCET 10 January 1773 in Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Louis DOUCET  was born 16 May 1749 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia .  He died 15 July 1819 in Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Saint-Grégoire-le-Grand) .  He was the son of Joseph DOUCET and Marie Anne BOURG.

Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) died 10 April 1822 in Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Lower Canada .
Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? In Acadia, a 'belief is that sinners may be transformed into black bears or dogs, in which shape they wander each night until someone draws blood from them, thereby breaking the curse.'

Source: Acadian Culture in Maine: Oral Traditions - University of Maine at Fort Kent (acim.umfk.maine.edu/oral_traditions.html)
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? French Canadians celebrate Dollard Day on the Monday preceding May 25. The day honors a seventeenth-century French war hero. On that same day, the rest of Canada celebrates Victoria Day in honor of Britain's Queen Victoria.

Source: Countries and Their Cultures - French-Canadians (www.everyculture.com)

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Louis DOUCET-- Date: 10 January 1773 Place: Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada
Louis DOUCET was the son of Joseph DOUCET and Marie Anne BOURG




Children:
flag Marguerite DOUCET (b.10 September 1775, Trois-Rivières, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 1 March 1859, Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Lower Canada )



Events During the Lifetime of Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU)

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1773 Marriage / Partner
Marguerite BELLIVEAU (BÉLIVEAU) and Louis DOUCET 10 January 1773, Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly)
1775 Birth of Child
Marguerite DOUCET was born 10 September 1775, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
1819 Death of Spouse/Partner
Louis DOUCET died 15 July 1819, Saint-Grégoire, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Saint-Grégoire-le-Grand)

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