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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Jean-Baptiste  BENOIT

  (b. 27 November 1711Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. 10 January 1771Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada )  

Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born 27 November 1711 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was the child of Claude BENOIT and Jeanne HÉBERT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Martin BENOIT dit LABRIERE and Marie CHAUSSEGROS (maternal)  Étienne HÉBERT and Jeanne COMEAU

He married  Isabelle LEBLANC abt. 1745 in Acadia, Canada .  Isabelle LEBLANC  was born abt. 1715 in , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) . 

Jean-Baptiste BENOIT died 10 January 1771 in Bécancour, Nicolet, Province of Québec, Canada .
Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? (Pâté à la viande) - 'Pâté is a meat pie common to all Acadian communities. Although still an integral part of the Acadian Christmas Eve celebration, pâté is now made throughout the year.'

Source: Acadian Recipes (www.tourismnewbrunswick.ca/ 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? Quebec has a rich, distinctive French-Canadian cuisine. Popular dishes include tourtière (a meat pie), and ragoût de boulettes et de pattes do cochon (a stew made from meatballs and pigs' feet). Other favorites include French onion soup, pea soup, and poutine. Quebec is also known for its maple syrup. Children enjoy eating tourquettes, a natural candy made by pouring boiling maple syrup onto fresh snow.

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

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Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia - The Old Road, Grand Pre, Nova Scotia
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
The Old Road, Grand Pre, Nova Scotia
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia - Map of Acadia - Source: http://www.acadian-cajun.com/acadmap.htm
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
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Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia - Grand Pre Village, N.S.
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
Grand Pre Village, N.S.
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia - The Road To Grand Pre, N.S.
Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
The Road To Grand Pre, N.S.
Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly) - Église de Saint-Édouard-de-Gentilly, est. 1825
865, av. des Hirondelles, Bécancour, QUÉBEC
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Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly)
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Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly) - Church - Gentilly
Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly)
Church - Gentilly
Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly) - Église du Précieux-Sang, est. 1903
7525, Route du Missouri, Bécancour, QUÉBEC
Église de Bécancour
Paroisse: Précieux-Sang 
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Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada (Nativité-de-Notre-Dame-de-Becancour) (Saint-Edouard-de-Gentilly)
Église du Précieux-Sang, est. 1903
7525, Route... Read MORE...

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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married flag Isabelle LEBLANC-- Date: abt. 1745 Place: , Acadia, Canada


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