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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Jean-Baptiste  BENOIT

  (b. bet. 1747-1756, Acadia, Canada   d. )  

Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born bet. 1747-1756 in , Acadia, Canada . Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was the child of Claude BENOIT and Anne Helene GIROUARD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Claude BENOIT and Jeanne HÉBERT (maternal)  François GIROUARD and Anne BOURGEOIS

He married  Anne Madeleine ROY 10 February 1777 in Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Anne Madeleine ROY  was born abt. 1752 in , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) .  She died 2 February 1800 in Sorel, Québec, Canada .  She was the daughter of René Renaud ROY and Marie Josephe DAIGLE.

He married  (2) Marie-Anne DESMARAIS 25 February 1805 in Sorel, Lower Canada .  Marie-Anne DESMARAIS  was born 18 July 1764 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada .  She was the daughter of Joseph ABRAHAM dit DESMARAIS and Louise-Marie COURVILLE dite ABRAHAM.
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)

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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Anne Madeleine ROY-- Date: 10 February 1777 Place: Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada
Anne Madeleine ROY was the daughter of René Renaud ROY and Marie Josephe DAIGLE




Children:
flag Jean-Baptiste BENOIT (b.7 July 1779, Sorel, Province of Québec, Canada  d. 28 August 1809, Sorel, Lower Canada)

flag Marguerite BENOIT (b.18 February 1781, Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 4 August 1856, Saint-Ours, Lower Canada )



Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married flag Marie-Anne DESMARAIS-- Date: 25 February 1805 Place: Sorel, Lower Canada
Marie-Anne DESMARAIS was the daughter of Joseph ABRAHAM dit DESMARAIS and Louise-Marie COURVILLE dite ABRAHAM




Events During the Lifetime of Jean-Baptiste BENOIT

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1777 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT and Anne Madeleine ROY 10 February 1777, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)
1779 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born 7 July 1779, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1781 Birth of Child
Marguerite BENOIT was born 18 February 1781, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)
1800 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anne Madeleine ROY died 2 February 1800, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1805 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT and Marie-Anne DESMARAIS 25 February 1805, Sorel, Québec, Canada

Added: 5/13/2009 8:48:05 AM

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