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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Antoine  BENOIT

  (b. 23 March 1719Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. )  

Antoine BENOIT was born 23 March 1719 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Antoine 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  Petronille BOURGEOIS 26 June 1754 in Port Royal, Acadia .  Petronille BOURGEOIS  was born 1 August 1736 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia .  She was the daughter of Joseph BOURGEOIS and Anne LEBLANC.

He married  (2) Marie SAVOIE abt. 1766 in Canada .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Marie SAVOIE  was born abt. 1740 in , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) .  She died 18 March 1820 in Tracadie, New Brunswick, Canada (Tracadie-Sheila) .  She was the daughter of Jean Baptiste SAVOIE and Marguerite BLANCHARD.
Did You Know?Acadia - Did you know? Acadian parents might tell their children about 'le Bonhomme Sept-heures, a fearful character who would visit upleasant deeds upon young children if they did not go to bed at the designated hour.'

Source: Acadian Culture in Maine: Oral Traditions - University of Maine at Fort Kent (acim.umfk.maine.edu/oral_traditions.html)

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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Antoine BENOIT married flag Petronille BOURGEOIS-- Date: 26 June 1754 Place: Port Royal, Acadia
Petronille BOURGEOIS was the daughter of Joseph BOURGEOIS and Anne LEBLANC




Antoine BENOIT married flag Marie SAVOIE-- Date: abt. 1766 Place: , Canada
Marie SAVOIE was the daughter of Jean Baptiste SAVOIE and Marguerite BLANCHARD




Children:
 Marguerite BENOIT (b.1769, Canada  d. 4 May 1826, Tracadie, New Brunswick, Canada )

flag Joseph BENOIT (b.abt. 1774, , Canada  d. , )

flag Firmin BENOIT (b.1778, , Canada  d. 27 September 1857, Tracadie, New Brunswick, Canada )



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1754 Marriage / Partner
Antoine BENOIT and Petronille BOURGEOIS 26 June 1754, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia

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