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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  François  BENOIT

  (b. 13 May 1723Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. )  

François BENOIT was born 13 May 1723 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. François 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  Françoise DAIGLE 4 February 1761 in Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Françoise DAIGLE  was born abt. 1738 in , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) .  She died 30 December 1813 in Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception) .  She was the daughter of Charles DAIGLE and Françoise DOUCET.
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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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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François BENOIT married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag Françoise DAIGLE-- Date: 4 February 1761  Place: Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay
Françoise DAIGLE was the daughter of Charles DAIGLE and Françoise DOUCET




Children:
flag Elisabeth BENOIT (b.abt. 1761, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. 21 August 1787, Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada )

flag Josephte BENOIT (b.abt. 1764, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. 15 May 1833, Saint-Ours, Lower Canada )

flag Marguerite BENOIT (b.21 September 1767, Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada   d. , )

flag Francoise BLANCHARD (b.2 November 1771, Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada   d. , )

flag Genevieve BLANCHARD (b.19 October 1773, Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 1 April 1814, Saint-Ours, Lower Canada )



Events During the Lifetime of François BENOIT

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1761 Marriage / Partner
François BENOIT and Françoise DAIGLE 4 February 1761 , Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1767 Birth of Child
Marguerite BENOIT was born 21 September 1767, Yamachiche, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-d'Yamachiche)
1771 Birth of Child
Francoise BLANCHARD was born 2 November 1771, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)
1773 Birth of Child
Genevieve BLANCHARD was born 19 October 1773, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)

Added: 5/13/2009 9:06:03 AM

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