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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag male ancestor  Claude  BRUN

  (b. abt. 1678 Port Royal, Acadia   d. 12 March 1760 Rivière-Ouelle, Canada )  

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BRUN Genealogy

Claude BRUN was born abt. 1678 in Port Royal, Acadia. Claude BRUN was the child of Sebastien BRUN   and   Huguette BOURG and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Vincent BRUN and Marie-Renee BREAU (BRAULT) (maternal)  Antoine BOURQUE (BOURG) (BOURC) and Antoinette LANDRY

Claude was deported as part of the Acadian Exile / Grand Derangement around 1755.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Cecile DUGAS 27 November 1709 in Port Royal, Acadia .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Cecile DUGAS  was born abt. 1692 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  She was the daughter of Claude DUGAS and Françoise BOURGEOIS.

Claude BRUN died 12 March 1760 in Rivière-Ouelle, Canada .
Details of the family tree of Claude appear below.
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  • 1686 Port Royal
    Bastien BRUN 32, Hugette BOURG 28 children: Jeanne 9, Claude 7, Abraham 6, Vincent 5, Jean 4, Antoine 1 1 gun. 12 cattle 12 sheep, 10 hogs.

    (CANADA) - 1686 Acadian Census
  • 1700 Port Royal
    Sebastien BRUN (widower) 45; Claude 21; Abraham 19; Vincent 18; Jean-Batiste 16; Anthoine 15; Marie 13; 10 cattle, 22 sheep, 10 arpents, 1 gun.

    (CANADA) - 1700 Acadian Census
  • 1709 Marriage / Partner
    Claude BRUN and Cecile DUGAS 27 November 1709 , Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
  • 1726 Birth of Child
    Ambroise BRUN was born 3 October 1726, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
  • 1760 Death
    12 March 1760
    Rivière-Ouelle, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Liesse)

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Added: 9/7/2010 8:51:35 AM - Updated: 3/21/2015 3:30:01 PM

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