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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Guillaume  GIROUARD

  (b. October 1685Port Royal, Acadia   d. 23 November 1757Québec, Canada, New France )  
Summary: Guillaume GIROUARD was born October 1685 in Port Royal, Acadia. Guillaume GIROUARD was the child of Jacques Jacob GIROUARD and Marguerite GAUTROT (GAUTREAU) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  François GIROUARD and Jeanne AUCOIN (maternal)  François GAUTROT (GAUTREAU) and Marie-Edmée LEJEUNE

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

He married  Marie BERNARD dite RENOCHET 1713 in Acadia, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Marie BERNARD dite RENOCHET  was born abt. 1693 in , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) .  She was the daughter of René BERNARD and Madeleine DOUCET.

Guillaume GIROUARD died 23 November 1757 in Québec, Canada, New France .
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Guillaume GIROUARD married flag  Marie BERNARD dite RENOCHET-- Date: 1713 Place: , Acadia, Canada
Marie BERNARD dite RENOCHET was the daughter of René BERNARD and Madeleine DOUCET


About 1713 Guillaume, married Marie Bernard dit Renochet, daughter of René Bernard and Madeleine Doucet, in Acadia, Canada.

(White, Stephen A. Dictionnaire Généalogique des Famillies Acadiennes. volume I. Moncton, Canada: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, Université de Moncton, 1999).


Children:

flag  Madeleine GIROUARD (b.12 February 1714, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 24 September 1765, )

flag  Anne GIROUARD (b.16 May 1716, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 1758, )

flag  Marguerite GIROUARD (b.12 February 1719, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 27 October 1804, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada)
m. Jean-Baptiste BLANCHARD 22 July 1743

flag  Guillaume GIROUARD (b.16 December 1721, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 8 June 1795, )

flag  Francoise GIROUARD (b.10 March 1724, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 5 March 1803, )

flag  Guillaume GIROUARD (b.1725, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Pierre GIROUARD (b.12 October 1726, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 26 June 1814 , Saint-Ours, Lower Canada )
m. Theotiste DUPUIS 3 February 1751

flag  Anne GIROUARD (b.24 June 1729, Port Royal, Acadia  d. , )


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Birth
October 1685
Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia

1686 Port Royal
Jacques GIROUARD 38, Marguerite GOTRO 32; children: Alexandre 16, Pierre 14, Jacques 12, Jean 10,...Read MORE...


Canada 1686 - De Troyes and D'Iberville capture three English posts on James Bay (June-July).

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Canada 1689 - Attacked by Iroquois - Lachine Massacre
On the night of August 4-5, 1689, nearly 1,500 Iroquois warriors crossed the St. Lawrence at Lake...Read MORE...


World History 1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.


Canada 1690 - Port Royal is captured by British forces led by Phipps.

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Canada 1690 - Frontenac repels Phips' (sent from Massachusetts) attack on Québec (October)

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1693 Port Royal
Jacob GIROUD 46, Marguerite GOUTROT 39, ALexandre 22, Pierre 20, Jean 17, Marie 15, Francois 13,...Read MORE...


1698 Port Royal
Jacob GIROUARD 50; Margueritte GOTROT (wife) 45; Jacques 24; Jean 22; Francois 20; Marie 18;...Read MORE...


1700 Port Royal
Jacob GIROUARD 53; Marguerite GOUTROT (wife) Alexandre 29; Pierre 27; Jean 24; Francoise 20; Claude ...Read MORE...


1701 Port Royal
Jacob GIROUARD 52, Marguerite GAUTROT (wife) 45; Jacques GIROUARD 27, Francois 21, Claude 17,...Read MORE...


Canada 1701 - 40 First Nation tribes, French Colonial Government signed Great Peace of Montreal
On August 4, 1701, some 40 Aboriginal nations gathered in Montreal. On that day, their...Read MORE...


Canada 1702 - Having begun in Europe in 1701, The War of the Spanish Succession spreads to North America (Queen Anne's War) in Acadia and New England.

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Canada 1710 - British Capture Port Royal, Rename Fort Anne
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Canada 1713 - Treaty of Utrecht ended Queen Anne's War (War of the Spanish Succession)
Hudson's Bay, Acadia and Newfoundland now all belonged to the English. Cape Breton belonged to the...Read MORE...


1714 Birth of Child
Madeleine GIROUARD was born 12 February 1714, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1716 Birth of Child
Anne GIROUARD was born 16 May 1716, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1719 Birth of Child
Marguerite GIROUARD was born 12 February 1719, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1722 Birth of Child
Guillaume GIROUARD was born 16 December 1721, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1724 Birth of Child
Francoise GIROUARD was born 10 March 1724, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1726 Birth of Child
Pierre GIROUARD was born 12 October 1726, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
1729 Birth of Child
Anne GIROUARD was born 24 June 1729, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
Canada In 1745 Louisbourg fell to British forces from New England.
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Canada The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle returned Louisbourg to the French in 1748

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Canada 1749 - 2,576 settlers are brought to Acadia by the British. Halifax is founded. www.acadian-cajun.com/ acadtime.htm
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Canada 1750 - German immigrants begin to arrive in numbers at Halifax.

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Canada 1752 - Canada's first newspaper, the weekly Halifax Gazette, appears (March 23).

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World History 1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.


Acadia 1755
Beginning of the Acadian Expulsion on July 28

World History (1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover

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Death
23 November 1757
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)


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