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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Claude  DUGAS

  (b. 14 January 1710 Port Royal, Acadia   d. 3 September 1792 Saint-Jacques, Lower Canada )  

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Claude DUGAS was born 14 January 1710 in Port Royal, Acadia. Claude DUGAS was the child of Abraham DUGAS   and   Madeleine Marie LANDRY and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Martin DUGAS and Marguerite PETITPAS (maternal)  Claude LANDRY and Marguerite Marie THÉRIOT (THÉRIAULT)

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie Josephe MELANSON 29 MAY 1731 in Port Royal, Acadia .  Marie Josephe MELANSON  was born 6 December 1713 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia.  She died 19 October 1793 in Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) (Saint Jacques de l’Achigan).  She was the daughter of Pierre MELANSON and Anne GRANGER.

Claude DUGAS died 3 September 1792 in Saint-Jacques, Lower Canada .
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Claude DUGAS

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Claude DUGAS married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Marie Josephe MELANSON-- Date: 29 MAY 1731 Place: Port Royal, Acadia
Marie Josephe MELANSON was the daughter of Pierre MELANSON and Anne GRANGER

Famille Dugas.

Claude Dugas, naquit à Port-Royal, le 14 janvier 1710; il était le fils d'Abraham Dugas et de Madeleine Landry. Il s'était marié à Annapolis Royal le 29 mai 1731 avec Josephte Melançon; il mourut le 3 septembre 1792, et sa femme, le 19 octobre 1793, à St. Jacques l'Achigan, Co. de Montcalm, P. Q.

De leur union, naquit plusieurs enfants: Marie, le 21 aôut 1732, à Annapolis Royal; Osethe, le 18 décembre 1734, et se maria à Chas. Belliveau, le 20 janvier 1755, à Annapolis. Les deux époux et leurs enfants étaient à Sturbridge, en mai 1757; la mère mourut à St. Jacques le 20 janvier 1820.

Marguerite est née le 21 juillet 1737, et elle épousa en 1766, dans
la Nouvelle Angleterre, Armand Bourgeois; elle aussi mourut
à St. Jacques l'Achigan. Madeleine, naquit le 16 novembre 1739; elle était infirme, et elle épousa dans nos parages, Joseph Leblanc, et mourut dans la même paroisse que les autres. Charles, vit le jour le 24 janvier 1743.

Cécile, qui était idiote, naquit le 30 janvier 1746, et mourut sans
avoir contracté mariage, le 9 juillet 1825 à St. Jacques. Anne, née le 16 avril 1749, épousa Joseph Richard, le 4 février 1771 et mourut le 4 novembre 1828 au Canada. Félécité, née le 26 février 1752, epousa François Forest, le 21 octobre 1771, et mourut le 21 mars 1787 à St. Jacques. Daniel, naquit à Sturbridge, Mass., 6 octobre 1760, épousa le 13 août 1782, M. Louise Vaillant de l'Assomption, P. Q., et
mourut le 4 juin 1838, à St. Jacques. Joseph, naquit en 1755 à Annapolis Royal et il épousa le 8 janvier 1776, Marie Madeleine Vaillant et mourut au même endroit que les autres.

Title Histoire des Franco-Américains de Southbridge Massachusetts
Author Félix Gatineau
Publisher Lakeview press, 1919
Original from Harvard University
Digitized Dec 27, 2007
Length 253 pages

Canada Marriages, 1661-1949
groom's name: Claude Dugas
groom's birth date: 1709
groom's birthplace:
groom's age: 22
bride's name: Marie Melenson
bride's birth date: 1713
bride's birthplace:
bride's age: 18
marriage date: 29 May 1731
marriage place: Grand Seurete De Saint Poney De Lavernede, Saint Jean Baptiste, Du Port Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada, Digby, Nova Scotia
groom's father's name: Ambraham Dugas
groom's mother's name:
bride's father's name: Pierre Melenson
bride's mother's name: Anne Granger
groom's race:
groom's marital status: Unknown
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race:
bride's marital status: Unknown
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M53406-2
system origin: Canada-EASy
source film number: 1320000
reference number: p 87

Marie Dugas b. c 1732
Osite Dugas b. c 1734
Marguerite Dugas b. c 1737
Cecile Dugas b. c 1739
Charles Dugas b. c 1743
Cecile Marie Dugas b. c 1746
Anne Dugas b. c 1749
Joseph Dugas b. c 1753
Blaise Dugas b. c 1756
Jean Evangilist Daniel Dugas b. c 1760


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14 January 1710
Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia

1731 Marriage / Partner
Claude DUGAS and Marie Josephe MELANSON 29 MAY 1731, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
3 September 1792
Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) (Saint Jacques de l’Achigan)

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