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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag male ancestor  Jean-Baptiste  DUGAS

  (b. abt. 1742 Acadia, Canada   d. 31 July 1805 Saint-Jacques, Lower Canada )  

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Jean-Baptiste DUGAS was born abt. 1742 in Acadia, Canada. Jean-Baptiste DUGAS was the child of Jean Baptiste DUGAS   and   Marguerite BENOIT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph DUGAS and Claire BOURG (maternal)  Jean BENOIT dit LABRIERE and Marie-Anne BRAULT

Jean-Baptiste was deported as part of the Acadian Exile / Grand Derangement around 1755.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie BREAU (BRAULT) 28 February 1764 in St-Suliac, Ille-et-Vilaine, France .  Marie BREAU (BRAULT)  was born abt. 1745 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  She died 5 August 1816 in Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) (Saint Jacques de l’Achigan).  She was the daughter of Seraphin BREAU (BRAULT) and Brigitte MARTIN.

Jean-Baptiste DUGAS died 31 July 1805 in Saint-Jacques, Lower Canada .
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Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
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Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • 1764 Marriage / Partner
    Jean-Baptiste DUGAS and Marie BREAU (BRAULT) 28 February 1764, St-Suliac, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  • 1805 Death
    31 July 1805
    Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) (Saint Jacques de l’Achigan)

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Added: 8/21/2019 11:40:18 AM - Updated: 8/21/2019 11:40:51 AM

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