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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag female ancestor  Catherine  FOREST

  (b. 30 November 1744 Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)   d. 1 October 1811 L'Assomption, Lower Canada )  

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FOREST Genealogy

Catherine FOREST was born 30 November 1744 in Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence) . Catherine FOREST was the child of Joseph FOREST   and   Marie Anne GIROUARD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean Baptiste FOREST and Marie Elisabeth LABARRE (maternal)  Jacques GIROUARD and Anne PETITPAS

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Louis DESMARAIS 8 November 1762 in L'Assomption, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Louis DESMARAIS  was born 16 July 1726 in L'Assomption, Québec, Canada .  He died 4 September 1801 in L'Assomption, Québec, Canada .  He was the son of François DESMARAIS and Thérèse-Louise PASTOUREL.

Catherine FOREST died 1 October 1811 in L'Assomption, Lower Canada .
Details of the family tree of Catherine appear below.
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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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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Catherine FOREST

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Catherine FOREST married flag male ancestor Louis DESMARAIS-- Date: 8 November 1762 Place: L'Assomption, Canada
Louis DESMARAIS was the son of François DESMARAIS and Thérèse-Louise PASTOUREL


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Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Catherine FOREST

30 November 1744
Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada / Beaubassin, Acadia (Fort Lawrence)

1762 Marriage / Partner
Catherine FOREST and Louis DESMARAIS 8 November 1762, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada
1779 Birth of Child
Scholastique-Colette DESMARAIS was born 14 January 1779, L'Assomption, Québec, Canada
1801 Death of Spouse/Partner
Louis DESMARAIS died 4 September 1801 , L'Assomption, Québec, Canada
1 October 1811
L'Assomption, Québec, Canada

Added: 1/24/2015 12:53:57 PM - Updated: 3/21/2015 1:16:50 PM

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