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Grave has been located Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag female ancestor  Madeleine  MELANÇON (MELANSON)

  (b. abt. 1697 Acadia, Canada   d. 30 April 1769 Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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Madeleine MELANÇON (MELANSON) was born abt. 1697 in Acadia, Canada. Madeleine MELANÇON (MELANSON) was the child of Philippe MELANÇON (MELANSON)   and   Catherine Marie DUGAS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre MELANÇON (MELANSON) dit LAVERDURE and Marguerite MIUS D'ENTREMONT (maternal)  Claude DUGAS and Françoise BOURGEOIS

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Jean LANDRY abt. 1717 in Acadia, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Jean LANDRY  was born abt. 1696 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  He was the son of Antoine LANDRY and Marie THIBODEAU.

Madeleine MELANÇON (MELANSON) died 30 April 1769 in Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada .
Details of the family tree of Madeleine appear below.
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.
Did You Know?Canadian Genealogy - Acadia - Did you know?  Acadian saying: "Vent d"en bas, il pleuvra. Vent d"en haut, il va faire beau. [Wind down, it will...Read MORE...

Source: unknown
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? A common belief in old Quebec was that lutins [spirits] had the power to do many things for people. ...Read MORE...

The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 5, No. 19, Oct. - Dec., 1892, Lutins in the Province of Quebec
  • 1720 Birth of Child
    Antoine LANDRY was born 26 October 1720, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)
  • 1724 Birth of Child
    Marguerite LANDRY was born 27 January 1724, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)
  • 1726 Birth of Child
    Marie LANDRY was born 2 December 1726, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)
  • 1729 Birth of Child
    Marie-Anne-Madeleine LANDRY was born 3 June 1729, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
  • 1733 Birth of Child
    Joseph LANDRY was born 20 March 1733, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
  • 1735 Birth of Child
    Paul LANDRY was born 30 March 1735, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)
  • 1737 Birth of Child
    Charles LANDRY was born 4 November 1737, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)
  • 1739 Birth of Child
    Simon Pierre LANDRY was born 24 October 1739, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie)

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Added: 1/24/2015 2:50:58 PM - Updated: 11/26/2018 7:59:50 PM

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