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HELP! Grave has been located immigrant flag male ancestor  Guillaume  TRAHAN

  (b. abt. 1601 France   d. abt. 1684 Acadia, Canada )  

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Guillaume TRAHAN was born abt. 1601 in France

Guillaume TRAHAN was the child of ?   and   ?

Guillaume was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1666.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Guillaume  married  Françoise CORBINEAU (CHARBONNEAU) 13 July 1627 in St-Etienne, Chinon, France .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Françoise CORBINEAU (CHARBONNEAU)  was born abt. 1615 in France. 

Guillaume  married  (2) Madeleine BRUN abt. 1666 in Port Royal, Acadia .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Madeleine BRUN  was born 23 January 1645 in France.  Madeleine died abt. 1700 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  Madeleine was the child of Vincent BRUN and Marie-Renee BREAU (BRAULT).

Guillaume TRAHAN died abt. 1684 in Acadia, Canada.

Occupation: Maréchal



son of Nicolas Trahan and Renée Desloges


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Guillaume TRAHAN married flag female ancestor Françoise CORBINEAU (CHARBONNEAU)-- Date: 13 July 1627 Place: St-Etienne, Chinon, France


Children of Guillaume TRAHAN and Françoise CORBINEAU (CHARBONNEAU):

Grave has been locatedimmigrant flag female ancestor Jeanne TRAHAN (b.8 January 1629 , Bourgueuil, Anjou, France  d. July 1699, Port Royal, Acadia )
m. Jacques-Dit-Jacob BOURGEOIS 1643 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada (Port Royal, Acadia)




Guillaume TRAHAN married Grave has been locatedimmigrant flag female ancestor Madeleine BRUN-- Date: abt. 1666 Place: Port Royal, Acadia
Madeleine BRUN was the child of Vincent BRUN and Marie-Renee BREAU (BRAULT)




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'Guillaume, son of Nicolas Trahan and Renée Desloges of St.-Pierre, Montreuil-Bellay, Anjou, France, born in c1601, was an edge-tool maker living in nearby Bourgueil when he came to Acadia aboard the St.-Jehan in 1636 with his wife Francoise Corbineau, two young daughters, and a valet--among the first French families to settle in Acadia. Guillaume and Francoise had been married at St.-Étienne, Chinon, Touraine, France, in July 1627. Their daughters were Jeanne, born in c1629 probably at Chinon, and a girl whose name has been lost to history, born perhaps at Bourgueil; Jeanne married Jacques dit Jacob Bourgeois at Port-Royal in c1643, and the younger daughter married widower Germain Doucet dit La Verdure at Port-Royal in c1654, both important early settlers. The edge-tool maker himself became a shaker and a mover in the Port-Royal community. In July 1640, Guillaume testified in an inquiry against former governor Charles de La Tour with future son-in-law Germain Doucet dit La Verdure....Read MORE...


marriage1627 Marriage / Partner
Guillaume TRAHAN and Françoise CORBINEAU (CHARBONNEAU) 13 July 1627, St-Etienne, Chinon, France
1629 Birth of Child
Jeanne TRAHAN was born 8 January 1629 , Bourgueuil, Anjou, France

Guillaume is buried at: Garrison Graveyard
St. George St.

Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada (Port Royal, Acadia)

From ameriquefrancaise.org: "Very few 18th century documents refer to the appearance of Acadian cemeteries, but those that do indicate that Acadians before the Deportation marked their graves with wooden crosses."
Added: 1/31/2015 11:43:39 AM - Updated: 8/20/2019 2:12:19 PM
Did You Know?Canadian Ancestry - Acadia - Did you know?  Some Acadians believed that "the weather on the third day of the month pedicts the weather for the month" [le trois fait le mois]

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