Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Jean-Baptiste  BENOIT

  (b. abt. 1748 Acadia, Canada   d. 2 October 1830 Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Lower Canada )  

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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born abt. 1748 in Acadia, Canada. Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was the child of Geoffroi BENOIT and and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Claude BENOIT and Jeanne HÉBERT (maternal)  Pierre BABIN and Madeleine BOURG

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

He married  Françoise LÉTOURNEAU 9 October 1775 in Chambly, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Françoise LÉTOURNEAU  was born 30 August 1759 in Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly).  She died 22 September 1832 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of Nicolas LÉTOURNEAU and Marie-Geneviève PELOQUIN dite FÉLIX.

Jean-Baptiste BENOIT died 2 October 1830 in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Lower Canada .
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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married flag  Françoise LÉTOURNEAU-- Date: 9 October 1775 Place: Chambly, Province of Québec, Canada
Françoise LÉTOURNEAU was the daughter of Nicolas LÉTOURNEAU and Marie-Geneviève PELOQUIN dite FÉLIX




Children:

flag  Elisabeth BENOIT (b.12 April 1781, Chambly, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 26 November 1801, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada)
m. Jean-Louis BOUCHER 23 September 1799

flag  Pierre BENOIT (b.30 May 1794, Chambly, Lower Canada   d. 30 August 1854, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada)
m. Angélique MAGNY 2 October 1815


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1775 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT and Françoise LÉTOURNEAU 9 October 1775, Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly)
1781 Birth of Child
Elisabeth BENOIT was born 12 April 1781, Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly)
1794 Birth of Child
Pierre BENOIT was born 30 May 1794, Chambly, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph-de-Chambly)
1801 Death of Child
Elisabeth BENOIT died 26 November 1801, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
Death
2 October 1830
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada (St-Johns)


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