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  (b. abt. 1765, St. John's Island, Canada   d. 6 November 1859Beresford, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada )  
Summary: Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) was born abt. 1765 in , St. John's Island, Canada . Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) was the child of Joseph ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) and Marie HACHE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Charles ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) and Marguerite POIRIER (maternal)  Jacques HACHE and Marie Josephe BOUDROT (BOUDREAU)

He married  Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON) 7 February 1788 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON)  was born 29 May 1766 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada .  She died 2 June 1814 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada .  She was the daughter of Jean Pierre MELANÇON (MELANSON) and Henriette Anne HACHE.

He married  (2) Claire DOIRON 2 October 1816 in Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Claire DOIRON  was born 31 August 1780 in Caraquet, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada .  She died 2 April 1823 in Pokemouche, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada .  She was the daughter of Zacharie DOIRON and Marie Anne LEVICAIRE.

Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) died 6 November 1859 in Beresford, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada.
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Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) married flag Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON)-- Date: 7 February 1788 Place: Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada
Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON) was the daughter of Jean Pierre MELANÇON (MELANSON) and Henriette Anne HACHE

flag Isidore ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) (b.abt. 1800, Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada  d. , )

Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) married flag Claire DOIRON-- Date: 2 October 1816 Place: , Canada
Claire DOIRON was the daughter of Zacharie DOIRON and Marie Anne LEVICAIRE

flag Dominique ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) (b.abt. 1817, , Canada  d. aft. 1901, Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada)

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News 1769 - Ile Saint-Jean established as separate colony, Charlottetown became capital
Prince Edward Island, Ile St-Jean/ St John's Island separated from Nova Scotia. webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ peiztimeln.htm -

Canada At the beginning of the American Revolution in 1775, American rebels invade Canada
but despite the efforts of rebel spies to entice Quebec to join the revolution, les Canadiens...Read MORE...

Canada 1775 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
On December 31, 1775, during the American Revolutionary War (1775-83), Patriot forces under Colonel Benedict Arnold (1741-1801) and General Richard Montgomery (1738-75) attempted to capture the...Read MORE...

World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.

February 6, 1778

World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.

June 1, 1779

1788 Marriage / Partner
Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) and Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON) 7 February 1788, Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada
Canada 1791 - The Constitutional Act divides Québec into Upper and Lower Canada
The Constitutional Act of 1791 was an Act of the British Parliament creating Upper Canada and Lower ...Read MORE...

World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy

News 1798 - Great Britain renamed colony to Prince Edward Island webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ peiztimeln.htm -

World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

News 1803 - Scottish immigrants settled on Prince Edward Island webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ peiztimeln.htm -

World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...

News 1806--Population of Prince Edward Island, so named in 1798-1800 : 9,676. -

Canada 1812 - War of 1812 - second invasion of Canada by Americans (
At the outbreak of hostilities, the U.S. Army was a poorly equipped force of fewer than 7,000 men,...Read MORE...

Canada When the next American invaders arrive in 1812, they are fought to a stand-still at the battles of Queenston Heights, Chateauguay and Lundy's Lane, setting boundaries that remain today.

Canada: A People's History ( history/ ) -

World History 1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.

News (1813 - 1815) Numerous settlements attacked by plagues of mice (PEI) webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ peiztimeln.htm -

World History 1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.

1814 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie Gertrude MELANÇON (MELANSON) died 2 June 1814, Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada
World History 1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.

1816 Marriage / Partner
Simon ARSENAULT (ARCENAULT) (ARSENEAU) and Claire DOIRON 2 October 1816, , Canada
Canada 1818 - Canada's border is defined as the 49th Parallel from Lake of the Woods to the Rocky Mountains. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

1823 Death of Spouse/Partner
Claire DOIRON died 2 April 1823, Pokemouche, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada
Canada By 1830, the struggle for democratic government in the colonies of British North America has reached fever pitch.
As the colonies grow in wealth and population, a generation of charismatic reformers -- Joseph Howe ...Read MORE...

News 1833--Population of Prince Edward Island, estimated at 32,292. -

Canada 1836 - Opening of the first railway in Canada from La Prairie to St. Jean, Quebec
On July 21, 1836, cheers filled the air as a wood-burning steam locomotive chugged out of La...Read MORE...

Canada 1837 - After an unsuccessful rebellion, the leaders escape to the U.S.
Along with a general feeling that the government was not democratic, the failure of the executive...Read MORE...

Canada 1838 - Levels of illiteracy among the French-speaking people were about 73% in 1838 but reached 88% in the countryside.
This reflected not only inconsistencies in the provision of schooling in Lower Canada and a lack of ...Read MORE...

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre. - January 2, 1839

Canada 1841 - February 11 – Act of Union - The two colonies of The Canadas are merged into the United Province of Canada. -

Canada 1842 - EARTHQUAKE
From the Quebec Mercury of Nov. 10 -

The Canadien of last evening gives the following account...

World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...

Canada 1849 - The boundary of the 49th Parallel is extended to the Pacific Ocean. An Act of Amnesty provides for W.L. Mackenzie's return from exile in the U.S. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

Canada Despite diversification of the rural economy, more than 80% of French Canadians were employed in farming in 1850. 2010/ 10/ seigneurial-system-and-settlement.html -

Canada 1852-53 - The Grand Trunk Railway receives its charter. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

Canada 1854 - The French seigneurial system of land tenancy is finally abolished in Canada East

Canada 1856 - Grand Trunk
The Grand Trunk Railway opens its Toronto-Montréal line. timeline.asp -

Canada 1857 - Ottawa chosen by Queen Victoria as the capital of the united colony of Canada

Canada 1858 - The Halifax-Truro line begins rail service. Chinese immigrants from California arrive in British Columbia, attracted by the Fraser River Gold Rush. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

6 November 1859
Beresford, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada

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