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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag female ancestor  Marguerite  PRÉJEAN (PREGENT)

  (b. 17 August 1733 Port Royal, Acadia   d. 9 March 1825 Contrecœur, Lower Canada )  

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Marguerite PRÉJEAN (PREGENT) was born 17 August 1733 in Port Royal, Acadia. Marguerite PRÉJEAN (PREGENT) was the child of Charles PRÉJEAN (PREGENT)   and   Françoise BOUDROT (BOUDREAU) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean PRÉJEAN (PREGENT) dit LEBRETON and Andree SAVOIE (maternal)  Michel BOUDROT and Cecile Marie LEBLANC

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  François DUPUIS (DUPUY) abt. 1753 in Acadia, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. François DUPUIS (DUPUY)  was born abt. 1731 in Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia.  He died 29 September 1814 in Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur).  He was the son of Germain DUPUIS and Marie GRANGER.

Marguerite PRÉJEAN (PREGENT) died 9 March 1825 in Contrecœur, Lower Canada .
Details of the family tree of Marguerite appear below.
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  • 1733 Birth
    17 August 1733
    Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia
  • 1814 Death of Spouse/Partner
    François DUPUIS (DUPUY) died 29 September 1814, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)
  • 1825 Death
    9 March 1825
    Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

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