Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Jean-Baptiste  BENOIT

  (b. bet. 1747-1756 Acadia, Canada   d. )  

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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born bet. 1747-1756 in Acadia, Canada. Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was the child of Claude BENOIT and and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Claude BENOIT and Jeanne HÉBERT (maternal)  François GIROUARD and Anne BOURGEOIS

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

He married  Anne Madeleine ROY 10 February 1777 in Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Anne Madeleine ROY  was born abt. 1752 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  She died 2 February 1800 in Sorel, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of René Renaud ROY and Marie Josephe DAIGLE.

He married  (2) Marie-Anne DESMARAIS 25 February 1805 in Sorel, Lower Canada .  Marie-Anne DESMARAIS  was born 18 July 1764 in Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of Joseph ABRAHAM dit DESMARAIS and Louise-Marie COURVILLE dite ABRAHAM.
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Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Anne Madeleine ROY-- Date: 10 February 1777 Place: Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada
Anne Madeleine ROY was the daughter of René Renaud ROY and Marie Josephe DAIGLE


flag  Jean-Baptiste BENOIT (b.7 July 1779, Sorel, Province of Québec, Canada  d. 28 August 1809, Sorel, Lower Canada)

flag  Marguerite BENOIT (b.18 February 1781, Saint-Ours, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 4 August 1856, Saint-Ours, Lower Canada )

Jean-Baptiste BENOIT married flag  Marie-Anne DESMARAIS-- Date: 25 February 1805 Place: Sorel, Lower Canada
Marie-Anne DESMARAIS was the daughter of Joseph ABRAHAM dit DESMARAIS and Louise-Marie COURVILLE dite ABRAHAM


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1777 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT and Anne Madeleine ROY 10 February 1777, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)
1779 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT was born 7 July 1779, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1781 Birth of Child
Marguerite BENOIT was born 18 February 1781, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada (Immaculée-Conception)
1800 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anne Madeleine ROY died 2 February 1800, Sorel, Québec, Canada
1805 Marriage / Partner
Jean-Baptiste BENOIT and Marie-Anne DESMARAIS 25 February 1805, Sorel, Québec, Canada

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