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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag male ancestor  Geoffroi  BENOIT

  (b. abt. 1720 Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. 2 July 1769 Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Province of Québec, Canada )  

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BENOIT Genealogy

Geoffroi BENOIT was born abt. 1720 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Geoffroi BENOIT was the child of Claude BENOIT   and   Jeanne HÉBERT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Martin BENOIT dit LABRIERE and Marie CHAUSSEGROS (maternal)  Étienne HÉBERT and Jeanne COMEAU

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Madeleine BABIN 18 November 1743 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Madeleine BABIN  was born abt. 1716 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  She was the daughter of Pierre BABIN and Madeleine BOURG.

Geoffroi BENOIT died 2 July 1769 in Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Province of Québec, Canada.

They were deported to Boston, then came to Yamachiche, QC.

Details of the family tree of Geoffroi appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
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Elspeth Deir et al., Canada: The story of our heritage, Grade 7 (Whitby, ON: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 2000)

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Geoffroi BENOIT

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Geoffroi BENOIT married flag female ancestor Madeleine BABIN-- Date: 18 November 1743 Place: Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia

Madeleine BABIN was the daughter of Pierre BABIN and Madeleine BOURG

Goefroy Benoit married Madeleine Babin, daughter of Pierre Babin and Madeleine Bourg, on 18 November 1743 at Grand Pre, St-Charles des Mines Parish; both were 23.

Stephen A. White, Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Acadiennes, p116.

Groom's Name: Jefroy Benoit
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Bride's Name: Magdeleine Babin
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Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1743
Marriage Place: Saint Charles,Grand Pre,Kings,Nova Scotia
Groom's Father's Name: Claude Benoit
Groom's Mother's Name: Jeanne Hebert
Bride's Father's Name: Pierre Babin
Bride's Mother's Name: Magdeleine Bourg
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51007-1
Syst Origin: Nova_Scotia-ODM
Source Film Number: 484099
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Collection: Nova Scotia Marriages, 1711-1909


 male ancestor Joseph BENOIT (b.abt. 1747,   d. , )

Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag male ancestor Jean Baptiste BENOIT (b.abt. 1748, , Acadia, Canada   d. 2 October 1830, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Lower Canada )
m. Françoise LÉTOURNEAU 9 October 1775

 male ancestor Pierre BENOIT (b.abt. 1754,   d. , )

 male ancestor Paul BENOIT (b.abt. 1758,   d. 29 March 1831, Saint-Mathias-sur-Richelieu, Lower Canada )
m. Marie BENOIT dite LIVERNOIS 11 May 1778

 female ancestor Françoise BENOIT (b.abt. 1769,   d. 11 June 1833, Marieville, Rouville, Lower Canada )
m. Joseph DUPUIS 28 September 1790

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1743 Marriage / Partner
Geoffroi BENOIT and Madeleine BABIN 18 November 1743, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, Canada / Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia
2 July 1769
Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada

Added: 5/13/2009 9:00:14 AM - Updated: 3/21/2015 3:51:28 PM

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