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Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag female ancestor  Claire-Cecile  BENOIT

  (b. abt. 1728 Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. 17 March 1758 Québec, Canada, New France )  

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BENOIT Genealogy

Claire-Cecile BENOIT was born abt. 1728 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Claire-Cecile 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

Claire-Cecile was deported as part of the Acadian Exile / Grand Derangement around 1755.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  Joseph LEBLANC abt. 1749 in Acadia, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Joseph LEBLANC  was born 7 January 1726 in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada / Port Royal, Acadia.  He was the son of Joseph LEBLANC dit CAJETAN and Marguerite BOURGEOIS.

Claire-Cecile BENOIT died 17 March 1758 in Québec, Canada, New France .
Details of the family tree of Claire-Cecile 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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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Claire-Cecile BENOIT

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Claire-Cecile BENOIT married flag male ancestor Joseph LEBLANC-- Date: abt. 1749 Place: , Acadia, Canada
Joseph LEBLANC was the son of Joseph LEBLANC dit CAJETAN and Marguerite BOURGEOIS

Claire Cecile Benoit married Joseph LeBlanc, son of Joseph Le Blanc and Marguerite Bourgeois, circa 1749.


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


flag female ancestor Marguerite LEBLANC (b.abt. 1750, , Acadia, Canada   d. , )

flag male ancestor Pierre LEBLANC (b.abt. 1753, Port Royal, Acadia  d. 19 April 1815, Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada )

 female ancestor Marie LEBLANC (b.abt. 1757,   d. , )
m. François CHAPDELAINE dit LARIVIÈRE 10 November 1777

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17 March 1758
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

Added: 5/13/2009 9:08:58 AM - Updated: 2/8/2016 9:03:29 AM

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