Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Claire-Cecile  BENOIT

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

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Claire-Cecile BENOIT was born abt. 1728 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Claire-Cecile BENOIT was the child of Claude BENOIT and 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.

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 .
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Claire-Cecile BENOIT married flag  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  Marguerite LEBLANC (b.abt. 1750, , Acadia, Canada   d. , )

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

  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

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