Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag   Joseph  BENOIT

  (b. abt. 1732 Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia   d. 24 October 1812 Yamaska, Lower Canada )  

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Joseph BENOIT was born abt. 1732 in Saint-Charles-des-Mines, Acadia. Joseph 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

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

He married  Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU 18 January 1761 in Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU  was born abt. 1736 in Acadia, Canada (Acadie).  She died 5 October 1803 in Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska).  She was the daughter of René THIBODEAU and Anne Marie BOUDROT (BOUDREAU).

Joseph BENOIT died 24 October 1812 in Yamaska, Lower Canada .
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Joseph BENOIT

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Joseph BENOIT married Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU-- Date: 18 January 1761 Place: Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay
Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU was the daughter of René THIBODEAU and Anne Marie BOUDROT (BOUDREAU)


flag  Marie BENOIT (b.5 November 1761, Québec, Canada   d. 2 September 1793, Yamaska, Lower Canada )
m. Joseph RAYMOND 20 November 1780

flag  Firmin BENOIT (b.6 January 1764, Québec, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 14 April 1818, Yamaska, Lower Canada )

flag  Genevieve BENOIT (b.28 February 1766, Québec, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 28 May 1804, Yamaska, Lower Canada )
m. Joseph LEBLANC 10 July 1786

flag  Marguerite-Anne BENOIT (b.22 October 1768, Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 3 February 1808, Yamaska, Lower Canada )

flag  Helene BENOIT (b.abt. 1771, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 25 January 1827, Yamaska, Lower Canada )

flag  Basile BENOIT (b.2 March 1772, Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 28 April 1810, Yamaska, Lower Canada )

flag  Alexis BENOIT (b.7 February 1776, Yamachiche, Province of Québec, Canada   d. , )

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1761 Marriage / Partner
Joseph BENOIT and Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU 18 January 1761, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1761 Birth of Child
Marie BENOIT was born 5 November 1761, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1764 Birth of Child
Firmin BENOIT was born 6 January 1764, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1766 Birth of Child
Genevieve BENOIT was born 28 February 1766, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)
1768 Birth of Child
Marguerite-Anne BENOIT was born 22 October 1768, Yamachiche, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-d'Yamachiche)
1772 Birth of Child
Basile BENOIT was born 2 March 1772, Yamachiche, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-d'Yamachiche)
1776 Birth of Child
Alexis BENOIT was born 7 February 1776, Yamachiche, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-d'Yamachiche)
1793 Death of Child
Marie BENOIT died 2 September 1793, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
1803 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anne Jeanne THIBODEAU died 5 October 1803, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
1804 Death of Child
Genevieve BENOIT died 28 May 1804, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
1808 Death of Child
Marguerite-Anne BENOIT died 3 February 1808, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
1810 Death of Child
Basile BENOIT died 28 April 1810, Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)
24 October 1812
Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)

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