TWELFTH GENERATION


3670. Abraham DUGAS was born around 1616 in Toulouse, in Languedoc, France. He was a gunsmith. He married Marguerite Louise Judith DOUCET around 1647. Another source list the date as before 31 December 1669. He died in Port-Royal before the Census 1700. (1)(3)(4)

3671. Marguerite Louise Judith DOUCET was born around 1625 as she is listed in the Port-Royal Census 1671 as 46 years old. She died on 19 and was buried on 20 December 1707 in the cemetery "du haut de la rivière de la chapelle de St-Laurent". (3)

   Children were:

child651 i. Marie DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1648 as she is listed as 23 years old in the Port-Royal Census 1671. She married Charles MÉLANÇON de LA RAMÉE, sont of Pierre MÉLANÇON & Priscilla ?? around 1663 in Port-Royal, Acadie. She died on 7 and buried on 8 July 1737 in Port-Royal at the age of 91. (2)(4)

ii. Claude DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1649. His first marriage was to Françoise BOURGEOIS, daughter of Jacques BOURGEOIS & Jeanne TRAHAN, around 1673. Françoise died in Port-Royal before 1701. His second marriage was to Marguerite BOURG, daughter of Bernard BOURG & Françoise BRUN around 1697. Claude was buried on 16 Oct 1732 in Port-Royal. Marguerite died on 17 and was buried on 28 May 1747 in Port-Royal at the age of 60. (4)

Children with Françoise BOURGEOIS were: Marie, Claude, Françoise (1679-c1695-?), Joseph, Marguerite,Anne, Jenne, Angnès, François, Madeleine, Marie, Cécile.(4)
Children with Marguerite BOURG were: Élisabeth Isabelle, Joseph dit le jeune, Marguerite, Louise, Claire, Marie-Anne, Charles, Marie, Claude, Michel.. (4)

iii. Anne DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1654. Her first marriage was to Charles BOURGEOIS, son of Jacques BOURGEOIS & Jeanne TRAHAN around 1668. Her second marriage was to Jean-Aubin MIGNOT dit CHÂTILLON, son of Jean MIGNOT & Louise CLOUTIER, on 26 April 1679 in Beaubassin, Acadie. She died on 4 and was buried on 5 November 1740 in Beaubassin at the age of 85. (4)

iv. Martin DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1656. He married Marguerite PETITPAS, daughter of Claude PETITPAS & Catherine BUGARET, around 1677. He died around 1680. (4)(5)(6)

i. Abraham dit GRIVOIS was born around 1678. He married Marie-Madeleine LANDRY, daughter of Claude LANDRY & Marguerite THÉRIOT, around 1702. He died on 3 May 1720 in Port-Royal, after a long illness. (6)
ii. Marguerite was born around 1680. She first married Joseph GUYON, son of Denis GUYON & Élisabeth BOUCHER around 1697 in Acadia. She then married François CRESSONNET dit BEAUSÉJOUR, son of Léonard CRESSONNET & Marie-Madeleine VOLONDAT in 1717. There was a contract drawn up by the Notary Micoin in Louisbourg dated 23 May 1717.

v. Marguerite DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1657. She married Pierre ARSENEAU around 1675. She died before the Port-Royal Census 1686. (4)

vi. Abraham DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1661. He married Jeanne GUILBEAU, daughter of Pierre GUILBEAU & Catherine THÉRIOT, around 1685. He died after the Census 1734. (4)

vii. Madeleine DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1664. She married Germain BOURGEOIS, son of Jacques BOURGEOIS & Jeanne TRAHAN, and widower of Madeleine BELLIVEAU, around 1682. She died on 8 and was buried on 9 August 1738 in Port-Royal at the age of 74. (4)

viii. Marie DUGAS DUGAST was born around 1667. She married André LE BLANC, son of Daniel LE BLANC & Françoise GAUDET around 1683. She died on 13 and was buried on 14 January 1734 in Grand-Pré, at the age of 70. (4)

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(1) PRDH, Certificat de famille No. 4836.
(2) Ibid.,Certificat d'union No. 9700
(3) Stephen A. White, Ditionnaire généalogique des familles acadiennes, Centre d'Études Acadiennes, Université de Moncton, 1999, pp. 526-531.
(4) Ibid., pp. 562-565.
(5) Ibid., P. 789.
(6) Ibid., p. 568.