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Anne Boudrot (1709 - aft. 1770)

Anne "Titan" Boudrot aka Bourg
Born in Port-Royal, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married about 1726 in Port Toulouse, Isle Royale, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
Descendants descendants
Died after after age 60 in St. Martin Parish, Louisianamap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Aug 2009
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Anne Boudrot is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 1 Left.[1]

Bourgs were among the earliest Acadians to find refuge in Louisiana. The first of them reached New Orleans in February 1765 with the Broussard dit Beausoleil party from Halifax via Cap-Français, St.-Domingue:
Anne Boudrot, age 55, widow of Charles Bourg of Port-Royal, Port-Toulouse, and Île St.-Jean, brought six children with her from the prisons at Halifax--Marguerite, age 28, Marie-Madeleine, called Madeleine, age 21, Gertrude, age 18, L'ange, age 17, Joseph, age 14, and Louise, age 12. Gertrude married Amand, 31-year-old son of fellow Acadian Charles Thibodeau, at New Orleans in late February. Theirs was the first recorded Acadian wedding in Louisiana.
In April, after a short respite in the city, Anne and her children, including Gertrude and her new husband, followed the Broussard party across the Atchafalaya Basin to the Attakapas District, where they helped create La Nouvelle-Acadie along the banks of Bayou Teche. When an epidemic struck the Teche valley settlements that summer and fall, Anne and her three youngest children, L'ange, Joseph, and Louise, along with dozens of other Acadians, fled to Cabanocé/St.-Jacques on the river.
Gertrude remained on the Teche with her new husband; she died a widow at her home at La Pointe, St. Martin Parish, near present-day Breaux Bridge, in June 1827, in her late 70s. Sisters Marguerite and Madeleine also remained on the Teche and married fellow Acadians there. Marguerite married first to Pierre Pitre and then to Charles, son of Joseph Guilbeau dit L'Officier, at Attakapas in November 1775; she died in St. Martin Parish in July 1820, in her early 80s. Madeleine married Sylvain, son of Pierre Sonnier, probably at Opelousas in the late 1760s and died at La Butte, St. Martin Parish, in May 1814, age 70.
Biography Facts
Birth: 25 Aug 1709 Port Royal, Acadia[3][4] [5]
Christening: 25 Aug 1709 Port Royal, Acadia [6]
Marriage: ABT 1726, Port Royale, Acadia[7]
Father: Charles Boudreau
Mother: Marie Josephe Landry
Child: Marie Anne Boudreau
Marriage: 09 FEB 1707, Port Royal, Acadie [8]
Immigration: 1765 New Orleans, Orleans, LA[9]


Census: 1717 Port Toulouse, Isle Royale, Acadia
Census: 1734 Tracadie, , Isle St. Jean, Acadia[10]
Census: Aug 1752 Tracadie, Isle St. Jean, Acadia[11]
Census: 1771 Attakapas, St. Martin, LA[12]


  • Source: S2 Title: Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes Author: Stephen A. White Publication: 2 vols., Moncton, New Brunswick: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999.
  • Source: S228 Repository: #REPO4 Title: Attakapas Post: The Census of 1771 Author: Winston De Ville Publication: Author: 1986 Call Number: F377 A8D38 1986 Note: Transcription of Papales Procedentes de Cuba (in the Archives of the Indies, Seville, Spain), Legajo 188C, on microfilm at the Center for Louisiana Studies, LSU
  • Repository: REPO4 Name: California State Library, Sutro
  • Source: S301 Repository: #REPO15 Title: Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes: 1715 à 1780 Author: Stephen A. White Publication: Moncton, NB: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, draft version.
  • Repository: REPO15 Name: Centre d'Études Acadiennes Address: University of Moncton
  • Source: S49 Title: Histoire et Généalogie des Acadiens Author: Bona Arsenault Publication: Montreal: Lemeac, 1978, 6 vols. Note: Vols. 2-6 contain genealogies by area, paged continuously.
  • Source: S6 Title: Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905, vol. II, pt. A Author: Public Archives of Canada Publication: 1905; reprint Bowie, MD, Heritage Books, 1994. Note: Appeared as Sessional Paper No. 18. Includes LaRoque census.
  1. Title: The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial; Author: Wall of Names Committee; Jane G. Bulliard, Chair; second edition, 2015; Bodemuller The Printer, USA; Personal Copy. p. 12
  2. Acadians in Gray [Louisiana: Western Settlements-Bourgs
  3. Source: #S301 p. 972
  4. Source: #S49 p. 444 (Port Royal)
  5. Source: #S3
  6. Title: Public Archives of Nova Scotia - St. Jean Baptiste Ch. Register, Annapolis 1702-1755: Publication: (a free database + microflm copy/ 3500 orig handwritten French docs; Page: RG 1 Vol 26 p. 87.
    Text: Anne BOUDROT (Charles Boudrot and Marie Joseph LANDRY) bt. 25 August 1709, bn. same day, Godparents: Pierre Landry and Marie Boudrot. Priest: Father Justinien Durand.
  7. Source: #S301 p. 972 Text: Married about 1726 at Port-Toulouse.
  8. Source: #S3
  9. Title: The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial; Author: Wall of Names Committee; Jane G. Bulliard, Chair; second edition, 2015; Bodemuller The Printer, USA; Personal Copy. p. 12
  10. Source: #S2 p. 205
    Text: She was on the 1734 census of Tracadie [Ile St-Jean], age 25 years.
  11. Source: #S6 p. 147 Note: Originally a Sessional Paper no. 18 of the Archives, transcribes the census by the Sieur de la Roque at Isle St. Jean in 1752.
    Text: The census in 1752 by the Sieur de la ROQUE: Charles BOURG, fisherman and ploughman, native of l'Acadie, age 58 years, has been in the country 24 years.
    Married to Anne BOUDROT, age 44
    They have twelve children, seven sons and five daughters:--
    Charles, aged 25 years;
    Pierre, aged 21 years;
    Louis, aged 19 years;
    Paul, aged 11 years;
    Ange, aged 4 years;
    Joseph, aged 18 months;
    Anne, aged 17 years;
    Marguerite, aged 15 years;
    Elisabeth, aged 13 years;
    Magdelaine, aged 8 years;
    Gertrude, aged 5 years.
    They have 4 oxen, 4 cow, 3 heifers, 2 calves, 18 ewes, 9 pigs, 7 geese, 7 fowls, together with one fishing boat. They are on land given to them verbally by Messieurs de PENSON and DUBUISSON, situated at Tracadie. They have cleared enough for the sowing of 25 bushels of wheat and 5 bushels of peas, and they have fallow land for the sowing of 20 bushels.
  12. Source: #S228 p. 13
    Text: Widow BOURQUES, age 2(?)7 [sic, should be about 61, could it read 57?], living in household of Amant THIBODAU, age 38, and his wife [her daughter Gertrude Marie BOURG], age 21 (?).
  • See Also
Marriage of daughter Marguerite Bourg
  • Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; CD 101.
Text: BOURG, Marguerite -native of St. Jean in Acadie; wid. of Pierre PITRE with no children (Charles BOURQUE & Anne BOUDROT of Isle St. Jean, Acadia) m. contract dated: 20 Nov. 1775 Charles GUILLEBAU of Port Roiale in Acadie; widr. of Anne TRAHAN (Joseph & Magdeleine MICHEL) Wits: Silvain SAUNIER, Joseph HEBERT, Lange BOURCQ, Francois GUILLEBAU (SM Ct.Hse.: OA-vol.1, #51)


NAME: Could the Titan be for Petite ('Tite) Anne? Her husband's older brother Michel BOURG also married a woman named Anne BOUDROT, the aunt of this younger Anne. The families had lived next to each other for 24 years when listed on the census at Tracadie, Isle St. Jean, in 1752. Reader-22
Note RG 1 Vol. 26 p.87 Register Keith Savoie
Justinien Durand Priest
25 August 1709 Registration date
Baptism Event
Anne Boudrot born the same day
Charles Boudrot Father
Marie Joseph Landry Mother
Pierre Landry and Marie Boudrot Godparents

Keith Savoie

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Waiting on the merge of her parents. I approved the merge of both and now waiting on the profile owner to also approve.
posted by Barry Folse