Alexis Doiron was born on 29 June 1723 in Pisiquid, Acadie (Windsor NS) according to his own deposition at Belle-Île-en-Mer.  He was the son of Louis Pierre Doiron (abt.1689-abt.1727) and Marguerite Barrieau (1689-aft.1752).
The 1740s were a period of instability in the British colony of Nova Scotia. Many Acadians sought refuge in the French colony of Isle Saint-Jean.
"Alexis Doiron, his wife Marguerite, their children, and other members of their extended family were part of this group. In 1750, they settled in Grande Anse (now Orwell Bay) on the south shore of modern day Prince Edward Island. It was the first of many displacements that the Doiron family would experience over the next 30 years." 
Marguerite passed away not long after settling on Isle Saint-Jean since in the census of 1752 at Grande-Anse, Alexis was listed as a widower, 29 years of age. Besides himself and his three sons age 3 to 8 years, the house included his mother Marguerite Barrieau.
At the end of November 1758, Alexis and his family were deported to France along with thousands of Acadians who lived in Isle Saint-Jean. Their two young children Marie Blanche age 5 and Joseph Marie age 3 died during the crossing. A few months later Théodore and 4-month-old François-Xavier, probably born during the crossing, died at the hospital in France.
They lived for a while at Saint-Servan near Saint-Malo, then moved to Saint-Énogat and later on lived at Belle-Ile-en-Mer. After having lived 13 years in France, the family decided to return to Isle Saint-Jean and in 1772 settled in Township 59. Before 1782, he moved his family to Rustico.
Alexis was mentioned for the last time in a document in the 1798 census at Rustico.
Alexis died after 1798, likely in Rustico.
Note that one source -- Robichaux's material from the Belle-Île Declarations (pp. 266-267) -- claims that Alexis Doiron had an additional wife, Hélène Blanchard, in the 1750s between Marguerite Thibodeau and Madeleine-Josèphe Bourg . That source identifies Hélène Blanchard as the mother of only two children, the 4th and 5th offspring of Alexis: Marie-Blanche and Joseph-Marie, both of whom died during the crossing to France, in the Expulsion, between late November 1758 and late January 1759. All other sources seem to exclude her.
Alexis married 1st (Belle-Ile-en-Mer Declaration) at L'Assomption of Pisiguit on 12 Sep 1743 to Marguerite Thibodeau, daughter of Alexandre & Françoise Benoit. He married 2nd at St-Paul, Isle St. Jean on 20 Jul 1758 (sic, for 1753) to Madeleine-Josephe Bourg, daughter of François & Marguerite Hébert. He was on the 1759 list of arrivals at St-Malo, age 36 years; on 1762 census at St-Énogat, age 39 years. He was at Belle-Ile-en-Mer in 1765, age 43 years.
Alexis Douaron, widower, ploughman, native of l'Acadie, aged 29 years, he has been in the country two years. He has three sons:-
Gregoire, aged 8 years.
Joseph, aged 6 years.
Theodore, aged 3 years.
Margueritte Barriaud, his mother, native of l'Acadie, aged 58 years. And the following live stock: two oxen, one horse, and two pigs. The land upon which they are settled is situated as in the preceding case. It was given to them verbally by Monsieur de Bonnaventure. He has made no clearing.
DOUERAND Alexis, 36 ans
BOURG Madeleine Josèphe, 22 ans, femme
DOUERAND Alexis Grégoire, 14 ans, fils
DOUERAND Josaphat, 13 ans, fils
DOUERAND Théodore, 10 ans, fils + à l'hôpital le 6 mars 1759
DOUERAND François Xavier,4 mois, fils, + le 15 avril 1759
DOUERAND Marie Blanche, 5 ans, fille, + en mer
DOUERAND Joseph Marie, 3 ans, fils, + en mer
Alex Dourong, 5 persons in the household
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