Marie Claire Dugas

Marie Claire Dugas (abt. 1706 - 1759)

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Marie Claire Dugas
Born about in Cobequid, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
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Wife of — married 1730 in Beaubassin, Acadie, Canadamap
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Died in St. Malo, Ile Et Vilaine, Francemap
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Biography

Claire Dugas, the daughter of Joseph Dugas (c1680) and Claire Bourg (c1682) was born in 1706 at Cobequid, Acadie.[1] She married Jean Hebert, son of Jean Hebert (c1681) and Marie-Marguerite Landry (c1682), in 1730 at Beaubassin, Acadie.[2]

In the census of 1752 we find the family residing at l'Ascension Grande:
Claire Dugast, widow of the late Jean Hébert, aged 46 years, she has been in the country one year. She has two sons and six daughters: Pierre Hébert, aged 17 years; Jean, aged 12 years; Françoise, aged 21 years; Elisabeth, aged 19 years; Anne, aged 15 years; Hélène, age 10 years; Marie Joseph, aged 8 years; Victoire, aged 5 years. And in stock they have three oxen, one cow, one bull, three wethers, two sows and two pigs."[3]

Claire died on February 13, 1759 at St-Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, France.[4]

Sources

  1. Genealogy of Canada: Claire Dugas
  2. Genealogy of Canada: Marriage of Jean Hebert and Claire Dugas
  3. Journal and Census of Ile Royale, prepared by le Sieur de la Roque, under the direction of M. le Comte de Raymond, in the year 1752, translated within the Sessional papers of the Dominion of Canada 1906, Volume: 40, no.7, pt.2, Sessional Papers no. 18.
  4. Genealogy of Canada: Claire Dugas


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On 26 Aug 2015 at 19:26 GMT George Blanchard wrote:

Lianne, please review the profile links I've placed within the biography, as some link to profiles different than those attached as family in the profile's database fields, ---her husband being one. Verify and correct as necessary.

On 26 Aug 2015 at 19:15 GMT George Blanchard wrote:

Dugas-85 and Dugas-2 appear to represent the same person because: Dugas-2 is the same person (as Dugas-85) having: only 2 relationships; no documentation; no biography.

Dugas-85 has: multiple relationships; and triangulated documentation; a biography.

Marie Claire is 20 degrees from Cari Starosta, 20 degrees from Marie-Antoinette d'Autriche and 17 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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