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Elisabeth Dugas (abt. 1739 - 1776)

Elisabeth Dugas aka Pitre
Born about in Cobeguit, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap [uncertain]
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Wife of — married 14 Feb 1763 in St. Suliac, Bretagne, Francemap
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Died at about age 37 in St. Jacques, Nantes, Francemap
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Elisabeth Dugas, daughter of Pierre Dugas and Elisabeth Boug was born about 1739 in Cobeguit, Acadie. [1]She accompanied her family to France when they were forced into exile by the British. Elisabeth and Alselme Pitre married 14 Feb 1763 in St. Suliac, Ille-et-Vilaine, France. [2] Elisabeth died following childbirth in April 1776 in Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, France. She was buried in St-Jacques parish cemetery in Nantes on 28 Apr 1776. [3]
The couple had 10 children.
  1. Jean Pierre PITRE b: 10 Dec 1763 in Achen, Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 10 Dec 1763 in Pleurtuit, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  2. Joseph Francois PITRE b: 1 Jan 1765 in Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 1 Jan 1765 in St. Suliac, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  3. Marie Francoise PITRE b: 8 Jul 1766 in St. Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 8 Jul 1766 in St. Suliac, St. Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  4. Judith Marguerite Genevieve PITRE b: 28 Apr 1768 in Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 28 Apr 1768 in Pleurtuit, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  5. Joachim Charles PITRE b: 14 Sep 1769 in Crehen, Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 14 Sep 1769 in Pleurtuit, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  6. Marguerite Ludivine PITRE b: 9 Feb 1771 in La Moisiais, Ille-et-Vilaine, France c: 10 Feb 1771 in Pleurtuit, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  7. Elisabeth Olive PITRE b: 8 Feb 1773 in Rays, lle-et-Vilaine, France c: 8 Feb 1773 in Pleurtuit, Ille-et-Vilaine, France
  8. Jean Charles PITRE c: 13 Aug 1774 in Archigny, Vienne, France
  9. Joseph Rene PITRE c: 19 Apr 1776 in Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, France
  10. Elisabeth PITRE b: Abt 1776


  • Source: N&P Title: Acadiens en France; Nantes et Paimboeuf, 1775-1785; Author: Gérard-Marc Braud; Publication: Nantes, France: Ouest Éditions, 1999; Personal copy in possession of Girouard-4019
  1. source: #N&P pp. 110 & 216
  2. source: #N&P pp. 110 & 216
  3. source: #N&P p. 216
    Text: Buried at St-Jacques parish, age 37 years, following childbirth.
See Also
  • Title: Acadians in Exile in Saint Malo 1758-1785; Author: Albert J. Robichaux; Publication: Hebert Publications, Eunice, Louisiana 1981; Vol 1; copy in possession of Girouard-4019; p. 637
  • Title: The Acadian Exiles in Nantes, 1775 – 1785; Author: Albert J. Robichaux; Publication: Author, 1978; copy in possession of Girouard-4019

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