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Prospere Gallant (abt. 1777 - 1853)

Prospere Gallant aka Haché-Gallant
Born about in Miscouche, Colony of St. John's Islandmap
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Died at about age 76 in Colony of Prince Edward Islandmap
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Prospere Gallant is a descendant of an Acadian

Prospere was born about 1777. He was the son of Cyprien Haché-Gallant and Marie Bernard.

He married twice.

He married firstly to Angelique Arsenault, daughter of Fidele Arsenault and -unknown- Arsenault, about 1800.

Children of Fidele and Angelique Arsenault[1]

1) Fidele, born about 1800. Married Marie Poirier dite Perry about 1824, died 29 May 1876 in Tignish

2) Marie, born about 1801, married Simon Pineau about 1821

3) Sylvain, born about 1802, married Marie Gaudet about 1826, died 15 Feb 1871 in l'Etang-des-Clous-Ouest

4) Theotiste, born about 1805, married Pierre Arsenault about 1822, died before 19 Oct 1858

5) Judith, born about 1806, married Chrysostome dit Thomas Poirier dit Perry about 1829

6) a child (will update name once I get a clearer copy of this page-Nicole Gallant-Nunes), died unmarried

7) Joseph, bp. 20 May 1810, married Blanche Gaudet on 27 Jan 1831, died before 10 Dec 1887

8 ) Cyprien, born about 8 Jul 1811, married Marguerite Petitpas on 19 Sep 1836, d/br. 31 Oct/2 Nov 1844 in Bloomfield

9) Charlotte, b/bp. 8 Jan/21 Feb 1813, married Simeon Gallant on 7 Jan 1835

10) Gilbert, b/bp. 15 Apr/20 Jul 1815, married Marie Petitpas on 10 Jan 1839, died 1872 when he drowned with his nephews Sylvain Gallant and Cyprien Gallant returning from Philadelphia

11) Prospere, born about 1816, married first Marie Rose Poirier dite Perry about 1845, marriedsecond Marguerite Gaudet on 10 Apr 1866

12) Jacques, b/bp. 2/8 Feb 1817, married Domithilde Pitre on 27 Oct 1840, died before 10 Feb 1864

13) Seraphine, born about 1821, married Joseph Gallant on 27 Feb 1843, died before 17 Feb 1852

14) Marine dite Marie, born about 1824, married Andre Leclair on 30 Oct 1850

Angelique Arsenault died sometime before 7 Jan 1841 when Prospere remarried to Angelique Petitpas, daughter of Celestin Petitpas and Gertrude Surette, in St-Jean-Baptiste, Miscouche, PEI.

Children of Prospere and Angelique Petitpas

15) Charles, b/bp. 29 Oct/21 Nov 1841, married Sara Thorn

16) Christine dite Christy, b/bp. 12/22 May 1843, married first Alphee dit Alfred Gallant on 13 Feb 1866, married second Maurice Gallant on 9 Jan 1871

17) Seraphique, b/bp. 29 May/8 Jun 1845, married Charles Jourdain

18 ) Veronique, b/bp. 15/30 Jan 1848, married William White on 26 Nov 1871

19) Cyprien, b/bp. 4 Sep/9 Oct 1853

Prospere passed away in 1853 (source needed)


  1. Bernard, Jean. Généalogie des familles acadiennes de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard, c. 1764 - c. 1900, Baie de Malpèque, Î.-P.-É, 2009, Vol 4 Gallant, pgs 2647-2649

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Gallant-1229 and Gallant-2 appear to represent the same person because: I didn't do a good enough search and didn't realize he already had a profile! My apologies! Same person, married to Angelique and parent to Jacques Gallant.

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