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Andre Gallant (abt. 1786 - bef. 1856)

Andre Gallant aka dit Blac
Born about in Rustico, Prince Edward Islandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] in Ile-du-Prince-Édouard, Acadie (Nova Scotia and New Brunswick) (New Brunswick)map
Husband of — married 1809 in Rustico, Prince Edward Islandmap
Husband of — married 9 Jan 1832 in Miscouche, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died before before about age 70 in Egmont Bay, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canadamap
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Andre Gallant is a descendant of an Acadian
Descendant of First Nations Germain Doucet.

Andre was born about 1774 to his parents Jean Francois Gallant and Agnes Doucet.

He married twice.

He married first to Marguerite Pitre, daughter of Jean Pitre and Marie Rose Doiron, about 1807.

Children of Andre and Marguerite[1]

1) Jean, married Rufine Arsenault on 18 Jan 1830, died before 21 Nov 1854

2) Thomas, married Theotiste Doucet on 6 Sep 1831, died between January and 27 Oct 1852

3) Romain, married Judith Doucet about 1833, died before 14 Nov 1865

4) Charlotte, b. about 1812, married Bernardin Doiron on 29 Oct 1838, d/br. 24/26 Feb 1883

5) Joseph, b. about June 1814, d/br. 28/29 Sep 1821

6) Leon, b/bp. 11 Jun/12 Aug 1816, married Rose Leclair on 29 Oct 1838, died before 3 Nov 1857

7) Andre, b/bp. 4/6 Jun 1818

Marguerite Pitre died sometime between 18 Jan 1830 and 6 Sep 1831.

Andre remarried to Gertrude Bernard, daughter of Hilarion Bernard and Marie Gallant on 9 Jan 1832 in St-Jean-Baptiste, Miscouche, PEI.

Children of Andre and Gertrude[2]

8 ) Edesse, b/bp. 19 Feb/16 Jun 1833, married Sylvain Gallant on 14 Oct 1856, died before 27 Jul 1880

9) Marcelline, b/bp. 26 Dec 1834/17 May 1835,married Talin dit Athalin Arsenault on 19 Oct 1858, br. 1 Mar 1888 in Baie-Egmont

10) Jean, b/bp. 12 Jul/2 Oct 1836, married Marie Blanche Ciassie on 4 Oct 1859

11) Sara, b/bp. 18/20 Dec 1838, married Prospere Arsenault on 7 Nov 1864, died before 11 Oct 1870

12) Aristobule, b/bp. 4/14 Feb 1841, married Julie Arsenault on 7 Nov 1864

13) Marie, b/bp. 6/11 Aug 1847, married Aime Richard on 18 Nov 1873

He passed away before 14 Oct 1856.


Source: My Heritage Siblings of Andre Gallant

Étienne Gallant, 1776 - 1832 Étienne Gallant was born in 1776, at birth place, to Jean-François Gallant and Agnès Gallant (born Doucet). Jean-François was born on April 6 1742, in Port Lajoie, Ile Saint-Jean, PEI, Canada. Agnès was born in 1747, in Malpeque, PEI, Canada.

Étienne had 8 siblings: Amand Gallant, Nicolas Gallant and 6 other siblings. Étienne married Madeleine Gallant (born Arsenault) in 1798, at age 22 at marriage place. Madeleine was born circa 1776, in Rustico, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada. They had 7 children: Chrysostôme Gallant, Romain Gallant and 5 other children. Étienne passed away in After 1832, at age 56.

Andre was born about 1782. He passed away about 1873.


  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 1870-1871
  2. 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 1870-1871
  • Source Information Acadia, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1757-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2007.

Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.

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