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Françoise Marie Henry (abt. 1733 - 1784)

Françoise Marie Henry
Born about in Acadiemap
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Daughter of and
Wife of — married 10 Feb 1754 in Port Lajoie, Ile St. Jean, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
Died at about age 51 in St. Servan, Bretagne, Francemap
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Francoise Henry was born around 1733 in Acadia.

She was listed in the 1752 (LaRoque) census at age 19 at Rivière du Ouest, Isle Saint-Jean.[1]

She married Jean Pitre on February 10, 1754 in Isle Saint Jean.[2]

Françoise Henry passed away October 17, 1784 in St-Servan, Bretagne, France at the age of 52 years [3]


  1. Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905, Volume II (Ottawa: Printed by S.E.Dawson, 1905), 1752 La Roque Census, p. 81/Image 192. The original census, in French, can be found at Census Original Version “Recensement de l'Isle Royal et de Isle Saint-Jean ” p. 305-306/Images 309-310
    "Jean Henry dit le Vieux, ploughman, native of l'Acadie, aged 68 years, has been in the country two years. Married to Marie Hébert, native of l'Acadie, aged 55 years. They have five children, two sons and two (sic) daughters : —
    Simon, aged 23 years
    Charles, aged 15 years
    François, aged 12 years
    Marie Joseph, aged 29 years
    Françoise, aged 19 years
    In live stock they have five oxen, two cows, one calf, three sheep, three sows and three pigs. The land on which they are settled is situated as in the preceding case, [The land on which they are settled is situated on the north side of thé Rivière du Ouest, and was given to them verbally by Monsieur de Bonnaventure.] and has been given to them under similar conditions. They have made a clearing for the sowing of about ten bushels of wheat."
  2. Hebert, Timothy. Acadian Church Records: Port LaJoye, Ile St. Jean, 1749-1758: St. Jean L’Evangeliste Parish. Acadian-Cajun Geneaology & History, 2000, p. 48. The original record can be found at Archives Nationales d'outre-mer État civil, Ile Saint-Jean (Port La Joye) Parish Records 1721-1758, 1753, p. 3 Marriage
    Jean PITRE & Francoise HENRY Married: February 10, 1754 Groom's parents: Jean PITRE & Marguerite TERIAU Bride's parents: Jean HENRY & Marie HEBERT
  3. Acte de sepulture Archives d'Ile-et-Villaine, St-Servan: S: 1784, pg. 22; viewed September 7, 2018

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