Alexis Landry, son of Jean Baptiste Landry and Marguerite Gautrot, born c1723 at Pisiguit. He was certainly born in the Colony of Nova Scotia as named a native of La Cadie in the 1752 census. Brother of Jean Baptiste dit L’Abbé Landry
Married c1748 to Marguerite Aucoin, daughter of Antoine Aucoin and Anne Breau (based on the age of their first child). They were married in the Colony of Nova Scotia, having moved to Isle Royale in mid-1750.
From 1750, Alexis and Marguerite resided at River Inhabitants at Isle Royale. They had two children, Jean Baptiste age 3 (born 1748/1749) and Joseph age 2 (born 1749/1750). 
In 1762, Alexis was listed as a refugee of Saint Suliac, in Bretagne, with his brother-in-law, Antone Aucoin. 
On March 8, 1786, he was one of the seventy Acadien heads of families, the founders of Arichat Parish , that thanked the lieutenant governor of Cape Breton, J.F.W. DesBarres, "for the promise of land concessions, the permission to construct a church and school, and the request for tax exemptions."
1771/07/16 the couple was in Arichat when L’Abbe Bailly baptised their son Jean Baptiste.
Descendants of Alexis, in order to distinguish themselves from the other Landrys, use Alexis as their last name, together with Landry (see 1811 census of sons Jean Baptiste and Joseph).
Alexis Landry, ploughman, native of la Cadie, aged 29
Margueritte Aucoin, his wife, native of la Cadie, aged 29
Jean Baptiste, aged 3 Joseph, aged 2
They are 18 months in the colony
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