Desire LeBlanc is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 4 Right. Listed with him is his wife Marie Landry and 11 children: Marie, Simon, Isaac, Jerome, Isabelle, Desire, Marine, Ozite, Benjamin, Anselme and Gregoire. 
Marie Madeleine Landry was born about 1723 in Acadia
She died in Jan 1790 in Ascension Parish, Spanish Louisiana and was buried 16 Jan 1790 in the Ascension parish cemetery, present day Donaldsonville.
Census: 23 Apr 1777 Donaldsonville, Ascension, LA 
Marriage (1) Desire LE BLANC Abt 1740 in Acadia
Simon LE BLANC b: Abt 1741 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Marie Madeleine LE BLANC b: Abt 1742 in , , , Acadia
Marie Esther LE BLANC b: Abt 1744 in , , , Acadia
Isaac LE BLANC b: Abt 1746 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Marie Marthe LE BLANC b: Abt 1748 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Jerome LE BLANC b: Abt 1749 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Desire LE BLANC b: Abt 1751 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Elisabeth LE BLANC b: Abt 1753 in , , , Acadia
Marie Anne LE BLANC b: Abt 1755 in Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Osite LE BLANC b: Abt 1758 in Oxford, Talbot, MD
Benjamin LE BLANC b: Abt 1760 in Oxford, Talbot, MD
Anselme LE BLANC b: Abt 1763 in Oxford, Talbot, MD
Gregoire LE BLANC b: Abt Apr 1769 in , Ascension, LA
Marriage (2) Pierre (dit Pierrot a Jacques) LANDRY 19 Feb 1778 in St. James, St. James, LA 
Source: DOBR2 Title: Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records; Author: Catholic Church; Vol 2, 1770-1803; Contains Baptismal, marriage and burial entries taken from some 46 registers housed in the Archives of the Diocese of Baton Rouge; copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard;
Source: AJRO BLaF Title: Colonial Settlers along Bayou Lafourche, 1770-1798; Author: Albert J. Robichaux, Jr.’ Publication: Harvey, LA: 1974. 2nd printing Hébert Publications, 1980; Personal copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard.; General Census of the Habitants of Valenzuela of Lafourche, Two Thousand Sixty-four Persons; April 10, 1797; /s/ N, Verret; (Original: Papeles Procedentes de Cuba, Legajo 215A)
Source: DGFA Title: Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes; Author: Stephen A. White; Publication: 2 vols., Moncton, New Brunswick: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999. Copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard
Source: Caban Title: Cabanocey, Lillian C. Bourgeois; New Orleans: Pelican Publishing, 1957; reprinted Pelican Publ., 1998 copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard.
↑ Title: The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial; Author: Wall of Names Committee; Jane G. Bulliard, Chair; second edition, 2015; Bodemuller The Printer, USA; Personal copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard; p. 21
Text: Pierre LANDRY, widower of Frosine GAUTREAU (parents not given) married on 29 Feb [sic, only goes to 28 in this year] 1778 to Marie LANDRY, widow of Desiré LeBLANC (parents not given). Witnesses: Jeromme [sic] LeBLANC & Jean Baptiste LANDRY. Recorded at St. James Catholic Church, St. James, LA (SJA-1, 47a).
Text: Pierre dit Pierrot a Chaques LANDRY, son of Abraham & Marie-Isabelle BLANCHARD (widower of Genevieve BROUSSARD & Euphrosine GAUTROT), married (St. James of Cabahannocer Register) 19 Feb 1778 to Marie-Madeleine LANDRY, daughter of Abraham & Marie GUILBEAU.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Marie by comparing test results with other
carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line:
Landry-1098 and Landry-883 appear to represent the same person because: they look the same to me
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