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Joseph LeBlanc (1720 - 1805)

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Joseph LeBlanc aka Le Blanc Leblanc Gaudet
Born in Saint Charles des Mines, Grand Pré, Acadie, Colony of Nova Scotiamap
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Husband of — married 2 Jul 1742 in Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
Descendants descendants
Died in St. James Parish, Louisianamap
Profile last modified 26 Oct 2019 | Created 6 Sep 2013 | Last significant change: 26 Oct 2019
04:40: Cindy (Bourque) Cooper edited the Biography and Birth Place for Joseph LeBlanc (1720-1805). (Added reason for PPP, standardized location, added location category.) [Thank Cindy for this]
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Joseph Le Blanc is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 5 Left. Listed with him is his spouse Isabelle Gaudet and four children: Anne Joseph, Isabelle and Gilles. [1]

[There is a slight difference in dates reported by Stephen A.White from the parish register at Grand Pre. He cites a birth date of 24 Feb 1720 and a baptismal date of 25 Feb 1720, with sponsors as shown below (Jean Gautrot and Marie LeBlanc). The marriage to his third cousin by dispensation of consanguinity (4th degree) is as shown below. White reports Joseph's ages in the various St. James' censuses as follows: 1766 (48), 1769 (50, 1777 (57). Burial data in White is the same as below.]
Joseph Leblanc, (Jacques Leblanc and Catherine LANDRY) bn. 23 March 1720, bt 24 March 1720 spo. Jean Gautreau and Marie Leblanc [2](SGA-2, 18)
Joseph LEBLANC (Jacques Leblanc, of the parish of St. Charles of Grand Pre, Mines and Catherine LANDRY) m. 2 Jul 1742, Isabelle GODET (Bernard Godet & Jeanne TERIOT) witnesses: Jacques LeBLanc; Simon LeBlanc; Jean Baptiste LeBlanc; Bernard Godet; Alexandre Prejean. Priest: Fr. Defenetaves.
Arrived LA 1765, age 45;
On Cabanocé census, 1766, right [west] bank, JUDICE's Company, Cabanocé Militia, called Joseph LEBLANC, father, age 48[sic], with wife Isabelle age 47, sons Josephe age 16, Gilles age 9, daughters Anne age 18, & Isabelle age 13, 0 slaves, 6 arpents between son-in-law Athanase BREAUX & son Joseph, fils, 5 cattle, 0 sheep, 8 hogs, 2 guns;
On Cabanocé census, 1769, occupying lot number 23, right [west] bank, age 50, with wife Isabelle age 50, son Gille age 11, daughters Anne age 20, & Isabelle age 14;
On St.-Jacques census, 1777, right [west] bank, age 57, with wife Elizabeth [Isabelle] age 57, sons Gilles age 17, & Grégoire age 15;
On St.-Jacques census, 1779, with 3 unnamed whites, 4 slaves, 10 qts. rice, 50 qts. corn;
LEBLANC, Joseph, age 86 yrs., widower of Isabelle GODE, bur. 12 July 1805 (SJA-4, 26) [3]


  1. 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. p. 21
  2. Library and Archives Canada, Fonds de la paroisse catholique Saint-Charles-des-Mines (Grand-Pré, N.-É.) - 1869; Canadiana, Heritage, Parish registers: Nova Scotia : C-1869 (Image 127):
  3. Source: #S5 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Joseph LeBlanc FOOT, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.), Database online.
  • Source: S5 Author: Title: OneWorldTree Publication: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Address: E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records citation provides evidence for Birth, Death
  • Public Archives of Nova Scotia - St. Jean Baptiste Ch. Register, Annapolis 1702-1755 citation provides evidence for Marriage

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On 7 Jan 2017 at 19:10 GMT Jacqueline Girouard wrote:

Leblanc-1770 and LeBlanc-1688 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, linked to the same spouse, daughter Elisabeth on LeBlanc-1688 is a daughter of the parents on Leblanc-1770. LeBlanc is preferred surname spelling for the Acadian Project.

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