Pierre LeBlanc and 18 other young Acadians from Memramcook participated in the American Revolutionary War as soldiers during The Siege of Fort Cumberland. They were known as The Company of Frenchmen. The attack on this fort was the first part of a plan to make Nova Scotia the 14th American Colony.
The profiles of the 18 other Acadians who were part of this group can be seen here.
↑ WHITE, Stephen A. « La généalogie des trente-sept familles hôtesses des "Retrouvailles 94" », Les Cahiers de la Société historique acadienne, vol. 25, nos 2 et 3 (1994).https://www.umoncton.ca/umcm-ceaac/files/umcm-ceaac/wf/wf/pdf/37fam-leb.pdf. 1. CHARLES LEBLANC (à François à Jacques), m MARIE BARRIEAU. Enfants:
2. i. Pierre, n Pisiguit v 1751; m v 1779 Marie SAULNIER (Charles & Marie-Josèphe Savoie).
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Pierre by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA test-takers in his direct paternal line.
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line:
Linda Lopitz :
Mitochondrial DNA Test Other, haplogroup X2b4
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Pierre: