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Charles Melanson (abt. 1675 - 1757)

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Charles Melanson
Born about [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Québecmap
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"Charles Melanson fils est né vers 1675. Vers 1700, il convola avec Anne Bourque, fille de François Bourque et de Marguerite Boudrot. Habitant du Port-Royal, Charles semble avoir été embarqué sur le Pembroke en 1755 pour être transporté en Caroline du Nord. Toutefois, les prisonniers acadiens s'emparèrent de ce vaisseau, le dirigeant à l'embouchure de la rivière Saint-Jean. De là, ils ont éventuellement gagné la ville de Québec, où Charles Melanson a fini ses jours le 19 septembre 1757"[1]


  1. 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).

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