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Marie Modeste Moulaison (abt. 1744 - 1817)

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Marie Modeste Moulaison
Born about in Acadiemap
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Wife of — married 11 Jul 1763 in Cherbourg, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Francemap
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Died in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 12 Jan 2020 | Created 19 Feb 2019
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Ambroise Bourg is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 12 Left, La Ville d'Arcangel. Listed with Ambroise is his wife Marie Modeste Moulaison and nine of their children: Marie Victoire, Modeste Aimee, Magdelaine, Julie Therese, Isabelle, Joseph, Pelagie, Modeste and Ambroise.[1]

Marie Modeste was born about 1744. She passed away in 1817.


  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; p. 43
  • Title: Acadian Families in Exile, 1785 & Exiled Acadians, an Index

Author: Donald J. Hébert Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1995 Page: pp. 98-99 Quality: 3 Text: Marie Modeste MOULAISON, age 40, wife of Ambroise BOURG, traveling with him and their nine children as the 36th family (of 11 persons) aboard "La Ville d'Archangel."

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