Marie-Josephe Pitre, daughter of François (dit Nordest) Pitre and Anne Préjean, was born 28 Dec 1708 in Port Royal, Acadie and christened there the next day.  She died before 19 Jan 1767. Marie-Josephe appeared on the Census of 12 Aug 1763 in South Carolina with her 3rd husband Charles Bourgeois. 
Marriage (1) Charles SIMON 12 Feb 1730 in Port Royal, Acadia 
Marriage (2) Charles GIROUARD 16 Jun 1744 in Port Royal, Acadia 
Marriage (3) Charles Bourgeois after 1751 in Acadia 
↑ Source: #DGFA p. 1325
Text: There was a dispensation for 3-4 consanguinity.
↑ 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; p. 1325 [bride's entry]
Text: Married after 1752 [2nd marriage for Charles Bourgeois].
Source: RiederII Title: Acadians in France, vol. II; Author: Milton P. and Norma Gaudet Rieder; Publication: Metairie, LA: Authors, 1972; Note: vol. II: Belle Isle en Mer Register & La Rochette Papers; p. Source published by Karen Theriot Reader, RootsWeb.com
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
Bona Arsenault, HISTOIRE ET GENEALOGIE DES ACADIENS; 1625-1810; Ottawa, Editions Lemeac, 1978, 6 vols.; p. 878 (Beaubassin); Source published by Karen Theriot Reader, Rootsweb.com.
Born 1719, Charles married 1st at Beaubassin on 2 Feb 1743 to Anne POIRIER; four children. He married 2nd around 1752 to Marie PITRE of Port Royal (widow of Charles SIMON and of Charles GIROUARD). This 3rd Charles lived at Aulac, near Beaubassin. Deported to South Carolina he was found there in 1763 with his 2nd wife and their children (except for Jean) along with her children Natalie, Gregoire & Bonaventure GIROUARD.
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