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Pierre Prejean (1689)

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Pierre "L'aine" Prejean aka Prijean
Born in Port Royal, Acadiamap
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Husband of — married 3 Feb 1722 [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Pierre Prejean, son of Jean Prejean and Andrée Savoie, was born in Port Royal, Canada, about 1687, according to Port Royal Census data.

He married 3 Feb. 1722, Marguerite Doucet.[1][2][3]


  1. Library and Archives Canada Fonds des Archives départementales de la Charente-Maritime [La Rochelle, France] : C-1207 Registres de Beaubassin - reel_c1207 MG 6 A 2 (Image 26)
  2. Mariage - Registre paroissial de Beaubassin 1712-1748 Vue 59/360
  3. at Du Loudunais a la Louisiane par la voie de l'Acadie : the ancestors of Aurelien Breaux (1838-1901) and Marie Corinne Bonin (1834-1923). Author:Breaux, Clarence T. (Clarence Thomas)
  • 1693 Acadian census atPort Royal, Acadia: Jean BRIGEAU 42, Andree his wife 26, Marie 9, Anne 6, Pierre 3, Jean Baptiste 1; 6 cattle, 8 sheep, 5 hogs, 14 arpents, 1 gun.
  • 1698 Acadian census at Port Royal, Acadia: Jean PREJAN 47; Andree SAVOIE (wife) 31; Marie 14; Anne 11, Pierre 9; Jean 7; Francois 3; Madeleine 1; 17 cattle, 19 sheep, 5 hogs, 8 arpents, 60 fruit trees.
  • 1700 Acadian census at Port Royal, Acadia: Jean BRIGEAU 49; Andree (wife) 33; Pierre 10; Jean-Baptiste 8; Marie 16; Anne 14; 7 cattle 6 sheep, 14 arpents, 1 gun.
  • 1701 Acadian census at Port Royal, Acadia: Jean PREJAN 52, Andree SAVOYE (wife) 35; Pierre 12, Jean 10, Francois 8, Joseph 5, Marie 17, Anne 14, Magdeleine 3; 1 gun 16 cattle, 10 sheep, 12 hogs, 3 arpents.
  • 1703 Acadian census at Port Royal, Acadia: Jean PRIJAN [Prejean], his wife, 4 boys, 3 girls, 1arms bearer.

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