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Joseph Christome Prejean (abt. 1700 - aft. 1756)

Joseph Christome Prejean
Born about in Port Royal, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
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Husband of — married 28 Sep 1723 in Port-Royal, Acadiemap
Descendants descendants
Died after in Fort Beausejour, Acadie, Nouvelle-Francemap
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Joseph Christome Prejean was born about 1700 in Port Royal, Acadia. He was the son of Jean Prejean and Andrée Savoie. He was age 5 months on the 1701 census of Port Royal.

Joseph Prijan married Marie Louise Como, daughter of Abraham Como and Marguerite Pitre, 28 September 1723 at Port Royal.[1][2]

Known Children:

  1. Amand PREJEAN ca 1724-1787
  2. Marguerite PREJEAN ca 1725-1777
  3. Anne PREJEAN ca 1729-
  4. Joseph PREJEAN 1731-/1771
  5. Charles PREJEAN 1735-1805
  6. Amable dit Pierre-Cadien PREJEAN 1738-1810
  7. Abraham PREJEAN 1741-ca 1785
  8. Basile PREJEAN ca 1745-1823
  9. female PREJEAN ca 1747-

CENSUS: 1701, Port Royal, Acadia: Jean PREJAN 52, Andree SAVOYE (wife) 35; Pierre 12, Jean 10, Francois 8, Joseph 5 (sic for months), Marie 17 Anne 14, Magdeleine 3; 1 gun 16 cattle, 10 sheep, 12 hogs, 3 arpents.

He passed away after 30 August 1756.


  1. Library and Archives Canada, Fonds de la paroisse catholique Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Port-Royal, N.-É.)-1870 C-1870 (image 183)
  2. An Acadian Parish Remembered The Registers of St. Jean-Baptiste, Annapolis Royal, 1702-1755 Joseph Prijan and Marie Louis Como marriage RG 1 volume 26 page 334
  • BIRTH-MARRIAGE-CENSUS-DEATH: Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes - Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes, Première Partie 1636-1714 - Stephen A. White - 2 vols., Moncton, New Brunswick: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999 - p. 1351

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