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Jean Robichaud (abt. 1694 - bef. 1758)

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Jean "Cadet" Robichaud aka Robichaux
Born about in Port-Royal, Acadia, New Francemap
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Husband of — married 23 Nov 1717 in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotiamap
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Died before [location unknown]
Profile last modified 6 Feb 2020 | Created 16 Jan 2013 | Last significant change: 6 Feb 2020
13:12: Bud St Amand edited the Biography, Other Last Name(s), Status Indicators and Other Last Name for Jean Robichaud (abt.1694-bef.1758). [Thank Bud for this]
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Jean Robichaud dit Cadet, son of Charles Robichaud dit Cadet and Marie Thibodeau, was born about 1694, probably at Port Royal, Acadia. He was age 4 on the 1698 Port Royal census as Jean Robicho.

Jean Robuchaux married Marie Léger, daughter of Jacques Léger and Magdelaine Trahan, on 23 November 1717 at Port Royal. Signed by Augustin Robicho.[1][2][3]

Known Children:

  1. Joseph ROBICHAUD 1718-
  2. Marie ROBICHAUD ca 1719-/1747
  3. Jean ROBICHAUD 1721-
  4. Rene Joseph ROBICHAUD ca 1726-1765
  5. Madeleine ROBICHAUD 1728-/1763
  6. Pierre ROBICHAUD ca 1730-1783
  7. Francois ROBICHAUD 1734-
  8. Marie Josephe ROBICHAUD ca 1736-
  9. Anne ROBICHAUD 1739-

He died before 6 November 1758.[4]


  1. Library and Archives Canada, Fonds de la paroisse catholique Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Port-Royal, N.-É.)-1870 C-1870 (image 175)
  2. Marriage Record Public Archives of Nova Scotia - St. Jean Baptiste Ch. Register, Annapolis 1702-1755, RG 1 Vol 26 p. 320
    Text: Jean ROBUCHAUX (Charles Robuchaux & Marie TIBAUDEAU, deceased) m. 23 November 1717, Marie LEGER (Jacques Leger & Magdelaine TRAHAN). Priest: Fr. Justinien Durand.
  3. #DGFA, p. 1404; cites "Rg PR"
  4. #DGFA, p. 1404
  • CENSUS: 1698, Port Royal, Acadia, age 4 years.
  • CENSUS: 1700, age 6 years.
  • CENSUS: 1701, age 8 years.
  • DGFA: Stephen A. White, Dictionnaire Généalogique Des Familles Acadiennes (Moncton, N.-B.: Centre D'études Acadiennes, Université De Moncton, 1999)

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Robichaud-657 and Robichaud-144 appear to represent the same person because: Same spouses, same nickname “dit cadet”
posted by Gisèle Cormier

Jean is 10 degrees from Danielle Liard, 16 degrees from Jack London and 17 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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