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Jean Baptiste Trahan (abt. 1735 - 1808)

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Jean Baptiste (Jean) Trahan
Born about in Rivere aux Canards, Acadie, Colony of Nova Scotiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about 1757 in Liverpool, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Louisiana Territory, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 18 Jan 2020 | Created 15 Aug 2009 | Last significant change: 18 Jan 2020
00:22: Cindy (Bourque) Cooper edited the Biography and Birth Place for Jean Baptiste Trahan (abt.1735-1808). (Added Acadian project box.) [Thank Cindy for this]
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Jean-Baptiste Trahan was born about 1736[1]

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  1. 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. 114. Source published by Karen Theriot Reader,, Inc.
    Note: He is listed with his father Jean, and five aunts and uncles.
    Text: On the list taken by agent George Langton at Liverpool on 7 Jun 1763, with 40 numbered family groups, who were delivered to the Sieur De La Rochette, and embarked on board "Le Sturgeon, " commanded by Captain Belon, and bound for France, Family # 31.
    Margt. TREHAN, 29;
    Jean TREHAN, 27;
    Fras. TREHAN, 24;
    Paul TREHAN, 20;
    Fras. TREHAN, 22;
    Isabel TREHAN, 17;
    Jean Batiste [no surname], 1.

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Trahan-201 and Trahan-4 appear to represent the same person because: same name, husband. Please see for more bio and sources.
posted by Jacqueline Girouard

Jean is 39 degrees from Louis Braille, 20 degrees from Greta Moody and 18 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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