Family:Etienne Benoit and Magdeleine Breaux (1)

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Marriage? 5 Jan 1771 St James Church, St James, Louisiana, USASt James Church
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Marriage 1 Madeleine BRAULT b: ABT 1746 in Pisiquit, Acadie, Nova Scotia?

Married: ABT 1772 in Donaldsville, Ascension, Louisiana Alternate fact about marriage

Name DOB POB DOD POD Spouse DOM Notes
Joseph 1772 1851
Etienne 21 Jun 1773
Marie Angele 14 Jun 1775
Marie Anriette 1776 1807 St. Martin Adam Huval (or Uval) 12 November 1799
Charles 1777 bt. 5 Apr 1777
Eloy 1778 24 Oct 1846 Lafayette Parish 1st to Eugenie Louviere bt. 4 June 1781
2nd to Christine LaBauve 17 Sep 1821
Francois Xavier 2 Mar 1779
Benoni Sep 1779 buried 25 Sept 1779
Augustin 7 Apr 1786
References
  1.   Hébert, Donald J. Southwest Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Settlers, 1756-1810. (Eunice, Louisiana: Hebert Publications, 1974-).

    Volume 1, p 37
    - Benoit, Etienne (Claude & Anne Cormier) m 5 January 1771 Magdeleine Brau (BRDA: S.J. : v 1771)
    - Benoit, Augustin (Etienne & Magdeleine Brau) b 7 April 1786 (SM Ch : v 3, #123)

    Volume 1, p. 38
    - Benoit, Etienne m Magdeleine Breaux (SM Ch.)
    - Benoit, Etienne d. 8 December 1787 at age 36 years, m Magdeleine Bro (SM Ch : v 4, 5)
    - Benoit, Francois Xavier (Etienne & Magdeleine Breaux) m Marguerite Trahan (SM Ch)
    - Benoit, Marie Anriette of Cabahanocci on Miss. (Etienne & Magdeleine Bro) m 5 November 1799 Adam Huval of St. Jean on Miss (SM Ct Hse: OA-19-1)
    - Benoit, Marie Henrietta (Etienne & Magdeleine Bro) m 12 November 1799 Adam Huval (SM Ch : v 4, #183)
    - Henritta (Etienne & Magdeleine Bro) m 13 March 1807 Adam Uval (SM Ch : v 4, #462)

    Volume 1, p. 39
    - Benoit, Xavier of Manchac (Etienne & Marie Brau) m Marguerite Trahan (SM Ch)
    - Benoit, Zavier (Etienne & Magdeleine Brau) m Marguerite Trahan (SM Ch)

    Volume 2, P 54
    - Benoit, Eloi veuf de Eugenie Louviere (Etienne & Magdeleine Breaud) m 17 Sep 1821 Christine LaBauve wid of Agricole Landry (SM Ch : v 6 #259)
    - Benoit, Eloy m Eugenie Louviere. Succ dated 9 March 1821 (SM Ct Hse : Succ #394)
    - Benoit, Eloy of Cantrelle Parish, widr. of Eugenie Louviere and had 7 children (Etienne & Magdeleine Braux) m 17 Sep 1821 Christine LaBauve wid of Agricole Landry and had 8 children (SM Ct Hse : OA-34-4649)

  2.   Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church records. (Baton Rouge, Louisiana).

    Volume 2 (1770-1803), p. 71
    - Benoit, Etienne (Etienne & Magdaline Braud) bt. 7 Nov 1773, bn 21 June 1773, spo. Joseph Braud & Magdalena LeBlanc (ASC-1, 17)
    - Benoit, Marie Angele (Etienne & Magdalene Brod) bt. 1 Nov 1775, bn. 14 June 1775, spo. Pedro ___omit & Marie Josepha Braud (ASC-1, 33)
    - Benoit, Charles (Estienne & Magdalaine Breaux), bt. 5 Apr 1777, bn. not given, spon. Charles Breaux and Marguerite Breaux (SJA-1, 33a)
    - Benoit, Francisco Xavier (Estevan & Magdalena Braud) bt. 13 June 1779, bn 2 Mar 1779, spo. Joseph Braud & Monica Guidry (ASC-1, 57)
    - Benoit, Benoni (son of Etienne Benoit) bur. 25 Sept 1779 (SGA-4a, 23, #4)
    - Benoit, Eloy (Estienne & Magdelain Breau) bt. 4 June 1781, bn. not given, spo. Estienne Lanson & Marie Soignny (SJA-1, 53)

  3.   Attakapas Historical Association (Lafayette, Louisiana). Attakapas gazette. (Lafayette, Louisiana: Attakapas Historical Association, 2004), XI, No 1.

    The Census of Carencro - district of Attakapas, May 16, 1803, compiled by Glenn R.Conrad.
    24. Widow Etienne Benoit 56, 1 Arpent held, 50 cattle
    - Simon Benoit, 30
    - Isabelle Benoit 30
    - Xavier Benoit 26
    - August Benoit 18

    Editor's Note: The following census of the Carencro area of the District of Attakapas (now Lafayette Parish) was Signed by Saint Julien on May 16, 1803. The census is found in the Papales procedentes de Cuba of the Archives of the Indies, Seville, Spain. A microfilm copy of this census is now on deposit at the Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana.

  4.   Deuxiememe generatin en Louisiane jusqu'en 1810, in Arsenault, Bona. Histoire des Acadiens. (Montreal, Quebec: Lemeac, c1978), "Louisiane", VI, p 2416.

    Etienne Benoit, 1751, fils de Claude et d'Anne Cormier, marie a Baton-Rouge, le 5 fevrier 1771, a Madeleine Breaux, fille de Charles et de Claire Trahan, de Pisiguit. Enfants: Joseph, vers 1772; Etienne, 1773; Marie-Angele, 1775; Charles, 1777; Marie-Henriette, vers 1776; Eloi, vers 1778; Francois-Xavier, vers 1780; Augustin, 1786.