Family:Francois Broussard and Catherine Richard (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage[1] ABT 1678 Port Royal, , , Acadia
Children
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BEF 21 Nov 1731 Pisiguit, , , Acadia
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1730/1732 , , , Acadia
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Children

FRANCOIS married to CATHERINE RICHARD (daughter of MICHEL RICHARD and MADELEINE BLANCHARD) in 1678 in PORT ROYAL, ACADIA. FRANCOIS BROUSSARD and CATHERINE RICHARD had the following children (Note: this information is still being researched and is not final.)

  • MADELEINE MARIE BROUSSARD (born in 1681).
  • PIERRE BROUSSARD (born in 1684).
  • MARIE ANNE BROUSSARD (born in 1686).
  • CATHERINE JOSEPHE BROUSSARD (born in 1690).
  • ELIZABETH BROUSSARD (born in 1693).
  • FRANCOIS BROUSSARD was born in 1694 in PORT ROYAL, ACADIA. He died on November 9, 1717 in PORT ROYAL, ACADIA.
  • CLAUDE BROUSSARD (born in 1695).
  • FRANCOISE BROUSSARD was born in 1697 in PORT ROYAL, ACADIA.
  • ALEXANDRE "dit BEAUSOLEIL" BROUSSARD (born in 1699).
  • JOSEPH "dit BEAUSOLEIL" BROUSSARD (born in 1702). S5
  • JEAN BAPTISTE BROUSSARD (born on March 23, 1703/4).
References
  1. Stephen A. White. Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes. (2 vols., Moncton, New Brunswick: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999), pp. 284 & 1373.

    Francois BROUSSARD, born around 1653, married around 1678 to Catherine RICHARD, daughter of Michel & Madeleine BLANCHARD; eleven children listed.

    No parents given for groom.

  2.   ACADIAN-L Archives.
  3.   U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900. (Yates Publishing), Source number: 656.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JTW.

    Name: Jean Francois Broussard
    Gender: male
    Birth Year: 1654
    Spouse Name: Catherine Richard
    Spouse
    Birth Place: CA
    Spouse Birth Year: 1663
    Marriage
    Year: 1681
    Marriage State: CA
    Number Pages: 1
    Link to record on Ancestry.com

  4.   Broussard, in Acadian-Cajun Genealogy and History.
  5.   Joseph Broussard, in Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online.

    BROSSARD (Broussard), dit Beausoleil, JOSEPH, settler, member of the militia; b. 1702 at Port-Royal (Annapolis Royal, N.S.), son of Jean-François Brossard* and Catherine Richard; d. 1765 in Louisiana.

  6.   REAUX, John R. and Vita B. REAUX. "The children of Jean-François Broussard and Catherine Richard"., in Attakapas Historical Association (Lafayette, Louisiana). Attakapas gazette. (Lafayette, Louisiana: Attakapas Historical Association, 2004), 1971: 6(4), 130-144; 1972: 7(2), 49-57.