m. ABT 1666
Facts and Events
!BIRTH-PARENTS-MARRIAGE-CHILDREN-DEATH: Stephen A. White, DICTIONNAIRE GENEALOGIQUE DES FAMILLES ACADIENNES; 1636-1714; Moncton, New Brunswick, Centre d'Etudes Acadiennes, 1999, 2 vols.; p. 1540; own copy. #3:
!CENSUS: 1671, Port Royal, Acadia, age 4 years.
!CENSUS: 1678, Port Royal, Acadia, age 10 years.
!CENSUS: 1686, Port Royal, Acadia,p. 16: age 19 years. Also spelled TRAHANE, age now 20 years [was it 3 months later, step-father has died?]
!CENSUS: 1693, Les Mines, Acadia. Age 26 years, living with wife and 2 daughters.
!CENSUS: 1700, Riviere Sainte Croix (district of Les Mines), with 2 sons and a daughter.
!CENSUS: 1703, Les Mines, with son and daughter.
!CENSUS: 1707, Les Mines, with four sons under age 14, one daughter under 12.
!CENSUS: 1714, Pisiguit River, six sons, one daughter.
!BIRTH-MARRIAGE-CHILDREN-RESIDENCES: Arsenault, H&G, p. 817 (Port Royal), says settled at Pisiguit. Own entry p. 1441 (Pisiguit), lived in Assumption Parish [Pisiguit]. Wife's entry on p. 1330 (Pisiguit) says he was from Port Royal.
!PARENTS-NAME-MARRIAGE-DEATH: "The Acadians of Belle-Isle-en-Mer," in NEW ORLEANS GENESIS; 1630-1767; vol. xxxii, no. 128 (Oct 1993); p. 401; Santa Cruz Genealogical Society, Public Library; submitted by Jerome Lepre. Statement of Pierre TRAHANT, his son, on 11 Feb 1767. Guillaume TRAHANT, born at Port Royal, son of Guillaume & Magdeleine LEBRUN, married there to Jacqueline BENOIST, daughter of Martin & Marie CHAUSSEGROS from France, who died at Port Royal.
Also vol. XXXV, no. 140 (Oct 1996); p. 426: Guillaume TRAHANT, son of another Guillaume who came from France, married at Port Royal to Magdeleine BRUN and both died there. Guillaume [II] died at Pigiguitk in Sep 1755.