Person:Marie Dugas (4)

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Marie (Catherine) Dugas
m. ABT 1673
  1. Marie (Catherine) DugasABT 1674 - 1733
  2. Marie Dugas1674 -
  3. Claude Dugas1676 - 1747
  4. Claude Dugas, IIABT 1677 - BEF 1723
  5. Anne Dugas1679 -
  6. Francoise DugasABT 1679 - 1731
  7. Joseph DugasABT 1680 - 1765
  8. Marguerite Dugas1681 - BEF 1729
  9. Anne DugasABT 1683 - ABT 1710
  10. Jeanne DugasABT 1684 - AFT 1725
  11. Agnes Dugas1686 -
  12. Francois DugasABT 1688 -
  13. Marie Madeleine DugasABT 1689 - 1766
  14. Cecile Dugas1690 -
  15. Marie Dugas, 21691 - 1772
  16. Cecile DugasABT 1692 -
  17. Madeleine Dugas1704 - 1766
  18. Agnes Dugas1704 -
m. ABT 1695
  1. Madeleine MelansonABT 1697 - 1769
Facts and Events
Name Marie (Catherine) Dugas
Alt Name Catherine Marie
Gender Female
Birth? ABT 1674 Port Royal, , , Acadia
Marriage ABT 1695 , , , Acadiato Philippe Melanson
Death? 20 Sep 1733 Grand Pré, , , Acadia
Burial[1] 21 Sep 1733 Grand Pré, , , Acadia

!BIRTH-PARENTS-CENSUS-MARRIAGE-DEATH-BURIAL: Stephen A. White, DICTIONNAIRE GENEALOGIQUE DES FAMILLES ACADIENNES; 1636-1714; Moncton, New Brunswick, Centre d'Etudes Acadiennes, 1999, 2 vols.; pp. 564 & 1151; own copy. Marie DUGAS, born around 1674, daughter of Claude & Francoise BOURGEOIS, married around 1695 to Philippe MELANSON, son of Pierre & Marguerite MIUS d'ENTREMONT; eleven children. She died/was buried (Grand Pré Register) on 20/21 Sep [sic] 1733. Present: Alexandre BOURG; Joseph THE'RIOT; Rene' BABIN; Pierre DOUCET; Bernard DAIGRE, who have signed.

!NAME: "Queries," in TERREBONNE LIFE LINES; vol. 18, no. 1 (spring 1999); p. 77; own copy. Argues that Catherine DUGAS should be only Marie DUGAS, married to Philippe MELANCON. Name in 1686 census and children birth records in Grand Pré all list only Marie DUGAS. Only reference to a Catherine DUGAS is in the Belle Isle [sic] papers, not primary evidence. [However, another Marie is listed in this family, born in 1691.]

!CENSUS: 1686, Acadian Census, contains 23 pp. for Port Royal, others for Cap de Sable, Baye des Mines, and Beaubassin; 1686; microfilm roll from Canada, National Archives (MG1, vol. 466, pt. 1); p. ; Santa Cruz Genealogical Society has roll of Acadian census from 1671-1752. Marie, age 12, oldest child in family of Claude DUGAS & wife Francoise BOURGEOIS. There are seven other children.

!CENSUS: 1693, age 17 years.

!BURIAL-MARRIAGE: Diocese of Baton Rouge, CATHOLIC CHURCH RECORDS; 1707-1748; vol.1a, Baton Rouge, Diocese, 1999; p. 66; own copy; contains the parish registers from St. Charles-aux-Mines at Grand Pré. Marie DUGAS, wife of Philippe MELANCON, died and was buried 29 [sic] Sep 1733 in the cemetery of the parish of St. Charles. Witnesses: Alexandre BOURG; Joseph TERRIOT [signed]; Rene' BABIN [signed]; Bernard DAIGRE [signed]; Pierre DOUCET [signed]. Recorded as (SGA-2, 130).

References
  1. Stephen A. White. Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes. (2 vols., Moncton, New Brunswick: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999), p. 1151.

    Marie DUGAS died/was buried (Grand Pre' Register) on 20/21 Sep 1733. Present were: Alexandre BOURG; Joseph THE'RIOT; Rene' BABIN; Pierre DOUCET; Bernard DAIGRE (who have signed).