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By Warren Perrin

ISBN-10: 0976892707

ISBN-13: 9780976892700

Acadian Redemption: From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation, the 1st biography of an Acadian exile, defines the 18th century society of Acadia into which Joseph dit Beausoleil Broussard used to be born in 1702. The booklet tells of his formative years occasions and militant struggles with the British who had for years desired to lay declare to the Acadians' wealthy lands. next chapters talk about the epic odyssey in which Beausoleil led a gaggle of 1 hundred ninety-three Acadians from Nova Scotia to Louisiana, the hot Acadia, with the wish that his liked Acadian tradition might live on. The final half the e-book discusses the repercussions of Beausoleil's lifestyles that led to the evolution of the Acadian tradition into what's now referred to as the "Cajun" tradition and the way it ended in an 8th new release Beausoleil descendant, Warren A. Perrin, to carry a Petition looking an apology from the British Crown in 1990. This Petition was once effectively resolved on December nine, 2003, by means of the...

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Curney J. Dronet, Sr. Bibliography MAPS, DOCUMENTS AND ILLUSTRATIONS Dafford’s “Beausoleil” at the Acadian Museum of Erath (2004) Map - Early French Colonization (1604-1670) Map - le Village-des-Beausoleil (1750) Map - Acadian Migration from Port Royal (1670-1680) Reproduction and Translation of the baptism record of Marguerite Tibodeau (1706) Translation of the marriage record of Beausoleil and Agnes Tibodeau (1725) Map - Acadian Hamlets on the Petitcoudiac (1755) Map - Deportation of Acadians (1750-1755) Map - Nova Scotia (1755) Report on Paper Money Held by Acadians (1766) “Beausoleil” Named Captain Commandant (1765) St.

The midwife was put under oath and testified that when the girl was in her most violent pains of delivery, she declared that Joseph Broussard was the real father of her child. The Council ruled in favor of Mrs. Daigle and ordered Beausoleil to pay child support in the amount of three shillings and nine pence per week until the child reached the age of eight years old. The court order also declared that he should immediately provide some good security for his faithful compliance with the order or go to prison until he could find security to put up.

This petition was resolved by the signing of the Royal Proclamation on December 9, 2003. Mary Leonise Broussard Perrin PART I ACADIAN ODYSSEY Louisiana artist Robert Dafford’s painting of “Beausoleil” on display at the Acadian Museum. CHAPTER 1 THE FIRST BROUSSARD IN ACADIA Three decades before he would become the father of the most famous, and, by most accounts, the most ferocious freedom-fighter in French Canada, François Brossard paid a widow for the clothes of her drowned husband René Bonnin, a trapper.

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