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From: "The Beaver Fishpond Newsletter" <>
Subject: Re: [METIS-L] lejeunne/ mikmac wife Stephen White
Date: Fri, 6 Sep 2002 12:51:10 -0700
Miigwetch for your information
I will wait and see if any other Genealogist other than Stephan White come
up with something.
Corinne vautour villemaire
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Sent: Thursday, September 05, 2002 6:53 PM
Subject: Re: [METIS-L] lejeunne/ mikmac wife
> I am suggesting that you go to Genforum's Le Jeune and the Savoie site
> see the huge number of corrections on the mistaken assumptions that
> Catherine LeJeune was the daughter of a Micmac mother, unfortunately
> is not proof. just a lot of handed down errors.
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> Re: Micmac or not
> Posted by: Michele Doucette Date: January 19, 2002 at 15:24:45
> In Reply to: Re: micmac or not by Susan Stevens of 380
> Hello all,
> For those of you who have access to Stephe White's Dictionnaire
> des Familles Acadiennes, please refer to Volume H to Z.
> Page 1048
> This is where Edmée and Catherine are listed. Edmée was the wife of
> Gautrot. Catherine was the wife of François Savoie. According to Stephen
> White, it has been proven that they were sisters due to the dispensations
> that were granted for persons to marry.
> Exemptions of relationship granted at the time of the marriages of Thomas
> Johnson with Marie Josèphe Girouard (Parish Register of Port Royal January
> 1742), of Pierre Préjean with Marguerite Brun (Parish Register of Port
> November 25, 1743), of Charles Girouard with Marie Josèphe Pitre (Parish
> Register of Port Royal June 16, 1744), of Pierre Pellerin with Anne
> (Parish Register of Port Royal February 7, 1745) and of Zacharie Thibodeau
> with Marie Josèphe Girouard (Parish Register of Port Royal February 11,
> give us the certainty that Edmée LeJeune, wife of François Gautrot, and
> Catherine LeJeune, wife of François Savoy, were sisters.
> There is NO mention of there being at all connected with the Pierre
> dit Briard who is the progenitor of the LeJeune line. Nor is there any
> mention made of the fact that Pierre was married to a woman of Mi'kmaq
> descent. He was married to an unnamed daughter of Germain Doucet (Sieur de
> LaVerdure) and his unknown wife.
> Germain is my Doucet ancestor. Feel free to reference either of my
> as denoted below.
> Warmest regards to one and all,
> Michele Doucette
> Fran Wilcox
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