Census of Chéticamp by Father Lejamtel, Missionary
Dated August 1809


  • Village of Grand-Étang

  • François Cormier and Anne Hachet, his wife; Cyprien, Barbe, François.

    Joseph Cormier and Susanne Leblanc, his wife.

    Simon Doucet and Scholastique Cormier, his wife; Simon, Henriette, Marie, François, Marguerite, Barbe, Félicité, Céleste, Sophie, Scolastique. Étienne Raimbeau and Louise Cormier, his wife; François.

    David Chiasson and Celeste Cormier, his wife; Matilde, Charles, Celeste.


  • Le Platin

  • Louis Doucet and Magdeleine Aucoin, his wife; Joseph, Magdeleine, Marie Judith, Dominique.

    Jean Bourgeois and Angélique Poirier, his wife; Laurent, Jean Charlotte, Marie, Raimond, Thomas, Genevieve, Eustache, Charles, Sophie, Gervaise, Anne, Céleste.

    Maximin Godet and Genevieve Bois, his wife; Angélique, Jean, Marie, Elisabeth, Ursule, Marguerite

    Anne Richard, widow of Joseph Godet

    François Marie Lefort and Anne Godet, his wife; Joseph

    Louis Bruyard, widower of Marie Magdeleine Deveaux, Charles, Marie, Marguerite, Rosalie

    Joseph Boudrot and Anne Chiasson, his wife; Charles, Luce Aucoin (domestic)

    Anselme Aucoin and Rose Chiasson, his wife; Marie, Hubert, Raphael, Pierre, Magdeleine, Agnes, Joseph, Thomas, Susanne

    Simon Aucoin and Élisabeth Poirier, his wife.

    Joseph Aucoin and Marie Hébert, his wife.

    Cyriac Roche and Rosalie Harnois, his wife; Modeste, Josep;h, Hubert, Marie

    Genevieve Godet

    Pierre Aucoin, widower of Félicité Leblanc

    Joseph Aucoin and Ysabelle Leblanc, his wife; Joseph Charles, Pierre, Luce

    Augustin Devaux and Marie Poirier, his wife; Joseph, Frédéric, widower of Théotiste Leblanc, Jean Baptiste

    Joseph Godet and Ysabelle Aucoin, his wife; Osithe, Ysabelle, Marguerite, Henriette, Victoire, Françoise, Joseph

    Jeanne Dugas, widow of Pierre Bois

    Régis Bois and Apolline Arsenaux, his wife; Marie-Magdeleine, Genevieve, Hélène

    Joseph Devaux, widower of Angélique Hébert

    Bruno Poirier and Marie Devaux, his wife, Renauld, Moyses, Félix, Meloine

    Pierre Devaux and Marie Aucoin, his wife; Marie, Luce

    Jean Devaux and Eulalie Poirier, his wife; Susanne

    Raimond Poirier and Marie Bois, his wife; Raimond, Henriette

    Jean Lelièvre and Marie Angélique Devaux, his wife; Marie, Susanne, Jean, Ester, Elisabeth

    Ysaac Leblanc and Genevieve Aucoin, his wife; Alexis, Julienne, Simon, Henriette, Catherine, Félicité, Genevieve

    Anastasie Girouard, widow of Jean Romard; Magdeleine Olive, Jean François, Marguerite Rose, Anne Marie, Anastasie Angélique, Sophie, Julie Rosalie, Julien Alexandre.


  • Village of Petit-Étang

  • Elisabeth Boudrot, widow of Jean Chiasson

    Lazare Leblanc and Modeste Chiasson, his wife; Cyprien, Jean, Simon, Lazare, Euphrosine, Marie

    Étienne Chiasson and Monique Godet, his wife; Urbain, Charles, Anastasie, Michel, Joseph, Prosper

    Joseph Leblanc and Marie Chiasson, his wife; Jean, Joseph, Lazare, Placide, Marie Grégoire, Sophie

    Jean Baptiste Maillet and Françoise Chiasson, his wife; Marie, Michel

    Anne Leblanc, widow of Grégoire Maillet

    Joseph Chiasson and Marie Maillet, his wife; Joseph, Charles, Magdeleine

    Rosalie Maillet, widow of Simon Cormier; Simon

    Pierre Aucoin and Luce Babin, his wife; Magdeleine, Barbe, Pierre, Marguerite, Simon, Charles, Félicité, Marie, Joseph

    Joseph Devaux and Euphrosine Godet, his wife; Magdeleine, Anastasie, Ysidore, Ester, Marie, Ysabelle, Angélique, Joseph, Françoise, Susanne

    Joseph Chiasson and Dorothé Poirier, his wife; Hubert, Ursule, Céleste


  • Chéticamp Island

  • Basile Chiasson and Anne Arsenaux, his wife; Thomas, Jean, Marguerite, Basile

    Firmin Chiasson and Hélène Poirier, his wife; Susanne, Jean, Hélène

    Marie Pitre, widow of Germain Chiasson; Maturin, Charlemagne, Laurent, Polycarpe, Marie Barbe, Charlotte, Germain

    Pierre Devaux and Marguerite Godet, his wife; Agnès, Pierre, Rosalie, Charles, Marie, Joseph, Marguerite

    André Poirier and Marie Blandine Benoit; André, Marie, Casimir, Benjamin, Henriette

    Joseph Poirier and Euphrosine Devaux, his wife

    Thomas Doody and Marie Power, his wife; Thomas, Brijitte

    Joseph Mathe and Marie Zace, his wife; Marie, Emilie

    Alexandre Mcdonald and ... his wife; his children.


    1809 Census of Margaree, Cape Breton
    by Father Lejamtel, Missionary

    Joseph CORMIER and Osithe LEBLANC, his wife; Laurent, Henriette, Pélagie, Charlotte, Marguerite, Théotiste, Joseph, Pierre.

    Joseph CHIASSON and Marguerite LEBLANC, his wife; Henriette, Luc, Isabelle, Dominique, Jean-Baptiste, Jean, Placide.

    Isidore CHIASSON and Marie Madeleine LEBLANC, his wife; Marie-Modeste, Armand, Simon, Isidore, Isabelle, Charles, Marguerite.

    Prosper LEBLANC and Marguerite POIRIER, his wife.

    Pierre CORMIER and Félicité LEBLANC, his wife; Firmin, Edesse, Marie.

    Joseph LEBLANC and Martine ARSENAUX, his wife.

    Paul LEBLANC and Marguerite HACHÉ, his wife.

    Bénoni LEBLANC and Joseph BOURG, his wife; Euphrasine, widow of Lazare Doucet, Marie Jardin (domestic).

    Jacques LEBLANC and Angéline LEBLANC, his wife; Catherine.

    Marguerite LEBLANC, widow of Joseph LEBLANC; Rufine, Anastasie, Marie, Suzanne (married), Joseph.

    Hilaire LEBLANC and Scolastique LEBLANC, his wife; Étienne, Célestin, Simon, Maturin, Paul, Charlotte.

    Charles HACHÉ and Félicité GAUTREAU, his wife; Marthe, Maturin, Jacques, Simon, Euphrozine, Charles, Marie, Joseph, Pierre.

    Honoré MUCHEL, widower of...

    Felix HACHÉ and Luce LEBLANC, his wife; Gilbert.

    Françoise HACHÉ, widow of Jean BLANCHARD; Charles, Judith, Jean.

    Paul DOUCET, widower of Félicité MICHEL; Anne-Marguerite.

    Paul DOUCET and Tarsilde LEBLANC, his wife; Martin, Simon, Marie.

    Marie DOUCET, widow of Martin LARADE; Marie, Madeleine, Félicité, Henriette, Pierre, Simon, Lazare, Barbe, Osithe, Joseph.

    Pierre ARSENAUX and Marie LEBLANC, his wife; Luc, Barbe, Simon, Madeleine, Thaddée, Anne, Mélanie, Angélique, Suzanne.

    Jean-Baptiste LEBLANC and Marguerite BOURG, his wife; Honoré, Jean, Angélique.

    Paul DAIGLE and Osithe ARSENAUX, his wife, widow of Simon LEBLANC; Bibiane LEBLANC, Ursule DAIGLE (mentally defective), Nicolas DAIGLE.

    François LEBLANC and Osothe LEBLANC, his wife; Marie.

    Marguerite DAIGLE, widow of Jean-Baptiste CHAVARY; Prosper, Jean, Ester, Isidore, Firmin, Simon.

    Ange MUCE and Ursule CHAVARY, his wife; Pierre, Charles.

    Madeleine BOURG, widow of Barthélémy MUCE; Marie, Françoise, Pierre, Sifroy, Rosalie.

    Isabelle BOUDROT, widow of Guillaume CORMIER; Urbain, Guillaume, Isidore, Jean, Anne-Marie, Marie-Modeste.

    Marin LEBLANC and Marie CORMIER, his wife; Marie, Céléste, Luce.

    Germain LEBLANC and Madeleine CORMIER, his wife.

    Lazare LEBLANC and Théotiste CORMIER, his wife; Polycarpe, Dominique, Henriette.

    Jean CHIASSON and Anastasie CORMIER, his wife; David, Germain, Basile.

    Bénoni LEBLANC and Marguerite CORMIER, his wife; Sophie, François, Julien, Suzanne, Placide.

    Basile CORMIER and Marguerite ARSENAUX, his wife.

    Georges LEBLANC and Marie DOUCET, his wife; Madeleine, Hélène, Georges, Lazare.

    Simon LEBLANC and Scolastique DOUCET, his wife; Charles.

    Charles LEBLANC and Apolline CORMIER, his wife; Germain, Charles.

    Bertrand DERASPE and Marie LEBLANC, his wife; Françoise, Bertrand.

    Jacques MOORE and Flore MCNEILL, his wife; Catherine.


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    Source for Chéticamp Census: Archives of Archbishop of Québec, Nova Scotia, VII-22

    Secondary source: Chéticamp by Father Anselme Chiasson - ISBN 1-895415-29-2.

    He has also written the History of the Acadians at Cape Breton and the Magdalen Islands.

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