Transaction between the owners of the  Acadian Colony

This state gives a preview of the families living on the colony in 1791, the Cajuns won't become owners of their farms that in 1793.

October twenty-four, thousand seven hundred four twenty eleven after Midy.

Pardevant us notaries of the Roy in Chatellerault reside of it undersigned, were present the inhabitants and agents of the dwellings of the new colony of the Cajuns of the parishes of Archigny, of Cenan, of the Puye, of Saint - Phèle of Shackled in people of Gabriel Louis BAULU and Rosalie BRAULT his/her/its wife, possessors in their name of the dwelling known under the number five and as agents of angelic BRAULT, widow of Martin PORCHERON currently woman of Pierre VILAUME, of the dwelling known under the number first.


Says it BAULU and his wife making themselves strong of François Jean Théodore minor LANDRY, possessor of the dwelling known under the number two, as having followed to Joseph BRAULT his ayeul.

Ambroise GUILLOT father, possessor with Paul, Jean Baptist, Dominique GUILLOT, Pierre FAULCON and Marguerite GUILLOT his wife, Jean SAUVION and Anne Gertrude GUILLOT his/her/its wife, Fulgent BIDAULD and Genevieve GUILLOT his wife, his children and son-in-law of the dwellings known under the number Six, eight, nine, ten, eleven and twelve,

Pierre BOUDROT and Françoise DAIGLE his wife possessors with the Sieur GERVAIS and Marie BOUDROT his/her/its wife, Isaac BOUDROT, Marie Rose, Benjamin, Paul, Angelique and Pierre BOUDROT their children and son-in-law, of the dwellings known under the numbers seven, fourteen, sixteen, thirty, thirty-two, thirty-three, thirty-five and thirty-seven,.


Marin DAIGLE and Thècle THERRIOT his wife in their names and as having followed to Brigite DAIGLE their daughter before death Married of Jean Sainson, possessor with Roman DAIGLE their son, of the dwellings known under the numbers thirteen, fifteen and twenty-one.


The Sieur Pierre Alexis TEXIER LATOUCHE and Lady Marie Reine BERBUDEAU his wife making themselves strong of the Sieur Gabriel BERBUDEAU Chirurgien, Widower of Late Lady Marie Paris GERVAIS, their father and father-in-law possessor of the dwellings known under the numbers seventeen and eighteen.

Jean LEYDEK possessor with his children of the dwelling known under the number thirty-four.

Victor BUNEL, major boy having load and making itself/themselves strong of Marguerite DOUCET, Widow of Jacques BUNEL, his mother in possession with says it Victor BUNEL, Pierre MERLE and Marguerite BUNEL his son-in-law and girl, of the dwellings known under the numbers thirty-six and fifty-four.


Jérôme François DELACROIX and Cécile Rose Pélagie TRAHAN his wife possessor of the dwelling known under the number thirty-eight.

François MARTIN and Anne HEBERT his wife, possessor of the dwelling known under the number twenty-four.


Gabriel GUERIN and Marie Rose GUILLOT his wife and Marguerite GUILLOT their sister and set sister possessors as having followed to Late René GUILLOT their father and father-in-law of the dwellings known above under the numbers twenty-six and twenty-seven, the so-called Marin DAIGLES and his wife established making themselves strong of the minors of Late François Hillaire GAUTRO possessors of the dwellings known under the numbers twenty three.


All here over established making themselves strong of François CHARAUDEAU and Marie HEBERT his wife, possessors of the dwelling known under the number nineteen, as well as minors Pierre NELANCON, possessors of the dwellings known under the numbers forty-five and forty-seven.

Jean ARNAULT dit MAME as having load and making itself strong of Martial ARNAULT and Marie Joseph GUILLOT his wife possessor of the dwelling known under the number twenty-eight.
 

The Sieur Alexander Dominique BRIONNE having load and making itself strong of the Sieur Dominique Nicolas BRIONNE his father former Officer of Cavalry, possessor with comparing it Jean Baptist Nicolas Gabriel Frédéric, Marie White Victory, Gabriel Dominique, Marie Marguerite, Louis Nicolas and Marie Catherine BRIONNE his children, of the dwellings known under the numbers fifty-six and fifty-eight and of a quantity of land for each of the aforementioned children equals to the one fixed to every dwelling.

The Sieur GUILLARD DELAVACHERIE former Officer to the Regiment of Normandy, possessor of the dwellings known under the numbers thirty-nine and forty.

Damsel Emilia, Françoise, Michelle, Genevieve, Jacqueline OF PERUSSE DESCARD possessing the dwellings known under the numbers twenty-two, twenty-three, forty-one, forty-two, forty-three, forty-four, forty-six forty-eight, forty-nine, fifty, fifty-one, fifty-two, fifty-three, fifty-five and fifty-seven,,,.
René
BAUDEAU and Marie Theresa DAIGLE his wife, possessors of the dwelling known under the number twenty-nine.
 

Sieur Louis Joseph JOSNON and Emmanuelle Victory DOUSSET his wife, possessors of the dwelling known under the number thirty-one.

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Translation Bob Mc Bride