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Cape Breton Militia Papers

"A Return showing the Number of men Capable of bearing Arms in Cape Breton"

"Description and Service of Roll of Captain Clement Dubois' Company Second Regt. C. Breton Militia,
Third Military Division" year ca. 1813 (Gt. Arichat)

Source: Cape Breton Militia Papers "A Return showing the Number of men Capable of bearing Arms in Cape Breton,"
dated Sydney, 1 June 1813. Hugh Swayne papers at the National Archives of Canada (NAC, MG 24)

Transcribed and Contributed by Lark Szick
This page was originally created 25 March 1998

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Names Age Place of
Birth
Residence Occupation Length of
Service in
Army & Corp.
Quantity of
Land
# of Acres
Grant or
Lease
Women Boys Girls Total # of
People
John Gandriche 45 France Gt. Arichat Fisherman       1 3 6 11
Michael Terrio 38 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 2 4 8
Paul Le Blanc 42 France Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 0 0 2
Firmien Le Blanc 42 France Gt. Arichat Mariner   5 no title 1 1 1 4
Simon Le Blanc 18 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Paul Le Blanc 19 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Lewis Petitpas Sr 45 N.S. Gt. Arichat Fisherman       1 3 2 7
Belony Petitpas 19 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Lewis Petitpas Jr 16 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Moses Le Blanc 48 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner   5 purchased 1 1 4 7
Anselin Le Blanc 20 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Just Le Blanc 40 France Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 1 5 8
Simon Bellefontaine 75 N.S. Gt. Arichat Mariner   4 no title 0 0 0 1
Victor Terrio Jr 28 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 1 1 4
Hubert Terrio 26 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 0 2 4
Eustache Beausejour 46 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner   81 grant 1 2 5 9
Victor Terrio Sr 53 N.S. Gt. Arichat Mariner   17 grant 1 0 3 5
Desire Terrio 25 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 1 0 3
Peter Terrio 20 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 0 0 2
Lewis Huro 54 France Gt. Arichat Landsman   4 c. lease 1 1 3 6
Wm Patience Huro 18 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Cooper       0 0 0 1
George Huro 18 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
John Lewis Huro 25 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 1 0 3
John X. Jones 25 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Cooper       0 0 0 1
George Sivret 35 Jersey Gt. Arichat Trader   2 grant 1 2 2 6
Paul Foret 35 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman   2 c. lease 1 1 3 6
Alexander Des Roches 38 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman   6 grant 1 2 0 4
Hubert Des Roches 16 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Luke Des Roches 40 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman   7 grant 1 0 0 2
Benjamin Vignio 25 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman       1 0 0 2
John Foret 17 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Fisherman   4 grant 1 0 1 3
Anthony Noel 39 France Gt. Arichat Physician   2 purchase 1 0 0 2
Isaac Poan 24 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Landsman   70 grant 1 0 0 2
John Poan 26 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Joseph Martell 32 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner   7 grant 1 3 1 6
Bernard Pate 39 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner   4 grant 1 3 2 7
Xavier Foret 63 N. S. Gt. Arichat Carpenter   3 grant 1 0 0 2
Xavier Foret 22 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Joseph Foret 26 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       1 1 0 3
Joseph Vignio 35 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner   3 purchased 1 0 3 5
Joseph Poirier 60 N.S. Gt. Arichat Farmer   5 c. lease 1 2 2 6
Robert Brickmaster 25 Ireland Gt. Arichat Trader       0 0 0 1
George Moore 63   Gt. Arichat Navy officer 10 yr 500 c. lease + grant 0 0 0 1
John Jean 27 Jersey Gt. Arichat Trader   437 c. lease 1 1 3 6
John Sands 64 Ireland Gt. Arichat     220 c. lease + grant 0 0 0 1
Maxmillian Landre 40 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Carpenter   1 c. lease 1 6 1 9
Mathrin Landre 28 N.S. Gt. Arichat Mariner   2 c. lease 1 0 2 4
Baptiste Landre 26 C. Breton Gt. Arichat         0 0 0 1
Michael Foret 30 N.S. Gt. Arichat Victualler   2 grant 1 1 6 9
Simon Foret 26 C. Breton Gt. Arichat     17 c. lease 1 0 0 2
Hylarion Foret Sr 59 N.S. Gt. Arichat Carpenter   25 grant 1 0 1 3
Joseph Foret 29 C. Breton Gt. Arichat Mariner       0 0 0 1
Stephen Foret 23   Gt. Arichat         0 0 0 1
Hylarion Foret Jr 16   Gt. Arichat         0 0 0 1
Francis Le Jamtel 56 France Gt. Arichat Priest       0 0 0 1
Francis Mathe 46   Gt. Arichat Servant       2 2 0 5

Total 56 men, 38 women, 41 boys , 63 girls.

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