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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 x Company Second Regt. C. Breton Militia, Seventh Military Division"
year ca. 1813 (Grand Digue and Escousse)

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 26 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
Francis Boudrot
40 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner   7 no title 1 1 5 8
Gregory Boudrot
42 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner   7 no title 1 5 2 9
Paul LeBlanc
53 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman   14 c. lease 1 2 3 7
Paul LeBlanc Jr
25 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman       1 0 0 2
Francis LeBlanc
22 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Abraham LeBlanc
17 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Joseph Deveau
64 N.S. Grand Digue Fisherman   28 no title 1 1 0 3
Joseph Deveau Jr
24 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner       0 0 0 1
Simon Deveau
18 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner       0 0 0 1
John Giroir
54 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman   14 no title 1 1 4 7
Simon LeBlanc
47 N.S. Grand Digue Mariner   14 no title 1 3 1 6
Joseph LeBlanc
16 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner       0 0 0 1
Joseph Boudrot
57 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman   14 c. lease 1 1 2 5
Simon Boudrot
25 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Charles Boudrot
22 Cape Breton Grand Digue Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Francis Mayette/Maillette
31 Cape Breton Grand Digue Mariner       1 0 0 2
John LeBlanc
35 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       1 2 2 6
Joseph LeBlanc
39 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       0 0 0 1
Simon Landre
50 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 2 5 9
Peter Landre
63 N.S. Escousse Fisherman   140 c. lease 1 0 0 2
Paul Landre
32 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       1 0 4 6
Thomas Boudrot
32 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       1 1 4 7
Joseph Boudrot
50 N.S. Escousse Mariner   98 c. lease 1 1 5 8
Francis Prevost
61 France Escousse Mariner   150 c. lease 1 0 2 4
Lawrence Prevost
16 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       0 0 0 1
Moses DesRoche
35 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 3 0 5
Donace Clorie
40 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Rugasse Clorie
42 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 2 3 7
John Coupe
55 France Escousse Fisherman       1 0 5 7
Lewis Miller
58 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 2 2 6
John Clements
59 U.S.A. Escousse Fisherman   100 no title 1 0 3 5
Hubert Clements
20 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Joseph Sampson
46 N.S. Escousse Fisherman   80 c. lease 1 3 3 8
Joseph Josse
47 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   80 c. lease 1 1 5 8
Joseph Josse
18 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
John Cordeau
46 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   80 no title 1 3 4 9
John Josse
53 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner   80 c. lease 1 2 3 7
John Mary Josse
16 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner       0 0 0 1
Regis Petitpas
30 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner   80 c. lease 1 3 2 7
Peter Giroir
49 Cape Breton Escousse Mariner   80 no title 1 1 3 6
Peter Giroir
23 Escouse Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Charles Rancon
54 France Escousse Fisherman   80 c. lease 1 1 7 10
Francis Rancon
19 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
William Ivong
48 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   80 purchase 1 0 3 5
Nicholas Petitpas
57 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   100 c. lease 1 3 2 7
Lewis Petitpas
23 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Francis Petitpas
17 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Peter Petitpas
29 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   80 c. lease 1 2 3 7
Valentine McDonald
37 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 4 1 7
William Burke
33 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 4 1 7
Edward McDonald
65 Nfld Escousse Fisherman   160 grant 1 0 0 2
Francis McDonald
24 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Edward McDonald
20 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Peter Sampson
28 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 0 1 3
Francis Cointe
72 France Escousse Farmer   28 no title 1 1 2 5
Francis Josse
52 N.S. Escousse Fisherman   28 no title 1 3 3 8
Hubert Cointe
16 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Peter Poirier
17 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 2 6 10
Hubert Poirier
16 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1
Paul Petitpas
25 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 0 0 2
Charles Poirier
80 Cape Breton Escousse _____       1 6 3 11
Gabriel Bonan
39 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       1 2 7 11
Emanuel Bonan
29 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   100 no title 1 5 0 7
John Bonan
70 Cape Breton Escousse _____   100 no title 0 0 0 1
Michael Bonan
35 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   100 no title 1 3 2 7
Mrs Cordeau
    Escousse _____       1 0 0 2
Urbain Cordeau
35 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman   100 no title 1 1 2 5
Charles Poirier
16 Cape Breton Escousse Fisherman       0 0 0 1

Total 67 men, 45 women, 77 boys, 115 girls.

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