Albert Bourassa

Brief Life History of Albert

When Albert Bourassa was born on 16 August 1789, in L'Acadie, Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada, his father, Jacques Albert Bourassa, was 30 and his mother, Marie Charlotte Perrault, was 27. He married Marguerite Guerin on 19 October 1812, in Saint-Philippe, Laprairie, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Albert? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Albert Bourassa
Marguerite Guerin
Marriage: 19 October 1812
Marguerite Bourassa
Adelaide Bourassa
Antoine Bourassa

Sources (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Albert.

    World Events (2)




    British Columbia joins the confederation.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Armand, Marcel, Adrien, Alain, Emile, Gisele, Jacques, Ludger, Normand, Anselme, Aurelie.

    Americanized form of French Bourasse or Bourasseau, a feminine form and a derivative of Bouras ‘frieze’.

    History: François Bourassa from Saint-Hilaire-de-Loulay in Vendée, France, married Marie Leber in Contrecoeur, QC, in 1684. Jean Bourassa/Bourasseau from Saint-Fulgent in Vendée, France, married first Perrette Vallée in Quebec City, QC, in 1665, and second Catherine Poitevin in Quebec City, QC, in 1676.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a FREE Account

    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

    Share this with your family and friends.