1718–15 May 1764 (Age 46)
Beaubassin, Acadia, New France
When Marguerite Arsenault was born in 1718, in Beaubassin, Acadia, New France, her father, Joseph Charles Arsenault I, was 28 and her mother, Françoise Tavares Miranda, was 27. She married Pierre Poirier I on 3 February 1740, in Beaubassin, Acadia, New France. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. She died on 15 May 1764, in Beaubassin, Nova Scotia, British Colonial America, at the age of 46.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
After Pierre's death, Marguerite remarried to Joseph Bernard, with whom she escaped the Deportation by fleeing from French Acadia to northern New Brunswick. His sons from the first marriage accompanie …