By Warren Perrin
Acadian Redemption: From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation, the 1st biography of an Acadian exile, defines the 18th century society of Acadia into which Joseph dit Beausoleil Broussard used to be born in 1702. The publication tells of his youth occasions and militant struggles with the British who had for years desired to lay declare to the Acadians' wealthy lands. next chapters speak about the epic odyssey within which Beausoleil led a gaggle of 1 hundred ninety-three Acadians from Nova Scotia to Louisiana, the hot Acadia, with the desire that his loved Acadian tradition could live on. The final half the ebook discusses the repercussions of Beausoleil's lifestyles that led to the evolution of the Acadian tradition into what's now known as the "Cajun" tradition and the way it ended in an 8th new release Beausoleil descendant, Warren A. Perrin, to deliver a Petition looking an apology from the British Crown in 1990. This Petition used to be effectively resolved on December nine, 2003, via the...
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Martin of Tours Catholic Church Record of the death of Alexandre Broussard and a Joseph Broussard (September 4, 1765) Song: “Hey, Hey, Beausoleil” (2003) Song: “O! O! ” (2003) The Dauterive Compact (1765) Song: “The Broussard Song” Acadian Museum of Erath brochure (1990) Dafford’s Mural “The Arrival of the Acadians in Louisiana” Mothey’s sketch of Beausoleil in Le Chef Des Acadiens (1980) Mary B. Perrin’s drawing “Acadian Guerillas” (1977) Map - Acadian Settlements in Spanish Louisiana (1760s) Document: First Acadian church in Attakapas (1773) Cattle Branding in Southwest Louisiana City of Broussard’s monument to Beausoleil designed by Maxine Duhon La Famille Beausoleil Commemorative coin “Beausoleil” (1997) City of Broussard’s brochure “Beausoleil” Broussard Coat of Arms Historiography Map - The Acadian Triangle Map - Broussard telephone service (1981) Letter proposing Beausoleil memorial (1997) Map - Acadians in the World Map - “The Long Journey Home” (1755-1785) Editorial cartoon by Garnotte (2001) Editorial cartoon by Chauvin (1993) Editorial cartoon by Chauvin (1993) The Queen’s Royal Proclamation (December 9, 2003) Beausoleil Broussard Coat of Arms ACADIAN REDEMPTION: From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen’s Royal Proclamation If we stand tall, it is because we stand on the shoulders of many ancestors.
This petition was resolved by the signing of the Royal Proclamation on December 9, 2003. Mary Leonise Broussard Perrin PART I ACADIAN ODYSSEY Louisiana artist Robert Dafford’s painting of “Beausoleil” on display at the Acadian Museum. CHAPTER 1 THE FIRST BROUSSARD IN ACADIA Three decades before he would become the father of the most famous, and, by most accounts, the most ferocious freedom-fighter in French Canada, François Brossard paid a widow for the clothes of her drowned husband René Bonnin, a trapper.
Beausoleil finally appeared to answer all charges. ” The British authorities did not have sufficient forces to keep the Acadians “under due subjection,” so a compromise was reached: It was Judged proper to Answer the Deputees, That the Governor and Council, purely in consideration to them for Having Done their Duty in bringing them [les accusés] to the Governor, and not Doubting but that they Would according to their promises faithfully Discharge the Trust of Deputees, and by their Vigilence prevent all Such Disorders in the Government for the future ...
Acadian Redemption. From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation by Warren Perrin