Joseph Chiasson

M, (8 May 1733 - 30 July 1815)
Father-Biological*François Chiasson b. c 1697, d. 14 Feb 1759
Mother-Biological*Anne Doucet b. 26 Aug 1703, d. 1758
Last Edited=17 Sep 2023
     Joseph Chiasson was born on 8 May 1733 at St-Pierre-du-Nord, Île Saint-Jean (now Prince Edward's Island), New France.1 He was the son of François Chiasson and Anne Doucet. In the 1752 Census, Joseph was recorded, age 19, living in the household of François Chiasson and Anne Doucet at Anse-aux-Sauvages, Île Saint-Jean (now Prince Edward's Island), New France; François Chiasson, ploughman, native of l'Acadie, aged 60 years, he has been 25 years in the country. Married to Anne Dousset, native of l'Acadie, aged 48 years.

Joseph Chiasson married Anne Haché ditte Gallant, daughter of Charles Haché dit Gallant and Geneviève Lavergne, circa 1755 at Acadia, New France.

1. Geneviève Chiasson
2. Nicolas-Joseph Chiasson
3. Jean-Pierre Chiasson
4. Jean-de-Dieu Chiasson
5. Péligie Chiasson **
6. Scholastique Chiasson **
7. Ludivine Chiasson
8. Paul Chiasson
9. Beloni Chiasson
10. René Chiasson.1

Joseph and Anne lived on 21 June 1772 at Bathurst, Colony of Nova Scotia (now New Brunswick), British North America, where two of their children were christened.2 Joseph Chiasson died on 30 July 1815 at Caraquet, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 82.1

Children of Joseph Chiasson and Anne Haché ditte Gallant


  1. WikiTree. Online
  2. Gallant, Patrice. Haché-Gallant: Michel Haché-Gallant et ses Descendents. volume 1. Rimouski, Québec, Canada: Archevêché de Rimouski, 1958.