Pierre Forest

#445, b. about 1743, d. about 7 May 1781
Last Edited:4 Oct 2017
FatherBonaventure Forest b. 1720, d. between 1775 and 1777
MotherClaire Rivet b. about 1723, d. about 22 Mar 1780
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Pierre Forest and Marguerite Blanchard

Children of Pierre Forest and Marie Braud

Outline of Life Events:

BirthPierre Forest was born about 1743 at Pisiquid, Acadia, Canada.1,2
AcadianDep, Imm-childrenHe was deported with Bonaventure Forest and Claire Rivet in 1755 from Acadia to MD.3
MarriagePierre Forest married first Marguerite Blanchard about 1762 at MD.1
MarriagePierre Forest married second Marie Braud on 11 Dec 1775 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Anselme Blanchard and Jean Charles Brod.4
DeathPierre Forest died about 7 May 1781, probably in Iberville Parish, LA.4
BurialHe was probably buried at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.4


  1. [S20] Janet B Jehn. Acadian Descendants. Covington, KY: s.n., ca 1972.
  2. [S112] Gene Pool Individual Records online database. Website. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  3. [S456] Acadian & French Canadian Ancestral Home. Lucie LeBlanc Consentino. Website. Online http://www.acadian-home.org/frames.html
  4. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.