Joseph Forest

#448, b. about 1746, d. before 23 Jul 1778
Last Edited:24 Feb 2016
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

Children of Joseph Forest and Isabelle Leger

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJoseph Forest was born about 1746 at Pisiquid, Acadia, Canada.1,2
AcadianDep, Imm-childrenHe was deported with Bonaventure Forest and Claire Rivet in 1755 from Acadia to MD.3
MarriageJoseph Forest married first Isabelle Leger about 1765.1
MarriageJoseph Forest married second Anne Martin on 6 Jun 1775 at St. James Church at St. James, St. James Parish, LA. Witnesses were Jean Jacques Leger and Francois Huber.4
DeathJoseph Forest died before 23 Jul 1778, probably in St. James 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
  3. [S456] Acadian & French Canadian Ancestral Home. Lucie LeBlanc Consentino. Website. Online
  4. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.