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Salute to Harriette Taber Richardson, Ultimate Port Royal Time Traveler and A Work All Wrought in Gentleness
When the Acadian Ancestral tour went to the reconstructed Habitation at Port Royal we had pretty intriguing morning with demonstrations by Wayne Melanson and Judy Pearson. After the demonstrations, we wandered around replica  recreated through the efforts o...
When the Acadian Ancestral tour went to the reconstructed Habitation at Port Royal we had pretty intriguing morning with demonstrations by Wayne Melanson and Judy Pearson. After the demonstrations, we wandered around replica ...
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for Descendants of Julien L'or dit Montagne
Today I am reviewing some the the L'or or Lord lines in our families and found a void. A real void, that is, there is an empty space where there should be writing. A parish register from "The Registers of St.Jean-Baptiste, P...
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Touring Annapolis Royal with Alan Melanson
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Interesting blog...taking time to read in French
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Le 15 janvier 1629, le Parlement de Paris vérifie et enregistre la « Déclaration » de Louis XIII qui suivait la reddition de La Rochelle après le Grand Siège de 1627-1628. L’historien J.-B.-E. Jour…
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Dorothy Mae Wills 2016-1997
If alive today,  Dorothy Mae Wills  would be celebrating  her 100th   birthday  Composed on Mother's Day 2016 For as long as I can remember, my mother celebrated her birthday on June 15th.  When she was 65 years old, she tried to get a passport.  The docume...
If alive today, Dorothy Mae Wills would be celebrating her 100th birthday Composed on Mother's Day 2016 For as long as I can remember, my mother celebrated her birthday on June 15th. When she was 65 years old, she tr...
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Wills Cousins, Check out Bob Wills on Wikitree
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Harriet Taber Richardson, the ultimate Port Royal Time Traveler
When the Acadian Ancestral tour went to the reconstructed Habitation at Port Royal we had pretty intriguing morning with a demonstrations by Wayne Melanson and Judy Pearson. After the demonstrations, we wandered around replica  recreated through the efforts...
When the Acadian Ancestral tour went to the reconstructed Habitation at Port Royal we had pretty intriguing morning with a demonstrations by Wayne Melanson and Judy Pearson. After the demonstrations, we wandered around replic...
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Julien L'or dit Lamontagne: Act Inacheve (Unfinished Act)
Today I am reviewing some the the L'or or Lord lines in our families and found a void. A real void, that is, there is an empty space where there should be writing. A parish register from  "The Registers of St.Jean-Baptiste, Port Royal, 1702-1755 has the nam...
Today I am reviewing some the the L'or or Lord lines in our families and found a void. A real void, that is, there is an empty space where there should be writing. A parish register from "The Registers of St.Jean-Baptiste, P...
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Acadian Family Update
Six years ago I started writing about the Acadian Ancestors in three families I research most intensely - the Mylott family of Waterford & Whitehall New York, the Rivet family of Cohoes New York, and the Wills family of upstate New York, Cornwall and Quebec...
Six years ago I started writing about the Acadian Ancestors in three families I research most intensely - the Mylott family of Waterford & Whitehall New York, the Rivet family of Cohoes New York, and the Wills family of upsta...
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Montmorillon, France
I haven't been posting often, have I? FrancoAmericanGravy is still here with many unfinished posts that may never get published on this site because they are getting harder to write - they are getting deeper and more personal.  For a change of pace, I am re...
I haven't been posting often, have I? FrancoAmericanGravy is still here with many unfinished posts that may never get published on this site because they are getting harder to write - they are getting deeper and more personal...
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Spring Tomb Sweeping Day or a Day with D2
Subject: neglected, dirty family tomstones. Time: a Saturday morning in May. Location: St Joseph's Catholic Cemtery, Waterford NY. Weather: Sunny with thunderstorms in the forecast. Invitees:  2 cousins, a wife and a friend. Material: 1 gallon of D2, severa...
Subject: neglected, dirty family tomstones. Time: a Saturday morning in May. Location: St Joseph's Catholic Cemtery, Waterford NY. Weather: Sunny with thunderstorms in the forecast. Invitees: 2 cousins, a wife and a friend. ...
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Merry Christmas 2015
Merry Christmas!  2016 will be a great year for research!  During December, I was very fortunate to find the two volumes of Stephen A White's "Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes" for sale on Ebay for a very reasonable price: With these two vo...
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  • Genealogy from Cohoes, Whitehall, Champlain Canal, Québec.  FrancoAmericans in upstate New York.
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