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Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

 

Volume 1, No. 1 (Fall 1996)

 

CONTENTS

 

The President’ Letter ..............................................................................................................  4

From the Editors....................................................................................................................... 5

 

FEATURES

 

Our Coat of Arms.................................................................................................................... 6

The Name Vermont by J.-André Senécal................................................................................... 8

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

Green Mountain Lives

Azaire Couillard Després by Jean de Marigny......................................................................... 16

 

New France in Vermont: Documents

Louis Franquet Voyages........................................................................................................... 18

 

The Franco-Americans: Documents

Almanach du Protecteur Canadien (1870):  “Vermont”........................................................... 22

 

Research-in-Progress Notes

 

Where in Acadia? by Paul Landry............................................................................................. 28

Vallière, Valier, Valyear, by George Meyers.............................................................................. 30

 

Queries by Leo Fleury............................................................................................................ 32

 

Book Reviews.......................................................................................................................

 

Elizabeth Bentley. The Genealogist’s Address Book. 3rd ed.

by Nancy Dusso

 

Denis Beauregard. Bibliographie des ouvrages généalogiques sur les Québécois:

hors Québec. I: Nouvelle-Angleterre

by Kenneth Leblanc

 

Recent Titles......................................................................................................................... 36

 

New Members...................................................................................................................... 40

 


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Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

 

Volume 1, No. 2 (Spring, 1997)

 

CONTENTS

 

The President’ Letter ..............................................................................................................  4

From the Editors....................................................................................................................... 5

 

FEATURES

 

From Portneuf County to Winooski, Vermont by Jean Paul Moreau......................................... 6

Franco-Vermonters on the Eve of the Millenium by J.-André Senécal...................................... 8

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

Green Mountain Lives

Joseph Henri Freniére by François de Marigny, Pauline Cusson, and John Fisher....................... 12

 

Documents: New France in Vermont

Louis Franquet Voyages........................................................................................................... 14

 

Documents: The Franco-Americans

Almanach du Protecteur Canadien (1870):  “Vermont”........................................................... 17

 

Research-in-Progress Notes

 

Vallière, Valier, Valyear, Part II by George Meyers............................................................. 19

 

Queries by Leo Fleury............................................................................................................ 21

 

Book Reviews....................................................................................................................... 24

 

Alfred W. Yelle. The Roy Family

by Leo Fleury

Marthe Faribault-Beauregard. Missions des Cantons de l’Est

by Nancy Dusso

Francine Fortin. Family histories index

by Keith Leblanc

Bottin québecois des chercheurs en généalogie

by J.-André Senécal

Fleurette Asselin and Jean-Marie Tanguay. Les mariages: transcriptions

d’actes notariés by Weston Lafountain

 

Recent Titles.........................................................................................................................

 

New Members......................................................................................................................


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Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume II, No. 1 (Fall, 1997)

CONTENTS

Letter from the President .....................................................................................................4

From the Editor ....................................................................................................................5

Loiselle Fund .......................................................................................................................5

Surname File ......................................................................................................................28

 

FEATURES

From Portneuf County to Winooski, Vermont - Part II by Jean-Paul Moreau......................8

DEPARTMENTS

Green Mountain Lives

Francis Leclair by Jean de Marigny.....................................................................................8

Documents: New France in Vermont

Louis Franquet, Voyages (Third Installment)......................................................................10

Documents:  The Franco-Americans

Almanach du Protecteur Canadien (1870): “Vermont” (Third Installment)......................14

Ancestral Lines

Robert by Mariette J. (Balthazar) Moreau #3S......................................................13

Cyr (Syre) by Lee Gilbert #4..................................................................................18

            Daigneault (Deneau) by Lee Gilbert #4.......................................................19

            Moreau by Jean-Paul H. Moreau #3.............................................................20

            Balthazar by Mariette J. (Balthazar) Moreau #3S........................................21

            Beauvais Jean-Paul H. Moreau #3................................................................22

            Audet Jean-Paul H. Moreau #3.....................................................................23

            deBilly by Michael Sevigny #59...................................................................25

Tips-and-Trips

The dit Name Game and my deBilly Ancestors by Michael Sevigny.......................24

Conflicts Resolved-Marie Pescher Bilodeau- by Michael Sevigny..........................21

Queries by Leo Fleury .......................................................................................................26

Book Reviews ....................................................................................................................29

Marcel Trudel INTRODUCTION TO NEW FRANCE" by Leo Fleury

Douglas J. Miller "MILLER'S MANUAL" by Leo Fleury

Thomas J. Laforest "OUR FRENCH-CANADIAN ANCESTORS" by Leo Fleury

Lynette Strangstad "A GRAVEYARD PRESERVATION PRIMER" by Leo Fleury

 

Internet Addresses Current Members and New Members List...................................30


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Volume II, No. 2 (Spring, 1998)                        Revision 2                                            Issue Number 4

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ................................................................................................................................ 4

From the Editor ................................................................................................................................... 5

Loiselle and Library Funds ................................................................................................................... 25

Give a REEL ...................................................................................................................................... 26

“Flight of the Phoenix” A Report from the Library ................................................................................. 36

 

DEPARTMENTS

Green Mountain Lives

LEWIS BARTTRO: A Vermont Franco-American in the Civil War  By John R. Fisher, # 2 .................... 6

FRANÇOIS-CHARLES MIVILLE First Franco-American Pharmacist

 in Manchester, NH by Richard L. Fortin # 53........................................................................................ 27

 

Documents: A French-Canadian Farm Inventory

Property Inventory for Louis Gautheir  and his wife Marie Désilêts ........................................................ 15

 

Documents: New France in Vermont

Louis Franquet, Voyages (Fourth Installment) ....................................................................................... 19

Documents: The Franco-Americans

Almanach du Protecteur Canadien (1870): “Vermont” (Fourth Installment) ......................................... 30

Documents: French & French Canadian References Extracted From:

“Historic Guide to Burlington Neighborhoods” Vol. I  (1991) .................................................................. 37

“Historic Guide to Burlington Neighborhoods” Vol. II  (1997) ................................................................. 38

 

Ancestral Lines

Barttro/Berthiaume by John Fisher # 2 ................................................................................... 13

Fontaine by Mariette J. (Balthazar) Moreau # 3S ..................................................................... 24

Bessette/Besset by Elaine Claire Bessette Smith # 110 .............................................................. 25

Gouger/Gouget by Elaine Claire Bessette Smith # 110 .............................................................. 26

Miville by Richard L. Fortin # 53 ............................................................................................. 28

Roy by Richard L. Fortin # 53................................................................................................... 28

Cote/Cota by George E. Myers # 3 .......................................................................................... 29

Tips-and-Trips

Sampling the Online Internet Mini-Parchemin Database

 with ALTAVISTA English Translation by John Fisher # 2……………………………..34

 

Queries by Leo Fleury ........................................................................................…………............39

Book Reviews  By Leo Fleury

David Blow “HERITAGE GUIDE TO BURLINGTON NEIGHBORHOODS” ……………...41

Laurent Boucher, C.S.C. “THE LOISELLE HERITAGE............................................................... 42

Laurent Boucher, C.S.C. “BROTHER ANDRE” ............................................................................... 43

Juliana Szucs Smith “THE ANCESTRY FAMILY HISTORIAN'S ADDRESS BOOK” .................. 44

 

New Members List .............................................................................................................................. 14

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Volume III, No. 1 (Fall, 1998)                          Issue Number 5                                     Revision 1

CONTENTS

President’s Letter..................................................................................................................... 4

From the Editor........................................................................................................................ 5

Letters to the Editor.................................................................................................................. 5

New Members ........................................................................................................................ 42

Surname/Family File................................................................................................................. 42

 

FEATURES

Family Lineage – Grasset dit LaGrandeur: Part One, In France by Véronique Gassette #H..... 8

 

DEPARTMENTS

VERMONT LIVES

The First Licensed Female Steamboat Pilot and the Daniels Steamboat Family

            of Vergennes, Vermont by John Fisher #2.................................................................... 12

Vergennes Vermont by John Fisher #2...................................................................................... 20

 

DOCUMENTS

Canoeing from Montreal to Philadelphia in 1740 by John Fisher #2....................................... 32

Deed of Gifts by Mr. Louis Gauthier to Antoine Gauthier...................................................... 29

Louis Franquet, Voyages (Fifth Installment)............................................................................... 21

 

TIP and TRIPS

The Americanization of French-Canadian Names by Normand G. Lavallee #49....................... 6

Other Resources – Family History Libraries ........................................................................... 19

 

PETITE HISTOIRE

The Bergerons from Acadia by Michael Sevigny #59................................................................ 34

Du Pain by Véronique Gassette #H.......................................................................................... 28

Mononcle Bleu by Véronique Gassette #H............................................................................... 27

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Beaudoin by Mary C. Plante #116............................................................................................ 27

Bergeron by Michael Sevigny #59............................................................................................ 35

Daniels by John Fisher #2........................................................................................................ 19

Desorcy by Jean Paul H. Moreau #3........................................................................................ 26

Gaboriau dit Lapalm/Lapan by Jean Paul H. Moreau #3.......................................................... 25

Landry by Paul R. Landry #1................................................................................................... 11

Plante by Mary C. Plante #116................................................................................................. 28

 

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury #8

The Battle on Snowshoes by Bob Bearor................................................................................. 36

West Hill Cemetery & Sherman Cemetery, Barre, Vermont by Robert M. Murphy & daughter.. 36

Vermont Families in 1790 Volume #2 edited by Scott Andrew Bartley...................................... 37

 

QUERIES by Leo Fleury #8..................................................................................................... 38


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Volume  3,  No. 2  (Spring, 1999)                                                                        Issue Number 6

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................  3

From the Editor .......................................................................................................................  3

Letters to the Editor .................................................................................................................  4

St. Thomas Repertoire.............................................................................................................. 4

Mea Culpa............................................................................................................................... 19

Surname/Family File................................................................................................................. 22

Research Requests................................................................................................................... 22

New Computer........................................................................................................................ 40

New Members / Necrology....................................................................................................... 46

 

FEATURES

Family Lineage – Grasset dit LaGrandeur: Part Two New France by Véronique Gassette .......  5

Acadian Heritage Ships of the Expulsion by Dr. Donald Landry ............................................... 10

DEPARTMENTS

VERMONT LIVES

Father Bernard H. Messier by John Fisher ............................................................................. 20

The Franco-Americans in Vermont by J-André Senécal .......................................................... 29

DOCUMENTS

Louis Franquet  Voyages  (Sixth Installment)............................................................................. 26

TIP and TRIPS

Name Variations in US Records by Michael Sevigny................................................................ 21

Other Resources - US National Archives................................................................................. 33

PETITE HISTOIRE

Little Doddle by Véronique Gassette ....................................................................................... 45

FAMILY ASSOCIATIONS

Fournier Association and Reunion.............................................................................................. 5

ANCESTRAL LINES

Allard by Janet Sweet Allard ................................................................................................... 28

Boucher extracted by Leo Fleury ............................................................................................. 36

Dupont by Mary C. Plante ...................................................................................................... 25

Fleury by Leo Fleury ..............................................................................................................  5

Messier by John R. Fisher & Paul Dumais ............................................................................... 21

Molleur dit L'allemand by Janet Sweet Allard ......................................................................... 19

Rocheleau/Rochereau by Janet Sweet Allard .......................................................................... 35

Simoneau by Mary C. Plante ................................................................................................... 24

Simoneau by Michael Sevigny ................................................................................................. 24

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury

The Boucher Family by Laurent Boucher, C.S.C.............................................................. 36

"GEORGIA, VERMONT VITAL RECORDS" compiled by Peter S. Mallett................................. 37

“VERMONT CITY DIRECTORIES IN VERMONT REPOSITORIES”

compiled by Robert M. Murphy..................................................................................... 38

GREENMOUNT CEMETERY INSCRIPTIONS (BURLINGTON, VT) (1986) [Extracts]............. 40

QUERIES by Leo Fleury ........................................................................................................ 41

ANSWERS TO QUERIES.................................................................................................... 44


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Volume  4,  No. 1  (Fall, 1999)                                                                            Issue Number 7

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................  4

From the Editor .......................................................................................................................  4

Letters to the Editor .................................................................................................................  5

Financial Report....................................................................................................................... 6

Publications for Sale................................................................................................................. 13

Surname/Family File................................................................................................................. 15

Research Requests................................................................................................................... 15

Five Generation Genealogical Chart........................................................................................... 16

Holy Family Marriage Repertoire.............................................................................................. 27

Give a Reel.............................................................................................................................. 33

New CD ROMs....................................................................................................................... 34

New Members ........................................................................................................................ 36

 

FEATURES

Grasset dit Lagrandeur: Part Three The Lineage by Véronique Gassette ................................  7

An Acadian Family by Maurice Beliveau.................................................................................. 11

Ships of the Expulsion Part Two by Dr. Donald Landry ........................................................... 17

 

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Sacagawea and Jean-Baptiste Charbonneau On the New Dollar Coin by Mike Sevigny......... 32

TIP and TRIPS

Gonthier dit Bernard by Michael Sevigny................................................................................ 28

Other Resources -PRDH On-Line............................................................................................ 27

PETITE HISTOIRE

Family Education by Véronique Gassette ................................................................................ 34

The Diet by Michael Sevigny.................................................................................................... 31

FAMILY ASSOCIATIONS

La Force Family Reunion.......................................................................................................... 26

Rendez-Vous Payeur................................................................................................................ 26

ANCESTRAL LINES

Béliveau by Maurice Beliveau.................................................................................................. 13

Brouillet-Bernard by Leo Fleury ............................................................................................. 14

Carrier (Lebrun dit la Carrière) by Michael Sevigny............................................................... 39

Charbonneau extracted from work of Roland Auger................................................................. 32

Gonthier dit Bernard by Michael Sevigny................................................................................ 29

Landier dit Lesperance by Gerard Lesperance ........................................................................ 31

Plante by Leo Fleury ............................................................................................................... 33

 

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury and Mike Sevigny

DICTIONNAIRE GÉNÉALOGIQUE DES FAMILLES ACADIENNES by Stephen White........... 35

INDEX TO KNOWN CEMETERY LISTINGS IN VERMONT by Nichols, Haslam & Murphy....... 35

 

QUERIES by Leo Fleury ........................................................................................................ 37

ANSWERS TO QUERIES.................................................................................................... 39


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Volume  4,  No. 2  (Spring 2000)                                                                         Issue Number 8

 

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................  4

From the Editor .......................................................................................................................  4

Warning, Changes to Bylaws ...................................................................................................  5

Transcribers Wanted................................................................................................................ 9

Donations................................................................................................................................ 17

Acquisition of "new" Drouin Microfilm....................................................................................... 17

Publications for Sale................................................................................................................. 19

Who is She?............................................................................................................................. 20

Give a Reel.............................................................................................................................. 32

New Members ........................................................................................................................ 36

 

FEATURES

The Twist and Turns of A Tree Branch (A Deerfield Story) by Shirley A. Daniels..................... 6

Grasset dit Lagrandeur: Part Four The Lineage Continues by Véronique Gassette ................ 10

Ships of the Expulsion Part Three by Dr. Donald Landry ........................................................ 21

 

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Where Did the Cajuns Come From? by Mike Sevigny.............................................................. 30

TIPS and TRIPS

Monday Marriages................................................................................................................. 5

PETITE HISTOIRE

The Cruiser by Mike Sevigny................................................................................................... 17

The Errand by Véronique Gassette........................................................................................... 29

 

FAMILY ASSOCIATIONS

Gilmet, Guilmet-te, Guillemette Annual Gatherings...................................................................... 33

Fortier Family Association Reunion............................................................................................ 33

La Force Family Reunion.......................................................................................................... 33

Rendez-Vous Payeur................................................................................................................ 33

Stockwell Family Association Reunion....................................................................................... 33

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Bombard/Bombardier/Labombard by Leo Fleury..................................................................... 18

Caron by Leo Fleury................................................................................................................ 34

Guévin dit Liévin, Clément, Fournier by Janet Sweet Allard.................................................... 32

Mius d'Entremont by B. E. Shorey.......................................................................................... 19

 

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury and Mike Sevigny

VITAL RECORDS OF PUTNEY, VT TO THE YEAR 1900 Compiled/edited by Kenneth Stevens 35

Baptisms and Burials Clinton County 1864-1881 Compiled by Virginia Easley DeMarce......... 35

St. Peter's Church Census Records Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York 1857-1865-1881            35

 

QUERIES by Leo Fleury ........................................................................................................ 37

ANSWERS TO QUERIES.................................................................................................... 40


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Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  5,  No. 1  (Fall 2000)                                                                             Issue Number 9

 

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................  3

From the Editor .......................................................................................................................  3

Dedication............................................................................................................................... 3

Annual Financial Report............................................................................................................ 4

New Members......................................................................................................................... 4

Board Meetings/Corresponding Secretary.................................................................................. 11

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted...................................................................................... 16

Publications for Sale................................................................................................................. 29

Acquisition of Vermont Reels/Be a Reel Giver........................................................................... 35

FEATURES

The First Ladies & the Daughters of the King at Ville-Marie by Marie-Louise Beaudoin, C.N.D.          5

Grasset dit Lagrandeur: Part Five The Lineage Continues by Véronique Gassette ................. 12

Ships of the Expulsion Part Four by Dr. Donald Landry ......................................................... 22

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Oral History  by Ray Ashline................................................................................................... 10

Privey/Privé Mongeon (Mosia) Ancestry by Bob Holland........................................................ 17

 

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau................................................................ 36

 

OTHER RESOURCES

Drouin Microfilm Look-Up Service........................................................................................ 11

List of Sacramental Records in the Burlington Vermont Catholic Diocese.............................. 34

Scots and British Origins........................................................................................................ 40

 

PETITE HISTOIRE

The Errand - Sequel by Véronique Gassette............................................................................. 35

 

VERMONT LIVES

Father Thaddeus Barttro compiled by John Fisher.................................................................... 30

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Dumas by Leo Fleury............................................................................................................... 16

Samson by Ray Ashline........................................................................................................... 10

 

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury

Excerpt from the Family History of Olivier Charbonneau of Marans, France & Lavel, Quebec

and His Descendants Compiled by Joan Elizabeth Charbonneau Mustard................................... 37

Unfinished Typescript for History of Alburgh, Vermont by Allen L. Stratton........................... 37

Duxbury & Moretown Cemetery Inscriptions, Washington County, VT Compiled by R.H. Morse          38

Genesis: Rogers' Rangers- The First Green Berets by Burt Garfield Loescher........................ 38

 

QUERIES by Leo Fleury ........................................................................................................ 39


LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  5,  No. 2  (Spring 2001)                                                                         Issue Number 10

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................   3

We are Moving!! Map to new location. ..................................................................................... 53

From the Editor & Letters to the Editor......................................................................................   4

New Members.........................................................................................................................   4

Board Meetings/Corresponding Secretary.................................................................................. 22

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted...................................................................................... 14

Assistance Needed for Free Press Information.......................................................................... 14

Marriages of Old Town Winooski and Colchester & Publications for Sale.................................... 52

Spring Conference Summary..................................................................................................... 33

Acquisition of Vermont Reels.................................................................................................... 16

Gilmet, Gilmette, Guilmette, Guillemette Family Reunion.............................................................. 51

FEATURES

The First Ladies & the Daughters of the King at Ville-Marie  by Marie-Louise Beaudoin, C.N.D.           8

Grasset dit Lagrandeur: Part Five The Lineage Continues  by Véronique Gassette ................ 17

Ships of the Expulsion Part Five  by Dr. Donald Landry ......................................................... 24

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Crusaders of New France  by W.‑B. Munro............................................................................   5

Marie-Ursule Plagnol aka Mercy Adams, of Oyster River, New Hampshire  by Mike Sevigny 35

Banished from the Isle of Montréal  by Mike Sevigny.............................................................. 45

 

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau............................................................... 23

More Border Crossings  by Jerry Lesperance.......................................................................... 40

 

OTHER RESOURCES/RECORDS

Burlington, Vermont - City Clerk's Office  by John Fisher........................................................ 34

St-Joseph's College Census, Burlington, Vermont  June 1885  extracted by John Fisher..........   6

 

TIPS AND TRIPS

Those "dit" and "de" names — or André Grasset de St. Sauveur versus

André Grasset dit Lagrandeur  by Véronique Gassette............................................................ 15

What in the World is a "dit" Name  by Frank R. Binette........................................................... 47

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Descendants of Elie BOURBEAU  by Jim Burbo...................................................................... 41

Du Met dit Demers dit Dumais  by Paul Dumais.......................................................................   7

 

BOOK REVIEWS  by Leo Fleury

Collecting Vermont Ancestors  by Alice Eichholz, PhD........................................................... 48

Demers & Bombardier Lineages  compiled by Joan Charbonneau Mustard............................... 48

Cemetery Inscriptions in Ludlow Vermont  by Rebecca Woodbury Tucker............................... 49

Tombstones of Ireland: Counties of Down and Roscommon  by Joanne C. Fisher Schmidt....... 49

 

QUERIES  by Leo Fleury ....................................................................................................... 50

ANSWERS TO QUERIES  by Leo Fleury.............................................................................. 51


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Volume  6,  No. 1                                          Fall 2001                                Issue Number  11

CONTENTS

President’s Letter ....................................................................................................................  3

We have moved/Pictures of Our New Library........................................................................... 65

From the Editor........................................................................................................................ 3

Letters to the Editor.................................................................................................................. 4

New Members......................................................................................................................... 37

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted...................................................................................... 63

Assistance Needed for Free Press Information.......................................................................... 22

Publications for Sale................................................................................................................. 64

Acquisition of Vermont Reels.................................................................................................... 16

 

FEATURES

Fanny Yattaw's Father:  The Mystery Unraveled By: Shirley Daniels....................................... 17

The First Ladies & the Daughters of the King at Ville-Marie  by Marie-Louise Beaudoin, C.N.D.         49

Grasset dit Lagrandeur: Part Seven The Lineage Concludes  by Véronique Gassette ............. 23

Ships of the Expulsion Part Six Escort Ships  by Dr. Donald Landry ....................................... 59

Tracing French-Canadians from Vermont Back to Quebec in the 19th Century

By Gerald O. Lesperance ............................................ 38

 

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Marie-Ursule Plagnol aka Mercy Adams, of Oyster River, New Hampshire by Mike Sevigny. 30

Pierre Couc, Colonist of New France in the 17th Century by Simone Vincens......................... 9

Jacques Rousseau and Marguerite Guillebourg (Guillebout) by Janet Lanou......................... 32

Pierre Rousseau and Marie Drillard by Janet Lanou............................................................... 32

 

VERMONT LIVES

The History of W1KOO   by Jim Marciniak.............................................................................. 5

Alphonse Rousseau, Marguillier by Janet Lanou..................................................................... 35

 

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau............................................................... 58

 

TIPS AND TRIPS

Turning of Another Stone  Allard = Pork???  by Janet S. Allard............................................. 48

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Rousseau  by Janet Lanou........................................................................................................ 36

Terrien/Therrien  by Leo Fleury............................................................................................... 4

 

BOOK REVIEW  by Leo Fleury

LaForce Descendants in North America by Paul Truax........................................................... 63

 

QUERIES  by Leo Fleury ....................................................................................................... 62


LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  6,  No. 2                  Revision 1                   Spring 2002   Issue Number 12
CONTENTS

President’s Letter .................................................................................................................................  3

Our Web-Site Has Moved...................................................................................................................... 57

From the Editor “400th Anniversaries of Champlain’s Voyages”.................................................................. 5

Letters to the Editor............................................................................................................................... 4

350th Anniversary of the Grande Recrue de 1653..................................................................................... 8

Corrections and Additions to Previous Editions.................................................................................. 4 & 50

Annual Financial Report........................................................................................................................ 48

New Members..................................................................................................................................... 17

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted................................................................................................... 26

Assistance Needed for Free Press Information......................................................................................... 25

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................. 46

Thank You.......................................................................................................................................... 42

Acquisition of Vermont Reels................................................................................................................. 17

Map to VT-FCGS Library..................................................................................................................... 56

FEATURES

My Search for Charles Courtois  by Mike Cootware.................................................................................. 9

Acadian Migration to Louisiana  by Dr. Donald Landry .......................................................................... 43

A Hawaiian with Champlain Valley Roots by Gerald O. Lesperance ......................................................... 21

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Deerfield Revisited by Claire Bouffard Chase........................................................................................... 7

Marie-Ursule Plagnol aka Mercy Adams, of Oyster River, NH - 3rd Installment by Mike Sevigny................. 27

Richmond School District Financial Records 1896-1905  extracted by Mike Sevigny................................... 18

VERMONT LIVES

Vermont Monument to a Slave by Paul Dumais........................................................................................ 47

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau................................................................................ 49

Corrections and Additons to Jetté by Mike Sevigny.................................................................................. 51

OTHER RESOURCES

Notarial Records Inventory - Books and CD by Mike Sevigny................................................................... 52

1930 Census........................................................................................................................................ 48

FAMILY ASSOCIATIONS

Guilmet, Guillemette Annual Gathering.................................................................................................... 20

PETITE HISTOIRE

The Question by Claire Bouffard Chase................................................................................................... 26

ANCESTRAL LINES

Bedard  by Gerald O. Lesperance........................................................................................................... 24

Courtois/Cootware  by Mike Cootware................................................................................................... 16

Descendants of Charles "Courtois" Cootware  by Mike Cootware.............................................................. 13

Geoffroy dit Belhumeur  by Leo Fleury................................................................................................... 42

Geoffroy dit Belhumeur  by Gerald O. Lesperance................................................................................... 25

Landie dit Lesperance  by Gerald O. Lesperance...................................................................................... 23

Pierre dit Blondin  by Gerald O. Lesperance........................................................................................... 24

BOOK REVIEWS  by Leo Fleury

Index to “Vermont in the Spanish-American War”.................................................................................... 51

Index to “A list of Vermont Pensioners in the War of 1812"...................................................................... 51

QUERIES by Leo Fleury.................................................................................................................... 53


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 Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  7,  No. 1                              Fall 2002                                            Issue Number 13
CONTENTS

President’s Report ..............................................................................................................................  3

From the Editor ...................................................................................................................................  3

Lake Champlain and Merci Boxcars..................................................................................................... 47

New Members.................................................................................................................................... 53

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted................................................................................................. 20

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................ 53

Acquisition of Vermont Reels............................................................................................................... 46

Time to Renew Membership................................................................................................................ 11

Map to VT-FCGS Library.................................................................................................................... 52

 

FEATURES

Brief History of the Presence in Lower Canada of the Swiss Regiment Meuron 1813-1816

        by Maurice Vallée........................................................................................................................ 6

Passage to Canada  by Adrienne Leduc ............................................................................................ 12

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

HERITAGE

Morin dit Boucher Banished from Acadia in 1687 by Florian Bernard................................................ 16

Frozen Lips and Burnt Dreams by Paul Dumais.................................................................................. 21

Marie-Ursule Plagnol aka Mercy Adams, of Oyster River, NH – 4th  Installment by Mike Sevigny..... 23

 

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau.......................................................................... 45

Follow-up to Border Crossings by Edmond Spaeth............................................................................. 46

Giroux Family by France Beauregard.................................................................................................. 47

Kaine/Quesne/Kain/Kene  by Mike Sevigny......................................................................................... 4

 

OTHER RESOURCES

PRDH on Disc................................................................................................................................... 51

 

CORRECTIONS

Correction to Entry in ALMANACH DU PROTECTEUR CANADIEN (1870) by Janet Lanou............... 43

 

ANCESTRAL LINES

Adams by Mike Sevigny...................................................................................................................... 44

Destroismaison dit Picard  by Leo Fleury........................................................................................... 20

 

 

QUERIES AND ANSWERS by Leo Fleury......................................................................................... 48


LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  7,  No. 2                              Spring 2003                           Issue Number 14
CONTENTS

President’s Report ................................................................................................................................  3

Editor’s Page  Dedication to René Jetté.................................................................................................... 4

Letters to the Editor............................................................................................................................... 4

Annual Financial Report........................................................................................................................ 12

New Members..................................................................................................................................... 26

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted................................................................................................... 13

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................. 41

Acquisition of Vermont Reels................................................................................................................. 7

Map to VT-FCGS Library..................................................................................................................... 40

FEATURES

The Merci Train................................................................................................................................. 5

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Ancestral Occupations extracted from PRDH by Mike Sevigny.............................................................................................. 27

The Cruel Intruder translated by Paul M. Dumais and André Sénécal.................................................................................... 15

The First Coroner’s Inquest translated by Charles Meunier....................................................................................................... 8

The Interpreter Jean Nicolet translated by Charles Meunier.................................................................................................... 10

Living Will of François Guilmette and Louise Couture submitted by Stanley Guilmette..................................................... 16

Bluetooth and Interconnectivity – Harald Blåtand by Mike Sevigny.................................................................................... 23

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais.................................................................................................................................. 41

VERMONT TIMES

Looking Back on the 300th Anniversary of Champlain’s Voyages.............................................................. 30

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau................................................................................................................ 35

Extracts of A Note on the Father of Acadian Barnabé Martin, Ancestor of the New Brunswick Martins

                by George Findlen.............................................................................................................................................................. 29

Quebec Vital Statistics Distribution by Jerry Lesperance.......................................................................................................... 26

OTHER RESOURCES

New “Jetté” Disc................................................................................................................................. 12

FAMILY ASSOCIATIONS/GENEALOGICAL CONFERENCES

Guilmet, Guillemette Annual Gathering............................................................................................. 18

LACLAIR/CLEMENT Descendants Reunion....................................................................................... 30

Maine Genealogical Association September Conference................................................................... 12

PETITE HISTOIRE

Another Norman Relic by Claire Bouffard Chase........................................................................................................................ 13

Dessert by Mike Sevigny.................................................................................................................................................................. 14

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Allard  by Janet Allard....................................................................................................................................................................... 7

Denise Pauline Beauvais by Jean-Paul Moreau.......................................................................................................................... 19

Jacques Beauvais by Jean-Paul Moreau....................................................................................................................................... 20

Descendancy of Harald Bluetooth by Mike Sevigny.................................................................................................................. 24

Pierre Fortier by Jean Paul Moreau............................................................................................................................................... 21

Wilfred Larocque by Jean Paul Moreau......................................................................................................................................... 22

Tessier  ................................................................................................................................................................................................ 14

BOOK REVIEW  by Leo Fleury

“The Bridging of Two Cultures” by Lauetta Morin Verret......................................................................... 36

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Leo Fleury.......................................................................................... 37

LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  8,  No. 1                                          Fall 2003                                Issue Number 15
CONTENTS

President’s Report ..............................................................................................................................  3

Editor’s Section ...................................................................................................................................  4

Letters to the Editor............................................................................................................................. 4

Fall Conference................................................................................................................................... 19

New Members.................................................................................................................................... 49

Transcribers and Proofreaders Wanted................................................................................................. 45

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................ 15

Donations........................................................................................................................................... 27

Acquisition of Vermont Reels............................................................................................................... 48

Time to Renew Your Membership........................................................................................................ 26

New VT-FCGS Internet Group............................................................................................................ 48

FEATURES

Cousins Across the Sea by Jean Paul Moreau and Mike Sevigny........................................................... 9

Gold Fever by Paul Dumais................................................................................................................ 13

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Marie-Anne Drew - Another Indian Captive by Jerry Lesperance....................................................... 6

I Found My Indian Ancestors by Jerry Lesperance............................................................................. 17

Ancestral Occupations in PRDH and Jetté by Mike Sevigny............................................................... 34

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 49

VERMONT LIVES & TIMES

Champlain Centennials...................................................................................................................... 26

Genealogical Challenge at CVU by Leo Fleury.................................................................................. 16

Old Photos from Winooski from John Fisher....................................................................................... 33

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings  by Jean Paul and Mariette Moreau................................................................................ 28

OTHER ASSOCIATIONS

WBCCI Genealogy Club.................................................................................................................... 27

OTHER RESOURCES

Acadian Church Records/ Bibliothèque National de France/ New Family History Center............................... 5

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Desorcie by John Paul Moreau............................................................................................................ 22

Goguet/Goyette by Leo Fleury............................................................................................................ 21

Charles John LACLAIR 1810-1885 and Mary Rose CLEMENT 1811-1906...................................... 29

Drew by Jerry Lesperance................................................................................................................... 7

Fontaine by John Paul Moreau............................................................................................................ 24

Gaboriau dit LaPalme by Jean Paul Moreau....................................................................................... 23

Kane by Jean Paul Moreau.................................................................................................................. 12

Paradis by Jean Paul Moreau.............................................................................................................. 25

BOOK REVIEWS  by Leo Fleury

“JOURNEYS TAKEN, THE SEARCH FOR A BETTER LIFE, NEW FRANCE TO NEW ENGLAND
by
William Kane ................................................................................................................................. 31

“HISTORIC GUIDE TO BURLINGTON NEIGHBORHOODS”  VOL. III.......................................... 32

 

QUERIES  by Leo Fleury................................................................................................................... 46


LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  8,  No. 2                              Spring 2004                           Issue Number 16
CONTENTS

President’s Report ................................................................................................................................  3

Editor’s Section ...................................................................................................................................  6

Communications with the Editor............................................................................................................. 9

Copier Needed...................................................................................................................................... 9

New Members...................................................................................................................................... 9

Annual Financial Report........................................................................................................................ 16

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................. 37

Spring Conference................................................................................................................................ 38

Transcribers and Proofreaders Needed................................................................................................... 39

Acquisition of Vermont Vital Statistics Reels............................................................................................ 40

Donations............................................................................................................................................ 44

FEATURES

Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society Working To Preserve Parish Sacramental Records
by C. Fugere with an update by John Fisher........................................................................................... 3

Vermont Map with Parish Founding Dates......................................................................................... 5

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

My Ancestor in La Guerre de Sept Ans by Jerry Lesperance............................................................... 10

Peter Kane’s Petition for Land by John-Paul Moreau.......................................................................... 30

Centennial Tribute to our Robillard Kin by Marie-Claire Robillard Lasalle and Paul M. Dumais........... 17

The School Notebook of Wilfred Lapointe contributed by Joan Flynn.................................................. 23

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 22

VERMONT LIVES & TIMES

Champlain Celebrations Have Begun!................................................................................................ 6

Winifred LaFlash Lancy.................................................................................................................... 14

The Missing Sailor by John Paul Moreau and Mike Sevigny................................................................. 34

Old Photos from Winooski from John Fisher....................................................................................... 40

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings – Vermont Baptisms Traced back to Quebec  by John Paul and Mariette Moreau.... 41

OTHER ASSOCIATIONS

Fall Conference - Vermont Historical Society.................................................................................... 38

Talk on The French and Indian Wars on Lake Champlain and George Russell Bellico....................... 38

BASICS

Ancestors by Generation.................................................................................................................... 6

The Loss of Dit Names....................................................................................................................... 33

Consanguinity................................................................................................................................... 33

Just Call Me “JOE”........................................................................................................................... 42

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Audette Family Group Sheets by John-Paul Moreau........................................................................... 36

Bergeron Ascendancy by Alan Soucie................................................................................................ 29

Gervais by John-Paul Moreau............................................................................................................. 26

Lemaitre Chart  by Mary Plante......................................................................................................... 28

Robillard  by Paul Dumais.................................................................................................................. 21

Roy Chart by Mary Plante.................................................................................................................. 27

BOOK REVIEW  by Leo Fleury

“THE GHOST ON THE HEARTH” retold by Susan Milord & illustrated by Lydia Dabcovich................ 45

QUERIES  by Leo Fleury................................................................................................................... 43


LINKS    Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume  9,  No. 1                                          Fall  2004                               Issue Number 17
CONTENTS

President’s Section ............................................................................................................................... 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 4

Communications with the Editor............................................................................................................. 4

Membership Renewal Due................................................................................................................... 11

Copier Needed.................................................................................................................................... 32

New Publications St. Joseph Baptisms and Middlebury Marriages.......................................................... 33

Publications for Sale............................................................................................................................ 34

Fall Conference................................................................................................................................... 35

New Members.................................................................................................................................... 38

Reels Challenge & Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status....................................................................... 46

Donations........................................................................................................................................... 46

Transcribers and Proofreaders Needed................................................................................................. 47

FEATURES

Naturalization Records in Vermont by John Fisher.............................................................................. 20

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

From the Notebook of Wilfred Lapointe contributed by Joan Flynn........................................................ 4

Finding My Family When I Was Not Looking by Lisa Landry Anderson................................................ 5

Three Indian Ancestors by Jerry Lesperance...................................................................................... 14

Proclamation …July 28 “A Day of Commemoration of the Great Upheaval.................................... 39

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 43

FRENCH CONNECTIONS

St-Eustache de Paris  by Normand Lavallee.......................................................................................... 8

The Endangered Baudet Donkey Gets a Second Chance by Neal F. Boudette................................ 12

VERMONT LIVES & TIMES

Preserving Sacramental Records Project For the Vermont Catholic Diocese............................................ 33

PETITE HISTOIRE

A Christmas Memory by Paul Dumais.................................................................................................. 48

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings – Vermont Baptisms Traced back to Quebec  by John Paul and Mariette Moreau.... 41

OTHER RESOURCES

Genealogical Forages into Canada by Sheila Morris.......................................................................... 10

Other Information in the Tanguay Volumes....................................................................................... 42

PRDH Website Update submitted by John Paul Moreau....................................................................... 48

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Ethier- Akey Lineage by John Fisher.................................................................................................. 19

Lussier to Lavallee  by Normand Lavallee............................................................................................ 9

Plankey/Plantier Descendancy  by John Fisher................................................................................... 18

BOOK REVIEW  by Leo Fleury

SOUTHBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS  1878-1930            “A NEW ENGLAND TOWN IN EARLY PHOTOGRAPHS”   47

LINKS   

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 9,  No. 2                                           Spring  2005              Issue Number 18
CONTENTS

President’s Report - Our Library Has Moved into Larger Quarters! ........................................................ 3

Pictures of new library.......................................................................................................................... 4

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 6

Communications/Corrections.................................................................................................................. 6

Four Family Charts Project.................................................................................................................. 28

New Publications St. Joseph Baptisms and Many New Marriage Repertories......................................... 35

Annual Financial Report........................................................................................................................ 34

Spring Conference - New York Research!........................................................................................... 26

New Members.................................................................................................................................... 33

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status.................................................................................................... 43

Necrology – Pauline Landry #21.......................................................................................................... 42

Donations........................................................................................................................................... 34

Transcribers and Proofreaders Needed................................................................................................. 43

FEATURES

A Glimpse at the Canadian “Patriots” 1837-1838  by Fr. Romeo Trahan............................................. 8

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 20

The Roots of Early Quebec by Mike Sevigny and John Paul Moreau.................................................... 31

The Year 1905 forwarded by Ed Spaeth ............................................................................................. 44

From the Notebook of Wilfred Lapointe contributed by Joan Flynn...................................................... 51

FAMOUS CANADIANS

Noah Broussea/Brusso AKA Tommy Burns The Forgotten Heavyweight
Boxing Champion of the World (1906-1908)  
by Paul Dumais & Mike Sevigny...................... 17

VERMONT CONNECTIONS

Hill Telephone Line by Fr Romeo Trahan S.S.E................................................................................... 36

Highgate Manufacturing Company submitted by John Paul Moreau......................................................... 40

PETITE HISTOIRE

Moving by Mike Sevigny...................................................................................................................... 15

Memories of Quebec and Vermont by Dwight Menard #487................................................................. 46

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings – Vermont Baptisms Traced back to Quebec  by John Paul and Mariette Moreau.... 23

Champlain Mystery............................................................................................................................ 22

OTHER RESOURCES

Adhémar Early Montreal Database..................................................................................................... 7

Essex Family History Center.............................................................................................................. 43

Montreal’s Salle Gagnon Has Moved .............................................................................................. 43

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Noah Brousseau AKA Tommy Burns by Paul Dumais........................................................................ 21

Descendants of Elie Bourbeau – Update by Jim Burbo....................................................................... 25

Bourgouin/Vincent by John Fisher....................................................................................................... 16

Kathy Desany Fisher Four Family Lineage...................................................................................... 30

John Fisher Four Family Lineage.................................................................................................... 29

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Leo Fleury........................................................................................... 48


LINKS   

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 10,  No. 1                                         Fall  2005                               Issue Number 19
CONTENTS

President’s Report ............................................................................................................................... 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 5

Communications ................................................................................................................................... 5

Dedication to Jean-Paul Moreau and Father Romeo Trahan SSE ............................................................ 6

2005 Preservation Award from Chittenden County Historical Society .................................................... 14

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 54

New Publications - Many New Marriage Repertories ........................................................................... 55

Fall Conference .................................................................................................................................. 53

New Classes....................................................................................................................................... 36

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 34

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ................................................................................................... 33

Necrology – Jean-Paul Moreau #3, Fr. Romeo Trahan #8H, Bob Quintin .............................................. 24

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 38

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 60

FEATURES

Poissant Families of Marennes   by John Fisher................................................................................. 7

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Inventory of Goods of Jacques Poissan Lasaline and Marguerite Besset by John Fisher................. 17

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 33

From the Notebook of Wilfred Lapointe contributed by Joan Flynn...................................................... 59

Picture of Swanton Bakery Interior c 1947....................................................................................... 60

VERMONT LINES

Hains by Janet Allard........................................................................................................................... 15

ONGOING RESEARCH

New Dit Names? By Mike Sevigny...................................................................................................... 16

Julien-Charles de Sévigné traced to Charlemagne By Mike Sevigny.................................................. 39

OTHER RESOURCES

LDS Family History Library Book Digitizing Project by John Fisher.................................................. 27

The 1911 Canadian Census (Online) by Sheila Morris ....................................................................... 28

TIPS AND TRIPS

Latin Strikes Again by Jerry Lesperance............................................................................................. 36

Safeguard Your Family History by Sheila Morris................................................................................ 37

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Bélanger/ Barré/ Langlois/ Chaput  by Armand T Bélanger............................................................ 31

Bourdeau/ Benoît /Gaudreau/ Steben  by Thérèse Bourdeau........................................................... 30

Charbonneau/ Paquin/ Bombard/ Moore  by Joan Elizabeth Charbonneau...................................... 32

Hains by Janet Allard....................................................................................................................... 15

Lanou/ Rousseau/ Michaud/ Morin by Janet G Lanou...................................................................... 29

Julien Charles de Sévigné by Mike Sevigny..................................................................................... 40

BOOK REVIEWS by Leo Fleury

“LITTLE CANUCK  -THE ADVENTURES OF AN IMMIGRANT BOY FROM QUEBEC”............. 35

“IMAGES OF AMERICA:  LOWELL MASSACHUSETTS VOLS 1 & 2”.......................................... 35

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Leo Fleury........................................................................................... 56


LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 10,  No. 2                                         Spring 2006               Issue Number 20
CONTENTS

Board of Director’s Appreciation........................................................................................................... 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 3

Communications  Research Assistance Request..................................................................................... 4

Annual Financial Report ...................................................................................................................... 35

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 26

New Publications - New Marriage & Baptism Repertories ................................................................... 33

Fall Conference/Anniversary Celebration! ............................................................................................ 41

New Classes ....................................................................................................................................... 4

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 34

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ................................................................................................... 21

Women’s Drouin Fiche........................................................................................................................ 26

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 35

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 40

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais.......................................................................................... 5

Vermont History Expo........................................................................................................................ 26

Vergennes French Heritage Day....................................................................................................... 27

Voyagers by Paul Dumais..................................................................................................................... 7

Who Were They by Mike Sevigny........................................................................................................ 27

VERMONT LIVES

Who Am I? by Alyce Piche .................................................................................................................. 20

One More Hains in Vermont? by Janet Allard ..................................................................................... 34

They Nye Index - Early Vermont Records .......................................................................................... 30

Plante Family by Janet Allard ............................................................................................................. 18

Swanton Clerk’s Office Repairs Picture c. 1908 36

Which Joseph Tetreaut by Leo Fleury.................................................................................................. 40

ONGOING RESEARCH

Border Crossings – Vermont Baptisms Traced back to Quebec  by Mariette Moreau ......................... 15

Remarks on the Book “The Genealogy of the Poissant Family” by John Fisher.................................. 11

OTHER RESOURCES

How to Find and Request Notarial Documents from the Montreal Archives  by John Fisher ................ 8

The 1851Canadian Census (Online) by Lynn Gauthier ...................................................................... 37

Access to U.S. Census Records.......................................................................................................... 31

OTHER SOCIETIES

Jullien-Charles de Sévigny dit LaFleur Meeting & Repertoire Project by Mike Sevigny.................... 37

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Bernier Descendancy........................................................................................................................ 26

Campbell/ Matte/ Gerbert-Jalbert/ Couture  by Alyce Campbell Piche ............................................ 22

Cota-Cote/ Amoor-Emard/ Deforge-Desforges/ Pratt-Dupras-Duprac  by Robert Cota .................. 23

Maher-Myers/ Valliere-Valyou/ Cote-Cota/ Emard-Amoor by George Myers.................................. 25

Plante Descendancy by Janet Allard ............................................................................................... 19

Sévigny/ Buckley/ Cottu-Coutu/ Becotte dit Michel by Mike Sevigny ............................................... 24

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Leo Fleury .......................................................................................... 38


LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 11,  No. 1                                         Fall 2006                                Issue Number 21
CONTENTS

Presidents Report - Fall Conference....................................................................................................... 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 9

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 39

New Publications - New Marriage & Baptism Repertories ................................................................... 26

New Classes ...................................................................................................................................... 40

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 39

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ..................................................................................................... 9

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 28

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 40

Volunteers Needed!............................................................................................................................ 21

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Captivity and Ransom in New France The Story of Louis-Philippe Langlais (dit Sérien or Sargent)
by Robert Levasseur #505................................................................................................................... 10

Possible French-Canadian Birth Record by Paul Dumais................................................................... 27

Stories of Old La Rochelle by Paul Dumais......................................................................................... 37

Major Revolutionary War Site Threatened by Development.............................................................. 20

The Greater Burlington Area Might Have Been Named LaPerriereVille............................................ 15

VERMONT LIVES

French and French-Canadian Ancestry of Vermonters..................................................................... 14

First Vermont Catholic Church Baptisms Published by John Fisher.................................................... 13

Paquette Wedding Picture Information Requested by Ceal Moran...................................................... 30

ONGOING RESEARCH

Flow Chart of the “Succession” or “Inheritance Acts of a Family in New France -Quebec ............... 7

Greffier and Notary by John Fisher...................................................................................................... 8

OTHER RESOURCES

Massachusetts Death Index Online ................................................................................................... 19

CD/DVD as Archival Material........................................................................................................... 37

Le Grand Derangement..................................................................................................................... 29

PETITE HISTOIRE

Tea & Memere’s Kitchen by Nancy Gilbert.......................................................................................... 30

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Hebert/ Landry/ Leblanc/ Trahan by John Fisher............................................................................ 24

Langlais dit Sérien Descendancy by Robert Levasseur................................................................... 12

Lavertu/ Chabot/ Fortin/ Tanguay by Lorraine Lavertu Hussey...................................................... 23

Levasseur/ Bouffard/ Leavitt/ Moore by Robert Levasseur ............................................................. 22

Low/ Bond/ Pepin/ Blaise by William B. Lowe.................................................................................. 25

Marion by Paul Dumais..................................................................................................................... 29

Trahan - 10 Generations by Fr. Romeo Trahan .............................................................................. 31

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Leo Fleury ....................................................................................... 38


LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 11,  No. 2                                         Spring 2007               Issue Number 22
CONTENTS

President’s Report ............................................................................................................................... 3

Letters to the Editor ............................................................................................................................. 3

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 29

New Publications - New Marriage & Baptism Repertories ................................................................... 27

Annual Financial Report ...................................................................................................................... 30

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 46

Necrology: Bernard O’Day ................................................................................................................. 30

Necrology: Normand Lavallee ............................................................................................................. 30

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ..................................................................................................... 4

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 31

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 46

Burlington Free Press Obituaries at VT-FCGS Library.......................................................................... 12

Volunteers Needed! ........................................................................................................................... 49

Vermont History Exposition - Tunbridge & Vergennes French Heritage Festival..................................... 32

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

We Walked With Champlain - A Champlain Quadracentennial Project............................................. 15

Omer Dumais by Paul Dumais............................................................................................................. 14

French Canadian Springtime Family Feasts by Jennifer (Chenard) Fontaine....................................... 25

Newel Post by Mike Sevigny............................................................................................................... 31

VERMONT LIVES

Tony Pomerleau, Vermonter of the Year ............................................................................................. 6

Francis Xavier Thibault and His Great Photograph  by John Fisher................................................... 16

Romeo Trahan King on Genealogy by Ceal (Trahan) Moran............................................................... 26

OTHER RESOURCES

Join our VT-FCGS News Group........................................................................................................ 13

Les Français d’Amérique /French in America Calendar Photos with Text......................................... 29

Drouin Files Online............................................................................................................................. 5

DNA Analysis..................................................................................................................................... 43

Two Copies of Quebec Church Records ........................................................................................... 12

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Chenard/ Chouinard/ Rousseau/ Morey by Jennifer Fontaine ......................................................... 34

Cusson/ Pratt/ Therriault/ Bouquet by Gloria Cusson Pratt ............................................................. 36

Lashway/ Lemieux/ Peddie/ Doyle by Carol Lashway ...................................................................... 38

Magnant/ Messier/ Zufeld/ Guthrie by Claude Magnant .................................................................. 39

Menard/ Bomhower/ Akey/ Gokey by Dwight Menard ..................................................................... 35

Pomerleau - Vachon Ancestral Line by John Fisher .......................................................................... 8

Pratt/ Senna/ Cantwell/ Thiriac by Gloria Cusson Pratt .................................................................. 37

Matrilineal Chart to Catherine Odant by Mike Sevigny................................................................... 42

Francis Xavier Thibault Ancestry by John Fisher ........................................................................... 24

Walked with Champlain - Noel Langlois to John Fisher .................................................................. 47

Walked with Champlain - Louis Hebert to Kathleen Desany Fisher ................................................. 48

BOOK REVIEWS

Ghost Empire How the French Almost Conquered North America by Philip Marchand ..................... 40

Saxons, Vikings, and Celts The Genetic Roots of Britain and Ireland by Bryan Sykes....................... 41

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard....................................................................................... 44


LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 12,  No. 1                                         Fall 2007                                Issue Number 23
 
CONTENTS

President’s Letter ................................................................................................................................ 3

Letters to the Society ........................................................................................................................... 4

Canadian Postal Museum Exhibit - Immigration Artifacts Requested ....................................................... 5

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 33

Fall Conference .................................................................................................................................. 23

New Publications - New Marriage & Baptism Repertories ................................................................... 13

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 26

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ................................................................................................... 30

Donations ............................................................................................................................................ 9

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 30

Burlington Free Press Obituaries at VT-FCGS Library.......................................................................... 25

Volunteers Needed for Our Diocese Publishing and Obituary Entry Projects! ......................................... 31

VT-FCGS 2008 Events Calendar ......................................................................................................... 15

 

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Maison Alphonse-Desjardins ............................................................................................................. 8

Poissant Signatures in France and New France  by John Fisher / Poissant ........................................ 10

We Walked With Champlain - A Champlain Quadracentennial Project ............................................ 32

Québec City 1608-2008 .................................................................................................................... 21

Lake Champlain’s 400th Anniversary Celebrations 1609-2009 ........................................................ 22

 

VERMONT/QUEBEC LIVES

Noyan Quebec 1934 by Blanche Aubin .............................................................................................. 12

Alphonse R. Desjardins  by Shelley ................................................................................................... 14

 

OTHER RESOURCES

“Brick Wall” Challenge by Denyse Beaugrand-Champagne ................................................................. 6

Join our VT-FCGS News Group ....................................................................................................... 29

Maureen Taylor - The Photo Detective ............................................................................................... 7

The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents ....................................................................................... 21

Drouin Records to be Indexed Soon.................................................................................................. 28

 

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Rainville / Gaudette / St. Pierre / Cote by Paul W Rainville ........................................................... 16

Gagne / De Bonville / Therrien / Mailly by Paul W Rainville ......................................................... 17

Daigneault / Lussier / Bessette / Dionne by Lee Gilbert ................................................................. 18

L’Ecuyer / Brosseau / Turner / Murphy by Constance Newell ....................................................... 19

Newell / Bonin / King / Ryan by Constance Newell ......................................................................... 20

Walked with Champlain - Noel Langlois to Mike Sevigny ................................................................ 25

Walked with Champlain - Louis Hebert to Mike Sevigny ................................................................. 24

 

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard ..................................................................................... 27


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Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 12,  No. 2                                         Spring 2008                   Issue Number 24
 
CONTENTS

President’s Message ............................................................................................................................ 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 4

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 37

Fall Conference .................................................................................................................................. 37

New Publications - New Marriage & Baptism Repertories ................................................................... 16

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 28

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ................................................................................................... 36

Annual Financial Report....................................................................................................................... 30

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 30

Membership Application ..................................................................................................................... 36

Volunteers Needed to Open & Close ................................................................................................... 34

Volunteers Needed for Our Diocese Publishing and Obituary Entry Projects! ......................................... 34

Vermont History Expo & St Albans Franco American Heritage Festival VT-FCGS Booths..................... 35

Across the Fence................................................................................................................................ 36

Marginal Notes................................................................................................................................... 37

 

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Vermont Towns Founded by Land Grants by Janet Allard #48 ........................................................... 14

Soupe Aux Pois Classique & Bagatelles............................................................................................ 25

We Walked With Champlain - A Champlain Quadracentennial Project ............................................ 33

You Can’t Get There from Here......................................................................................................... 31

Vermont’s Population Is.................................................................................................................... 32

 

VERMONT LIVES

Vermont’s First Woman Lawyer Jessie Lafountain Bigwood 1874-1953 by John Fisher #2.................. 7

Marie Aurélie Irwin dit LeRoy by Janet Allard #48.............................................................................. 12

Gonyea by Janet Allard....................................................................................................................... 24

Photos from the Past.......................................................................................................................... 26

 

OTHER RESOURCES

Using the Google Michelin, France Cassini & Satellite Maps Together at GeoGarage.............................. 13

Drouin Films Indexed!!!!!..................................................................................................................... 4

 

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Jesse Delima Fontaine / Jessie D. Lafountain ............................................................................... 11

Roy Ancestral Line by Janet Allard ................................................................................................ 12

Gonyea Ancestral Line by Janet Allard .......................................................................................... 24

Murphy/ Bernier/ Carpenter/ Peabody by Robert Murphy............................................................... 18

Schneider/ O’Brien/ Campbell/ Delorme by Barbara Mercure....................................................... 19

Reynolds/ Parkhurst/ Pelletier/ Lemelin by Gloria Reynolds.......................................................... 20

Walked with Champlain - Denis Gaudet to Richard Myers .............................................................. 21

Walked with Champlain - Zacharie Cloutier to Richard Myers........................................................ 21

Walked with Champlain - Zacharie Cloutier to Richard Myers........................................................ 22

Walked with Champlain - Zacharie Cloutier to Richard Myers........................................................ 23

 

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard ..................................................................................... 28


LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 13,  No. 1                                         Fall 2008                                    Issue Number 25
 
CONTENTS

President’s Letter ................................................................................................................................ 3

Editor’s Section .................................................................................................................................... 3

Dedication to Paul Landry and Paul Dumais.................................................................................... 3, 6, 8

Communications to the Society............................................................................................................... 4

Rivard Rendezvous 2009....................................................................................................................... 5

Champlain Medals & Other Items..................................................................................................... 5, 30

Mark Your Calendars............................................................................................................................ 9

Four Family Charts Project ................................................................................................................. 21

Fall Conference 2008 Summary............................................................................................................ 49

New Publication -Holy Angels & Our Lady of the Lake - Baptism, Burial and Cemetery Repertoire ....... 40

New Members ................................................................................................................................... 46

Vermont Vital Statistics Reels Status ................................................................................................... 10

Donations .......................................................................................................................................... 49

Grandma Fisette’s Meat Stuffing.......................................................................................................... 44

VT-FCGS at La Moelle in Morrisville 2008........................................................................................... 42

Volunteers Needed!............................................................................................................................ 45

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

Champlain Celebrations.................................................................................................................. 4, 9

Quebec 400th Celebrations - Vermont Connections........................................................................... 11

Grasset Dit Lagrandeur  Part 8 Additions by Joanne (Grant) Breuning............................................ 31

St-Hugues, Bagot County, Quebec by Margaret C. Cheeseman.......................................................... 24

Earn a “My Ancestors Walked with Champlain” Pin ........................................................................ 38

VERMONT LIVES

Information on an Old Photograph By John Fisher............................................................................ 14

Earliest List of French Catholics in Vermont..................................................................................... 29

VT Historical Society Online Civil War Portrait Collection................................................................ 30

Free Downloads - Family Group Sheets and Other Family History Files and Charts........................ 30

OTHER RESOURCES

Drouin Films Indexed -(continued)!!!!!................................................................................................. 3

Print your Family Tree in a VERY LARGE FORMAT.......................................................................... 28

New Website for Researching Social Security Death Index by John Fisher......................................... 43

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Paquet / Paquette dit Lariviere Ancestral Lineage by John Fisher................................................ 17

Audet dit LaPointe/ Perrault dit Vildaigre/ Gauthier/ Salvas by Joan Flynn................................... 18

Flynn/ McCoy/ Asselin/ Brassor by Joan Flynn.............................................................................. 19

Joachim/ Robarge/ Killary/ Willett by John Joachim ...................................................................... 20

Lepelle/ Germain/ Brouso/ Lavoie  by Anita (LaMotte) Mitchell..................................................... 22

Walked with Champlain -Marin Boucher to Robert Levasseur......................................................... 23

Walked with Champlain -Noel Langlois to John Fisher.................................................................... 41

Walked with Champlain -Sebastien Dodier and Guillaume Isabel to Ralph Mitchell........................ 48

 

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard ..................................................................................... 46


LINKS

 

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 13,  No. 2                                         Spring 2009                   Issue Number 26
 
CONTENTS

President’s Letter ................................................................................................................................ 3

Editor’s Note....................................................................................................................................... 4

Mark Your Calendars.......................................................................................................................... 4

Class Schedule..................................................................................................................................... 5

New Publications - Repertoires in process.......................................................................................... 13

New Members .................................................................................................................................. 37

Financial Report FY 2008.................................................................................................................. 32

Donations ......................................................................................................................................... 30

VT FCGS Trip to Sherbrooke, Quebec - New Repertoires................................................................ 33

Volunteers Needed!........................................................................................................................... 13

DEPARTMENTS

HERITAGE

The Great Week - The Feast of the Tercentenary of the Discovery of Lake Champlain........................ 18

Instead of finding information about a dead relative, I found a live one!

                 by Barbara Snyder Mercure.............................................................................................. 14

Fort Ethan Allen Living History Day - Vermont Buffalo Soldiers 100th Anniversary.............................. 24

Alyce Piche’s Grandmother’s and Great-Grandmother’s Ragout......................................................... 26

Dog and Doughnut by Susan Orzell.................................................................................................... 27

VERMONT LIVES

Frederick Oliver Beaupre A French-American on the 1909 Tercentenary Commission of VT................ 6

PETITE HISTOIRE

The Disappearing Half Dollar by Mike Sevigny................................................................................... 31

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

French Accents on a PC!................................................................................................................... 25

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Fredrick O. Beaupre Ancestral Lineage........................................................................................ 13

Benoit- Livernois / Backus / Straw / Damon by Fenton LaVanway............................................. 17

Walked with Champlain - Jean Guyon & Maturine Robin to Ralph Mitchell............................ 34

Walked with Champlain - Guillaume Couillard & Marie Hebert to Ralph Mitchell.................. 35

Walked with Champlain - Zacharie Cloutier & Xainte Dupont to Ralph Mitchell.................... 36

 

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard .................................................................................... 29

 

LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 14 No. 1                    Winter 2009              Issue Number 27

CONTENTS

President's Letter ............................................................................................................................3

New Publications - Repertoires in process............................................................................….........40

Fall Conference - October 24, 2009.......................................................................................…....... 17

Necrology - Maurice Beliveau ............................................................................................…..........22

Our Diocese Project Goes Paperless................................................................................................23

The Making of a Repertoire ............................................................................................................24

Reunion of the Fortin Family Association............................................................................…..........26

New Members .................................................................................................................................39

Financial Report FY 2009................................................................................................................ 33

Genealogical Search Requests.........................................................................................................27

New Repertoires - Purchased from AFGS ......................................................................................35

FEATURES

What was the Real SIGNATURE Event of the Champlain Quadricentennial? ................................4

Champlain Statue at Isle La Motte Rededicated - July 19, 2009 ......................................................6

VT-FCGS at the Burlington Franco-American Day ..........................................................................7

VT-FGCS at the St Albans Heritage Festival ....................................................................................8

The 2009 Vergennes French Heritage Festival..................................................................................9

VT-FCGS at the Champlain College Quadricentennial Symposium............................................... 19

The Year 1909..................................................................................................................................37

HERITAGE

Filles du Roi - Soldats du Carignan - Program Rules - Button Eligibility..................................... 11

A Carignan-Salieres Soldier who wed a "Fille du Roi" Jean Besset dit Brisetout &

Anne Seigneur........................................................................................................................... 12

Delorme Family Search ................................................................................................................... 36

VERMONT LIVES

Veronique Cassette Celebrates her 100th Birthday!......................................................................... 15

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

New Cemetery Database - Woonsocket, RI Area........................................................................... 16

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

John Fisher to Carignan Soldier Jean Besset & Fille du Roi Anne Seigneur by John Fisher.. 14

Mowry/Knight/Noel/Pszez_Pisczc by Jon Alan Normandin .....................................................29

Myers dit Maker/Hebert dit Abare/Barron/Ward dit Guerin by Richard Myers.....................30

Moulton/Chaffe/Sprague/Stagg by Richard Myers................................................................... 31

Rotax/Stil(l)son/LaFo(u)ntaine/Kelsey by William Rotax ……………………………………….32

Delorme Ancestral Lineage by Janet Allard..................................................................... 36

 

LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 14 No. 2              Summer 2010         Issue Number 28

CONTENTS

President's Letter ...............................................................................................................…...….......... 3

Fall Conference - October 23, 2010...........................................................................................…....... 12

VT-FCGS visits SHHR ....................................................................................................................... 12

New Publications at our Library.......................................................................................................... 17

Donations ............................................................................................................................................ 14

Fall Class Schedule 2010.....................................................................................................................31

VT-FCGS Publications for Sale...........................................................................................................33

Genealogical Research Requests..........................................................................................................35

4-Generation Pedigree Chart................................................................................................................ 37

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

North America's First Experience with Paper Money: Card Money in New France ..........................23

HERITAGE

Acadians Settle in L'Acadie, Quebec ......................................................................................…......... 5

Filles du Roi - Soldats du Carignan - Program Rules - Button Eligibility.........................................27

New Online Cultural Heritage Atlas for Champlain-Richelieu Region...............................................28

Le Desert..............................................................................................................................................36

VERMONT/QUEBEC LIVES

Grandfather Aubin............................................................................................................................... 13

George (Frenchy) Leclair/LaClaire .....................................................................................................15

My Relationship to Elisabeth Casse/Corse, captured at Deerfield, Ma............................................... 18

Cline/Kline...........................................................................................................................................30

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

Having Trouble with the Name?.......................................................................................................... 4

Genealogy Day in August ...................................................................................................................32

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Monet, Dumontet and Poissant Families by John Fisher ...................................................…............21

        Elisabeth Corse/Casse to John Fisher ................................................................................….............22

 

LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 15 No. 1              Winter 2011          Issue Number 29

CONTENTS

President's Letter ..................................................................................................................…............ 3

Editor's Section -The Arrival of Technology as Gleaned from Ancestral Records.............…............. 4

Fall Conference -2010 The Acadians & the Archives Nationales Resources....................….............. 5

VT-FCGS Booth at Burlington LCMM Festival .................................................................................22

VT-FCGS at the 2010 Vergennes French Heritage Festival ...............................................................23

First Members of VT-FCGS ................................................................................................................26

AlycePiche Honorary Membership..................................................................................................... 27

Donations.............................................................................................................................................32

New Books at the Library ....................................................................................................................33

New Members......................................................................................................................................36

Annual Financial Report......................................................................................................................40

Important-Mark Your Calendars..............................................................................................…........41

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

Missionary Records and Books at St Joseph, Burlington, VT by John Fisher.................................... 8

HERITAGE

Solving Mysteries in your Family Tree by Kristin Dearborn.............................................................. 15

VERMONT/QUEBEC LIVES

Joseph Laurent Ban-eyre - Dastigny by John Fisher........................................................................... 18

French Epic Which Begins with the Voyage of Samuel de Champlain ..............................................39

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

GoogleTips and Tricks by Ed McGuire.............................................................................................. 16

Archives Wants to Put 1940 Census Online by Joseph Marks............................................................ 17

Found in the Pistard Database at the Montreal Archives of Quebec ...................................................21

Beginning Dates of Burlington Churches ............................................................................................25

Connecticut Vital Records...................................................................................................................30

Adoptions by Janet Allard................................................................................................................... 35

Common Words in French Records.....................................................................................................38

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Fleury/ Terrien_Therrien/ Dumas/ Levasseur_Vasseur by Leo Fleury .............................…….........28

Thomas/ Caron_Corrow/ Bombard/ McDonald by Vera Fleury .......................................…....….....29

 

 

LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 15 No. 2            Winter/Spring 2012           Issue Number 30

CONTENTS

President's Letter ................................................................................................................................ 3

Editor's Section...............................................................................................................................…. 4

VT-FCGS at the 2011 Vergennes French Heritage Festival............................................................... 4

Fall Conference..............................................................................................................................….. 5

NEHGS Boston Trip ...........................................................................................................................13

We're Doing Data Entry in Baghdad, Iraq...........................................................................................22

New VT-FCGS Repertoires.................................................................................................................22

New Books at our Library....................................................................................................................25

Ancestry Special Fund Donors.............................................................................................................35

New Members......................................................................................................................................37

Annual Financial Report......................................................................................................................39

New Membership Dues........................................................................................................................41

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

The French-Canadian Wife of Charles Konrad Auer Sr - Marie Ida Benoit by John Fisher............. 8

The Search for John B. Schneider, my Great-Grandfather by Barbara Snyder Mercure................... 14

Two Latour Families by Janet Allard................................................................................................. 20

HERITAGE

Tourtiere and other Recipes.................................................................................................................26

pur sang/pur laine................................................................................................................................ 38

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

Genealogy Day Every August 9th by Ceal Moran............................................................................... 6

Google Tips and Tricks Part 2 by Ed McGuire.................................................................................... 24

Internet Resources at the VT-FCGS Library by Ed McGuire.............................................................. 23

1940 Census to be Free on Ancestry.com............................................................................................35

Quebec Family History Society launches new website .......................................................................36

Citing Resources ..................................................................................................................................38

Thomas DeVamey - Genealogical Research-French Translations...........................................…........41

ANCESTRAL LINES & CHARTS

Ida Benoit by John Fisher................................................................................................................... 11

Two Latour Families by Janet Allard.......................................................................................…...... 21

QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard ....................................................................…….......... 40

 

LINKS

Journal of the Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society

Volume 16 No. 1          Fall 2012             Issue Number 31

CONTENTS

President's Letter ................................................................................................................................  3

Editor's Section .................................................................................................................................. 4

Publicity - Help Promote our Society ................................................................................................. 4

VT-FCGS at the 2012 Vergennes French Heritage Festival .............................................................. 5

Fall Conference ...................................................................................................................................  7

New Editions at our Library...........................................................................................................…. 13

VT-FCGS Schedule for Balance of 2012..............................................................…………………. 13

Donations ............................................................................................................................................ 18

New Members............................................................................................................………..............32

Annual Financial Report......................................................................................................................34

Membership Dues................................................................................................................................39

Audit Report..............................................................................................................………………   40

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

Elvine Marie (Landry) Ouellette Better Known as Memere' by Anne-Marie Dennis......................... 8

Timeline of Francois Bourassa and Marie Leber by John Fisher ....................................................... 14

The Search for Preston (Cusson) of Fair Haven, Vermont by Judy Welna ........................................ 18

The Family of Joseph Trudeau and Marie Guertin by Dave Kasper & Lynn Landry Johnson........... 22

Poissant Baptism, Marriage & Burial Acts in Marennes France by John Fisher............................…..25

HERITAGE

St. Francis Xavier School in Winooski - 150 Years Old!................................................................... 35

More Tourtiere Recipes, oh my .......................................................................................................... 35

OTHER RESOURCES/ AIDS

A Family Becoming American, Foisy dit Freniere/Frenyear.............................................................. 33

Biographies of 497 Canadian Immigrants During the 17th & 18th Centuries ....................................41

REMEMBERANCES

Leo A. Fleury......................................................................................................................................36

Veronique Cassette...................................................................................................................….......37

Clare Bouffard Chase ..........................................................................................................…...........38

    QUERIES and ANSWERS by Janet Allard .................................................................……............ 38