Monthly Archives: September 2009

Nominations are finalizing…

September 30th (tomarrow) is the last day to nominate your favorite genealogy blog for the May 2010 edition of Family Tree Magazine’s Best 40 Genealogy Blogs. You can vote for your favorite blog here.

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Richland Parish Census1920 USGenWeb

From the Richland Parish Mailing List on RootsWeb: The USGenWeb Census Project is pleased to announcethe completion of the following census transcription: 1920 Richland Parish, ED 109http://www.usgwcensus.org/cenfiles/la/richland/1920/ed109/Abstracted by Shawn MartinSecond Transcriber Maggie Stewart[For more information on Richland Parish, LouisianaPlease visit … Continue reading

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Old Indian Caves in Louisiana?

In my mailbag today was a post from the DeSoto RootsWeb mailinglist gateway that piqued my interest.  I have never heard of a “cave” in Louisiana.  This was quite interesting.  Someone has indicated that during the Battle of Mansfield there … Continue reading

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Terrebonne Genealogical Society Meeting

Title: Terrebonne Genealogical Society Meeting Date: Saturday September 26, 2009Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pmRepeats: This event repeats every month on the last Saturday.Location: Terrebonne Parish LibraryStreet: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laterreb/tgs/Notes: The Society meets on the last Saturday of each month at 1 … Continue reading

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Louisiana Societies update

From my mailbag: This was a repost from months previous:Winn Genealogical and Historical AssociationI wanted to extend a invitation to anyone in all of the surroundingParishes to join the Winn Genealogical and Historical Association that is located in Winnfield, LA. … Continue reading

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How ’bout that, Louisiana

Here are a list of surnames found in the latest edition of the Southwest Louisiana Genealogical and Historical Society Library’s Genealogy News. I just loved this newsletter: Some of the surnames of Lebanese-Syrian pioneers who settled in southwest Louisiana include:AbdallahAbrahamAbrusleyAntoonAshyBarkateBoustany … Continue reading

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