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Paul Knapp and Elizabeth
By mikegen48
She died on 18 Jan 1910 in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Nathan Lang Knapp was born about 1836 in Botetourt County, Virginia. Abraham B. Knapp was born circa 1839 in Virginia. He died on 19 May 1914 in Virginia.

Mike’s Genealogy Blog – http://mikegen48.wordpress.com

Leonard Bacon and Ada Stark
By davef1132
He died in 1876 in Louisiana. Frank Bacon was born circa 1821
in Madison County, Tennessee. He died in 1893 in Georgia.
Andrew Bacon was born in 1824 in Madison County, Tennessee.
He died in 1866 in Wayne County, Mississippi.

Fun Genealogy – http://fungenealogy.wordpress.com

Sulphur, LA Family Saved from Burning Home by Horse, Nov 1912
By Linda Horton
SAVED BY FAMILY HORSE. Neighboring Aroused Inhabitants
of House on Fire. read more »

– http://www3.gendisasters.com

Borders Signs Lease to Open New Concept Store in Baton Rouge, LA
“Borders, Inc. announced today that it will open its first-ever concept store in Baton
Rouge in August, when the retailer will debut a new 25,000-square-foot store in the
Mall of Louisiana’s newly constructed open-air wing, The Boulevard, located at
Picardy Avenue and Bluebonnet Boulevard. The store will be one of 14 concept
stores that Borders will open this year nationwide…”

Celebrated painter Elmore Morgan dies
“Elemore Morgan Jr., 77, was often called the dean of Louisiana landscape artists.
Whether in a classroom, the edge of a rice field or atop a skyscraper painting the
New York skyline, Morgan was a gentle giant among artists…”

Alexander Shelton and Sally Parks

by davef1132 on Dave’s Genealogy Blog

Michael Shelton was born during 1817 in Tennessee. He died on 4 Jun 1903 in Louisiana. Ellen Shelton was born in 1817 in Tennessee.

Terrebonne Genealogical Society

New – Book of Charts vol. 1
“…over 6,994 references..” “In the table below, click on the beginning letter(s) of the person’s surname and an index page will be made available where you can browse or do a “search” or “find on this page” using your browser’s menu. When you locate your person of interest, the number in parentheses indicating his/her position on the chart follows the name and next is a link to the ancestry chart where that person is listed. Please click on that link to see the chart.”

Louisiana Genealogy Connections

May 31 Saturday
1:00PM Terrebonne Genealogical Society
Jun 7 Saturday
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM West Louisiana Historical and Genealogical Meeting
Jun 8 Sunday
2:30 PM The Central Louisiana Genealogical Society
Jun 10 Tuesday
1-888-721-7493 Save Our Cemeteries – Exec Meeting
6:00 PM Galliano Lib La Societe des Cajuns
Jun 12 Thursday
7:30PM John Calvin P Jefferson Parish Genealogical Society, INC
Jun 14 Saturday
10:30 AM – 12:00 Noo Lafayette GenSoc – Let us find your family history
Jun 19 Thursday
TBA Lafayette GenSoc – Knock down your brick walls
Jun 21 Saturday
Megan Smolenyak, Chief Genealogist for Ancestry
Jun 24 Tuesday
7:00 PM German Acadian Coast Historical & Genealogical Soc
Jun 28 Saturday
1:00 PM Terrebonne L Terrebonne Parish Gen. Soc. Meeting
Jul 10 Thursday
12:00 Noon Save Our Cemeteries – Board Meeting
Jul 12 Saturday
TBA Winn Parish Genealogical & History Soc.
Jul 19 Saturday
1:00 PM WBGS – Guest Colleen Fitzpatrick “The Dead Horse..
Jul 22 Tuesday
7:00 PM German Acadian Coast Historical & Genealgical Soc
Jul 25 Friday
7:00 PM St. Tammany Genealogical – Forensic Genealogy
Jul 31 Thursday
Pheasant Run Resort- Documenting Creole Language and Culture
Aug 9 Saturday
TBA – EMAIL Pointe de l’Eglise: Acadia Gen & Hist Society INC
Aug 23 Saturday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Wi Tenth Annual Genealogy Workshop: Italian Genealogy
Aug 24 Sunday
EMAIL for info The DeSoto Historical Society
Nov 7 Friday
9:00 AM Louisiana Cemetery Board

About Louisiana Genealogy Admin

I manage several RootsWeb mailing lists and message boards, support Louisiana Cemetery Preservation, am a former Louisiana and Mississippi librarian, have been researching genealogy of my family since 1988, and write and promote several blogs supporting either Louisiana genealogy or Louisiana cemeteries.
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