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Yellow fever in Louisiana

My grandmother was very fond of her own grandmother Merante Aucoin Montet Gauthreaux. Apparently Merante was very kind to her, and there weren’t many people who were kind to my grandmother during her Dickensian childhood. 767 more words

DNA surprises and new theories(part 1)

I finally persuaded my distant cousin, Marion, to submit her AncestryDNA results on gedmatch a few weeks ago. We both trace our ancestry to the children of Louis SAM and Elizabeth SENET, a free person of color couple who lived in St. 399 more words

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The chair outreach was particularly successful

Those chairs! What a great group of seating choices. From the looks of the porch, I am going to assume that the Zion Community Outreach outreaches to furniture, with a particular emphasis on chairs. 14 more words