My Brick Walls
(keep checking back for more information)
ANDRONY and Joseph LANDRONY -
were they father and son?
The link is probably somewhere in the records of the town
of Riez in Provence. I recently visited this lovely little town
in the heart of lavender/honey/truffle/olive oil country. Click
on the red button or here
to see my photo album.
dit Chevalier (also called "Chevalier
Paratonnerre" by his father-in-law, J-B-M BACAS)...
why did you come to New Orleans, why were you such a scoundrel,
and where did you disappear to???
Baptiste Manuel BACAS.... "né à
Gênes (Genova) en Italie" in 1738...
what brought you to New Orleans during the time of the Spanish???
See photos of the family tomb, located
in historic St. Louis No. 1 Cemetery in N.O.
Louis Urbain (or URBAIN-) BERTHELOT...
was your father a coureur des bois from Canada or a
man of the city??? ...where in France are your roots?
Ann SMITH... (photo)
my only drop of Irish blood, my little orphan girl... did
your father die building the Canal?? ...did the Zieglers really
take you in??
/ CHIBANTE (or BONFANTE)
My Azorean ancestor - Custodio Joze de Athaide de Bettencourt
-- what did you do during your stay in Boston, where was your
son born -- Charleston or Charlestown, and was your wife's name
really Luisa CHIBANTE or was it BONFANTE?
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