Linking with the past…
Posting once a week and only about How I found your ancestors might be harder than I first thought.
Our roots are deeper than we think.
Medard Myers’ family
Medard Myers is a direct descendant of René Hébert.
So is little Germaine Lagasse.
Germaine’s mother, Alice D. Myers, is the little girl in front of her father Medard N. Myers.
She was as such a descendant of René Hébert, and she probably never learned about her Acadian roots.
In the past, there have been several articles written about the Acadians, who for a time resided in Guilford, Connecticut, but none of them have answered the question–“What are their names?”
That information can be answered, at least in part, but first; a little history is in order.
Britain had won Nova Scotia from the French in 1713, so…
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