1850 U.S. Census Seventh United States Federal Census, 1850, including Slave Schedules. Viewed on line via <ancestry.com>. 1860 U.S. Census Eighth United States Federal Census, 1860, including Slave Schedules. Viewed on line via <ancestry.com>. <acadian-cajun.com> This website, hosted by south LA genealogist/historian Tim Hébert, is full of information on the Acadians & Cajuns. As of August 2010, it has a new look & added features that make it only better. (Sadly, Tim died in May 2012, but his website is still on line.) <acadian-home.org> This website, hosted by New England genealogist-extraordinaire Lucie LeBlanc Consentino, is full of information, much of it primary source material, on every aspect of Acadian history & culture. Allow yourself hours to do justice to this superb site--it is, in this author's opinion, the finest website devoted to Acadian history/genealogy on the Internet today. An especially welcome addition is a detailed chronology of Le Grand Dérangement by Paul Delaney. Acadian Memorial Located in downtown St. Martinville, LA, on the banks of the Bayou Teche, down the street from the famous Evangeline Oak, the Acadian Memorial is both a museum & a research center. The Robert Dafford Mural is the highlight of the museum on the first floor. Also there, on the opposite wall from the mural, is the famous Wall of Names, bronze tablets that list nearly every Acadian who found refuge in LA from 1764-1813 (for a list of Acadian immigrants who cannot be found on the Wall of Names, follow this link). Upstairs is the research center where visitors can trace their Acadian ancestry in the Memorial's extensive database. The Memorial's website is <acadianmemorial.org>. A prominent feature of the website is its Ensemble Encore, which includes two important essays by Dr. Carl A. Brasseaux at <acadianmemorial.org/ensemble_encore2/essays.htm>. Ensemble Encore also includes a growing & superbly-documented database on Acadian immigrants called Life Lines, which includes not only the first generation of Acadian immigrants but many of their children as well. Acadian Roots This is the website of my cousin Aline CORMIER of Moncton, NB. It includes, among other things, a copy of English Captain Nicholls's published account of the sinking of his ship Duke William & a sister ship, Violet, in the North Atlantic in Dec 1758 while deporting Acadians from Île St.-Jean to St.-Malo--one of the worst tragedies of Le Grand Dérangement. [Sadly, this website is no longer accessible.] "Against the Tide" "Against the Tide: The Story of the Cajun People of Louisiana." Video produced by Zachary Richard for LPB (Louisiana Public Broadcasting), 2000. A moving, factual depiction of Acadien/Cadien life & history from the beginning to the present; important Acadian/Cajun scholars Barry Ancelet, Shane Bernard, & Carl Brasseaux appear in the video. See <zacharyrichard.com> AGE Acadian Genealogical Exchange, published quarterly by Janet Jehn, Covington, KY. An indispensable resource for Acadian genealogy & history published by a noted expert on our people. Akins, ed., Papers Relating to the Acadian French, 1714-1755 Akins, Thomas Beamish, ed. Selections from the Documents of the Province of Nova Scotia: I. Papers Relating to the Acadian French, 1714-1755, pp. 3-243. Halifax: Charles Annand, 1869. accessed at <novascotia.ca/nsarm/virtual/deportation/default.asp?Language=English> [no longer available; see instead <https://archive.org/stream/selectionsfrompu00nova#page/n1/mode/1up>] Akins, ed., Papers Relating to the Forcible Removal of the Acadian French from Nova Scotia Akins, Thomas Beamish, ed. Selections from the Documents of the Province of Nova Scotia: II. Papers Relating to the Forcible Removal of the Acadian French from Nova Scotia, 1755-68, pp. 247-357. Halifax: Charles Annand, 1869. accessed at <novascotia.ca/nsarm/virtual/deportation/default.asp?Language=English> [no longer available] Allain, "Colbert & the Colonies" Allain, Mathé. "Colbert and the Colonies," in
The French Experience in LA, 5-30.
Allain, "Colbert's Colony Crumbles" Allain, Mathé. "Colbert's Colony Crumbles: La Salle's Voyages," in in
The French Experience in LA, 31-47.
Allain, "In Search of a Policy"
"In Search of a Policy, 1701-1731," in
The French Experience in LA, 86-105.
Allain, "Not Worth a Straw" Allain, Mathé. "Not Worth a Straw": French Colonial Policy and the Early Years of Louisiana. Lafayette: The Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1988. Allain,
"Slave Policies in French LA"
Mathé Allain, "Slave Policies in French Louisiana," in
The French Experience in LA,
Ancestry.com, Civil War Rolls
Ancestry.com. Military Records: Civil War Muster Rolls. 3 CDs. MyFamily.com, Inc., 2000. These rolls complement the CSR Index & give an individual's rank in & rank out of Confederate service.
Anderson, Crucible of War Anderson, Fred. Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War and the Fate of Empire in British North America, 1754-1766. New York: Vintage Books, 2000. Angers, Truth About Cajuns Angers, Trent. The Truth About the Cajuns. Lafayette: Acadian House Publishing, 1989. Arceneaux, D. J., Attakapas Post in 1769 Arceneaux, Donald Joseph. Attakpas Post in 1769: The First Nominal Census of Colonial Settlers in Southwest Louisiana. Baton Rouge: Claitor's Publishing, 2014. Arceneaux, D. J., "A New Look at the Initial Acadian Settlement in Attakapas" Arceneaux, Donald J. "A New Look at the Initial Acadian Settlement Location in the Attakapas." online Attakapas Gazette, 3 (2014). The author notes: This article is subject to additional revision should a “new” primary-source document (or documents) surface which would be relevant to the theory presented here. See <attakapasgazette.org/vol-3-2014/initial-acadian-settlement/>. Arceneaux, W., Acadian General Arceneaux, William. Acadian General: Alfred Mouton and the Civil War. U.S.L. History Series, No. 5. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1981. Arceneaux, W., No Spark of Malice Arceneaux, William. No Spark of Malice: The Murder of Martin Begnaud. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1999. "Colonel" A. D. Boudreaux of Scott was an important figure in the story. Arena, "Land Settlement Policies & Practices in Spanish LA"
Arena, C. Richard. "Land Settlement Policies & Practices in Spanish LA," inMcDermott, ed., The Spanish in the Mississippi Valley, 51-60.
Arnold, "The Myth of John Law's German Colony on the Arkansas" Arnold, Morris. S. "The Myth of John Law's German Colony on the Arkansas," in
The French Experience in LA, 148-52.
Arsenault, Généalogie Arsenault, Bona. Historie et Généalogie des Acadiens, 3rd ed. 6 vols. Carleton, QE: Television de la
Baie des Chaleurs, 1988. In French; once the standard genealogy of the Acadian people, it has been superseded by White's DGFA-1; Arsenault's work should always be used with caution.
Arsenault, History Arsenault, Bona. History of the Acadians. Carleton, QE: Television de la Baie des Chaleurs, 1988. This is an English translation; like Dudley LeBlanc's work, it is sentimentalized & not well documented but still important. Baker, N., Braddock's Road Baker, Norman L. Braddock's Road: Mapping the British Expeditions from Alexandria to the Monongahela. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2013. Baker, V., & Kreamer, eds., LA Tapestry Baker, Vaughan B., & Kreamer, Jean T., eds. Louisiana Tapestry: The Ethnic Weave of St. Landry Parish. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, USL, 1983. Balvay, "The French & the Natchez" Balvay, Arnaud. "The French and the Natchez: A Failed Encounter," in Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America, 139-58. Bartlett, Military Record of LA
Bartlett, Napier. Military Record of Louisiana, Including Biographical and Historical Papers Relating to
the Military Organizations of the State. Foreword by T. Harry Williams. New Orleans: L. Graham & Co., 1875; reprint ed., Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1992. The pagination in the work is haphazard, so page numbers in the references and endnotes are not precise.
Baudier, The Catholic Church in LA Baudier, [Joseph] Roger. The Catholic Church in Louisiana. New Orleans: 1939; reprint ed., Louisiana Library Association Public Library Section, 1972. Dated, but still incomparable in its coverage of the subject. Beerman & Din, "Victory on the Mississippi, 1779" Beerman, Eric, transl. by Glbert C. Din. "Victory on the Mississippi, 1779." in Din, ed., The Spanish Presence in LA, 192-202. Beers, French & Spanish Records of LA Beer, Henry Putney. The French and Spanish Records of Louisiana: A Bibliographical Guide to Archive and Manuscript Sources. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1980. Accessed on line. Bemis, "Pinckney's Treaty" Bemis, Samuel Flagg. "Pinckney's Treaty: America's Advantage From Europe's Distress, 1783-1800," in Din, ed., The Spanish Presence in LA, 28-39. Bergerie, They Tasted Bayou Water Bergerie, Maurine. They Tasted Bayou Water: A Brief History of Iberia Parish. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Company, 2000. Bergeron, "Free Men of Color in Grey" Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. “Free Men of Color in Grey.” Civil War History 32 (1986): 247-55. This article also can be found in Hewitt & Bergeron, Louisianians in the Civil War, 100-19. Bergeron, LA Confed. Units
Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units, 1861-1865. Baton Rouge &
London: Louisiana State University Press, 1989.
This is an essential secondary source for anyone who studies the role of Louisiana in the War Between the States.
Bergeron, "LA Confeds. in a Texas Unit" Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. "Louisiana Confederates in a Texas Military Unit." Typescript. No date. Received from Dr. Bergeron, February 1997. Bergeron, "Yellow Jackets" Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. "The Yellow Jackets: The 10th Louisiana Infantry Battalion." Civil War Regiments 3 (1993): 1-30. This article also can be found in Hewitt & Bergeron, Louisianians in the Civil War, pp. 50-71. Bernard, "André Massé"
Bernard, Shane K. "The Elusive André Massé, Pioneer of the Attakapas," & "More on the Elusive André Massé, Early Settler of the Attakapas," in
Bayou Teche Dispatches, 21 Feb 2001, 14 Dec 2011, 20 Oct 2012, at<cajunculture.com>.
Bernard, "Debunking the Alleged Origin of the Word 'Coonass'"
Bernard, Shane K. "Debunking the Alleged Origin of the Word 'Coonass,'" in
Bayou Teche Dispatches, 5 Aug 2010, at<cajunculture.com>.
Bernard, The Cajuns Bernard, Shane K. The Cajuns: Americanization of a People. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2003. This is the vade mecum for anyone interested in the Cajun experience during the twentieth century. Bernard, Cajuns & Their Acadian Ancestors Bernard, Shane K. Cajuns and their Acadian Ancestors: A Young Reader's History. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2008. Bernard, "The Grevembergs"
Bernard, Shane K. "The Grevembergs, Early Cattle Ranchers of the Attakapas," in
Bayou Teche Dispatches, 14 May 2011, at<cajunculture.com>.
Bernard, "La Pointe de Repos"
Bernard, Shane K. "La Pointe de Repos--Early Acadian Settlement Site along the Teche," in
Bayou Teche Dispatches, 3 Sep 2011, at<cajunculture.com>.
"A Snake, a Worm, & a Dead End"
Bernard, Shane K.
"A Snake, a Worm, and a Dead End: In Search of the Meaning of 'Teche,'" in Bayou Teche Dispatches,
30 Jan 2013,
Bernard, Teche Bernard, Shane K. Teche: A History of Louisiana's Most Famous Bayou. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2016. Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France Biggar, H[enry]. P[ercival]. The Early Trading Companies of New France: A Contribution to the History of Commerce and Discovery in North America. Toronto: University of Toronto Library, 1901. Block, "Calcasieu Jayhawkers" Block, W. T. "Calcasieu Parish, LA: Hotbed of the Civil War Jayhawkers." <wtblock.com/wtblockjr> Bogues, "Theorizing About Caribbean Society" Bogues, Anthony. "Theorizing About Caribbean Society: From Plantation Society to the Post-Colony and Creolité", in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 221-31. Bolton, TX in the Middle 18th Century Bolton, Hubert Eugene. Texas in the Middle Eighteenth Century: Studies in Spanish Colonial History and Administration. Volume 3 of University of California Publications in History. Berkeley, University of California Press, 1911. Booth, LA Confed. Soldiers
Booth, Andrew B., comp. Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands. 4 books in 3 vols. Spartanburg, SC: Reprint Co., 1984.
Though flawed & incomplete, this remains the most valuable source for Louisiana soldiers who served the Confederacy.
Bourgeois, Cabanocey Bourgeois, Lillian C. Cabanocey: The History, Customs and Folklore of St. James Parish. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co., 1957. Bragg, LA in the Confederacy Bragg, Jefferson Davis. Louisiana in the Confederacy. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1941, 1969. Brasseaux, Acadian to Cajun
Brasseaux, Carl A. Acadian to Cajun: Transformation of a People, 1803-1877. Jackson & London:
University Press of Mississippi, 1992.
This is the sequel to Dr. Brasseaux's incomparable study of the early Acadian/Cajun experience.
Brasseaux, Foreign French Brasseaux, Carl A. The "Foreign French": Nineteenth-Century French Immigration into Louisiana. 3 vols. Lafayette, LA: The Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwest Louisiana, 1990-93. Volume 1 covers 1820-29, volume 3 1840-48, & volume 3 1849-52. Brasseaux, Foucault and the Rebellion of 1768 Brasseaux, Carl A. Denis-Nicolas Foucault and the New Orleans Rebellion of 1768. Ruston, LA: Department of History, Louisiana Tech, 1987. Brasseaux, Founding of New Acadia Brasseaux, Carl A. The Founding of New Acadia: The Beginnings of Acadian Life in Louisiana, 1765-1803. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1987. Acadian/Cajun scholarship does not get any better than this. Brasseaux, French, Cajun, Creole, Houma Brasseaux, Carl A. French, Cajun, Creole, Houma: A Primer on Francophone Louisiana. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2005. Brasseaux, "'Grand Texas'" Brasseaux, Carl A. "'Grand Texas': The Cajun Migration to Texas," in Lagarde, ed., The French in Texas, 273-86 Brasseaux, In Search of Evangeline Brasseaux, Carl A. In Search of Evangeline: Birth and Evolution of the Evangeline Myth. Thibodaux, LA: Blue Heron Press, 1988. Brasseaux, ed., Quest for the Promised Land Brasseaux, Carl A., ed. Quest for the Promised Land: Official Correspondence Relating to the First Acadian Migration to Louisiana, 1764-1769. Lafayette, LA: The Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwest Louisiana, 1989. Brasseaux, "Scattered to the Wind" Brasseaux, Carl A. "Scattered to the Wind": Dispersal and Wanderings of the Acadians, 1755-1809. Lafayette, LA: The Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwest Louisiana, 1991. Brasseaux & Fontenot, Steamboats on Louisiana's Bayous Brasseaux, Carl A., and Fontenot, Keith P. Steamboats on Louisiana's Bayous: A History and Directory. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2004. Typical of Brasseaux's work, this is the final word on the subject. Braud, From Nantes to LA Braud, Gerard-Marc. From Nantes to Louisiana: In 1785, 1,600 Acadians Leave the Old Continent, Their Destination New Orleans: The History of Acadia, the Odyssey of an Exile People. Translated by Julie Fontenot Landry. Lafayette, LA: La Rainette, 1999. An English-language edition of a recent study of the Acadian exiles in France, it does not supersede Oscar Winzerling's classic account of the 7 Ships' expeditions, but it does supplement that work. BRDR Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge. Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records. 21 vols. to date. Baton Rouge: Department of Archives, Diocese of Baton Rouge, 1978-. This is another indispensable resource for Acadian births, baptisms, marriages, deaths, & burials. <breauxbridgelive.com> Official website of the city of Breaux Bridge, LA, Crawfish Capital of the World Brebner, Canada Brebner, J. Bartlet. Canada: A Modern History. New ed. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1970. Brooks & Jones, 10th LA Infantry Brooks, Thomas Walter, and Jones, Michael Dan. Lee's Foreign Legion: A History of the 10th Louisiana Infantry. Gravenhurst, Ontario: Watts Printing, 1995. Brown, "French-Indian Interaction in Lower LA" Brown, Ian W. "Certain Aspects of French-Indian Interaction in Lower Louisiane," in Walthall & Emerson, ed., Calumet & Fleur-de-Lys, 17-34. Bruce & Gipson, Cajun-English Dictionary/Phrasebook Bruce, Clint, & Gipson, Jennifer. Cajun French-English English-Cajun French Dictionary & Phrasebook. New York: Hippocrene Books, 2002. Bunnell, French & Native North American Marriages Bunnell, Paul J. French and Native North American Marriages, 1600-1800. Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, 2007. Burton & Smith, Colonial Natchitoches Burton, H. Sophie, and Smith, F. Todd. Colonial Natchitoches: A Creole Community on the Louisiana-Texas Frontier. No. 29, Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series in the West and Southwest. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2008. Butler, "The Atakapas Indians" Butler, Joseph T., Jr. "The Atakapas Indians: Cannibals of Louisiana." Louisiana History 9 (1970): 167-76. Cable, Creoles & Cajuns Cable, George W. Creoles and Cajuns: Stories of Old Louisiana by George W. Cable. Ed. by Arlin Turner. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1959. <cajunculture.com> Cajun historian Shane Bernard's website offers interesting insights into South Louisiana culture. Especially interesting are his episodes of Sur le Teche: Exploring the Bayou by Canoe. <thecajuns.com> This website, hosted by Stanley LeBlanc, contains information on the history & genealogy of the Acadians/Cajuns. Campanella, Bienville's Dilemma Campanella, Richard. Bienville's Dilemma: A Historical Geography of New Orleans. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2008. Campanella, "Sagamité" Campanella, Richard. "Geography of a Food, or Geography of a Word? The Curious Cultural Diffusion of Sagamité." Louisiana History 54 (2013): 465-76. Canadian Archives 1905, 2A, 2B Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905 in Three Volumes..., vol. 2 in 2 pts., A & B. Ottawa: S. E. Dawson, 1906. "Census for Ile Royale by Sr de la Rocque" Found in <acadian-home.org>, Maureen McNeil's transcription of Sep 2000 is taken from "Tour of Inspection Made by the Sieur De La Roque," Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905 in Three Volumes..., vol. 2 (pt. 1, appx. A): 3-76. Ottawa: S. E. Dawson, 1906. McNeil's transcription concentrates on De La Roque's census, forgoing many of the details of the sieur's survey found in Canadian Archives 1905, 2A. Chartand, Forts of New France: Northeast America Chartrand, René. The Forts of New France in Northeast America, 1600-1763. Illustrated by Brian Delf. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing, Ltd., 2008. Chartrand, Forts of New France: Great Lakes, Plains, & Gulf Coast Chartrand, René. The Forts of New France: The Great Lakes, the Plains and the Gulf Coast, 1600-1763. Illustrated by Brian Delf. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing Ltd., 2010. Chartrand, French Fortresses in North America Chartrand, René. French Fortresses in North America, 1535-1763: Québec, Montréal, Louisbourg and New Orleans. Illustrated by Donato Spedaliere. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing Ltd., 2005. Cherubini, "The Peasant & Agriculture" Cherubini, Giovanni. "The Peasant and Agriculture," in Le Goff, ed., Medieval World, 113-37. Chiasson, Island of Seven Cities Chiasson, Paul. The Island of Seven Cities: Where the Chinese Settled When They Discovered America. New York: St. Martin's Griffin Press, 2006. Valuable, at least, for information on Cape Breton Island. <cityofnewiberia.com> Official website of the city of New Iberia, LA, which calls itself "the Queen City of Bayou Teche." Clark, A. H., Acadia Clark, Andrew Hill. Acadia: The Geography of Early Nova Scotia to 1760. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1968. Despite the title, this is much more than a "geography." There is also a lot of good history here, solidly researched & well written for such a technical study. Clark, J. G., "New Orleans: Its First Century of Economic Development" Clark, John G. "New Orleans: Its First Century of Economic Development." Louisiana History 10 (1969): 35-47. Coco, Gettysburg's Confed. Dead Coco, Gregory A. Gettysburg's Confederate Dead. Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Publications, 2003. Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. <bartleby.com> Comeaux, "Coonass: Diffusion & Probable Origin" Comeaux, Malcolm L. "Coonass: Diffusion and Probable Origin." Louisiana History 56 (2015): 199-219. Conrad, ed., The Cajuns
Conrad, Glenn R., ed. The Cajuns: Essays on Their History and Culture, 3rd ed. U.S.L Series, No. 11.
Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1983.
Also cited by individual articles.
Conrad, "Alsatian Emigration to LA" Conrad, Glenn R. "Alsatian Emigration to Louisiana, 1753-1759" in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 163-73. Conrad, Attakapas Domesday Book Conrad, Glenn R. Land Records of the Attakapas District: Volume 1: The Attakapas Domesday Book: Land Grants, Claims and Confirmations in the Attakapas District, 1764-1826. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1990. Conrad, First Families of LA Conrad, Glenn R., transl. The First Families of Louisiana. 2 vols. Baton Rouge: Claitor's Publishing Division, 1970. Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA Conrad, Glenn R., ed. The French Experience in Louisiana; The Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Series in Louisiana History, volume 1. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1995. Also cited by individual articles. Conrad, "German Settlers in LA" Conrad, Glenn R. "German Settlers in Louisiana,"
Conrad, ed., Readings in LA History Conrad, Glenn R., gen. ed. Readings in Louisiana History. New Orleans: The Louisiana Historical Association, 1978. An invaluable source for any aspect of the state's history. Cowan & McGuire, LA Governors Cowan, Walter Greaves, & McGuire, Jack B. Louisiana Governors: Rulers, Rascals, and Reformers. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2008. Crisler, "Bayou Teche" Crisler, Robert M. "Bayou Teche," in in Davis, E. A., ed., Rivers & Bayous of LA, 106-12. Crouse, Lemoyne d'Iberville Crouse, Nellis M. Lemoyne d'Iberville: Soldier of New France. Introduction by Daniel H. Usner, Jr. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1954, 2001. Crute, Units of the C.S. Army Crute, Joseph H., Jr. Units of the Confederate States Army. Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books, 1987. CSRC Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group 109, National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, DC. CSRCs for Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Louisiana can be found in Microcopy 320, Rolls 1-414, the Index in Microcopy 378. Index to CSRCs also can be found on a searchable CD issued by Broadfoot Publishing Company, Wilmington, NC, which was used in this project. Cummins, "Across the Sabine" Cummins, Light Townsend. "Across the Sabine: The Stephen F. Austin Family in Spanish and Antebellum Louisiana." Louisiana History 55 (2014): 389-408. DAB Malone, Dumas, ed. Dictionary of American Biography. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934, 1962. Vol. 7:295: "Alexander Mouton" by Eugene M. Violette Daigle, Dictionary of the Cajun Language Daigle, Rev. Jules O. A Dictionary of the Cajun Language. Ann Arbor, MI: Edwards Brothers, 1984.
Dartez, Genealogy Dartez, Whitney. Genealogy. <wdartez.com> Davis, E. A., ed., Rivers & Bayous of LA Davis, Edwin Adams, ed. The Rivers and Bayous of Louisiana. Baton Rouge: LA Education Research Association, 1968. Also cited by individual articles. Davis, S. A., Mi'kmaq Davis, Stephen A. People of the Maritimes: Mi'kmaq. Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing Ltd., 1997. Davis, W. C., The Pirates Laffite Davis, William C. The Pirates Laffite: The Treacherous World of the Corsairs of the Gulf. New York: Harcourt, Inc., 2005. Dawdy, Devil's Empire Dawdy, Shannon Lee. Building the Devil's Empire: French Colonial New Orleans. Chicago & London: The University of Chicago Press, 2008. DCB Dictionary of Canadian Biography. There is an online version of this valuable, multi-volume secondary source at <biographi.ca>. Deans, The River Where America Began Deans, Bob. The River Where America Began: A Journey Along the James. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2007. Despite its lack of footnotes, this is an extraordinarily-well-written, competently-researched history of Anglo America's birthplace. Debien, "The Acadians in Saint-Domingue" Debien, Gabriel. "The Acadians in Santo Domingo: 1764-1789," transl. by Glenn R. Conrad, in Conrad, ed., The Cajuns, 19-78. De Cauna, "Creole/Creolism/Creolization/Créolité" De Cauna, Jacques. "Creole/Creolism/Creolization/Créolité," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 173-75. Delaney, "Chronology of the Deportations" Delaney, Paul. "The Chronology of the Deportations and Migrations of the Acadians, 1755-1816." On website <acadian-home.org>. De La Roque "Tour of Inspection," Canadian Archives 1905, 2A "Tour of Inspection Made by the Sieur De La Roque" in Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905 in Three Volumes..., vol. 2 in 2 pts. (A & B). Ottawa: S. E. Dawson, 1906. 2A: 3-172. Index of family heads, including settlement, in 2A:167-72. D'Entremont, "Barbe Bajolet & Her Three Marriages" D'Entremont, Clarence. "Barbe Bajolet and Her Three Marriages." AGE, May 2012, 50-52. D'Entremont, "Origin of the Acadians" D'Entremont, Clarence. "The Origin of the Acadians." AGE, October 2003, 66-68; May 2004, 31-32. De Quesada, Spanish Colonial Fortifications in North America De Quesada, Alejandro. Spanish Colonial Fortifications in North America, 1565-1822. Westminster, MD: Osprey Publishing Ltd., 2010. De Ville, Acadian Church Records De Ville, Winston. Acadian Church Records, 1679-1757: Being a Compilation of Miscellaneous Baptismal, Marriage, and Funeral Records from Beaubassin, Rivière St. Jean, Mines, Missions in New Brunswick, and the Parish Churches of Ste. Famille de Pabok, Baie des Chaleurs, Grande Rivière, and Other Places in Acadia and the Gaspe Peninsula. Ville Platte, LA: privately reprinted, 1993. De Ville, Acadian Coast, 1779 De Ville, Winston. The Acadian Coast in 1779: Settlers of Cabanocey and La Fourche in the Spanish Province of Louisiana During the American Revolution. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1993. De Ville, Attakapas Post Census, 1771 De Ville, Winston. Attakapas Post: The Census of 1771. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1986. De Ville, "The De Ville Family" De Ville, Winston. "The De Ville Family of Switzerland, South Carolina, and Louisiana." La Voix des Prairies (Evangeline Genealogical and Historical Society), April 1982, 36-37. De Ville, French Troops in LA, 1745 De Ville, Winston. French Troops in the Mississippi Valley and on the Gulf Coast: 1745. Introduction by Bill Barron. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1986. De Ville, Gulf Coast Colonials De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials: A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Introduction by James Daniel Hardy, Jr. Private printed, 1968; reprint ed., Baltimore: Clearfiled Co., 1999. De Ville, Loppinot Papers De Ville, Winston, ed. and translator. The Loppinot Papers, 1687-1710: Genealogical Abstracts of the Earliest Notarial Records for the Province of Acadia. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1991. DeVille, LA Soldiers in the American Revolution De Ville, Winston, ed. Louisiana Soldiers in the American Revolution. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1991. De Ville, LA Troops 1720-1770 De Ville, Winston. Louisiana Troops 1720-1770. Privately printed, 1965; reprint ed., Baltimore: Clearfield Co., 1999. De Ville, Mississippi Valley Mélange, 1 De Ville, Winston. Mississippi Valley Mélange, Volume One: A Collection of Notes and Documents for the Genealogy and History of the Province of Louisiana and the Territory of Orleans. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1995. The 1774 Opelousas census is on pp. 38-42. De Ville, Mississippi Valley Mélange, 2 De Ville, Winston. Mississippi Valley Mélange, Volume Two: A Collection of Notes and Documents for the Genealogy and History of the Province of Louisiana and the Territory of Orleans. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1996. De Ville, Opelousas History De Ville, Winston. Opelousas: The History of a French and Spanish Military Post in America, 1716-1803. n.p.: privately printed, 1973. De Ville, Opelousas Post Census, 1771 De Ville, Winston. Opelousas Post: The Census of 1771. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1986. De Ville, Ste. Catherine Colonists, 1719-20 De Ville, Winston. The Ste. Catherine Colonists, 1719-1720: Early Settlers of Natchez and Pointe Coupée in the French Province of Louisiana. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1991. De Ville, St. Gabriel Census, 1777 De Ville, Winston. St. Gabriel Settlers: The 1777 Census of Iberville District in the Province of Louisiana. Introduction by James J. Pastorek. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1987. De Ville, St. James Census, 1777 De Ville, Winston. The Parish of St. James in the Province of Louisiana: Abstracts from the Spanish Census of 1777. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1987. De Ville, Southwest LA Families, 1777 De Ville, Winston. Southwest Louisiana Families in 1777: Census Records of Attakapas and Opelousas Posts. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1987. De Ville, Southwest LA Families, 1785 De Ville, Winston. Southwest Louisiana Families in 1785: The Spanish Census of the Posts of Attakapas and Opelousas. Ville Platte, LA: privately printed, 1991. Dewulf, "From Moors to Indians" Dewulf, Jeroen. "From Moors to Indians: The Mardi Gras Indians and the Three Transformations of St. James." Louisiana History 56 (2015): 5-41. Diggins, On Hallowed Ground Diggins, John Patrick. On Hallowed Ground: Abraham Lincoln and the Foundations of American History. New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2000. Din, Canary Islanders of LA Din, Gilbert C. The Canary Islanders of Louisiana. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1988. A well-written, thoroughly-researched history of this important South Louisiana ethnic group. Din, "Empires Too Far" Din, Gilbert C. "Empires Too Far: The Demographic Limitations of Three Imperial Powers in the Eighteenth-Century Mississippi Valley." Louisiana History 50 (2009): 261-92. Din, Populating the Barrera Din, Gilbert C. Populating the Barrera: Spanish Immigration Efforts in Colonial Louisiana. Lafayette, LA: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 2014. Din, ed., The Spanish Presence in LA Din, Gilbert C., ed. The Spanish Presence in Louisiana, 1763-1803; The Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Series in Louisiana History, volume 2. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1996. Also cited by individual articles. Din, "Spain's Immigration Policy in LA"
Din, Gilbert C. "Spain's Immigration Policy in Louisiana and the American Penetration, 1792-1803," inDin
The Spanish Presence in LA,
Dixon, "Who Owned Last Island?" Dixon, Bill. "Who Owned Last Island? Solving a Centuries-Old Louisiana Puzzle." Louisiana History 56 (2015): 414-70. DLB Conrad, Glenn R., ed. Dictionary of Louisiana Biography. New Orleans: The Louisiana Historical Association, 1988. This work is in 2 volumes, but the pages are numbered consecutively through both volumes. Dormon, Cajuns
Dormon, James H. The People Called Cajuns: An Introduction to an Ethnohistory. Lafayette, LA: The
Center for Louisiana Studies, 1983.
A very important study of the transformation of the Acadians into Cajuns during the nineteenth century; a good companion to Carl Brasseaux's work.
Drake, Border Wars Drake, Samuel Adams. The Border Wars of New England, Commonly Called King William's and Queen Anne's Wars. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910. Old but still solid, & biased in favor of the English of course. Dugas, "An Immigrants' Journey" Dugas, Kathy. "An Immigrants' Journey to Wealth and Power: The Story of François-Xavier Martin." Louisiana History, 50 (2009): 321-40. Eakins, "The Atchafalaya" Eakins, Sue Lyles, "The Atchafalaya," in Davis, E. A., ed., Rivers & Bayous of LA, 113-20. Eccles, Canadian Frontier Eccles, W. J. The Canadian Frontier, 1534-1760. Revised ed. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1969, 1983. Eckberg, French Roots in the IL Country Eckberg, Carl J. French Roots in the Illinois Country: The Mississippi Frontier in Colonial Times. Urbana & Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1998. Ellis, "The Tunicas in the Eighteenth Century" Ellis, Elizabeth. "Petite Nation with Powerful Networks: The Tunicas in the Eighteenth Century." Louisiana History 58 (2017): 133-78. Encyclopedia of Cajun Culture Encyclopedia of Cajun Culture. Whatever you want to know about the Cajuns is right here, cheres. Encyclopedia of World History The Encyclopedia of World History. 2001. <bartleby.com> Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America Engelbert, Robert, and Teasdale, Guillaume, eds. French and Indians in the Heart of North America, 1630-1815. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2013. Also cited by individual articles. Ermus, "Reduced to Ashes" Ermus, Cindy. "Reduced to Ashes: The Good Friday Fire of 1788 in Spanish Colonial New Orleans." Louisiana History 54 (2013): 292-331. Erskine, Nova Scotia Erskine, John S. The French Period in Nova Scotia, A.D. 1500-1758 and Present
Remains: A Historical, Archeological and Botanical Survey.Wolfville, NS: n.p., 1975.
Ethnicity Ray, Celeste, vol. ed. The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Volume 6: Ethnicity. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2007. Faber, Land of Dreams Faber, Eberhard L. Building the Land of Dreams: New Orleans and the Transformation of Early America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2016. Faber, "Passion of the Prefect" Faber, Eberhard L. "The Passion of the Prefect: Pierre Clément De Laussat, 1803 New Orleans, and the Bonapartist Louisiana That Never Was." Louisiana History 54 (2013): 261-91. Faragher, A Great & Noble Scheme Faragher, John Mack. A Great and Noble Scheme: The Tragic Story of the Expulsion of the French Acadians from Their American Homeland. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2005. A thoroughly researched & superbly written history of the Acadian Expulsion that includes a detailed background of Acadian history. Faulkner & Faulkner, The French at Pentagoet Faulkner, Alaric, & Faulkner, Gretchen Fearon. The French at Pentagoet, 1635-1674. Augusta, ME: The Maine Historic Preservation Commission, 1987. Fausz, Founding of St. Louis Fausz, J. Frederick. Founding of St. Louis: First City of the New West. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2011. Fernández-Arnesto, Pathfinders Fernández-Armesto, Felipe. Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration. New York & London: W.W. Norton & Co., 2006. Fischer, Champlain's Dream Fischer, David Hackett. Champlain's Dream. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2008. Flags of the Confederacy Cannon, Devereaux D., Jr. Flags of the Confederacy. Follett, The Sugar Masters Follett, Richard. The Sugar Masters: Planters and Slaves in Louisiana's Cane World, 1820-1860. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2005. Foret, "Failure of Administration" Foret, Michael J. "The Failure of Administration: The Chickasaw Campaign of 1739-1740," in
The French Experience in LA, 313-21.
Foret, "War or Peace?" Foret, Michael J. "War or Peace? Louisiana, the Choctaws, and the Chickasaws, 1733-1735," in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 296-312. "Fort Cumberland, 24 Aug 1763" "List of Acadian Prisoners at Fort Cumberland as of August 24, 1763." PDF provided by Stanley LeBlanc. "Fort Edward, 1761-62" "Acadian Prisoners, 1761-1762 at Ft. Edward, Pisiguit." PDF provided by Stanley LeBlanc. Fortier, Louisiana Fortier, Alcée. A History of Louisiana. 5 vols. Paris & New York: Manzi, Joyant & Co., 1904. This is the third of the triumvirate of classic LA histories. Vol. 1 of the edition reprinted by Claitor's Book Store, Baton Rouge, in 1966, used here, ends at page 268. The edition also contains, on pages 271-346, a lengthy commentary entitled "Early Explorers and the Domination of the French, 1512-1768," by Jo Ann Carrigan of the History Department, Louisiana State University. Fortier, Louisiana: Sketches Fortier, Alcée, ed. Louisiana: Comprising Sketches of Parishes, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons, Arranged in Cyclopedic Form. Century Historical Association, 1914. Accessed on line at <files.usgwarchives.net>. Frazier, Blood on the Bayou Frazier, Donald S. Blood On the Bayou: Vicksburg, Port Hudson, and the Trans-Mississippi. Buffalo Gap, TX: State House Press, 2015. The third volume in Frazier's Louisiana Quadrille. Frederick, "In Defense of Crown & Colony" Frederick, Julia. "In Defense of Crown and Colony: Luis de Unzaga and Spanish Louisiana." Louisiana History 49 (2008): 389-422. Galán, "Los Adaes" Galán, Francis Xavier. "Presidio Los Adaes: Worship, Kinship, and Commerce with French Natchitoches on the Spanish-Franco-Caddo Borderlands, 1721-1773." Louisiana History 49 (2008): 191-208. Gannon, 6th LA Volunteers Gannon, James P. Irish Rebels, Confederate Tigers: The 6th Louisiana Volunteers, 1861-1865. Campbell, CA: Savas Publishing Co., 1998. Ganong, Champlain's Island Ganong, William Francis. Champlain's Island: An Expanded Edition of Ste. Croix (Dochet) Island. Saint John, N.B.: New Brunswick Museum/Musée du Nouveau-Brunswick, 2003. This is a revised, expanded version of a work first published in 1902 by a leading Canadian historian. Gayarré, Louisiana Gayarré, Charles [Étienne Arthur]. History of Louisiana, with City and Topographical Maps of the State, Ancient and Modern, with a Biography of the Author by Grace King, Bibliography by Wm. Beer, Librarian New Orleans Public Library, Together with an Exhaustive Index. 5th ed. Introduction by E. M. Socola. 4 vols. New Orleans: F. F. Hansell & Bro., 1903; reprint ed., Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co., 1965. Written in the late 1840s & early 1850s, this second of the triumvirate of classic LA histories from the 19th and early 20th centuries, especially in its earlier volumes, is at times more poetry than history. Giraud, Company of the Indies Giraud, Marcel. A History of French Louisiana: Volume 5: The Company of the Indies, 1723-1731. Translated by Brian Pearce. Baton Rouge & London: LSU Press, 1987, 1991. Giraud's work supersedes F.-X. Martin, Gayarré, Fortier, & other classic histories of LA's earliest years. The French-language eds. of Giraud's work were published in 5 vols. The English translations, used here, consist of only 3 of those volumes & are cited separately under their vol. titles. Giraud, "German Emigration"
Marcel Giraud, trans. & ed. by Glen Conrad, "German Emigration," in Conrad, ed.,
The French Experience in LA, 136-47.
Giraud, Reign of Louis XIV Giraud, Marcel. A History of French Louisiana: Volume 1: The Reign of Louis XIV, 1698-1715. Translated by Joseph C. Lambert. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1953, 1974. Giraud, Years of Transition Giraud, Marcel. A History of French Louisiana. Volume 2: Years of Transition, 1715-1717. Translated by Brian Pearce. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1958, 1993. Green, LA 1860 Agricultural Census, Green, Linda L. Louisiana 1860 Agricultural Census Volume 1. n.p: Willow Bend Books, 2003. Grenier, J., Far Reaches of Empire Grenier, John. The Far Reaches of Empire: War in Nova Scotia, 1710-1760. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. Greer, People of New France Greer, Allan. The People of New France. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997. Although this work concentrates on the Canadian experience, it does not neglect the Acadians. Griffin, Attakapas Country Griffin, Harry Lewis. The Attakapas Country: A History of Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. reprint ed., Gretna, LA: Firebird Press, 1999. Originally published in 1959 by the dean of history at SLI, now ULL, in Lafayette, this history is dated but still valuable. Griffin was married to a Mouton, so the many contributions of that family are highlighted in this work, including family legends. Griffiths, "Acadians in Exile" Griffiths, Naomi. "Acadians in Exile: The Experiences of the Acadian in the British Seaports." Acadiensis 4 (1974): 68-84. Griffiths, From Migrant to Acadian Griffiths, N.E.S. From Migrant to Acadian: A North American Border People, 1604-1755. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005. This masterpiece of one of the best historians of the Acadian experience supersedes everything that has been written about the history of Acadia from the beginning to the Expulsion. Grisamore, Reminiscences Grisamore, Silas T. The Civil War Reminiscences of Major Silas T. Grisamore, C.S.A. Ed. with Intro. by Arthur W. Bergeron, Jr. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1993. Groom, Patriotic Fire Groom, Winston. Patriotic Fire: Andrew Jackson and Jean Lafitte at the Battle of New Orleans. New York: Vintage Books, 2006. A popular history by the author of Forrest Gump. Guidry, "Guédrys Exiled to North Carolina" Guidry, Martin ("Marty"). "New Research Reveals Guédry's Exiled to North Carolina." The Guédry-Labine Family website. This well-researched article includes information on other families as well, including Boutin, Lejeune, & Trahan. Haarman, "The Spanish Conquest of British West FL"
Haarmann, Albert W. "The Spanish Conquest of British West Florida, 1779-1781," in Din, ed.,
The Spanish Presence in LA, 203-18.
Hall, G. M., Africans in Colonial LA Hall, Gwendolyn Midlo. Africans in Colonial Louisiana: The Development of Afro-Creole Culture in the Eigteenth Century. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1992. Hall, W., 26th LA Infantry
Hall, Winchester. The Story of the 26th Louisiana Infantry, in the Service of the Confederate States…. n.p.: n.d. [1890?]; reprint ed., Gaithersburg, MD: Butternut Press, 1984.
Hardcastle, "Swiss Mercenary Soldiers in the Service of LA"
Hardcastle, David. "Swiss Mercenary Soldiers in the Service of France in Louisiana,"
The French Experience in LA, 368-77.
"The Transportation of Convicts to Colonial LA"
Hardy, Jr., James D., Jr. "The Transportation of Convicts to Colonial Louisiana," in
Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 115-24.
Hauck, Bienville Hauck, Philomena. Bienville: Father of Louisiana. Lafayette: The Center for Louisiana Studies, 1998. A balanced work by an Alberta librarian who eschews hagiography. Havard, "'Protection' & 'Unequal Alliance'" Havard, Gilles. "Protection' and "Unequal Alliance'": The French Conception of Sovereignty over Indians in New France," in Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America, 113-37. Haynes, The Forgotten Battle Haynes, Mark. The Forgotten Battle: A History of the Acadians of Canso/Chedabouctou. 2nd ed. Victoria, BC: Trafford Publishing, 2007. Hearn, Capture of New Orleans 1862 Hearn, Chester G. The Capture of New Orleans 1862. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. Hébert, D., Acadians in Exile Hébert, Rev. Donald J. Acadians in Exile. Cecilia, LA: Hebert Publications, 1980. This is an important supplement to Robichaux's works on the Acadians in France and other histories of Le Grand Dérangement. Hébert, D., Acadian Families in Exile 1785 Hébert, Rev. Donald J. Acadian Families in Exile - 1785, and (Part Two) Exiled Acadians - An Index. Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1995. This is the most complete, and annotated, list of the Seven Ships passengers of 1785. Hébert, D., LA Families in Southeast TX Hébert, Rev. Donald J. Louisiana Families in Southeast Texas (1840s-1940s): Selected Genealogical Records of Louisiana and Acadian Families from Southeast Texas Church and Civil Archives. Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1999. Hébert, D., South LA Records
Hébert, Rev. Donald J. South Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Lafourche—Terrebonne Parishes. 12 vols. to date. Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1978-.
Hébert, D., Southwest LA Records
Hébert, Rev. Donald J. Southwest Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records. 48 vols. to date. Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1974-. The CD version of this record (SWLR CD 101, 1750-1900) also was used to locate specific records in this valuable resource.
Hébert, T., Acadian-Cajun Atlas Hébert, Timothy. Acadian-Cajun Atlas. Privately printed, 2003. Hébert, T., Acadian-Cajun Genealogy
Hébert, Timothy. Acadian-Cajun Genealogy: Step by Step. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies,
University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1993.
Hewitt & Bergeron, Louisianians in the Civil War Hewitt, Lawrence Lee, & Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr., eds. Louisianians in the Civil War. Columbia & London: University of Missouri Press, 2002. Especially important to the study of the Acadians in Gray are Art Bergeron's articles, "Yellow Jackets Battalion," 50-71; "Louisiana's Free Men of Color in Gray," 100-19; & "The Generalship of Alfred Mouton," 175-84. Higginbotham, "The Chaumont Concession"
Higginbotham, Jay. "The Chaumont Concession: A French Plantation on the Pascagoula," in
Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 578-84.
Higginbotham, Old Mobile Higginbotham, Jay. Old Mobile: Fort Louis de Louisiane, 1702-1711. Tuscaloosa & London: The University of Alabama Press, 1977. A detailed, thoroughly documented history of one of the oldest French settlements on the Gulf Coast--the birthplace of French LA. Historical Atlas of Canada, 1 Harris, R. Cole, ed., Geoffrey J. Matthews, cartographer. Historical Atlas of Canada: Volume 1, From the Beginning to 1800. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. This is the standard here for the spelling of all Acadian/Canadian place names, both historical & modern. Hodson, Acadian Diaspora Hodson, Christopher. The Acadian Diaspora: An Eighteenth-Century History. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. Here is the full, scholarly work on Le Grand Dérangement we've been waiting for! Hoffman, Cabot to Cartier Hoffman, Bernard G. Cabot to Cartier: Sources for a Historical Ethnography of Northeastern North America, 1497-1550. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1961. A still solid analysis of cartographic & archival evidence for the great voyages of exploration in the region where Acadian culture evolved. <islandregister.com/1752.html> Devoted to the history of Île St.-Jean, today's Prince Edward Island, a highlight of this website is the 1752 census of the island, taken from "Tour of Inspection Made by the Sieur De La Roque," Report Concerning Canadian Archives for the Year 1905 in Three Volumes..., vol. 2 (pt. 1, apx. A): 76-165. Ottawa: S. E. Dawson, 1906. Every-name index, including settlement, is on 167-72. Jehn, Acadian Exiles in the Colonies Jehn, Janet. Acadian Exiles in the Colonies. Covington, KY: privately printed, 1977. This study includes copies of primary documents & is a treasure trove of information on Acadians in this part of the diaspora. Jehn, Arsenault Corrections & Additions Jehn, Janet B. Corrections and Additions to Arsenault's Histoire et Genealogy Des Acadiens. Covington, KY: privately printed, 1988. Like Arsenault's Généalogie itself, much of this work has been superceded by White, DGFA-1, at least the part of it from 1636 to 1714. Jobb, The Cajuns Jobb, Dean. The Cajuns: A People's Story of Exile and Triumph. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2005. A recent overview of Acadian & Cajun history by a Nova Scotian journalist-turned-historian, well-written but, except for an annotated bibliography, largely undocumented. Are endnotes that expensive to print? Johnson, P., American People Johnson, Paul. A History of the American People. New York: HarperCollins, 1997. Johnson, W., River of Dark Dreams Johnson, Walter. River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom. Cambridge & London: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013. Magisterial. Kellman, "Encounter & Environment in La France Equinoxiale" Kellman, Jordan. "Encounter and Environment in La France Eqinoxiale: Franciscans and Tupinambá in Early Modern Maranhao, Brazil," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 1-14. Kinard, Lafayette of the South Kinard, Jeff. Lafayette of the South: Prince Camille de Polignac and the American Civil War. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2001. Kinnaird, "The Revolutionary Period, 1765-81" Kinnaird, Lawrence, ed. "Spain in the Mississippi Valley, 1765-1794; Part 1: The Revolutionary Period, 1765-1781." Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1945, vol. 2. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949. Kinnaird, "Post War Decade, 1782-91" Kinnaird, Lawrence, ed. "Spain in the Mississippi Valley, 1765-1794; Part 2: Post War Decades, 1782-1791." Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1945, vol. 3. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949. Kinnaird, "Problems of Frontier Defense, 1792-94" Kinnaird, Lawrence, ed. "Spain in the Mississippi Valley, 1765-1794, Part 3: Problems of Frontier Defense, 1792-1794." Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1945, vol. 4. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1946. Kniffen et al., Indian Tribes of LA Kniffen, Fred B.; Gregory, Hiram F.; & Stokes, George A. The Historic Indian Tribes of Louisiana: From 1542 to the Present. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1987. Kolb, "Acadian Settlement in LA" Kolb, Frances Bailey. "Acadian Settlement in Louisiana: Colonial Populations and Imperial Policy." A Senior Honors Thesis Submitted to the Office of Honors Programs & Academic Scholarships, Texas A&M University, April 2007. Kondert, D'Arensbourg Kondert, Reinhart. Charles Frederick D'Arensbourg and the Germans of Colonial Louisiana. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2008. Krick, Lee's Colonels Krick, Robert K. Lee's Colonels: A Biographical Register of the Field Officers of the Army of Northern Virginia. 2nd ed. rev. Dayton, OH: Morningside Bookshop, 1984. Kunkel, "The Indians of LA, About 1700"
Kunkel, Paul A., "The Indians of Louisiana, About 1700--Their Customs and Manner of Living, in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 248-68
LA Confed. Burials Cosby, E. Wayne, compiler. "Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Buried in Louisiana and Some Louisiana Confederates Buried in Other States." Young-Sanders Center Foundation. <youngsanders.org>. Lagarde, ed., The French in Texas Lagarde, François, ed. The French in Texas: History, Migration, Culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003. Also cited by individual articles. <lahistory.org> Website for the Louisiana History Association. This site includes an updated version of The Dictionary of Louisiana Biography. <landrygenealogy.com> Website of Benjamin R. Londeree. This well-researched website is a good resource not only for the Landrys but also for the many other families associated with them. <landrystuff.com/ExpulsionShips.html> Website of Don Landry, D.D.S., Metairie, LA. Dr. Landry researched a number of archives to compile this amazing list of the ships that took our ancestors into exile in 1755 and 1758. [Unfortunately, the site seems to be down at the moment. See Appendix instead.] LA Pension Records Louisiana Pension Records. Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA. Abstracts only. <sec.state.la.us/archives/gen/cpa-index.htm>. LeBlanc, D. J., Acadian Miracle LeBlanc, Dudley J. The Acadian Miracle. Lafayette, LA: Evangeline Publishing Co.,1966. Romanticized but still useful. LeBlanc, R.-G., "Acadians in Halifax & on Georges Island" LeBlanc, Ronnie-Gilles. "Acadians in Halifax and on Georges Island, 1755-1764," transl. by John Estano deRoche, in Port Acadie: An Interdisciplanary Review in Acadian Studies, no. 22-23 (Autumn 2012-Spring 2013), 43-76. Laussat, Memoirs Laussat, Pierre Clément de. Memoirs of My Life: To My Son During the Years 1803 and After, Which I Spent in Public Service in Louisiana as Commissioner of the French Government for the Retrocession to France of That Colony and for Its Transfer to the United States. Ed., with Foreword, by Robert D. Bush. Translated from the French, with an Introduction, by Sister Agnès-Josephine Patwa, Order of Saint Francis. Baton Rouge: Historic New Orleans Collection & LSU Press, 1978. Leckie, Wars of America Leckie, Robert. The Wars of America. Updated ed. Edison, NJ: Castle Books, 1992. Leeper, LA Place Names Leeper, Clare D'Artois. Louisiana Place Names: Popular, Unusual, and Forgotten Stories of Towns, Cities, Plantations, Bayous, and Even Some Cemeteries. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2012. Le Goff, ed., Medieval World Le Goff, Jacques, ed. Lydia G. Cochrane, trans. The Medieval World: The History of European Society. London: Collins & Brown Ltd., 1990. Lemieux, "
Some Legal and Practical Aspects of the Office of Commissaire-Ordonnateur of French LA"
Lemieux, Donald J. "Some Legal and Practical Aspects of the Office of Commissaire-Ordonnateur of French Louisiana," in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in Louisiana, 395-407.
Litterst, Oakwood Cemetery Litterst, Michael, comp. Index to the Register of Confederate Soldiers Buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. Typescript, 1992. Archives, Richmond National Battlefield Park, Richmond, VA. Lockerby, Deportation of the PEI Acadians Lockerby, Earle. Deportation of the Prince Edward Island Acadians. Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing, 2008. Though this work offers the reader a bibliography, it contains no citations revealing how the author uses his sources. Lonn, Foreigners in the Confederacy Lonn, Ella. Foreigners in the Confederacy. Chapel Hill & London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1940. Loomis, "Philip Nolan's Entry into TX in 1800" Loomis, Noel M. "Philip Nolan's Entry into Texas in 1800," in McDermott, ed., The Spanish in the Mississippi Valley, 120-32. "Louis XIV", Encarta "Louis XIV". Microsoft Encarta Online Encyclopedia 2001. MacDonald, Fortune & La Tour MacDonald, M. A. Fortune & La Tour: The Civil War in Acadia. Toronto: Methuen, 1983. Though written for a general audience, this biography of Charles La Tour is solidly documented. Mahaffie, A Land of Discord Always Mahaffie, Charles D., Jr. A Land of Discord Always: Acadia From Its Beginnings to the Expulsion of Its People, 1604-1755. Halifax, NS: Nimbus Publishing, 2003 Manuel, "Englistment in the LA Fixed Battalion" Manuel, Keith. "Englistment in the Louisiana Fixed Battalion, 1779-1782: Some Quantative Considerations." Louisiana History 52 (2011): 357-64. Marchand, Old Settlers of Ascension Marchand, Sidney Albert, Sr. An Attempt to Re-assemble the Old Settlers [of Ascension Parish] in Family Groups. Baton Rouge: Claitor's Book Store, 1965. Marchand, Ascension Parish Marchand, Sidney Albert, Sr. The Story of Ascension Parish, Louisiana. Donaldsonville, LA: privately printed, 1931; reprint ed., Salem, MA: Higginson Book Co., n.d. Marshall, D., Acadian Resistance Marshall, Dianne. Heroes of the Acadian Resistance: The Story of Joseph Beausoleil Broussard and Pierre II Surette, 1702-1765. Halifax: Formac Publishing Co., Ltd., 2011. Contains a bibliography but no citations. Marshall, M., Gallant Creoles Marshall, Michael. Gallant Creoles: A History of the Donaldsonville Canonniers. Lafayette, LA: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 2013. Martin, F.-X., Louisiana Martin, François-Xavier. The History of Louisiana, From the Earliest Period. 2 vols. New Orleans: 1827-29. The first of the triumvirate of classic LA histories. Various editions of this history, written by a noted French-born Louisiana judge, have appeared since the first publication in 1827. The texts consulted here are facimiles of vol. 1 printed by Lyman & Beardslee at New Orleans in 1827, & vol. 2 by A. T. Penniman & Co. at New Orleans in 1829. Masseaut, "The First African Populations in Lower French LA" Masseaut, Jean-Marc. "On the Origins of the First African Populations in Lower French Louisiana: The Early Eighteenth Century," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 15-35. Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas Masseaut, Jean-Marc, Kellman, Jordan, and Martin, Michael, eds. Creolization in the French Americas. Lafayette, LA: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 2015. Also cited by individual articles. Massignon, "Trahans of Acadia" Massignon, Geneviève. "The Trahans of Acadia," Translated by Pearl Mary Segura. Attakapas Gazette, Fall 1988, 116-27. McCreath & Leefe, Nova Scotia McCreath, Peter L., and Leefe, John G. A History of Early Nova Scotia. Tantallon, NS: Four East Publications, 1982. McDermott, ed., The Spanish in the Mississippi Valley McDermott, John Francis, ed. The Spanish in the Mississippi Valley, 1762-1804. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1974. Dated but still valuable. Also cited by individual articles.
McMichael, Atlantic Loyalites
McMichael, Andrew. Atlantic Loyalites: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785-1810. Athens & London: The University of Georgia Press, 2008. Menn, Large Slaveholders of LA, 1860 Menn, Joseph Karl. The Large Slaveholders of Louisiana--1860. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co., n.d. . Melanson, Melanson-Melançon Melanson, Michael B. Melanson-Melançon: The Genealogy of an Acadian and Cajun Family. Dracut, MA: Lanesville Publishing, 2004. Magnificent in every way. Merrill, Germans of LA Merrill, Ellen C. Foreword by Don Heinrich Tolzmann. Germans of Louisiana. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co., 2005. Micelle, "From Law Court to Local Government"
Micelle, Jerry A. "From Law Court to Local Government: Metamorphosis of the Superior Council of French Louisiana," in
Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 408-24
Micelle, "The Superior Council of French LA"
Micelle, Jerry A. "The Superior Council of French Louisiana," inConrad, ed., Readings in LA History, 26-30.
Micmac History <dickshovel.com/mic.html>. Millard, "The Acadians in Virginia" Millard, Clifford. "The Acadians in Virginia." The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 40 (1932): 241-58. Dated, but still the only study of the subject. Milling, Exile Without End Milling, Chapman J. Exile Without an End: Acadian Exiles in South Carolina, 1755-1764. Columbia, SC: Bostick & Thornley, 1943; reprint ed., Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1990. Milner, "Chignecto" Milner, William Cochrane. "Records of Chignecto." Published originally in Collections of the Nova Scotia Historical Society, vol. 5, 1911. Now accessed electronically at <rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nbwestmo/recschic.htm> Mills-Nichol, Forgotten Jews of Avoyelles Mills-Nichol, Carol. The Forgotten Jews of Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. Santa Maria, CA: Janaway Publishing, 2002. Mingus, LA Tigers in the Gettysburg Campaign Mingus, Scott L., Sr. The Louisiana Tigers in the Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863. Foreword by Brent Nosworthy. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009. Moneyhon & Roberts, Portraits of Conflict
Moneyhon, Carl, and Roberts, Bobby. Portraits of Conflict: A Photographic History of Louisiana in the
Civil War. Fayettesville & London: University of Arkansas Press, 1990.
Moody, Acadians Moody, Barry. The Acadians. Focus on Canadian History Series. Toronto: Grolier Limited, 1981. Moogk, La Nouvelle France Moogk, Peter N. La Nouvelle France: The Making of French Canada--A Cultural History. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2000. An important recent study that mentions the Acadians. Moore, J. H., "Cypress Lumber Industry"
Moore, John Hebron. "The Cypress Lumber Industry of the Lower Mississippi Valley During the Colonial Period," in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 585-602.
Moore, J. P., Revolt in LA Moore, John Preston. Revolt in Louisiana: The Spanish Occupation, 1766-1770. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1976. Morgan, "Indians on Trial" Morgan, M. J. "Indians on Trial: Crime and Punishment in French Louisiana on the Eve of the Seven Year's War." Louisiana History 50 (2009): 293-319. Morris, "The Métis of Arkansas" Morris, Arnold S. "The Métis People of Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Arkansas." Louisiana History 57 (2016): 261-96. Morrissey, "The Terms of Encounter" Morrissey, Robert Michael. "The Terms of Encounter: Language and Contested Visions of French Colonization in the Illinois Country, 1673-1702," in Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America, 43-75. Mouhot, "Emigration of the Acadians from France to LA" Mouhot, Jean-François. "The Emigration of the Acadians from France to Louisiana: A New Perspective." Louisiana History 53 (2012): 133-67. Valuable insight into the Acadian experience in France during and after Le Grand Dérangement. Mouhot, ed., "Letter by Jean-Baptiste Semer" Mouhot, Jean-François, ed. "Letter by Jean-Baptiste Semer, an Acadian in New Orleans, to His Father in Le Havre, April 20, 1766." Transl. Bey Grieve. Louisiana History 48 (2007): 219-26. A pearl of great price. Mouhot, "Letter by Joseph LeBlanc--A Prisoner in England" Mouhot, Jean-François, "Letter by Joseph LeBlanc--A Prisoner in England," in Perrin et al., eds., Acadie Then & Now, 257-62 Mouhot, ed., "Oliver Terriot's 'Summary of Events'" Mouhot, Jean-François, ed. "Olivier Terriot's 'Summary of Events,' March 17, 1798." Transl. Bey Grieve. Louisiana History 53 (2012): 168-81. <museeacadien.ca/english/archives/articles> The Acadian Museum & Archives at West Pubnico, NS, is a treasure trove for historians & genealogists interested in all things Acadian & especially the Cap-Sable region of NS. A hundred articles written by noted Acadian historian Father Clarence-J. D'Entremont for a local newspaper, the Yarmouth Vangard, in 1989-90, are especially enlightening. Narrett, Adventurism & Empire Narrett, David. Adventurism and Empire: The Struggle for Mastery in the Louisiana-Florida Borderlands, 1762-1803. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. Nielsen, Landry Nielsen, Lorraine. A Landry Family Tree. n.p.: privately printed, 1990. Nine & Wilson, Appomattox Paroles
Nine, William, and Wilson, Ronald G. The Appomattox Paroles: April 9-15, 1865. Lynchburg, VA:
H.E. Howard, 1989.
NOAR Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans. Sacramental Records of the Roman Catholic Church of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. 18 vols. to date. New Orleans: Archdiocese of New Orleans, 1987-. Though not as valuable as the Baton Rouge diocesan records or Father Hebert's volumes, a diligent search into the early volumes of this series, especially volume 4 (1784-90), will yield a number of Acadian births, baptisms, marriages, deaths, & burials. Nonone, "Creole in the Americas" Nonone, Josette. "A Linguistic Process: Creole in the Americas," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 139-49. NOR U.S. Navy Department. Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. 31 vols. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1894-1927. OR
U.S. War Department. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. 70 vols. in 128. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1880-1901.
OR Atlas U.S. War Department. Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1891-95. Oubre, Vacherie Oubre, Elton J. Vacherie, St. James Parish, Louisiana: History and Genealogy. 2nd ed. Thibodaux, LA: privately printed, 2002. Mr. Oubre's research is magisterial; this work transcends Bourgeois's Cabanocey. Owens, "Promises" Owens, Emily A. "Promises: Sexual Labor in the Space Between Slavery and Freedom." Louisiana History 58 (2017): 179-216. . <pagesperso-orange.fr/froux/St_malo_arrivees/Aigle.htm> Original documentation on Acadian exiles who left St.-Malo, France, in September 1763 and settled on L'îles Malouines, today's Faulkland Islands, in April 1764. In French. <pagesperso-orange.fr/froux/St_malo_arrivees/AutresPorts.htm> Original documenation on the 1758-59 exiles taken from the Archives de la Marine, Brest, France. In French. <pagesperso-orange.fr/froux/St_malo_arrivees/Britannia.htm> Original documentation on the 1758-59 exiles taken from the Archives de la Marine, Brest, France. In French. Parkman, France & England, 1 Parkman, Francis. France and England in North America, volume 1. Pioneers of France in the New World. The Jesuits in North America in the Seventeeth Century. La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West. The Old Regime in Canada. Notes by David Levin. New York: Library of America, 1983. These volumes were published between 1865 & the early 1870s, this is an old but still the classic study of the French in North America, as long as one ignores Parkman's anti-French bias. Parkman, France & England, 2 Parkman, Francis. France and England in North America, volume 2. Count Frontenac and New France Under Louis XIV. A Half-Century of Conflict. Montcalm & Wolfe: The French & Indian War. Notes by David Levin. New York: Library of America, 1983. These volumes were published between 1877 & 1884 & complete Parkman's 7-volume history of France & England in America. "Passengers on the Ship 'Britania'" "Passengers on the Ship 'Britania,'
" in <thecajuns.com/britania.htm>.
Patrick, Reluctant Rebel Patrick, Robert. Reluctant Rebel: The Secret Diary of Robert Patrick, 1861-1865. Ed. F. Jay Taylor. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1959, 1987. <pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/qc/ristigouche/index_e.asp> Website of the Parks Canada/Parc Canada site at Restigouche, Québec, commemorating the battle of 1760. Pendery, ed., Saint Croix Island Pendery, Steven R., ed. Forward by David Hackett Fischer. Saint Croix Island, Maine: History, Archaeology, and Interpretation. Occasional Publications in Maine Archaeology, Number Fourteen. Augusta, ME: the Maine Historic Preservation Commission & The Maine Archaeological Society, 2012. Perrin et al., eds., Acadie Then & Now Perrin, Warren A.; Perrin, Mary Broussard; & Comeau, Phil, eds. Acadie Then and Now: A People's History. Opelousas, LA: Andrepont Publishing, 2014. Also cited by individual articles. An indispensible work for understanding the breath-taking extent of the Acadian diaspora. Perrin, W. A., Acadian Redemption Perrin, Warren A. Acadian Redemption: From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation. Opelousas, LA: Andrepont Publishing, 2004. Much of this work is a life of Warren's--and the author's--ancestor, Joseph Broussard dit Beausoliel. Perrin, W. H., SW LA Perrin, William Henry, ed. Southwest Louisiana Biographical and Historical. New Orleans: Gulf Publishing Co., 1891; reprint ed., Baton Rouge: Claitor's Publishing Division, 1971. In 2 parts, the first historical, the second biographical. <perso.orange.fr/froux/St_malo_arrivees/index_arrivee.htm> Using information based on documents found at the Archives de la Marine, Brest, France, this site contains the name of every passenger aboard 10 of the ships of 1758-59, their ages, and other personal data, including the circumstances of their death if they did not survive. This information supplements Dr. Don Landry's list of the 1758-59 expulsion ships. Phares, Cavalier in the Wilderness Phares, Ross. Cavalier in the Wilderness: The Story of the Explorer and Trader Louis Juchereau de St Denis. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1952; reprint ed., Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Co., 1998. Dated in its depictions of Native Americans, & hagiographic to a fault, this work is still useful in providing a "feeling" for the period of LA history in which Saint-Denis played an important role. "The Pitre Trail from Acadia" Roostan, Wendy Pitre. <homepage.ntlworld.com/pitretrail/GeneralOther/intro.htm>. An excellent website on the Pitre and allied families. Especially edifying is the research Ms. Roostan has devoted to the origins of Louisiana governor Henry Schuyler Thibodaux of Terrebonne Parish. See <homepage.ntlworld.com/pitretrail/myline/paternal/HSThibodaux.htm> Pittman, European Settlements on the Mississippi Pittman, Captain Philip. The Present State of the European Settlements on the Missisippi; with a Geographical Description of That River[,] Illustrated by Plans and Draughts. London: J. Nourse, 1770. Plank, Unsettled Conquest Plank, Geoffrey. An Unsettled Conquest: The British Campaign Against the Peoples of Acadia. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. <porttoulouse.com> Informative website devoted to the history of Port-Toulouse, Île Royale, originally Fort St.-Pierre, now St. Peter's, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. It includes half a dozen censuses dating from 1717 to 1734. Poston, "'Bolder Attitude'" Poston, Brook. "'Bolder Attitude': James Monroe, the French Revolution, and the Making of the Monroe Doctrine." Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 124 (2016): 283-315. Preston, Braddock's Defeat Preston, David L. Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2015. The new standard on this significant moment in North American history. Pritchard, In Search of Empire Pritchard, James. In Search of Empire: The French in the Americas, 1670-1730. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2004. A solid survey of French colonial history. Pusch, "d'Abbade" Pusch, "Jean-Jacques-Blaise d'Abbadie, Director General of Louisiana, 1763-1765." Louisiana History 58 (2017), 263-99. Raphael, Battle in the Bayou Country Raphael, Morris. The Battle in the Bayou Country. Detroit: Harlo Press, 1975. A basic history of Banks's Federal offensive up the Teche and Vermilion valleys in the spring of 1863. Rea, "Military Deserters from British West Florida" Rea, Robert R. "Military Deserters from British West Florida." Louisiana History 9 (1968): 123-37. Rea, "The Career of Lt. John Thomas" Rea, Robert R. "Redcoats and Redskins on the Lower Mississippi, 1763-1776: The Career of Lt. John Thomas." Louisiana History 11 (1970): 5-35. Reda, "From Subjects to Citizens: Two Pierres" Reda, John. "From Subject to Citizens: Two Pierres and the French Influence on the Transformation of the Illinois Country," in Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America, 159-81. Richard, Acadia Richard, Edouard. Acadia: Missing Links of a Lost Chapter in American History. 2 vols. in 1. New York & Montréal: Home Book Co. & John Lovell & Son, . Richey, Tirailleurs Richey, Thomas H. Tirailleurs: A History of The 4th Louisiana and The Acadians of Company H. Lincoln, NE: Writers Advantage, 2003. Richter, Facing East from Indian Country Richter, Daniel K. Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America. Cambridge & London: Harvard University Press, 2001. Rickels, "The Folklore of the Acadians" Rickels, Patricia K. "The Folklore of the Acadians," in Conrad, ed., The Cajuns, 219-32. Riehm & White, "Elie Landry Estate Record Book" Riehm, William, and White, Robin. "Reconstructing a Material Culture through the Language of an Acadian Planter: An Examination of the 1848-1851 Plantation Journal, Elie Landry Estate Record Book." Louisiana History 58 (2017): 38-58. An excellent article despite the fact that the authors mixed up their J. Trasimond Landrys! "Ristigouche, 24 Oct 1760" "[Acadians] à Ristigouche, le 24.8.bre 1760." PDF provided by Stanley LeBlanc. Roberts, Europe Roberts, J. M. A History of Europe. New York: Allen Lane, 1997. Robertson, Red Earth Robertson, Marion. Red Earth: Tales of the Mi'kmaq. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing Ltd., 2006. Robichaux, Acadians in Châtellerault Robichaux, Albert J., Jr. The Acadian Exiles in Châtellerault, 1773-1785. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, c1983. The final volume of Mr. Robichaux's indispensable study of the Acadian exiles in France, concentrating on the settlement in Poitou in the early 1770s. Robichaux, Acadians in Nantes Robichaux, Albert, Jr. The Acadian Exiles in Nantes, 1775-1785. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, c1978. The first published volume of Robichaux's study of the Acadian exiles in France. Robichaux, Acadians in St.-Malo Robichaux, Albert, Jr. The Acadian Exiles in St.-Malo, 1758-1785. 3 vols., numbered consecutively. Eunice, LA: Hebert Publications, c1981. The second series of Robichaux's study of the Acadian exiles in France. Robichaux, Bayou Lafourche, 1770-98 Robichaux, Albert J., Jr., compiler. Colonial Settlers Along Bayou Lafourche: Louisiana Census Records, 1770-1798. Harvey, LA: privately printed, 1974, 1980. A primary source for researching Acadian families east of the Atchafalaya. Robichaux, German Coast Families Robichaux, Albert J., Jr. German Coast Families: European Origins and Settlement in Colonial Louisiana. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1997. Robichaux, LA Census & Militia Lists, 1770-89 Robichaux, Albert J., Jr., compiler. Louisiana Census and Militia Lists, Volume 1: 1770-1789: German Coast, New Orleans, Below New Orleans and Lafourche. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1973, 1994. Ross & Deveau, The Acadians of Nova Scotia Ross, Sally, and Deveau, Alphones. The Acadians of Nova Scotia: Past and Present. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing Ltd., 1992. Rudin, Remembering & Forgetting in Acadie Rudin, Ronald. Remembering and Forgetting in Acadie: A Historian's Journey through Public Memory. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. Rule, "Jérôme Phélypeaux & the Establishment of LA"
John C. Rule, "Jérôme Phélypeaux, Comte de Pontchartrain, and the Establishment of Louisiana, 1696-1715," in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 68-85
Rushton, The Cajuns Rushton, William Faulkner. The Cajuns: From Acadia to Louisiana. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979. Disappointing. Savard, DGFde Arsenault Savard, Denis J. Dictionnaire Généalogie des Familles Arsenault (Arceneaux, Arseneau, Arseneault). Sainte-Foy, QC: MultiMondes, 2000. This excellent family genealogy/history has an English translation as well. Sayre, "Creole Identity in French LA" Sayre, Gordon. "Creole Identity in French Louisiana: From the Memoir of Dumont de Montigny," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 63-70. Sayre, "Natchez Ethnohistory Revisited" Sayre, Gordon M. "Natchez Ethnohistory Revisited: New Manuscript Sources from Le Page de Pratz and Dumont de Montigny." Louisiana History, 50 (2009): 407-36. Seck, "Haydel Habitation (Whitney Plantation)" Seck, Ibrahima. "Haydel Habitation (Whitney Platation): History of a Plantation on he German Coast of Louisiana (1750-1860)," in Masseaut et al., eds., Creolization in the French Americas, 71-91. <sec.state.la.us> Website of Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, which includes biographies & portraits of Louisiana's governors Seymour, Memoirs
Seymour, William. The Civil War Memoirs of Captain William Seymour: Reminiscences of a Louisiana
Tiger. Ed. Terry L. Jones. Baton Rouge & London: Louisiana State University Press, 1991.
Shoebottom, "The Battle of the Petitcodiac" Shoebottom, Bradley. "The Battle of the Petitcodiac, September 2nd, 1755." <academia.edu/176323/The_Battle_of_the_Petitcodiac_September_2_1755> Sifakis, Compendium of C.S. Armies: Louisiana Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Louisiana. New York: Facts On File, 1995.
Sifakis, Compendium of C.S. Armies: Mississippi Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Mississippi. New York: Facts On File, 1995. Sifakis, Compendium of C.S. Armies: Texas Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Texas. New York: Facts On File, 1995.
Soldiers Rest Burials Vicksburg National Military Park. "Confederate Soldiers that died at Vicksburg are interred at Soldiers Rest, Cedar Hill (the Vicksburg City) Cemetery." <nps.gov/vick/historyculture/soldiersrest.htm> Stanley LeBlanc PDF Acadian/Cajun genealogist/historian Stanley LeBlanc of Dallas, TX, is owner of the excellent website <thecajuns.com>, on which he offers for sale various ships' lists, censuses, militia lists, and other primary sources in PDF (portable digital file) format. The PDF formats used here are entitled "Acadian Prisoners, 1761-1762 at Fort Edward, Pisiguit"; "List of Acadian Prisoners at Halifax 12 August 1763," also found in Jehn, Acadian Exiles in the Colonies, 249-52; & "List of Acadian Prisoners at Fort Cumberland as of August 24, 1763." <gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/acadian> This website includes not only the text, but also the images, of the church registers for St.-Jean-Baptiste Parish, Port-Royal/Annapolis Royal (lower river), Nova Scotia, from 1702 to 1755. St.-Jean-Baptiste was the oldest church parish in Acadia. Sternberg, Bayou Manchac Sternberg, Mary Ann. Winding Through Time: The Forgotten History and Present-Day Peril of Bayou Manchac. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2007. Surrey, Commerce Surrey, N. M. Miller. The Commerce of Louisiana During the French Regime, 1699-1763. New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1916. Micro-history at its best. Despite its age, it is still a treasure trove of information about colonial LA. Taylor, A., American Colonies Taylor, Alan. American Colonies. New York: Penguin Books, 2001. A fresh treatment of the entire American colonial experience, not just the "Thirteen Colonies." Taylor, A., Internal Enemy Taylor, Alan. The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 2013. Taylor, D. J., "Bruns-Lebruns" Taylor, Dennis James. "The Trail of the Bruns--Lebruns: France--Acadia--Canada--the United States, 400 Years from Then to Now." Acadian Genealogy Exchange, May 2004, pp. 33-37. Taylor, J. G., Louisiana Taylor, Joe Gray. Louisiana: A Bicentennial History. New York: W.W. Norton, 1976. Taylor, J. G., LA Reconstructed Taylor, Joe Gray. Louisiana Reconstructed, 1863-1877. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1974. A masterful study by my old history professor at McNeese State University. Taylor, J. G., "The Upper Mississippi" Taylor, Joe Gray. "The Upper Mississippi," in Davis, E. A., ed., Rivers & Bayous of LA, 5-13. Texada & Faraldo, transl. & ed., "Governor Alejandro O'Reilly's Voyage from Havana to New Orleans" Texada, David Ker, & Faraldo, Fernando, transl. & ed. "An Account of Governor Alejandro O'Reilly's Voyage from Havana to New Orleans in July 1769." Louisiana History 10 (1969): 370-75. Theriot, American Energy, Imperiled Coast Theriot, Jason P. American Energy, Imperiled Coast. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2014. Thomas, D. H., Fort Toulouse Thomas, Daniel H. Fort Toulouse: The French Outpost at the Alabama on the Coosa. Introduction by Gregory A. Waselkov. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1989. Thomas, L. I., "Fractured Foundation" Thomas, Leanna I. "A Fractured Foundation: Discontinuities in Acadian Resettlement in Louisiana, 1755-1803." Louisiana History 60 (2014): 198-227. Trudel, Beginnings of New France Trudel, Marcel. The Beginnings of New France, 1524-1663. Translated by Patricia Claxton. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Ltd., 1973. Volume 2 of the Canadian Centenary Series's multi-volume history of Canada. Trudel, Canada's Forgotten Slaves Trudel, Marcel, and D'Allaire, Micheline. Canada's Forgotten Slaves: Two Hundred Years of Bondage. Translated by George Toombs. Montréal & Quebec: Véhicule Press, 2009, 2013. Usner, "From African Captivity to American Slavery"
Usner, Daniel H. Jr. "From African Captivity to American Slavery: The Introduction of Black Laborers to Colonial Louisiana,"
in Conrad, ed., The French Experience in LA, 183-200
Usner, Lower Miss. Valley Before 1783 Usner, Daniel H., Jr. Indians, Settlers, & Slaves in a Frontier Exchange Economy: The Lower Mississippi Valley Before 1783. Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture, Williamsburg, VA, by Chapel Hill & London: University of North Carolina Press, 1992. An important recent study of this neglected place in North American history. Valdman & Rottet, eds., Dictionary of LA French Valdman, Albert, and Rottet, Kevin J., eds. Dictionary of Louisiana French: As Spoken in Cajun, Creole, and American Indian Communities. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2010. <vermilionville.org> Website of Vermilionville, the historical park/museum in Lafayette, LA, at 300 Fisher Road, off Surrey Street, across from the Lafayette Regional Airport. Villiers du Terrage, Last Years of French LA Villiers du Terrage, Marc de. The Last Years of French Louisiana. Transl. by Hosea Phillips. Ed. by Carl A. Brasseaux and Glenn R. Conrod. Annotated by Carl A. Brasseaux. Lafayette, LA: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1982. Originally published as Les Dernières Années de la Louisiane française in c1903, the author was a descendant of LA colonial governor Kerlérec. Voorhies, F., Acadian Reminiscences Voorhies, Felix. Acadian Reminiscences, with the True Story of Evangeline. Introduction by Andrew Thorpe. Opelousas: The Jacobs News Depot Co., 1907. Voorhies, J., Some Late Eighteenth-Century Louisianians Voorhies, Jacqueline K., compiler & translator. Some Late Eighteenth-Century Louisianians: Census Records of the Colony, 1758-1796. USL History Series. Lafayette: USL Press, 1973. An essential source for the study of the Acadians in Louisiana that should have been reprinted years ago. Wall of Names The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial. Acadian Memorial Foundation Wall of Names Committee, St. Martinville, LA, Jane G. Bulliard, chair. Second ed. Scott, LA: Hulco Printers, 2004.
Walthall, ed., The Illinois Country & the Western Great Lakes
Walthall, John A., ed. French Colonial Archaeology: The Illinois Country and the Western Great Lakes. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1991. Walthall & Emerson, ed., Calumet & Fleur-de-Lys Walthall, John A., and Emerson, Thomas E., eds. Calumet & Fleur-de-Lys: Archaeology of Indian and French Contact in the Midcontinent. Washington & London: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992. Also cited by individual articles. Warner, Generals in Gray Warner, Ezra J. Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1959. Webster, Acadia Webster, John Clarence, ed. Acadia at the End of the Seventeenth Century: Letters, Journals and Memoirs of Joseph Robineau de Villebon, Commandant in Acadia, 1690-1700, and Other Contemporary Documents. Saint John, NB: The New Brunswick Museum, 1934. West, Atlas of LA Surnames
West, Robert C. An Atlas of Louisiana Surnames of French and Spanish Origin. Baton Rouge:
Geoscience Publications, Louisiana State University, 1986.
An important source for Acadian & Creole families in Louisiana.
Weyhing, "Gascon Exaggerations" Weyhing, Richard. "'Gascon Exaggerations': The Rise of Antoine Laumet dit de Lamothe, Sieur de Cadillac, the Foundation of Colonial Detroit, and the Origins of the Fox Wars," in Englebert & Teasdale, eds., French & Indians in the Heart of North America, 77-112. White, "Acadians on the St. John River 1755-60" White, Stephen A. "Acadians on the St. John River 1755-1760," in White, CEA [no longer operative] White, Stephen A. CEA. <umoncton.ca/etudeacadiennes/centre/white/sha.html> [no longer available]. Stephen White has included on the website for the Acadian Studies Center at the University of Moncton in New Brunswick, family genealogies that will appear in the next installment of his Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes, or DGFA-2. Although these families were the ones who stayed in Canada, their genealogies can still be useful for tracing Louisiana lineages. White, DGFA-1 White, Stephen A. Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes, Premiere Partie, 1636 à 1714. 2 vols. Moncton, NB: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 1999. This is now the standard genealogy of the Acadian people. Like Arsenault's genealogy, it is in French, but it is easy to follow by those of us who have lost our ancestors' language. Like anything from the hand of Stephen A. White, it is a reliable source based on solid scholarship & exhaustive research. White, DGFA-1 Corrections [no longer accessible] <umoncton.ca/etudeacadiennes/centre/cor-dict.htm> [no longer accessible]. These are corrections, published online in 1999 & 2003, for the first Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes--DGFA-1. Stephen White has indicated that his next publication will be a corrected edition of DGFA-1, followed by the first of the 10 volumes of DGFA-2, covering Acadian marriages from 1715-80. See <umoncton.ca/umcm-ceaac/node/38>. White, DGFA-1 English White, Stephen A. English Supplement to the Dictionnaire Généalogique des Familles Acadiennes, Part I, 1636 to 1714. Moncton, NB: Centre d'Études Acadiennes, 2000. This is indispensable for us Cadiens who have lost the mother tongue. Whitehead & McGee, The Mi'kmaq Whitehead, Ruth Holmes, and McGee, Harold. The Mikmaq: How Their Ancestors Lived Five Hundred Years Ago. Illustrations by Kathy Kaulbach. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing Ltd., 2005. Though designed for children, this is a well-written, wonderfully-illustrated primer of Mi'kmaq life before the Europeans came. Williamson, "Castine" Williamson, Joseph. "Castine; and the Old Coins Found There." Wilson Museum Bulletin, spring & summer 2003. "First printed by Brown Thurston, Portland [ME], 1859." This old article on the early history of Castine, ME, includes information on, among other things, the natives of the lower Penobscot area, Fort Pentagouët, & Jean-Vincent d'Abbadie de Saint-Castin, third Baron Saint-Castin, namesake of the lovely town of Castine. Wilson, Jr.,
"Colonial Fortifications & Military Architecture in the Mississippi Valley"
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