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Dear Readers,

Louisiana Genealogy Blogs - Help create links to other genealogy blogs in Louisiana! If you have a Louisiana genealogy blog, please send me a link. You can find links to other genealogy blogs from a variety of sources below this blog. There are links to news stories about genealogy in Louisiana (when that Google thing works - tx Google!) and genealogy tags from Word Press, Louisiana posts from Cousin Connect, and posts from the genealogy community at Live Journal. You may also find other networking websites linking here interested in genealogy and a whole slew of other genealogy blogs. Most of the Louisiana Parishes RootsWeb mailing lists are found linked to the left. I have found these to be the most helpful. Maybe, you will, too.

Let me know if I can be of any assistance to you. Feel free to post to the forum or the Louisiana Surname - Louisiana Researchers list and if you're feeling rather adventurous, you can join the Yahoo!Group, too. I try to update the surname list on a monthly basis. You can read the entire four and one half pages of the Louisiana Surnames Louisiana Researchers list here. And if that is giving you trouble (it does sometimes), go here.

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Sunday, October 12, 2008

Top 55+ must read books for researching Louisiana genealogy

  • http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NOGDCR/message/10985
    55 must have books when researching Louisiana genealogy from the Yahoo Group NOGDCR:

    1. Historic Jefferson Parish from Shore to Shore - Betsy Swanson
    2. Old Families of Louisiana - Arthur &Kernion
    3. The Trudeaus of Louisiana &related families - Dr. M. J. Trudeau
    4. Africans in Colonial Louisiana - Gwendolyn Midlo Hall
    5. Southwest Louisiana Records -- Rev. Hebert
    6. The Road to Louisiana -- The Saint Domingue Refugees -- 1792-1809 -Brasseaux and Conrad
    7. The Historic Indian Tribes of Louisiana --Kniffen, Gregory and Stokes
    8. Creole Families of New Orleans -- King
    9. Social Control in Slave Plantation Societies, Hall
    10. Moreau De St. Mary's American Journey 1793-1798 -Roberts and Roberts
    11. Blue Coat or Powdered Wig -- Free People of Color in Pre-RevolutionarySaint Domingue -- King
    12. The Louisiana Native Guards -- The Black Military Experience Duringthe Civil War -- Hollandsworth
    13. Slavery, the Civil Law, and the Supreme Court of Louisiana -- Schafer
    14. Bounded Lives, Bounded Places -- Kimberly Hangar
    15. White by Definition -- Virginia Dominguez
    16. Auzenne, Donato, Frilot, Lemelle, Meullion --Conrad Auzenne revision forthcoming
    17. Creoles of Color in the Bayou Country -- Brasseaux, Fontenot, Oubre
    18. Creoles of Color of the Gulf South - James H. Dormon editor
    19. The Free People of Color of New Orleans - Mary Gehmanhttp://www.margaretmedia.com/
    20. Kaskaskia Under The French Regime by Natalia Maree Belting
    21. Voodoo Queen by Martha Ward
    22. Henriette Delille, Servant of Slaves; Witness To The Poor -Cyprian Davis, O.S. B.
    23. Degrees Of Freedom by Rebecca J. Scott
    24. The Forgotten People by Gary B. Mills
    25. Our People and Our History - Desdunes
    26. The Louisiana Native Guards - Hollandsworth
    27. New Orleans Architecture series - Toledano All volumes ?Definitely Cemeteries III, The Creole Faubourgs IV &Esplanade Ridge V
    28. Revolution, Romanticism, and the Afro-Creole Protest Traditionin Louisiana, 1718-1868 - Bell
    29. Old Mobile Fort Louis La Louisiane 1702-1711 -- Jay Higginbotham
    30. Slaves Without Masters - Ira Berlin
    31. A Black Patriot and a White Priest - Stephen J. Ochs, PhD
    32. A History of French Louisiana Vol 5, The Company of the Indies -- Giraud
    33. Spaniards, Planters and Slaves -- Gilbert C Din
    34. Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Series, History of Louisiana IX "AfricanExperience"
    35. Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial Series, History of Louisiana I "Louisiana
    Experience"
    36. Storyville, New Orleans....Al Rose
    37. Memories of the Old Plantation Home &A Creole Family Album..Laura LocoulGore, Commentary by Norman Sand Marmillion
    38. New Orleans...Bethany Ewald Bultman
    39. Fabulous New Orleans...Lyle Saxon
    40. Creole New Orleans-Race and Americanization...Edited by Arnold R. Hirschand Joseph Logsdon
    41. Gumbo Ya-Ya-Folktales of Louisiana.Compiled by Lyle Saxon
    42. The Picayune Creole Cookbook
    43. Old Creole Days...George W. Cable
    45. Decuir: Early Creole Family of Louisiana - Julie Eshelman-Leewww.creolewest.com
    46. Mammon and Manon in Early New Orleans, The First Slave Society in theDeep South - Thomas N. Ingersoll
    47. A History: Women and New Orleans - Mary Gehmanhttp://www.margaretmedia.com/
    48. From Porche to Labatut, Two Centuries on the Pointe Coupee CoastBrian Costello
    49. Beautiful Crescent: A History of New Orleans by Garvey & Widmer
    50. Fortier''s History of Louisiana Vol.I French Domination 1512-1768Alcee Fortier
    51. Fortier''s History of Louisiana Vol.II Spanish Domination 1769-1803
    52. New Orleans: Then and Now, Campanella & Campenella
    53. History of Louisiana French Domination Vol. I Charles Gayarre
    54. The Pirates Laffite-The Treacherous World of the Corsairs of the GulfWilliam C. Davis
    55. The History of Louisiana - Francois Xavier Martin

    More books:
  • 1. Historic Jefferson Parish from Shore to Shore - Betsy Swanson
  • 2. Old Families of Louisiana - Arthur & Kernion
  • 3. The Trudeaus of Louisiana & related families - Dr. M. J. Trudeau
  • 4. Africans in Colonial Louisiana - Gwendolyn Midlo Hall
  • 5. Southwest Louisiana Records -- Rev. Hebert
  • 6. The Road to Louisiana -- The Saint Domingue Refugees -- 1792-1809 -- Brasseauz and Conrad
  • 7. The Historic Indian Tribes of Louisiana -- Kniffen, Gregory and Stokes
  • 8. Creole Families of New Orleans -- King
  • 9. Social Control in Slave Plantation Societies, Hall
  • 10. Moreau De St. Mary's American Journay 1793-1798 -- Roberts and Roberts
  • 11. Blue Coat or Powdered Wig -- Free People of Color in Pre-Revolutionary Saint Domingue -- King
  • 12. The Louisiana Native Guards -- The Black Military Experience During the Civil War -- Hollandsworth
  • 13. Slavery, the Civil Law, and the Supreme Court of Louisiana -- Schafer
  • 14. Slaves Without Masters -- Berlin
  • 15. A Black Patriot and a White Priest -- Ochs
  • 16. New People -- Williamson
  • 17. The Forgotten People -- Mills
  • 18. Creoles of Color in The Bayou Country -- Brasseaux, Fontenot, Oubre



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