"No problem. I figured you'd see the message eventually.I just read G. Robert Tessier's French version of your story in my St. Casimir newsletter yesterday. Very interesting. Great photos as well. My parents were born in St. Casimir in 1902…"
"James, do you know if you have any Filles du roi among your ancestors? I have 11 with proofs. I wonder if we share any.You could find their names along with the Carignan soldiers(I have one) at www.fillesduroi.org/"
"James,I just went on there and found tons of names in my tree that match yours. Chalifour,Bedard,Aubin,Parent,Marcoux,Garneau,Roy.I imagine we share siblings in some of these families.I don't have your type of program but I can tell you that I…"
"Hi everybody.My relatives are all from Quebec but my parents moved to Sault Ste Marie in 1942 which is where I was born and my father is buried. Now in the US, I look back at the times I visited the Soo Locks and remember hearing about the…"
"Hi Robert, I still have relatives in Ste-Anne-de-la-Pérade, St-Casimir, Trois-Rivières. We French-Canadians are so connected. Many of your names are also in my tree...Morand dit Douville, Ayotte,I imagine you've visited some of…"
"James,thanks so much for starting this group.It's nice to see people touching bases.One of your names is in my tree.I have a grandmother Audy from Charlesbourg and St.Casimir.All of my relatives are still in that area."