News and Events

Lafayette Genealogical Society Meeting: Thursday, April 20th, 2017, Southside Branch, Lafayette Public Library, 6106 Johnston St., Lafayette, LA at 6:30 P.M.
Speaker is Lafayette resident and teacher consultant for the Acadiana Writing Project at ULL, Dianne Dempsey-Legnon, author of “Belair Cove” and “A Louisiana Soldier”.

Using Fr. Hebert's Southwest Louisiana Records
Presentation by Brenda Fuselier at the 19 January 2017 Meeting

The Main Library's Genealogy Collection
Presentation by Dr. Sam Lollar, July 2016 Meeting
Handout from LGS October 15, 2015 meeting

Guest speaker, Dr. Eddie Palmer of ULL, spoke about the history of the Old Spanish Trail. .

Flyer for Donald Arceneaux's new book

Don Arceneaux spoke about his new book, “Attakapas Post in 1769” .

Handout from LGS Meeting on September 17th

Herb Scheuermann played a video by Professor John P. Colletta of the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy on genealogy resources available in public libraries. The handout contains links to these valuable resources.

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Eastman's Newsletter (Free)
Dick Eastman has a great daily newsletter with information that is genealogy or computer related. You can check it out at Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Dick also has a great Calendar of Genealogy Events.

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