Volume 2012 Issue 7

19 July 2012 Meeting


July 19th, 2012 meeting of the Lafayette Genealogical Society was called to order by President Brenda Fuselier. A moment of silence for our ancestors, and those having served or are currently serving in our military, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.

Guests were introduced:
Mona Falcon & Charles Trahan
Frank Falcon
James & Sandra Lavergne Shaheen
Randy Falcon
Martha Briggs Landreaux
Virginia Broussard
Betty Brandt
Linda Hernandez

Wade Falcon was introduced as speaker for the meeting. Since he is a Canary Island descendant, he has done much research, genealogical and historical on the Canary Islanders. Some of his work goes back to 1508 in Spain.

The 1940 Census Indexing is complete, and can be found on www.familysearch.org.

Lona Bourque motioned to adjourn, James Bourque 2nd. Motion passed. Members enjoyed refreshments.

Respectfully submitted by: Brenda Hebert Thibodeaux, Secretary