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FOREST - Haiti, Cap Français or Louisiana

PostPosted: Tue Aug 04, 2015 6:41 pm
by Sylvie Lord
Researching information about one couple who married in Colonies in front of a Justice of Peace (for lack of catholic priest) on Nov.10 1767.

Names: FOREST, Marguerite born in Acadia, NS, deported in 1755, found arriving with her uncle Charles and family in Louisiana in 1765 via Cap Français.

LAFAY, François (1742-1824). François was a shipboy (mousse), born/baptized in Ambarès (near Bordeaux, FR) embarked on the Grand Saint-Jean-Baptiste in 1757, deserted April of the same year at Cap Français (Haïti).