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Erath, Louisiana 70533
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Genealogy Research

Historical Resources

See the page linked in red for an excellent history of St. Gabriel Church in St. Gabriel, LA.

The following photo albums and accompanying text will also be helpful if your interest concerns matters of history.

Museum History

Erath History

Henry History

Family Genealogies

The following list shows genealogical histories of prominent local citizens, prepared by historian Stanley LeBlanc. If you share a family name with any of these people, you may see some of your ancestors listed.

For more extensive genealogical information, check out Stanley's website at Historian Steven Cormier has also provided extensive family histories on his website Acadians in Gray.

Allen R. Bares - LeBlanc Line

Judge Marcus A. Broussard, Jr.

General Curney Joseph Dronet, Sr. - Author of A Century of Acadian Culture - The Development of a Cajun Community - Erath (1899-1999)

Richard James Guidry

Johnnie Allen Guillot [aka Johnnie Allan]

Senator Dudley J. LeBlanc - Author of The Acadian Miracle

John Allen LeBlanc [husband of Shirley Thibodeaux - see his amazing wooden replicas here]

Louis-Relie LeBlanc III

Brig. General Robert Joseph LeBlanc

Rufus LeBlanc, Jr.

Stanley LeBlanc

Edgar G. Mouton, Jr.

Christopher Eugene Nunez

Warren Perrin (Broussard line)

Ebrar Reaux

James Floyd Soileau

Ramona Stout Babineaux

Shirley Thibodeaux LeBlanc [wife of John Allen LeBlanc and Past President of the Acadian Memorial Foundation]