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From: Andrea Scott <>
Subject: Re: [LAORLEAN-L] Calling All Vicknairs!
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 21:45:47 -0400
References: <KFEKLMDAHMOICICABDLJGEOBCDAA.bachee@shreve.net>


Hi Benjamin & Renee:
How about another branch :-) Here is the Acadian connection to the Vicknairs.
Enjoy ...
Andrea Scott (Nee Hebert/Michel)

Son of Pierre Michel & Marie Joseph Leger-Acadians
Son of Joseph Michel & Marie Marquerite Bourgeois-Acadians

Husband: Joseph MICHEL – 152 ACADIAN
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Birth: 9 Sep 1793 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Death: 21 Jul 1828 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Father: Joseph MICHEL - 121 (1773-1831)
Mother: Marie Marguerite BOURGEOIS - 122 (1775-1815)
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Marriage: 5 Jul 1813 Place: St.James Cath.Ch.St.James, LA, St.James Parish
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Wife: Veronique POCHE - 153
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Father: Jacques POCHE - 591 (1768-1856)
Mother: Veronica VICKNAIR - 599 (1773-1829)
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Children...
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1. M Child: Joseph MICHEL - 211
Birth: 27 Oct 1814 Place: St. James Parish, Louisiana
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2. M Child: Pierre Theodule MICHEL - 212
Birth: 3 Dec 1816 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Death: 1 Jul 1819 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Burial: 2 Jul 1819 Place: St.Michael Archangel,Convent,SJP,LA
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3. F Child: Marie Sidonie MICHEL - 213
Birth: 18 Sep 1818 Place: St.James Parish, LA
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4. M Child: Marcellin Florian MICHEL - 214
Birth: 24 Feb 1821 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Spouse: Marie Usayde INBAU - 5201
Marriage: About 1850 Place: New Orleans, La.
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5. M Child: Jules MICHEL - 215
Birth: 16 Jun 1823 Place: St. James Parish, Louisiana
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6. M Child: Jean Theophile MICHEL - 216
Birth: 11 Sep 1825 Place: St.James Parish, LA
Spouse: Marie Usayde INBAU - 5201
Marriage: 28 Oct 1848 Place: New Orleans, La.
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7. F Child: Marie Josephine MICHEL - 217
Birth: 26 Oct 1828 Place: St.James Parish, LA

Husband’s Notes...
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Notes:
Baptism sponsors were Pedro (Pierre) Michel and Maria Forest [SJA-3,73]
Marriage witnesses were Joseph Michel, Jacques Pocher (Porche) and Francois Paucher (Porche)
[SJA-2,141]
Age 31 at time of death. Burial recorded at [SMI-4,76]
L'Her Jun 1985, p. 34

Wife’s Notes...
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[SJBED B2-20]
LV Mar 85, p. 34


"Benjamin E. Achee" wrote:

> Renee:
>
> I have some Vicknair' as collateral lines. Here is what I have.
>
> Ben
>
> Descendants of Joseph Vicknair
>
> 1 Joseph VICKNAIR b: December 13, 1862 d: October 18, 1937 in Plaquemine,
> Iberville, Louisiana
> .. +Mathilda Rosalie ACHEE b: December 24, 1863 Assumption, Louisiana d:
> May 29, 1934 in Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....... 2 Lawrence George Ignatius VICKNAIR b: April 25, 1886
> Labadieville, Assumption, Louisiana d: July 26, 1953 in New Orleans,
> Orleans, Louisiana
> ........... +Rina PIZANIE b: May 25, 1898 d: January 24, 1961 in New
> Orleans, Orleans, LA
> ................ 3 Yvonne Muriel VICKNAIR b: January 12, 1915 New Orleans,
> Orleans, Louisiana
> .................... +Frank ARSAGA b: June 06, 1900
> .......................... 4 Muriel T. ARSAGA b: June 21, 1933 New
> Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> .............................. +Robert M. BRYANT, Sr. b: August 26, 1934
> Memphis, Tennessee d: November 15, 1959
> ................................... 5 Robert M. BRYANT, Jr. b: January 15,
> 1955 London, England
> ....................................... +Janet BLANCHARD b: November 15,
> 1958
> ................................... 5 Michael Paul BRYANT b: December 21,
> 1955 New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Darlene BENOIT b: August 19, 1958
> ............................................. 6 Dawn Michelle BRYANT b:
> September 21, 1976
> ................................... 5 David Wayne BRYANT, Sr. b: Abt. 1956
> ....................................... +Cheryl MELANIE b: Abt. 1959
> ............................................. 6 Christie BRYANT b:
> November 14, 1982 Metairie, Jefferson, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 David Wayne BRYANT b:
> August 02, 1985 Metairie, Jefferson, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 Daniel Wayne BRYANT b:
> August 02, 1985 Metairie, Jefferson, Louisiana
> ................ 3 Lawrence George Ignatius VICKNAIR, Jr. b: January 28,
> 1926 d: June 16, 1966
> .................... +Kitty MILLER b: Abt. 1929
> ....... 2 Elmire VICKNAIR b: October 14, 1889 Labadieville, Assumption,
> Louisiana d: October 18, 1974 in Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ........... +Samuel MORALES b: March 27, 1886 d: July 22, 1957 in
> Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................ 3 Nethla M. MORALES b: May 15, 1909 Bayou Goula,
> Louisiana
> .................... +Matherine J. BERTHELOT b: July 27, 1904 Morganza,
> Louisiana d: June 05, 1985 in Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> .......................... 4 Willis Joseph BERTHELOT b: November 30, 1926
> Morganza, Louisiana
> .............................. +Margaret Maxine SCHLATRE b: December 21,
> 1925 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Thomas Randall BERTHELOT b: February
> 21, 1949 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Wanda Marie BERTHELOT b: June 06,
> 1951 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Gwendolyn Theresa BERTHELOT b: July
> 16, 1956 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Samuel Ray GUILLOT b: Abt. 1959
> .......................... 4 [1] Evelyn Rita BERTHELOT b: December 31,
> 1929 Morganza, Louisiana
> .............................. +John CANOVA b: August 29, 1929 Plaquemine,
> Iberville, Louisiana d: August 29, 1964 in Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Johnny Francis CANOVA b: September
> 06, 1949 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Bobby BROGIN b: Abt. 1952
> ................................... 5 Matherine Joseph CANOVA b: April 30,
> 1955 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Donna JUNOT b: January 14, 1956
> Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 Nicole M. CANOVA b:
> December 01, 1981 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 Matherine J. CANOVA, Jr.
> b: September 10, 1985 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> .......................... *2nd Husband of [1] Evelyn Rita BERTHELOT:
> .............................. +John Baptiste RICHARDS b: Abt. 1926
> .......................... 4 Jeneal Marie BERTHELOT b: August 01, 1932
> Morganza, Louisiana
> .............................. +Elliott L. DAIGLE, Sr. b: Abt. 1929
> ................................... 5 Timothy Leonard DAIGLE b: May 31,
> 1955 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Linda JARREAU b: July 22, 1956
> ............................................. 6 Dawn Marie DAIGLE b: Abt.
> 1980 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 Kerry Joseph DAIGLE b:
> March 29, 1981 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Elliott L. DAIGLE, Jr. b: July 12,
> 1956 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Brent Anthony DAIGLE b: September
> 26, 1959 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 William Lancelot DAIGLE b: April 10,
> 1964 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> .......................... 4 Dorothy Ann BERTHELOT b: January 09, 1936
> Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> .............................. +Charles Thomas GRIFFON b: November 01, 1935
> Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Steven Thomas GRIFFON b: October 14,
> 1957 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Clinda Jean ARCENEAUX b: July 29,
> 1958
> ............................................. 6 Katie Lynn GRIFFON b: June
> 16, 1980 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ............................................. 6 Kevin Thomas GRIFFON b:
> June 03, 1982 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Karen Faye GRIFFON b: September 20,
> 1958 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Kenneth Matthew LEACH b: Abt. 1955
> ............................................. 6 Chad Thomas LEACH b: April
> 21, 1984 Marietta, Georgia
> ............................................. 6 Marci Lynn LEACH b:
> December 05, 1985 Marietta, Georgia
> ............................................. 6 Jodi Marie LEACH b: April
> 22, 1988 Marietta, Georgia
> ................................... 5 Blain Michael GRIFFON b: May 16,
> 1961 Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Connie MOSELEY b: March 19, 1962
> ............................................. 6 Daniel Blain GRIFFON b:
> July 23, 1987 Monroe, Lincoln, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Kurt Joseph GRIFFON b: July 17, 1962
> Plaquemine, Iberville, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Suzanne Marie GRIFFON b: October 23,
> 1964 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Brian Steele LESTAGE b: December
> 28, 1961
> ................ 3 Euillin Paul MORALES b: February 09, 1912 Red Cross,
> Louisiana
> .................... +Dianne BREAUX b: Abt. 1915
> .......................... 4 Mary Lou MORALES b: December 08, 1947
> ................ 3 Samuel MORALES, Jr. b: October 13, 1922
> .................... +Lyda BUTZ b: Abt. 1925
> .......................... 4 Jim MORALES b: Abt. 1945
> .......................... 4 Sammy MORALES b: Abt. 1947
> .......................... 4 Lydia Ann MORALES b: Abt. 1948
> ....... 2 Norma VICKNAIR b: February 09, 1891
> ........... +Henry D. KUHLMANN b: Abt. 1890 d: January 02, 1961
> ....... 2 Hermogene Corbet VICKNAIR b: October 04, 1892 d: May 26, 1914 in
> Red Cross, LA
> ....... 2 Leoba Marie VICKNAIR b: May 05, 1894 Labadieville, Assumption,
> Louisiana d: December 20, 1985 in Opelousas, St.Landry, Louisiana
> ........... +Lawrence Hugh O'DONNELL b: Abt. May 08, 1879 d: April 11, 1961
> ................ 3 Mary Ann O'DONNELL b: August 29, 1916 Alexandria,
> Rapides, Louisiana
> .................... +Paul METREJEAN, Sr. b: October 06, 1909 Broussard,
> Louisiana d: September 10, 1981 in Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana
> .......................... 4 Paul METREJEAN, Jr. b: November 15, 1936
> Opelousas, Louisiana
> .......................... 4 Shirley Ann METREJEAN b: January 23, 1938
> Opelousas, Louisiana
> .............................. +Melvin John BRUCE b: May 14, 1931 d:
> December 01, 1975
> ................................... 5 Mary Jean BRUCE b: September 08,
> 1957 New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Robert BUSH b: November 15, 1955
> ................................... 5 Monica Jane BRUCE b: August 24, 1958
> New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> ....................................... +A. Edward MITCHELL b: Abt. 1955
> ............................................. 6 Henry Craig MITCHELL b:
> August 02, 1988
> ................................... 5 Minette Jamie BRUCE b: June 03, 1960
> New Orleans, Orleans, LA
> ................................... 5 Michelle Jo BRUCE b: August 22, 1962
> New Orleans, Orleans, LA
> ................................... 5 Claiborne Joseph BRUCE II b: October
> 15, 1963 New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> ....................................... +Elizabeth Claire LAGRANGE b: May
> 05, 1964
> .......................... 4 John Larry METREJEAN b: July 17, 1941
> Opelousas, Louisiana
> .............................. +Shirley Ann DOMINGUE b: September 25, 1943
> Opelousas, St.Landry, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 John Larry METREJEAN b: September
> 06, 1965 Opelousas, St.Landry, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Paul Edwin METREJEAN b: July 12,
> 1967 Opelousas, St.Landry, Louisiana
> ................................... 5 Christopher Scott METREJEAN b: May
> 27, 1974 New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana
> ................ 3 Joseph O'DONNELL b: November 15, 1918 d: November 15,
> 1918
> ....... 2 Ivan Alton VICKNAIR b: November 08, 1896 Labadieville,
> Assumption, Louisiana d: January 13, 1989
> ........... +Sue Belle PERRIN b: Abt. 1899
> ................ 3 Robbie Lorraine VICKNAIR b: May 13, 1926 Wichita Falls,
> Texas
> .................... +Thomas Barton GINGELL b: October 29, 1923 Detroit,
> Michigan
> .......................... 4 Thomas Barton GINGELL, Jr. b: August 05, 1946
> Tacoma, Washington
> .......................... 4 Mark Douglas GINGELL b: August 19, 1949
> Detroit, Michigan d: November 22, 1990
> .......................... 4 Leslie Suzanne GINGELL b: July 11, 1956
> Ft.Belvoir, Virginia
> .............................. +Peter CAVOIT b: Abt. 1953
> .......................... 4 Christopher Robin GINGELL b: May 14, 1958
> Ft.Belvoir, Virginia
> .............................. +Paula Ann DENATALE b: Abt. 1961
> .......................... 4 Gregory Ian GINGELL b: August 04, 1967
> Mt.View, California
> ....... 2 [2] Mathilda Rosalie VICKNAIR b: Abt. 1900
> ........... +WILLIAMS b: Abt. 1897
> ................ 3 Joseph WILLIAMS b: Abt. 1920
> ....... *2nd Husband of [2] Mathilda Rosalie VICKNAIR:
> ........... +Hamilton STORY b: Abt. 1897
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Renée Clay [mailto:]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 19, 2002 1:18 PM
> To:
> Subject: [LAORLEAN-L] Calling All Vicknairs!
>
> Dear Margie and Patricia,
>
> My ggrandmother, Maud Gertrude Madere, was related to the Vicknair line.
> So, I'm a cousin, too. :-)
>
> Gertrude was the daughter of Owen McAllister Madere and Anaise Landry.
> Owen was the son of
> Auguste Madere and Marie Seraphine Alexander, both of St. John Parish.
> If I remember correctly,
> Seraphine moved to New Orleans with the children after Auguste's death.
> She lived on Prytania Street
> between Jena and Cadiz.
>
> Renée Clay
> New Orleans, LA
>
> Margie Vicknair-Pray wrote:
>
> >Patricia,
> >You're in luck! We have a wonderful cousin (as all Vicknair's - except for
> >a few who adopted the name - are related) named Jacques Lin Vicknair who
> has
> >done tremendous research on the Vicknair clan; I will send you a link to
> his
> >site tomorrow, as the server appears to be down right now. We all descend
> >from Johann Nikolaus Wichner who was a German immigrant with a decent land
> >grant up around what is now Reserve, Louisiana (just upriver from New
> >Orleans), and a good set of Y genes! My grandfather, Roselius J. Vicknair,
> >was born (1899) on Cornland, the last vestige of the Vicknair Bros.
> >plantations - if you look at old maps of the Mississippi River from the
> >early 1800s the Vicknair plantations are shown. Cornland is now mostly a
> >sugar refinery - or was - I haven't been up that way in over 10 years now.
> >It is usually thought that Johann was a German immigrant, but there has not
> >been much success in tracing him back into Germany; this has led rise to a
> >newer wave of intrigue placing him as a Scotsman from the MacMhicNair (I
> may
> >have that spelling off a bit) which they say is pronounced "McVickNair".
> So
> >we're either German or Scottish... I'm waiting to see if anyone comes up
> >with some proof either way, but consider myself German until proved
> >otherwise! We do have some frugal people in the family, so...? (-:
> >I'm sending a copy of this to Jacques Lin so that he'll know that we've
> >discovered another branch of the family tree! Looking forward to hearing
> >more from you.
> >Margie Vicknair-pray
> >Covington, LA
> >
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Patricia Q Buckles" <>
> >To: <>
> >Sent: Tuesday, June 18, 2002 3:06 PM
> >Subject: Re: [LAORLEAN-L] Searches for those good souls who have the
> >ability!
> >
> >
> >>Margie,
> >>
> >>My gr aunt, Theresa S. Ripp (b. 1907, d. 8/11/2000) married a Jules
> >>Vicknair. Is he one of yours? If so, I'd love to hear from you, as I
> >>
> >have
> >
> >>absolutely no information on the Vicknairs.
> >>
> >>Patti
> >>Clinton, MS
> >>
> >>
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