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I Am French (huguenot)

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    French Ancestry...

    I am the descendant of our earliest traced ancestor, and the one registered with the Huguenot Society, Antione Leroux, 1451. I am In the Languedoc Chapter of the society. During the reign of terror against the Huguenots, as with many, many of my relatives went to Germany to have...
    Lash59 Lash59 46-50 1 Response Mar 17, 2009

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    Marquis Calmes ...

    The son of Guillaume William de Calmes “Seigneur de Barbeiran” and his wife Francoise de St. Cernin, … Marquis Guillaume De Calmes was born in 1675 in Trebs Dioc de Carcassone Languedoc France. While the family was titled, Marquis was probably not a rank. The family was...
    abncavscout abncavscout 46-50, M 16 Responses Jul 10, 2008

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    My Mum Does Family History

    i dont know a great deal but my mother tells me some of our ancestors were the crystal blowers who were invited by the czech king ... it sounds romantically medieval but i am lacking the historical knowledge my mum knows more than me about it... my mum says her mother was Frater...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Mar 19, 2011

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    My Father's Name Isn't Jean-pierre Or Hippolyte!

    He is part Tunisian, but wholly French and Hugenot, descended of a military family who assisted in the colonisation of the French colonies in Tunisia and Algeria. His mother was Bedouin Tunisian, marrying my grandfather in Tunisia before he was returned to Metropolitan France in...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F Aug 19, 2013

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    History

    My family left france during the revolution and came to america. Vassuer or Le Vassuer. There were some members of the family that were of nobility Some were not.   Most of them settled in Kentucky and the surrounding areas. Still doing research, never know what you will...
    Tazchi Tazchi 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 16, 2009

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    Huguenot Roots

    My forebears chose to fight against Napoleon in the army of the Duke of Wellington and were rewarded with a grant of land in the North East of England after the victory at Waterloo; they prospered and slowly moved south. I am proud of my Huguenot Roots but proud of my English...
    Honiton Honiton 61-65, M Jul 15, 2011

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    Gedeon La Plante Merlet

    The Mellott family are direct decendents of Gedeon "La Plante" Merlet. Below is a link I have found that tells the tale: http://deepsouthernroots.familytreeguide.com/getperson.php?personID=I94855&tree=T1&PHPSESSID=ece2a6ca992742ba65e6a2eebfe725e6
    agreenwaldfamily agreenwaldfamily 31-35 Jun 27, 2010

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    My Children Are Huguenot

    I am collecting family histories of flight and settlement in USA for publication. We are writing folktales, do not need to be footnoted, Oral histories are fine.
    qjr1 qjr1 66-70, F Jun 24, 2012

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    South Africa.

    My family tree extends all the way to France, we sailed to islands off of Africa then moved into South Africa and blended in with the dutch and English.
    luceysoul luceysoul 18-21 Oct 20, 2013

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    I Am The Descendant Of French Huguenots

    Born in Louisiana, genealogical records had been handed down from generation to generation, tracing our ancestry back to the family Calmes from Languedoc. I have greatly enjoyed knowing from whence we came!
    MichelDeCalmes MichelDeCalmes 56-60 May 13, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    right about now im giving up on myself because Im too much of a noob to make a french braid. gr8.
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    I bought these two beautiful dresses to fit into when I lose all my weight, but they were confiscated or should I say "stolen" out of my hands from me by my Fake Mother, during a...
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    I had such a fun dream last night. I lived at this all-girls boarding school that was really stuffy. It was like uber-girly looking which was actually sort of pretty but like the...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    He has delicately soft cheeks, strong eyebrows, puppy eyes of a player, and supported a tall yet thin frame. It felt like I knew him for the longest time. I instantly felt trustful...
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    My soon to be SD just turned 2 on July 8th. My fiancee and me have almost been together a year. ( we've been together before before people think that's fast lol ). My fiancee is 20...
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    I love eating some French fries :)
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    Awesome I perfect and amazing
    artking10 artking10 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    I need some tips, no idea where to start. I did it in high school but that was over 10 years ago. I'm trying to read this bilingual children's book but not knowing half the words...
    MorningStars MorningStars 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Her dad name is Joey so I will name her Joely Joely jo(e)-ly as a girls' name. Joely's root is French, and the meaning of the name Joely is "Jehovah is God; pretty". Joely is a...
    ForYouIwillWaitJoey ForYouIwillWaitJoey 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I was at the park one day when I felt a breeze brush by my butt crack I realized that my shirt was lifted up by the bench and the pants I was wearing were one size bigger so my...
    buttgirl1234 buttgirl1234 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    La douleur exquise (French ) - The excruciating pain that comes from wanting someone you can’t have.
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    Im black,french,irish,white,cherokee indian, and choctaw. from my grandpa. and portuguese since my grandma was a little creole. yes im mixed with a bunch. lmao my dad is black...
    MultineseRoyalBabydoll MultineseRoyalBabydoll 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I fake a smile, I just hate myself so much, I sometimes want to kill myself, but it's too wrong. I suck at everything, I'm so ******* dumb, I'm a huge loser, I'm drop off school...
    Theworldandme Theworldandme 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    ~Celui~ Laisse moi être celui qui partage ta vie. Oui Celui a qui tu te confie! Nul ne sera te comprend mieux que moi, Donne moi ma chance tu verras... -Colonel Riel :)
    nialler14 nialler14 13-15, F Jul 21

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    It was serious but it wasnt death. We were going to the pool. We were driving in a Chevy captiva, and my dad was driving. We're a big family so we were comfy but crammed. I was...
    nightskybluelights nightskybluelights 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    One day, near the end of senior year in high school, our Honors French class decided to give our student teacher a hotfoot. This wasn't just a randomly mean prank. The teacher...
    GenesiusRedux GenesiusRedux 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Just started actually. R and U have set up forts and are attacking me with fail pronunciations. But the silly little alphabets don't know that I'll conquer them one day!
    Shayala Shayala 18-21, F Jul 20

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    Im from Paris but i study in Nice!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 19

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    I have started with Duolingo. I have learned some French before, at school, very very long ago. But I have forgotten most of it. It will take some time before I can say something...
    Tamara68 Tamara68 46-50, F Jul 19

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    I love mcd fries the best.
    loveandybvb loveandybvb 18-21 Jul 17

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    Si vous voulez parler Français, je suis là :)
    akina86 akina86 22-25 Jul 16

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    your french fries are my french fries on the wrong plate
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    I'm doing a design I need help with puttin words into french Canadian. What I'm looking 2 translate is Detective Kids Canada.
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    Omar Sharif was a graduate in Physics and Math and was fluent in six languages. English, French, Arabic, Greek, Italian, French and Spanish. He was a true international actor.
    veegee1962 veegee1962 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 14

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