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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    any french people out there ? :)
    fattyslave fattyslave 22-25, F 2 Responses May 11

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    It started as me only getting dressed and being a dare but when I personally elevated it too buying a full custom made French maid outfit, buying breast forms, chastity device and...
    bmg1kel bmg1kel 61-65, T May 14

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    "Phoque" - French for seal Pronounced: **** BEST WORD EVERRRR xD
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 1 Response May 15

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    Hi everyone, So I set up a gofundme for my French boyfriend and I to reunite this summer. I feel somewhat guilty for asking you guys for money, because I'm not asking for a...
    Kaylaandkillian Kaylaandkillian 18-21, F 2 Responses May 16

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    It started kinda weird when my Uncle came on to me while I was staying with him afew Years back. But, he taught me how to French Kiss and I love it !
    TommyLV TommyLV 16-17, M May 16

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    i speak french if someone needs help.
    Mindlha Mindlha 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    One of the best movie of Leos Calax. Denis Lavant,Juliette Binoche,Julie Delpy..Casts are amazing..!!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 28

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    you just know that! feeling when your arms wrap around y
    readytotext readytotext 51-55, M May 2

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    I love satin against my skin
    Tinkfraggle Tinkfraggle 41-45 2 Responses May 5

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    Wasn't as great as you might expect, although I was also drunk, and it was with my girl best friend not boyfriend. Since I was drunk, her tongue kept making me feel like I was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 11

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    Passion.. Lips feed the flame of intemecy.. Grap me.. Kiss me.. Satesfaction..
    Kardia Kardia 36-40 3 Responses May 13

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    But I didn't kiss someone in long 3 years like that. Just imagine kissing in rain like in the Spider-Man movie. :) wonderful
    Magdalenka Magdalenka 26-30, F 3 Responses May 14

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    Lotsa bacon and maple syrup. I stand in awe. Then sit down to eat ravenously.
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M May 16

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    je parle francais mais je'ne suit pas vrement bon aid moi.. silvouplet
    millymack123 millymack123 18-21, M 1 Response May 16

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    J'aime la musique Français surtout Stromae Papaoutai. J'ai besoin de faire un voyage en France avec des amis !
    Alex4eve Alex4eve 13-15, F 1 Response May 16

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    my body wants the salad but my heart wants the fries
    fabxcoolxdang fabxcoolxdang 13-15, F May 17

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    hai friends how r u good morning to all
    RamNareshnine9 RamNareshnine9 26-30, M 1 Response May 18

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    Hadewijch (Bruno Dumont, 2009)God is present in His absence.Celine/Hadewijch is a novice nun in love with God, committed only to God. She is expelled from her convent for her over...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I just love them, they're so much fun and a huge turn on
    CallMeShy CallMeShy 16-17, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    oui oui baguette ohonhonhonhon
    sparkyisme sparkyisme 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Even though I cant do it cause I can't hold my breath long enough. Lol I'm pretty I'm doing it wrong
    germany100 germany100 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Bonjour tout le monde, je m'apple Duan. J'ai 15 et aussi je suis gay.
    Humanoid103 Humanoid103 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    1) I've always wanted to be a doctor since I was 4 years old. 2) My favorite color is Turquoise. 3) I only have one sibling and she's 4 years old. 4) I had my first kiss with my...
    AnonymousJSS AnonymousJSS 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    I am Russian, I am fluent in English, I try to review French I once knew and learn German. If I'll be successful with them, I have my eye on a couple more languages. Any language...
    Chiffa Chiffa 36-40, T 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    You should donot hesitate to phone us in English, Spanish, French or Russian languages and allow us to assist you to propose the most fitted Yacht at very best price for chartering...
    Joshua8383gcy4 Joshua8383gcy4 31-35, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Since I worked around french men and women at hotel du vin Brighton I caught the Paris syndrome which involve feelings of persecution ,acute delusional state ,hallucinations...
    restlessuk restlessuk 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Since I worked around french men and women at hotel du vin Brighton I caught the Paris syndrome which involve feelings of persecution ,acute delusional state ,hallucinations...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Since I worked around french men and women at hotel du vin Brighton I caught the Paris syndrome which involve feelings of persecution ,acute delusional state ,hallucinations...
    Soullesss Soullesss 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I hate racism and discrimination. How can someone say: All of the Germans are Nazis? or All of the French eat frogs? Not everyone is the same, because Nazis were mostly Germans...
    HikikomoryAndy HikikomoryAndy 13-15, F 12 Responses 4 days ago

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    It happened when I was going to my first Halloween party as an adult a few years ago. Being an admirer of cosplay without ever having the opportunity to go to the conventions, I...
    nonapat nonapat 36-40, M May 4

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    I am from Belgium. My brother went to college in the United States and my mother said I should also. I now live with my brother and study biology in America. I learned of English...
    Aureillenne Aureillenne 18-21, F 1 Response May 9

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    My candy love , play it in French (Amour sucré) because the stories come out first in French ! (I'm French) and Voltage , there so many histories take my money 💲☺️, MC can...
    OzBRabbit OzBRabbit 18-21, F May 10

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