French North American Research. Presenter Daniel Lilienkamp shared this Handout. (3 December 2020 virtual program).
Tip: Ancestors of French descent are chronicled on the SCCGS website in church records and precinct histories, for example. To find these, use the SCCGS public website Search tool with a keyword search for the word French.
Articles such as “The Emigration of the Swiss Marcaires in Lorraine in the 17th and
18th centuries” are in Volume 43 No. 3 (2020) of the Quarterly archived on this Member website.
- Latin language aids
- French language aids
- Given names translated from French and Latin into English , courtesy American-French Genealogical Society.