Acadian Festivals – Madawaska

1978 – FIRST ACADIAN DAY… June 28, 1978! Madawaska town officials and the Maine State Legislature designated June 28, 1978, as Acadian Day in Maine. The Acadian Flag was presented to Governor Langley and flew over the Capitol Building. President was Cecile...

Grand Falls, N.B. “Getting to the Root of the Matter”

Grand Falls, N.B. “Getting to the Root of the Matter” What’s in a name? Shakespeare may have been on to something with his famous quote from the play Romeo & Juliet. In this case, their family names kept the star-crossed lovers from each other,...

The Acadian Story…from France to the CYR Plantation

To order the ALL the CD’s or Digital Downloads, simply click on the link provided;  we accept all major credit cards on our secure online ordering system. https://www.acadian.org/shop/ The name “Acadian” was given to those early French settlers who migrated...

Thériault

Click here to view Great THERIAULT Product/Gift Ideas! Click here for details on the THERIAULT Family Genealogy CD-ROM Les Thériault à L’Acadie, de 1604 à 1763 C’est en aout 1604 que Samuel de Champlain débarque à Port-Royal (échancrure dans la Baie...

Saucier

  This portion of my web site and accompagnying links, is dedicated to my very special friend, Peggy Hall, who died on April 13, 2002 and is reproduced with the permission of her daughter Tiffany Graham. Peggy was the first to “believe” in my proposed...