Belle Isle

BELLE ISLE MARSH, CRADLE OF ACADIA

And from the other end of the continent, we received a short note from Gérard Theriault from Petit Ruisseau, Nova Scotia to let us know of some news that had just been published by the ‘Courier de la Nouvelle Écosse’ regarding the on-going work at the archaeological digs in Belle Isle, an Acadian settlement which […]

CANADA RECOGNIZES ACADIAN CONTRIBUTION…

Just received a note from Karen Theriot Reader of some news that she picked up from the Parcs Canada website. Thank you, Karen. Karen is our family researcher and genealogist for the Louisiana Theriots and also our administrator for the Terriot DNA Project. She is our delegate for the Joseph Elric and Leora Theriot Great-Branch. […]

BELLE ISLE OF THE PORT ROYAL COLONY

I received a note from an Acadian friend Ghislain Savoie. He reports:   “My brother Jean-Claude, who lives in NB, sent me a message today informing me that the Government of Nova Scotia announced that the Belle-Isle area in Nova Scotia was now protected. Our Acadian ancestors, the Savoies, Thériaults, Gaudets, Doucets, and others were […]