National Acadian Day Acadians are the descendants of the 17th-century French colonists who settled in Acadia, a colony of New France
If you have Acadian ancestors, you may want to check out these sites:
* Acadian Genealogy Homepage Acadian-Cajun Family Genealogy and French-Canadian Genealogy
* Parish Registers fonds, which contains transcriptions of parish registers of various Acadian parishes and from the Gaspé peninsula.
* Biographies of the 37 main Acadian families from the Université de Moncton’s website. [French language only]