It is STROTHER REUNION time again for the DESCENDANTS of the 1840-1850's RAPIDES PARISH STROTHERS
Date will be Saturday April 28, 2012 in the COMMUNITY CENTER
(across from the First Baptish Church) in downtown ELIZABETH ALLEN PARISH LA, ELIZABETH is about 10 miles WEST of OAKDALE ALLEN PARISH, LA., TRAVELING on HWY 10 either WEST or EAST at the CROSSROADS of LA 112 (BLINKING LIGHT), TURN SOUTH TO ELIZABETH (about 1 mile)
Doors will open at 9:30 AM. Drinks will be PROVIDED, just bring a COVERED DISH or a DESSERT.
There will be a MEMORIAL SERVICE for families members who
passed away since APRIL 16, 2011. PLEASE let us know of
such loses, so they can be include in the MEMORIAL SERVICE.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR LAST NAME STROTHER MEN for DNA TESTING.
One of the early RAPIDES STROTHERS -- ALEXANDER A STROTHER,
Sr., had three sons, a son of EDWIN (oldest). a Great
Grandson of JOHN (2nd), a Great Grandson of Alexander, Jr., (3rd), had their DNA tested -- RESULTS -- NO MATCHES TO
OTHER STROTHERS, ALL THREE MATCHED THE NAME BLOUNT (Blunt).
THE MATCHES WERE SO STRONG OUR THREE STROTHERS WERE REMOVED FROM STROTHER TESTING AND PLACED IN THE BLOUNT (Blunt) TESTING GROUP