I would love to connect with the descendants of Meric Gigear, of Coal Springs, South Dakota. He was the son of Peter and Mary Gigear (aka: Pierre Giguere and Marie Provencher).
GIGIERRE, PETER - PROVENCHE, MARIE -- WILL (county) 04/16/1856
Meric Gigear's siblings:
born: 19 Jul 1857 St. Anne, Kankakee County, ILL
bap 20 Jul 1857 St. Anne Catholic Church
born: 20 Apr 1861 St. Anne, Kankakee County, ILL
bap 20 Jun 1861 First Presbyterian Church by Rev Charles Chiniquy
Mathilda Marance GIGUREE
born: February 8, 1863, at St. Anne, Ill
Gigear, Arthur, b. 1861; d. 1942
Gigear, Augusta, b. 1866; d. 1947
Gigear, Louis T. b. 1866; d. 1941
I hope that we can discover our Gigear/Giguere family history through photos and family stories handed down from generation to generation. I have a bit of Giguere history to share.