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1/2 Native American

Jeanne (View posts)
Posted: 30 Apr 2000 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 9:50AM GMT
Surnames: Laroque, LaRock, Douville
Can anyone suggest how you might prove that one of your ancestors was 1/2 Native American? It has been suggested that my GGGrandmother, Ursula (nee Laroque/LaRock) Douville was 1/2 Chippewa or Menominee Indian. I believe she lived at or around the Bay Settlement area of Green Bay, WI when her daughter, Odilia Douville married my Great Grandfather, Robert Landry, in 1881.

Would any Federal, State or Church records show a person as being 1/2 Native American? The family, I am assuming, was Roman Catholic as most French Canadian-American families were at that time.

Any help appreciated. Thanks. Jeanne
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Jeanne 30 Apr 2000 12:00PM GMT 
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WI_Bluebird 7 May 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Mary Beth Jen... 9 Jul 2006 6:23AM GMT 
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