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story of Acadia

Hannay, James

story of Acadia

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Published by Dominion Atlantic Railway in Kentville, N.S .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Acadia,
  • Nova Scotia
    • Subjects:
    • Acadia -- History.,
    • Nova Scotia -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Hannay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1038 .H25 1800z
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2569990M
      LC Control Number85113078

      Charles Melanson, and his parents arrived in Acadia from England in His father, Pierre Laverdure, was a Huguenot who moved to England from France before His mother, Priscilla, was English, a fact that is well accepted by historians, although generations of die hard descendants, who will not admit an ounce of English blood.


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