2023 LHS Seminar
The 45th Annual Genealogy & History Seminar was held at the Thibodaux Regional Wellness Center on August 5th, 2023. Speakers were:
Albert Robichaux Jr. – spoke about doing research on los Isleños de Canarias and findings from his recent trip to the Canary Islands.
Jay Schexnaydre – spoke about the villages of many German Coast progenitors that the GACHGS visited in 2022.
Gayle Breaux Smith – spoke about the history and genealogy of the BREAUX family in relation to our Acadian hisotry.
Nathan Rabalais – spoke about Louisiana Legends and Folklore
John Lafargue awarded the 2023 Historic Preservation Awards to Josh & Maria Albares for their home at 528 Canal Boulevard and Jeffery Markel & Don Kasten for their home at 920 Jackson Street.
Vice-President and Seminar coordinator, Elizabeth “Beth” Plaisance received the Himel Service Award.
The 2023 seminar was a huge success with 90 attendees! Please plan to attend in 2024!
Some photos of the 2023 Seminar are below
Photos of Annual Genealogy and History Seminar – 2022