I descend from : Archie L, DeShane,father.Alfred DeShane born Feb. 17,1892 married Sarah Ikenberry 1922. GlobeArizona, Gila county..Daniel Vardy DeShane.Paul Syvester DeShane.Joseph DeShane/Joseph marie Mainville Deschenes, same person born Jan.6,1797 died about 1850 hastings county,belleville,Ontario,can.. Married OliveDefoe 1826..Jean Mainville Deschenesmarried Suzanne Vertefeville Jan.22,1788Cathedral of Trios-Rivere.Jean Bernard MainvilleDeschenes married Marie Louise DechesnesApril 23,1758 Cathedral Richards.Pierre Rene Jacques Mivbille Deschenes married Marie Ann Roy DesjardinOct. 28,1726.Jean Miville Deschenesmarried marie Madeline Dube May 13,1691Rivere-Quelle.Jacques Miville Deschenes married Catherine de Baillon Nov.12,1669Norte Dame,Quebec,Canada..Pierre Miville de SuisseDeschenes born about 1602 Fribourg,Switzerland. Moved to France where he married Charlotte Maugis, immigrating to Quebec,Canada. I hope this information is uesfulto my indian cousins(Deshane/Deschene/Duchene)What did you find in the book by Forest. Any thing that might be helpful to me. My grandfather used to call me yah mah sha ku whenI was little. What does it mean?