I have been searching my roots, I found my roots may go back to Marcq,Normandie, France. I can start with Arthus Marcotte, born abt 1510 no death date listed. name of his spouse is unknown.
His son Andrieu(Andries) Marcotte was born about 1545, no death date listed, was married to Colette Paris. He was buried in St.Leger Cemetary,in Normandy, where he was a garderner in that parish.
His son Nicholas Marcotte, born in 1579, in Fecamp Normandy, France. He was married to Marion(no last name listed) on 1/6/1579/80. He died 8/12/1642in Fecamp, Normandy,France.
His son Charles Emile Marcotte was born 2/26/1598/99, in Fecamp Normandy. He was married to Jacqueline Boucher(no date listed. in Fecamp, Normandy, France.he died 10/9/1678 in Fecamp. Normandy, France
His son Jacques Marcotte was born on 12/7/1644 in Fecamp, Normandy, France. He married Isabelle Elizabeth Salle on 9/9/1670, in Cap-de-Madeleine, Canada. He died before 3/16/1716/17.
His son Jacques Marcotte II was born 1/28/1672/73 in Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. He married Louise Francoise Baudet on 4/1/1679 in St. Maurice, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. He died 3/21/1736/37
His son Jean Baptiste Marcotte I was born in 1700, in Qubec Province, Canada. He married Marie Marguerite Hardy on 11/8/1725 in Cap Sante', Quebec, Canada. He died in 1777 at Cap Sante', Quebec, Canada.
His son Jean Baptiste Marcotte II was born 7/24/1738 in Cap Sante', Quebec, Canada. He married Maguerite Tregre in 1780 in St. Jean de Baptist Parish, Louisiana. He died in 1808 in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana.
His son Alexis Marcotte was born in 2/1794 in Bayou Rapides Parish, Lou1siana. He married Celeste Aimee Joffrion on 2/8/1814 in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He died in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana before 2/15/1848.
His son Alexix Marcotte II was born on 5/8/1815, in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He married twice, first to Meline Desseles on 1/30/1824. They had one child Hilaire. His second marriage was to Melina (Emelie) Tassin on 1/4/1842 in Mansura, Louisiana. He died before 12/11/1855.
His son Frederick Acicde Marcotte, from second marriage was born on 9/15/1844 in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He married Martha Lenora Rusk on 4/21/1870 in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. There is no date of death listed.
His son John Rusk Marcotte was born January 1871 in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He was married twice, first to Felonise A. Recouley on 12/11/1874 in Bordelonville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He had three children from this marriage. He then married my grandmother, Henriette Reason in 1910 in Bordelonville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He died 2/25/1937.
His first son was Alcide W. Marcotte (first marriage), he had two sisters Emma and Luna.
His children from second marriage, included Felonise, Olga. Rusk H., Wilford, David, and Lond?
His son David was my father, he was born 11/28/1920 in Bordelonville, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. He married Mildred Mary Muhs on 9/7/1946, in New Orleans, Louisiana. He died on 11/2/1994, Metairie, Louisiana. He has three surviving children, Ann Marie, Marleen, and David, Jr.
His grandchildren include Edmond Masson Jr, Jeanne Marie Masson, Stephanie Judd, and William Judd III.