SAULNY FAMILY IN THE
The Saulny family began in a small
town called Villa Saulny in the northeast of
There is something like a castle but it seems more like a big house or manor of the seventeenth century. The church built in the time of Joan of Arc who was born and lived near there, it is still magnificent. About Saulny family living in the Villa Saulny we know for certain that there is none at the present and none was found buried there with the surname. We know that the Lord of Saulny was the owner of the mine. In the XIII century people went out of the Village taking the name of the village as their surname.
In these times we know of Saulny
The city of
Many Saulny ancestors were sailors,
and one of them was Pierre Saulny, the first Saulny in
We would like to thank JoŽl Saulny for his donation of Chroniques of Ives Saulny, a genealogy work of Saulny from the year 1600 made by M. H. Leray. Gregory Osborn from New Orleans for his genealogy investigation under Anita Saulny, to Mary Gehemanís comments about the costumes in Louisiana and all the emails from our relatives in Louisiana and California that let us to know how the big Saulny family in the USA is made of. Or we can say how our family is built.
Pierre SAULNY was the first Saulny in
†They had four children; all were born in
--Victor Saulny. He was born at 7 pm on November 1, 1822.
--Alfred Louis Saulny. He was born at about 3 am on February 15, 1824. Died on April 15, 1858
--Emile Saulny. She was born at 4 am on January 16, 1826. Died in September 29, 1872
--Isidore Saulny. She was born at 3pm on March 2, 1829. Died in December 11, 1851
Alfred Louis SAULNY. Son of Pierre and Catherine Dinet.
He married Florine AVRIL in February 17, 1846 in St.
Maryís Chapel. She was born in November 24, 1825 and died in May 17, 1855 in
They had two children
--Louis Saulny. He was born in April 4, 1846.
--Alexander Saulny. He was born in March 13, 1850
Louis SAULNY. Son of Alfred and Florine
Avril. He married Marie BRUL… in
October 1878. She was born in 1852 in
They had one child known:
--Leoncio Bartholomew SAULNY. He is son of Louis and Marie Brule. †He was born in 1879. He married Louise MERLIN in October 3, 1904. She was daughter of Samuel MERLIN and Lumina CAPAS.
They had seven
children that were born in
--Leoncio Bartholomew Saulny Jr.
--Alfred Joseph Saulny