Re: Dufresne Family online
I also descend from Francois who came to Louisiana (Francois,Joseph, Selvan or Silvan, Rosema (my grandmother)
Rosema married my grandfather Chas.Victor Matherne.
I am trying to find information about Selvain.He is in the 1850 census with his wife Marie (Mary)Bergeron and their children, Azema (Rosema) Oscar, and Felicie.Mary died after childbirth of dau. Cecelia.I have not been able to find Cecelia in censuses.The children are in the 1870 census living with Alex.Folse and wife Marguerite Dufresne.I have not found Selvain after 1850.Would like to know when he died. Any help greatly appreciated.Barbara Matherne Vernon