Many of the French families in New Mexico came from the French-speaking parts of Canada. One of the first books on the subject was Les Canadiens de l’Ouest, Cie. d’Imprimerie Canadienne, Montreal,1878, by Joseph Tassé.
(May 29, 2018): Researchers of Canadian genealogy Wesley and Spencer Collier pointed out this Geography and Genealogy website. The development of GIS technologies, provides a way to look at family history beyond family trees and group charts. https://www.teletracnavman.com/gps-fleet-tracking-education/tracking-your-ancestry
(August 9, 2016): Researcher of Canadian genealogy Alex Moore pointed out this article by Andrea Davis, useful to beginner researchers as well as seasoned ones: http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.History-at-Home-A-Guide-to-Genealogy.17370.html. This website includes many useful links.
AMERICAN-FRENCH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
A genealogical & historical organization for French-Canadian research.
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