Acadians still live in the Maritimes (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia &
PEI) and are very knowledgable & proud of there heritage.
On 31 Dec 99, at 10:12, Bill Piper wrote:
This may be totally irrelevant, but perhaps worth mentioning in view that
your couple may have met elsewhere. Acadia or "Acadie" was the name used by
French settlers in N. America for their colonies, initially Nova Scotia,
and then Quebec and Louisiana. The term Acadians is still used by their
descendants in Quebec and Louisiana. (See various websites).
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