Early Louisiana Settlers, 1600s-1800s

Comprehensive in its coverage of early Louisiana, this unique collection of census records, family histories, military records, and immigration records references approximately 57,000 individuals.

Additional Resources:

  • Louisiana Census Records (Two Volumes) by Robert Bruce L. Ardoin
  • Old Families of Louisiana Stanley C. Arthur and George Campbell Huchet de Kernion
  • The Settlement of the German Coast of Louisiana and Creoles of German Descent
  • Gulf Coast Colonials A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth-Century Louisiana by Winston De Ville
  • Louisiana Colonials: Soldiers and Vagabonds Winston De Ville
  • Louisiana Troops 1720-1770 by Winston De Ville
  • The New Orleans French, 1720-1733: A Collection of Marriage Records Relating to the First Colonists of the Louisiana Province by Winston De Ville
  • The Census Tables for the French Colony of Louisiana from 1699 Through 1732 by Charles R. Maduell, Jr
  • Louisiana Soldiers in the War of 1812 by Marion John Bennett Pierson
  • The Canary Islands Migration to Louisiana, 1778-1783 Sidney L. Villere