The Richelieu Leger Family Association, Inc.
Leger related items for sale at Reunion
August 12 2017
Le Gardien (The Gardian)
The history of the Richelieu Leger Family
Contains the story of the Leger Family from France, to Acadie, then to Louisiana.
Written episodically by our Historian Ranson Lege, it became a 250 page history
including information from 1630 to after the Civil War in America.
Included are multiple official documents both in French and English.
Interesting documents included are the Manifest of the ship that brought the “Widow Leger“,
Angelique and two sons, Louis and Jean Baptiste to Louisiana. Description of rations are especially riveting!
Also Probate records for oldest Son, Michel and his wife, reveal what their life would have been like.
Sprial bound, plastic covered collection of Leger family recipes $ 12.00
Small $ 15.00
Med $ 15.00
Large $ 17.00
X Large $ 17.00
Leger Ancestors in Louisiana
Ancestors in Louisiana contains the Genealogy of our ancestors who
propagated the Leger name in Louisiana.
Pulled from the information that we hold in our Association Database from
1630 thru 1910. This includes Leger males and their children, displayed in three
pedigree charts. One for each of the three Leger brothers that settled in Louisiana;
Michel Prosper, Louis, and Jean Baptiste
Following the charts, are Family reports for each child bearing the Leger Name.
(Due to space restriction, Males were omitted if they died before being of child
This information is what the Association has been given by its membership.
It is definitely not complete. Hopefully more information will continue to be accumulated.