Genealogy Projects tagged with Lafayette Parish on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Lafayette (City), Louisiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in the city of Lafayette, Louisiana.= Official Website = History The Attakapas Native Americans inhabited this area at the time of the first European encounter. French colonists founded the first European settlement, Petit Manchac, a trading post along the Vermilion River. In the mid-to-late eighteenth century, numerous Acadian refugees ...

  • Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.The parish was founded in 1823 and was named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette , the French general who took part in the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War Adjacent Parishes * Iberia Parish * St. Martin Parish * Vermilion Parish * Acadia Parish * St. Landry Parish Cities, Towns & Communities