Here’s a short little video of some places around Ste. Genevieve. We were just playing around this time but be looking in the future for some “real” stuff. :) If you have or obtain a account, feel free to tag, comment on, or add notes to the video, too. Special thanks to my friend Chris Talley Armstrong who, along with Lisel Schoenberger, produced the music used on the video. Her website is, please check it out!Read More →

This list compiled and submitted by Bob Mueller, thank you!! For-Pay Genealogy Software Comparison: Download Genealogy Form from Family Tree: Download Genealogy Form from Download Genealogy Form from GenealogySearch: Download Genealogy Form from Cyndi’s list: Free Genealogy Software from Personal Ancestral File: Genealogy software comparison: Steigerhaus Genealogy Books:               Perry Historical SocietyPublications: Two Trails Publishing: For Courthouse Holdings in Missouri Counties: Perryville Riverside Regional Library: Farmington Public Library: St. Louis County Library: RLDS Holdings: Ellis Island: National Archives: Immigrant Ship Transcribers Guild Offenburg Emigration Site FreeRead More →

Each year, the Project Pioneers committee selects one French family and one German family to be honored at the Jour de Fete (held annually the second week of August in Ste. Genevieve.  The committee and members of the families all contribute information to be collected into one book for the family.  These books can be purchased or found in the Ste. Genevieve library.* (Please forgive any sketchy or incorrect information, I am not on this committee.)   Year French German African American         1989 Deguire LaRose Rottler   1990 Boyer Drury   1991 Aubuchon Naeger   1992 Lalumondier Jokerst/Joggerst   1993 —Read More →