Oldest  known  Richards

1 Guillaume Richard b: 1590 in Saintong,France  d: 1671 in Amherst, Acadia,Canada

...+ Huguette Poirier  b: Abt. 1590 in Martaize,Loudun,Vienne,France  d: in Acadia,Canada

        m: 1610 in Acadie 

... 2 Michel dit Sansoucy Richard b: Abt 1630, Sansoucy, France

....+ Marie Madeline Blanchard  b: Abt 1643, Port Royal, Acadia,Canada    d: 1686, Port Royal, Acadia,Canada

.......3 Martin Richard b: 1665, Port Royal, Acadia,Canada  d: Feb 6, 1748

......+ Marguerite Bourg  b: Abt 1667, Port Royal, Acadia,Canada

         m: 1683, Amherst, Acadia,Canada.

 ....... .4 Alexandre Richard  b:1695 in Beaubassin,Acadia,Canada

........+ Marie Madeliene Thibodeaux b: December 23,1706, Port Royal, Acadia,Canada

           m: Abt. 1723 in Grand Pre,Acadia,Canada

........... 5 Pierre Richard b: April 4,1730  Amhert, Acadia,Canada  d: May 3, 1806

........... + Marguerite Josephe Dugas  b: 1735

               m: May 8,1787 in Opelousas,Louisiana,USA  (Ch v1-A, p3)

 ........... + Isabelle Aucoin   m: Aug 22, 1797 Opelousas,La,USA (Ch v1-A, p75)

........... 6 Francois Richard b: Abt. 1777 Bapt: May 30,1779 at 17 Mths Opel, La,USA  Ch v1-A, p16  

               d: July 12, 1848 Opel.,LA  (Ch v2,p81)

............  + Marguerite Brasseur  b: Abt 1780 St Landry Parish, LA

                 m: Jan 8, 1798 Opelousas,LA  (Ch V1-A, p77)

............... 7 Azolin (Asolin) Richard b: July 10, 1826 in Opelousas, LA (Ch v3, p3)

................... +Marie Zeoline Ducharme b: August 08, 1824 in St Martinville, LA  (Ch v7, #1486) 

                      d: August 29, 1859, Grand Coteau, LA

                       m: February 15,1848, Grande Coteau, LA (Ch v1,p177) 

                            also m: Feb 3,1848 Opelousas,LA  (Ct Hse #515)

................... 8 Pierre Richard b: October 11, 1851 in Opelousas, LA  (Ch v4, p382)

......................... +Elvina Cormier b: Abt 1851

                            m: June 17,1870 Lafayette, LA (Ct Hse # 1269) 

                                also m: July 5, 1870 Lafayette.LA  (Ch v4, p383-A)

....................... 9 Martin Richard b: November 24, 1888 in Rayne, LA

.............................. +Azelina Baronet b: March 30, 1890 in Rayne, LA

........................... 10 Batson Richard b: Abt 1913

................................... +Alice Foreman b: Abt 1917

                                       m: October 27, 1934, Lafayette, LA  (Ct Hse # 18750)

................................. 11 Joseph Batson Richard b: June 20, 1936 d: 2002