• [S36] Rev Fr Christian Denissen, Genealogy of the French Families of the Detroit River Region Revision 1701-1936, Volume I (Detroit Michigan: Detroit Society for Genealogical Research, 1987). Hereinafter cited as French Families 1701-1936, vol 1.
  • [S37] Rev Fr Christian Denissen, Genealogy of the French Families of the Detroit River Region Revision 1701-1936, Volume II (Detroit, Michigan: Detroit Society for Genealogical Research, 1987). Hereinafter cited as French Families 1701-1936, vol 2.
  • [S47] Ruth Jarvis, "Ahnentafel of Maurice E. Jarvis (Gervais-Gervaise", French Canadian and Acadian Genealogical Review, Quebec, Canada, Volume Vol VII No. 2 (Summer 1979). Hereinafter cited as "Jarvis Ahnentafel."
  • [S88] The Kansas City Star, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. Hereinafter cited as The Kansas City Star.
  • [S118] Inventory of Notaries in Canada, Inventaire Des Greffes de Notaires du Régime François, volume 8 originally published Quebec 1950, CD-ROM (Pawtucket, RI: Quintin Publications, 1997). Hereinafter cited as Notaries volume 8.
  • [S124] Funeral Card Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S125] The Journal Herald, Shawnee, Johnson County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as The Journal Herald.
  • [S144] Interview with Willie VanLerberg (Shawnee, Kansas), by Patt Ricketts.
  • [S145] The Suburban, Johnson County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as The Suburban.
  • [S147] The Kansas City Times, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri. Hereinafter cited as Kansas City Times.
  • [S148] The Kansas City Star Web Site (http://www.kansascity.com).
  • [S161] Kay VanLerberg extract from a book by Mary E Perkins, Old Families of Norwich, Connecticut 1660-1800 (Norwich, Connecticut: Mary E. Perkins, 1900). Hereinafter cited as Old Families.
  • [S225] Death Record State of California, Vital Statistics Section, Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S231] Letter from Penny Arble (Trenton, Michigan) to Kay VanLerberg, 26 Sep 1984; Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California), Fr Canadian Families . The letter says the information is from Assumption records in Windsor and St. Peters. One page is clearly marked St Peters microfilm and I have annotated that when citing that page. The other pages containing extracts give page numbers which I have cited, not indicating where they are from. There are many photocopies of records with translations with the letter.
  • [S232] Death Record State of Kansas, Office of Vital Statistics, Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, Kansas. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S242] Birth Record State of Kansas, Office of Vital Statistics, Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, Kansas. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S255] Thomas B. Wilson, editor, "Marriage Records of The First Presbyterian Church, Chatham 1862-1866", The Ontario Register, publication of Thomas B. Wilson, Madison, New Jersey Volume 6 Number 1 (1970). Hereinafter cited as "Presbyterian Marriage Records."
  • [S294] Myrtle Pletos, "Denissen Correction", Michigan's Habitant Heritage. Journal of the French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan, publication of the French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan, Inc, Lansing, Michigan, Volume 14 #1 (Jan 1993). Hereinafter cited as "Denissen Correction Peltier."
  • [S298] "Deguindre Family Tree Maker database", compiled by Jack Peltier, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, received 5 Nov 1998.
  • [S300] Jack Peltier, Calgary, Canada, e-mail message from (E-Address for private use) to Patt Ricketts "Jack Peltier E-Mail". Hereinafter cited as "Jack Peltier E-Mail."
  • [S303] Elaine Putnam, Chatham, Ontario, Canada, e-mail message from (E-Address for private use) to Jack Peltier "Copy of email from Elaine Putnam", 30 Nov 1998. Hereinafter cited as "Elaine Putnam."
  • [S314] George Gilkison, Family History of Absalom and Mary Jane Gilkison. Complete to 1937 . Hereinafter cited as History of Absalom and Mary Jane Gilkison.
  • [S340] Kay VanLerberg, Descendants of Constant VanLerberghe of Meulebeke, West Flanders, Belgium (Shawnee, Kansas: Willie and Kay VanLerberg, July 1974). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Constant VanLerberghe.
  • [S352] René Jetté, Dictionnaire généalogique des familles du Québec des origines à 1730 with the collaboration of the Programme de recherche en démographie historique de l'Université de Montréal (Montréal, Canada: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, 1983). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of Quebec Families.
  • [S364] Unknown compiler, compiler, Vital Records of Norwich 1659-1848. Part I (Hartford, Connecticut: Hartford Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Connecticut, 1913). Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Norwich.
  • [S605] Letter from Joyce Bryant Rinehart (Port Charlotte, Florida) to Kay VanLerberg, 8 Jul 1987; Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California), Fr-Can Correspondence.
  • [S670] Missouri Death Record, Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California. Hereinafter cited as Missouri Death Record.
  • [S704] Shawnee Journal-Herald, Shawnee, Johnson County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Shawnee Journal-Herald.
  • [S786] The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson News.
  • [S794] Gravestones, Blue Gravestone Photo Album. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California).
  • [S852] Mabel Freeman, mother, Record of the Baby Life of Kathleen Reaume Freeman (New York: Barse & Hopkins, 1913). Hereinafter cited as Kathleen Freeman baby book.
  • [S868] Timothy Kent, "Robert Réaume lineage of Timothy Kent", Michigan's Habitant Heritage. Journal of the French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan, publication of the French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan, Inc, Lansing, Michigan, Volume 21 #1 (Jan 2000). Hereinafter cited as "Réaume lineage of Timothy Kent."
  • [S914] Dictionnaire National des Canadiens Français 1608-1760, originally published 1965, rev. ed. 1975, CD-ROM (Woonsocket, Rhode Island: American-French Genealogical Society, 1998). Hereinafter cited as Drouin's Dicitonnaire National.
  • [S943] Sharon A. Kelley, editor, Marriage Records Ste. Anne Church Detroit 1701-1850 (Detroit, Michigan: Detroit Society of Genealogical Research, 2001). Hereinafter cited as Marriage Records of Ste Anne.
  • [S966] Certificate. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S1120] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, online at Provo, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  • [S1146] 1 Apr 1930 U.S. Census, Kansas, Clark County, online at http://www.ancestry.com
  • [S1147] 1 Apr 1930, U.S. Census, Kansas, Johnson County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1930 census, Kansas, Johnson County.
  • [S1155] Birth Record State of Missouri, Missouri Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Records, Jefferson City, Missouri. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S1241] The Clark County Clipper, Ashland, Kansas. Hereinafter cited as The Clark County Clipper.
  • [S1269] Cemetery visit. Gravestone read by Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, California.
  • [S1879] "R. F. Freeman", The Cattleman, publication of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, Inc, Fort Worth, Texas, Volume XXXII No. 5 (Oct 1945). Hereinafter cited as "R. F. Freeman."
  • [S2040] Mary (Vandekerckhove) VanLerberg, deceased, Kinderen uit dit huwelijk gewonnen (children from this marriage). Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S2067] Photo, Patt Ricketts collection. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts (Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California).
  • [S2420] California Marriage Record, State of California Department of Heath, Office of the State Registrar of Vital Statistics, Sacramento, California. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S2421] Willie VanLerberg and Kathleen Freeman, Church Marriage Certificate, 4 Jun 1946, Church of Sacred Hearts, Kinney Heights, Kansas by Rev. Julian Thienpont. Copy in possession of Patt Ricketts, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, California.
  • [S2567] Cotton Hills Interactive, The Digital Cemetery, web site maintained by Linda K. Lewis. (Online http://cemetery.cottonhills.com/index.jsp).
  • [S2806] 1 Apr 1940, U.S. Census, Kansas, Johnson County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1940 census, Kansas, Johnson County.
  • [S2810] 1 Apr 1940, U.S. Census, Kansas, Clark County, digital images online at http://www.ancestry.com, 1940 census, Kansas, Clark County.
  • [S3091] Gabriel Drouin, U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954 (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007). Images online at http://www.ancestry.com, U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Drouin Collection 1695-1954.