Posted By:Jean Jacques Prignaud
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Subject:Re: Poteet/Poteat surname
Post Date:November 22, 2012 at 08:00:33
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Forum:France Genealogy Forum
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in addition to PY Ligney's answer,
I tried with phonetic spelling in perusal before 1791 =
hundeds of answers for Potit.
Regarding Petit, it would be thousands
Main source www.geneanet.org (but prepaid acess)
so before, any ueful search, necessary to find names among parish registers (Acadian?),might mention parish origin but not systematic.