I descend from : Archie L, DeShane,father . Alfred DeShane born Feb. 17,1892 married Sarah Ikenberry 1922. Globe Arizona, Gila county. . Daniel Vardy DeShane . Paul Syvester DeShane . Joseph DeShane/Joseph marie Mainville Deschenes, same person born Jan. 6,1797 died about 1850 hastings county, belleville,Ontario,can.. Married Olive Defoe 1826. . Jean Mainville Deschenes married Suzanne Vertefeville Jan.22,1788 Cathedral of Trios-Rivere . Jean Bernard Mainville Deschenes married Marie Louise Dechesnes April 23,1758 Cathedral Richards . Pierre Rene Jacques Mivbille Deschenes married Marie Ann Roy Desjardin Oct. 28,1726 . Jean Miville Deschenes married marie Madeline Dube May 13,1691 Rivere-Quelle . Jacques Miville Deschenes married Catherine de Baillon Nov.12,1669 Norte Dame,Quebec,Canada. . Pierre Miville de Suisse Deschenes born about 1602 Fribourg, Switzerland. Moved to France where he married Charlotte Maugis, immigrating to Quebec, Canada. I hope this information is uesful to my indian cousins(Deshane/Deschene/Duchene) What did you find in the book by Forest. Any thing that might be helpful to me. My grand father used to call me yah mah sha ku when I was little. What does it mean?