This is the opening page of our data base.
( The data base is now open – in a new window)
The first thing to notice is the navigation bar :
Make sure you have selected the English version – check the button on the right —))
When you press the FIND button you get various searching options :
The most often used option is the « Search People« .
The fastest method to reach an individual is with an ID number :
Otherwise, go by « Last Name« , associated with « First Name » or any other criteria available.
After each search operation press the button before entering new criteria.
Your search may result in a direct hit. In that case you will reach all the information availble for a given individual.
More often you will obtain a list of persons that match your search criteria.
For instance, if I am searching for an individual whose first name is Agenor I get this:
When my mouse rolls over any individual I get a full description of that person.
If I press on # 2 : Cottenoire Agénor Alphonse I reach the file of that individual.
Now if I select the 5th child of Agénor whose first name is Jean Paul-Étienne –
I obtain the full pedigree of that individual who had 12 children
with his wife Jeannette Perreault.
By pressing the « Family » button we get a full family picture:
Notice that the navigation bar remains always available
If you press the « Media » button you obtain 8 more options that allow you to further explore the content of the data base:
When pressing the « Info » button – you obtain various other options of interest:
Notice also the Print button which allows printing any page of the site.
The last button – takes you to a very useful tool.
This message board will forward your message linked
to the subject mentioned to my mail box.