follow up on the question about the connection between Texas Fountano and the Fontenot

+5 votes
125 views
I was wondering if there is a follow up answer to the Fountano tie in to the Fontenot family. I have some new information. My dads Ancestry DNA came in  and I uploaded to GEDmatch. He is 74% sub-Saharan African,  2% North African, 13% European (that includes, Eastern European, a little Irish, Iberian, British, French, and Scandinavian, Caucuses was a little more significant) 3% Southwest and south Asian, 1% central Asian and Siberian, 2% Arctic/Beringia, and 5% American Indian. I also have another person on my and my uncle Bill (My dads full Brother) DNA match a person with sirname Founteno in his tree. They live in Kentucky but the Founteno name trace to Louisiana. My Fountano line goes to a Joe Fountano born in 1820 in Louisiana but lived in Texas, just east of San Antonio, Texas in the 1870 and 1880 census. Joe Fountano may have been a Fonteneau or Fontenot in Louisiana. By the way the person on our DNA match with Founteno I found his family leads to Fontenot from Natchidoches, La.

Johnny Fountano
in Genealogy Help by Johnny Fountano G2G1 (1.3k points)
recategorized by Eowyn Walker

Please log in or register to answer this question.

Related questions

+5 votes
0 answers
115 views asked Aug 31, 2016 in Genealogy Help by anonymous
+5 votes
1 answer
+6 votes
7 answers
+1 vote
1 answer
+4 votes
1 answer
93 views asked Mar 27, 2014 in Genealogy Help by Johnny Fountano G2G1 (1.3k points)
+3 votes
2 answers

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...