From: Joan Boothe
Date: Sun, 31 Dec 2000 11:06:23 -0800
Subject: GOLDRUSH MOST WANTED - MANSEAU
Seeking information on Zephiniah MANSEAU, born 9 Feb. 1829 in St. Francois du Lac, Quebec, Canada. He married Josephine V. BRYDEN 13 Sep 1858 in Grass Valley, Nevada County, CA. Zephiniah was a mining engineer and traveled about the gold fields in Nevada County between 1847-1897. They were the parents of fourteen children. Other surnames connected to the MANSEAU name are: LARIMER; HARE; BENDORF; DEEBLE; KUHNLE; BEVERTON; BRYDEN; WILSON; BUTLER; CARTIER; ROBIDAS; and BASTIAN. I would appreciate any response to the above families, & especially Zephiniah MANSEAU's method of travel from Canada.