Descended from a clan, who were from the land, of origin Of the troubadour The lands of Catalan Of of Piedmont of Provence of the entire south of France Land of the Grail Land of the bard of Sephardic jews and heresy Cathar Home of the Pirate and the barbary corsair of the dashing swashbuckler […]

Chaumette Connections, 2-3rd generations

Crazy thing, I have had more interaction, more, if not excited response, interested response from my Shumate relatives a generation or so back from James Earl, upstream from him, not down. The grandchildren of Chester Earl Shumate, My great grandfather, my Dad’s first cousins. A couple of them have been very welcoming, and helpful. I […]