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Bayou Plaquemine Brulée

A small stream running through present-day Church Point, Louisiana. Many Acadian exiles migrated from the first Acadian settlement in the Opelousas District to this area by the mid-1770s. For additional information, see Carl A. Brasseaux, The Founding of New Acadia: The Beginnings of Acadian Life in Louisiana, 1765-1803.


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