Library presentation focuses on Domingues _lowres

Photo provided by Stephen Estopiñál -- Attending the Canary Islanders Heritage Society of Louisiana meeting on Sept. 5, from left, are Wade Falcon, the Rev. Ken Domingue, Denise Alleman Lindsly, Terry Thibodeaux, Roquey Jobes, Michael Domingue, Tracy Megues, Rogers Romero, John Domingue, Bertha Dominque, Barbara Dominque Duhon, Emma Domingue Domingue, Carroll Falcon and Dennis Delaney.

Wade Falcon and the Rev. Ken Domingue presented a program, “Domingue of Louisiana: Recent Findings and Travel Pictures,” at the Sept. 5 meeting of the Canary Islanders Heritage Society of Louisiana at the Bluebonnet Regional Library.

The program focused on the origins of the Domingue family on the island of Tenerife, Spain, and their progress to Louisiana. Some descendants of the original Domingue settlers were in attendance.

All Canary Islanders Heritage Society meetings are open to the public. For more information, visit canaryislanders.org or email president@canaryislanders.org.