Newsletters

Violette Family Association Newsletters

The Violette Family Association publishes newsletters on an irregular basis. Newsletters are made available for download from the list below and notices about newsletters are sent to members with an email address on file with the Association. Printed copies are sent to those with no email address on file. We encourage all members to include their email address in their Member Profile so we can avoid the cost of printing and mailing.

Date Topics
February 2016 Reunion 2017 planning; will we have a Reunion 2017?
December 2014 A Violette History; Reunion 2014; President’s Message; Reunion 2017 planning
June 2014 Reunion 2014 preregistration form; clothing order form; Reunion schedule updated; CMA2014 topics; genealogy charts
May 2014 Reunion 2014 pre-registration and schedule; CMA2014 topics
December 2013 Reunion 2014 pre-registration and schedule; President’s Message; CMA2014 topics; Missing members; Deceased members; A Violette History
December 2011 Reunion 2011 reports; Past President’s message; New officers and Exec Committee; Missing members; A Violette History book; Our Facebook page; Deceased members; Marcella Violette scrapbooks donated
June 2011 President’s Message; Reunion 2011 News; Registration form; Raffle donations; Clothing order form; We need your donations; We need your email address; Missing members
March 2011 Reunion 2011 news; Registration form; Lodging; Raffle donations; Getting a passport; We need your email address; New mapping system at web site; Missing members
August 2010 Reunion 2011 planning; Getting a passport; We need your email address; New mapping system at web site; Missing members; A Violette coat of arms?
November 2008 Reunion 2008 report; Do you know your DNA history?; President’s Message; Secretary’s Report; Violette Industrial Building dedicated; Treasurer’s Report; Reunion 2011 planning; Violettes of Virginia; Rita’s last book raffled; New arrivals, In memoriam; Rita honored with letter from France; Need a passport?
May 2008 President’s Message; Important notices; New arrivals; In memoriam; Board of Directors; In search of; Reunion 2008 hotel info, registration form; Why we do genealogy; About the VFA website
August 2007 Reunion 2008 (30th Anniversary Celebration) program
November 2005 President’s Message; Report on Violette Industrial Building dedication; New officers; Reunion 2005 report; Treasurer’s Report; New arrivals; Deceased members; In search of; Odds and ends
May 2005 President’s Message; In search of; Hammond River Lots #14 and 15; Deceased members; Reunion 2005 registration
November 2004 President’s Message; Officers; New arrivals; Deceased members; Reunion 2005 notes; History of the Association; Letter from A. O. Violette regarding grist mill at The Acadian Village
May 2004 President’s Message; New arrivals; Deceased members; In search of; Excerpt of The Life and Times of Francois Violet
March 2003 President’s Message; Brief summary of Reunion 2002; Deceased members; Treasurer’s Report; In search of; Birthdays; Officers
June 2002 President’s Message; Reunion 2002 information; New arrivals; Deceased members; In search of; Passing the torch (Rita Daley)
December 2001 President’s Message; New VFA Website; Deceased members; In search of; Reunion 2002 information


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4/13/2011
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4/5/2011
3/31/2011
3/24/2011
3/20/2011
3/12/2011
3/12/2011
1/1/2011
12/24/2010
10/30/2010 A Violette History is being published a chapter at a time
8/29/2010 Reunion 2011 planning; Upper St John River Valley mapping system at web site;
8/8/2010 More on Reunion; Upper St John River Valley map; error correction;
7/11/2010 Reunion Plans developing; Pre-register for Reunion; passport prices changing
6/2/2010 Searching for Dick Violette’s family
4/17/2010 Plan for Reunion 2001; Current Passport requirements and fees
1/1/2010 Your Association joins to wish you and Happy New Year
12/24/2009 Merry Christmas to all
8/26/2009 Support the Association with online donations; More Violette cousins on Facebook; 62 new members in Jun-Jul 09; Jean Kelliher finds her Violette roots
7/23/2009 Maj Kendric Robbins appointed White House Fellow; Lt Col Deanna Violette assumes command; So what has Connie Lantagne been doing?; A note from Don Hudenburg
6/13/2009 Topics: Newborns, new members
6/7/2009 New eNewsletter format
5/25/2009 Where did Francois settle – Part 2; We value your privacy.
5/16/2009 Topics: Member info updates, 131 new members Feb-Apr 2009
3/28/2009 Violette Family Association on Facebook; Where did Francois Violette Settle – Part 1; 79 new members added in Dec 08-Jan 09
2/28/2009 The Upper St John River Valley – a web site – provides a wealth of information; We added 79 new members in the Aug-Nov 2008 period!
2/1/2009 MEMBERS button added at web site; Alfred Violette dies; Dick and Pat Michaud move from UT to Mesa AZ; Alderic “Dick” Violette featured in book on WW II; What is my number?
1/2/2009 Leslie Bunnell dies
12/31/2008 Happy New Year
12/20/2008 Merry Christmas
11/28/2008 Latest newsletter has been sent
11/13/2008 We need your email address