A Tale Of The Huguenots Or Memoirs Of A French Refugee Family (De La Fontaine)
Translated (From French) And Compiled From The Original Manuscripts Of (Jacques) James (De La) Fontaine
By One Of His Descendants (Ann Maury)
With An Introduction By F. L. Hawkes, D. D.
Shewing to the generations to come the praises of the Lord, and his strength, that they should make them known to their children; that they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep his commandments. — Psalm 78.
New York: John S. Taylor
Theological And Sunday School Bookseller
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James Fontaine (1658) was the great-great-great-great-great-great-grandfather of Jared Smith (Editor of the AHB). He wrote an autobiography, the material of which was compiled and published by some of his descendants. The first publication is called, ”A Tale Of The Huguenots Or Memoirs Of A French Refugee Family (De La Fontaine)” (1838). The second publication is called, “Memoirs Of A Huguenot Family” (1872).