My Jouett heritage

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jouett ride markerJack Jouett is my whatevereth-cousin – and is sometimes referred to as The Paul Revere of Virginia.

A son was Matthew Harris Jouett, a famous painter whose portraits are highly prized.

A grandson was James Edward Jouett, an officer in the United States Navy.  Three ships in the United States Navy have been named the USS Jouett.

Alas – doubt there is any connection with the Perrier Jouet champagne . . .

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Who am I? I'm still discovering just who I am, I suppose. A. Powell Davis writes that "Life is just a chance to grow a soul."

Posted on October 5, 2009, in family, genealogy and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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