Talk:Joseph Thomas Robespierre
Just a suggestion, If you want to frenchify his last name without him being thought to be a relative of the other less palatable one, "Robin" or "Roberge" are other choices.
On a related subject, if you want a few typical acadians surnames to name some of your characters, try here:
http://fafa.cea.umoncton.ca/familles.htm http://www.umoncton.ca/etudeacadiennes/centre/white/sha.html http://www.teleco.org/museeacadien/francais/questi8.html http://www.acadie.net/chronique/contenu.cfm?identification=2728
"Cormier" is the most common, being the acadian equivalent of "Smith"