Mary Lucille DeGonia & Ernest Wm Nephew: Lucy married William May 7, 1877. Lucy was born September 1859. William was born August 15, 1851 in France. They lived in Cadet, Washington Co., Mo. Lucy's parents were John Baptiste DeGonia and Virginia Politte. Supposedly William and his brother arrived in New York from France and were robbed and took everything. William lived in St. Louis, Mo. at one time. Don't know what his brother's name was or what happened to him.