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Legal notice

1. Publisher info

Publisher : Archives Généalogiques Andriveau
Director of publication : Cécile Andriveau
Co-director of publication : Matthieu Andriveau
Webmaster : Florence Ghewy

2. Credits

Website design and production:  CONCILIUM
Hosting provider: o2Switch

3. Copyright

The Publisher is the owner of this website.
The Publisher is the owner of this website.
All content produced or made available on this site, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, illustrations and software is the property of the Publisher, licensees and content providers.

Except as expressly provided in this publication regarding a specific file, document or extract, the Publisher hereby grants you the right to view, store and reproduce copies of this publication for your personal use.

You agree, however, to comply with French laws on personal data, industrial protection, copyright, press and communication, as well as international treaties and agreements relating to this and related fields.

Accordingly, you are prohibited from:

  • Reproducing in whole or in part for the purpose of sale, distribution, broadcast, publication and communication in any form whatsoever, the data or works protected by thecopyright attached to the work or to the data reproduced without specific and prior written authorisation from the holder of the copyright attached to the work or to the data reproduced;
  • Reusing any information for commercial or advertising purposes;
  • Entering data on this site that would alter or be likely to alter the content or appearance of the data or works on this site.
  • The copyright notice must be visible on every copy of the publication whether it is used in whole or in part.

All rights attached to copyrights remain the property of the owner.

3.1. Reproduction on electronic media

Reproduction of all or part of this site on an electronic medium is authorised provided that the source ( and the words “All rights reserved” are clearly and legibly indicated.
The information used must only be for personal, associative or professional purposes; any use for commercial or advertising purposes is excluded.

3.2. Creating links to

The site authorises the setting up of a hypertext link to its content, provided that the deep linking technique is not used, i.e. the pages of the site must not be embedded in the pages of another site, but accessible by opening a window, mentioning the source which will lead directly to the content in question by means of a hypertext link, and that the information used must only be for personal, associative or professional purposes, and that any use for commercial or advertising purposes is excluded.

N.B.! This authorisation does not apply to websites that disseminate information of a polemical, pornographic or xenophobic nature or that may, to a greater extent, offend the sensibilities of the general public.

The Publisher accepts no responsibility for the privacy practices and policies of any sites to which we may be linked by hypertext links and we encourage you to read them.

4. Scope of content

The information contained on the site is the sole responsibility of its author and the Publisher cannot be held liable for it.

The Publisher makes no warranty, express or implied, and assumes no liability in connection with the use of this publication.

In no event shall the Publisher or any third party involved in the creation of this site be liable, or responsible to any user or other party, for any direct or indirect, special, incidental or consequential damage arising out of the use of this site or any other site linked by a hypertext link, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or other data on the user’s information management system or otherwise, even if the Publisher is expressly advised of the possibility of such damage. Your connection to any other external site is at your sole risk.

The Publisher makes no warranty as to the quality, accuracy, timeliness, order or completeness of the information or documents on this site, and is under no obligation to update this information.

The other documents are presented for information purposes only and are not binding on the Publisher.

5. Protection of personal data (GDPR)

Archives Généalogiques Andriveau is the Data Controller; it has appointed a Data Protection Officer:

4 rue de Lamblardie 75012 PARIS
courrier électronique :

In accordance with French Data Protection Act No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 as amended and the General Data Protection Regulation (No. 2016/679), Archives Généalogiques ANDRIVEAU informs you that it processes personal data contained in sources that may or may not be accessible to the public (civil status records, population censuses, electoral lists, conscription lists, etc.) for the needs and time strictly necessary for its genealogical research activities, by the services dedicated to research as part of the performance of their work.

It may only be transmitted to third parties, sometimes abroad, closely linked to the exercise of this mission of Archives Généalogiques ANDRIVEAU (life insurance institutions, banks, notaries, etc.) and is never transferred for commercial or marketing reasons.

5.1. Statistical data

To access certain features of the site, you may be asked for information, such as your email address, contact details, etc. This personal information collected online is intended for use by the Publisher only and for non-commercial purposes. It is kept for a period of 12 months. We reserve the right to disclose personal information if required by law or if action is necessary to handle complaints. This information primarily makes it possible to process any request and is used to establish the user profile, to personalise our website and to adapt it to your particular interests. As online forms are always filled in voluntarily, you are free to refuse to fill in an online form. However, if you choose not to fill it/them in, certain services cannot be provided to you.

5.2. Connection data

Site connection data (log files) is used solely for site security purposes (detection of possible intrusions) and to estimate the general traffic on the site (e.g. the most frequently consulted sections). This connection data is kept for one year to enable us to draw up annual statistics on the number of visitors to the site and is then destroyed.

5.3. Non-persistent cookies

  • What is a cookie ?

A “cookie” is a small block of data sent by a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

  • Why do we use cookies?

The cookies we use do not identify you. They only allow us to remember the characteristics of a user. This is important because we have subscribers who can navigate between the public part of the web and the paid part, which is reserved for them. In this case, the cookie will allow a subscriber to move from one service to another without having to re-enter their password several times.

  • Our cookies are not persistent.

As soon as you leave our website, the cookie we have generated will disappear from your computer’s hard drive.

Our aim is not to recognise your machine when you visit us later.

  • You can refuse cookies and our site will remain accessible to you.

By modifying your browser options, you can ask to be notified when a cookie is activated, or refuse all cookies. If you choose the latter option, our website will remain accessible to you, but if you are a subscriber, your browsing will be less comfortable.
You can prevent cookies from being stored or be warned before accepting cookies by configuring your computer as follows:

For Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 and 7.0:

  1. choose the “Tools” menu, then “Internet Options”. Click on the “Confidentiality” tab
  2. Click on the “Confidentiality” tab
  3. select the desired level with the slider or click on the “advanced” button to customise your cookie management.

For Firefox :

  1. choose the “Tool” menu > “Options”
  2. click on the “Privacy” option under
  3. « Cookies »

For Netscape 6.X et 7. X :

  1. choose the “Edit” menu > “Preferences”
  2. click on “Privacy and Security”
  3. « Cookies »

For Netscape Communicator 4.X:

  1. choose the “Edit” menu > “Preferences”
  2. click on the “Advanced” option
  3. « Cookies »

For Opéra 6.0 et au-delà :

  1. choose the “File” menu > “Preferences”
  2. Privacy

5.4. Right of access

In accordance with the French Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978, you may exercise your rights of access / rectification / opposition to the processing and deletion of data concerning you:

– by mail to Archives Généalogiques ANDRIVEAU, Service du Délégué à la Protection des Données, 18 rue du Cherche-Midi 75006 PARIS
– by email: or
– by phone:

A complaint may be lodged with the French data protection authority (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés).

In accordance with our principles, this data is never passed on to third parties for commercial or marketing purposes.
The Publisher contractually undertakes to ensure the strictest confidentiality of the data thus entrusted, except in case of a court injunction.

5.5. Mailing list

Email addresses collected for the mailing list are only used to send occasional alerts.

6. Photo credits

Rights managed : Archives Généalogiques ANDRIVEAU.
Royalty free : Non.

7. Concerns

If you believe that the Publisher has not complied with the above, please let us know by sending a letter to the following address: We will then identify and correct the problem.

8. Changes to the terms and conditions

The Publisher may at any time modify these terms and conditions by updating this site. These changes are binding on you and we recommend that you check this site regularly for the latest terms and conditions.