Oscar Chopin in 1870, the year he married Kate O'Flaherty. The couple lived in New Orleans until 1879, when they moved to the Chopin family plantation near Cloutierville, halfway between Natchitoches and Alexandria in central Louisiana. Oscar Chopin died there in 1882. Missouri History Museum image
Scientists revealed Wednesday that they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists at Jamestown, Va., survived harsh conditions by turning to cannibalism.