Hoodoo and Folk Saints question for E.A

Would the various folk saints be connected to the Ghede cults within Haitian Vodoun? And being a Gran Hougan, how would you personally approach some of the Hoodoo associated with these spirits, if at all?

This is an interesting blog which had me thinking about all origins of the different workings. http://ravenconjure.blogspot.com/2011/05/catholic-hoodoo.html