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Hi ngaireedith, I have a bit more information now, John William Anderson was a butcher in Te Kuiti when he married my great grandmother Mary Dobson. I believe he may be buried in the district,...
by waikino_heaven 2 weeks, 1 day ago
in PRIESTLEY of Leeds UK 1890-1910, ANDERSON Manawatu NZ 1870-1947
Just to update those that use this resource, Dad passed away on their 69th wedding anniversary (3/3/2017). We had a lovely celebration for him on Thursday and he has been buried alongside his...
by MalcolmLInd 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in LIND, Douglas Winter & Phyllis Mary (nee MAI)
Hi, I am very interested in any information or stories of the Helgi Goodman family. I am the Great Granddaughter of Jon Jonsson Goodman, Jon's son Svein is my Grandfather.
by MLGR 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Looking for GUDMUNDSSON / GOODMAN from Iceland
Given that James Wiseman's homestead, forge and the original Red Hill schoolhouse were sitting on the top of a hill, as depicted in George Cussons' 1891 painting shown between pages 120 and 121 of...
by itellya 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in JAMES AND CHRISTINA WISEMAN WERE PIONEERS OF RED HILL NEAR DROMANA, VIC., AUST. BUT WAS CORPORAL JACK RELATED? OH YEAH!
Meant to some info....... Need help/proof on establishing exactly where my Thomas Hendren ,born c 1793 ,Co Antrim,Ireland and family originated. Arrived in Canada c 1834 with wife...
by AJJBC 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in hendren
George William Geyer of St Arnaud : the story of a German pioneer, his Scottish wife, and their Australian-born children
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Geyer How Far can I go Back to Research my family history,
PS Bootha is the anglicised word for a Kamilaroi woman of a particular group (Butha) the other groups are Ipatha, Matha and Kubbitha. The group determines from which group her husband must belong...
by RosieJardine 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Matthews of Walhallow /Piallaway station
On this passenger list of the Hermann von Beckerath The name is Wilhelm GEIER age 21 a single man and travelling as three single women, Caroline 28, Christina 22, and Louise GEIER 19. They arrived...
by janilye 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Geyer How Far can I go Back to Research my family history,
Hi Carol, I am researching the Walhallow community genealogy and am a descendant of the Matthews. If you can give me your email address I can put you right on a few things and give you access to...
by RosieJardine 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Matthews of Walhallow /Piallaway station
For much information about the descendants of James and Christina Wiseman, see my new journal:...
by itellya 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in PIONEER PATHWAY, DROMANA, VIC., AUST.
Hi koro dice...I am a mokopuna to you...my name is eva morrison...my motjer is violet morrison...and my nan is joy morrison...and her mum is eileen whetu takao and so on...kohi takao..takao...
by eva1305 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in I want to answer someones question
Hi Natalie and Kerry, While Natalie knows me (Hi Natalie - hope you and your lot are well!), Kerry I am the Grandaughter of Pauline Bertha Emma (another daughter of Emma) and great niece of...
by linda_augusto 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Catherine Scircle - Aboriginal born Molong NSW Australia 1836
Hi JVG. George William GEYER sailed here in mid 1800s. It's a big world so you need to include where 'here' is.
by tonkin 2 weeks, 2 days ago
in Geyer How Far can I go Back to Research my family history,
Hi Neville You found me! The story of Alfred's adoption comes from Alfred himself. His mother Mary Marzol first gave Alfred to her Uncle Jacob Griesinger to look after when he was about 3. Soon...
by Jagged 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in Looking for Mary Ann MARZOL of Lismore NSW
Thank you for your reply. Sorry for the delay. As it turns out, this particular family were not related to the Cavanagh that I was researching. The chap for whom I am searching is my Great Great...
by Walshclan 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in Details about the Cavenagh family who lived in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne) in early 1800's.
Thankyou tonkin, Thomas was another Of Dad's brothers. Would you believe that Dad searched the death notices for years hoping to find such a notice but was unsuccessful. Ironic that his brother...
by courtland 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in My father Harry Jones came from London to Australia in 1921. His father Ernest and his mother was Phoebe.My father had a brother named Fred Jones who was born in Kensington in Sept 1897 (Vol 1A Page 155).Fred seems to have vanished from history.
A brief note on Joseph Bloomfield Leake. The year of his death is actually 1913 and 2 sources can verify this. An old volume of Who's Who in America mentions the year of his death as 1913. Also in...
by alanrleake 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in LEAKE, Joseph Bloomfield: 20th Iowa Infantry, Lawyer, Iowa Legislator, dies on streets of Chicago
I expect GREENWELL will be an error on the informant's part, or a typo error in the records. Death certificate will confirm. I've had no luck finding your Frederick JONES to date but this death...
by tonkin 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in My father Harry Jones came from London to Australia in 1921. His father Ernest and his mother was Phoebe.My father had a brother named Fred Jones who was born in Kensington in Sept 1897 (Vol 1A Page 155).Fred seems to have vanished from history.
Hi Theresa. There is little doubt we are quite closely related. I did a fair amount of research into the Bainbridge Family History and a number of our ancestors lived in Bishop Auckland and...
by Bainham 2 weeks, 3 days ago
in Finding the Bainbridge link with Australia
Hi Tonkin---this is where it gets confusing. My father always used to say that his mother's first name was Elizabeth---it even says that on his marriage certificate.(Elizabeth---maiden name...
by courtland 2 weeks, 4 days ago
in My father Harry Jones came from London to Australia in 1921. His father Ernest and his mother was Phoebe.My father had a brother named Fred Jones who was born in Kensington in Sept 1897 (Vol 1A Page 155).Fred seems to have vanished from history.