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Thank you for the advice
by bmeynell 4 years, 2 months ago
in Looking for MEYNELLS in London from 1900
Why don't you advertise in one of the USA FHS magazines. So long as you don't claim to be anything other than eager to help, (for a [moderate?] fee,) I expect you would get replies from people...
by mowsehowse 4 years, 2 months ago
in How can I do this professionally?
you're Welcome ,, ya might wanna also try British genealogy ... http://www.british-genealogy.com/forums/search.php?searchid=997146
by Boru 4 years, 2 months ago
in Looking for MITCHELL of Scotland
You are very welcome! I may not be a professional but I love a good challenge and genealogy is surely that! I really believe that tracing ones family is very much like putting together a jigsaw...
by cilla1946 4 years, 2 months ago
in Tricks on Finding Maiden Names
I have Breedens who migrated from Virginia. Tenn. was once considered far west in Virginia. Who are the Breedens in Tenn your looking for. Please contact me
by brefur2 4 years, 2 months ago
in Looking for Breedens who migrated to Tennessee from Virginia
Hello Fanning, My best suggestion would be to contact a Professional Genealogist in your area that will be willing to give you some pointers on the actual process.
by jkrahl 4 years, 2 months ago
in How can I do this professionally?
Tries family search. He is only in one census and it is as as adult with wife and kids. There is no birth cert and no one knows who his parents were. Also there is some belief that he hated his...
by Fanning 4 years, 2 months ago
in What do you do when you hit a dead end?
Thanks to all for your answers! I am extremely organized-my family is driven crazy by it. I am a stay at home mom right now so it would be a perfect time to get into it. I can gradually build up to...
by Fanning 4 years, 2 months ago
in How can I do this professionally?
Start with his father and gather as much information that he does know. He will then know where are the gaps. Your husbands birth certificate should give a full name and occupation of his father...
by margarms 4 years, 2 months ago
in My husband barely knew his father or his side of the family, his grandfather passed in 2004 and his father in 2009. He is now trying to trace his family tree, where do we start?
Hi Fanning. I live in Birmingham, Al. and a small private college here (Samford University)offers a nationally recognized program. Many people register--summer after summer--to get their...
by christom205 4 years, 2 months ago
in How can I do this professionally?
Thank you! I always feel grateful for the help of others and this is a extremely helpful article. I'm very glad that you put it in.
by withjc 4 years, 2 months ago
in Tricks on Finding Maiden Names
Hi Fanning, Firstly . Are you a well-organised person. I think you would need to be very well organised to do this professionally. Are you in the UK? If so there are various courses on offer that...
by Lola5 4 years, 2 months ago
in How can I do this professionally?
Hi Scott, I took your advice and have been going through subsequent censuses and believe I have found Levin Townsend, but not his father Lazarus, in the 1800 and the 1810. This is actually...
by Baltotrav 4 years, 2 months ago
in after i find someone in a census from 1790 worcester county where do i go from there? the local courthouse or maybe graveyard? thanks in advance for any help you can give. tina Smyth
Alfred Rakataha Clayton was my mums father. Her name is Deborah Ettie Daniels.
by jonodaniels 4 years, 2 months ago
in the CLAYTON buried in Masterton, Wairarapa
Thanks very much.Yes i know a fair bit of their life in NZ,but cant realy find anything of his background,parents ect in England,so hence the journal to see what come out.
by barbaramickle 4 years, 2 months ago
in Looking for HENRY BAXTER,ofLondon England
Hi Gaveeno, The NZ PO Directory 1890 has a reference to a number of Ardens. Arden Charles Gibbon street, Sydenham Arden Hamar,artist,Conrtenay et.New Plymouth Ardern G. bricklayer, Franklin...
by Aussie1947 4 years, 2 months ago
in hi i just wanna know where im from
Hi Chris, I am a descendant of Catherine Mary Cantwell (Dorothea's sister and 3rd child). I have some info that Mary Cantwell (nee Egan) died in Tipperary, Ireland in 1844. Therefore Philip must...
by Shazo 4 years, 2 months ago
in Phillip Cantwell Married Mary Egan
You are correct in that Rheinhold and Reginald are the same person, the registrar seems to have had problems either with the name or the transcription as it seemed blotted. He was born 6th November...
by sandieC 4 years, 2 months ago
in BALDOCK Alfred married Kate OHALLARAN 1888
both mum and dad r from newzealand iv just found out my dad was born in 1953
by gaveeno 4 years, 2 months ago
in hi i just wanna know where im from
Admin note: I have removed several posts from this journal that were off-topic.
by Scott_J 4 years, 2 months ago
in I am looking for my great great grandfathers' parents.They