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If able, talk to your father and any other living relatives who can give you names/dates/stories. Then go from there. If you are close to a library, they may be able to help. Otherwise, once you...
by Merly 6 years ago
in trying to trace Genealogy from my maiden name Douglas what is the most accurate way to do so
If you are new to researching your family tree than you can find books in the library on the subject and you can use the internet for help. Just google, starting your family tree, or starting...
by poorone 6 years ago
in trying to trace Genealogy from my maiden name Douglas what is the most accurate way to do so
Hugh Edgar DOWNES was the son of James DOWNES and Janet BEVERIDGE. Hugh was born in Bendigo in 1860. Hugh married Jessie HAMILTON in 1887. Her real name was Edith as you stated, but she is...
by tonkin 6 years ago
in Looking for DOWNES of Rutherglen
This may be him; Details of JOHN CLAY Born: c1835 Died: 1884 Source: SPG Missionary (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904) Biography: JOHN CLAY was a Eurasian educated at the...
by janilye 6 years ago
in My ancestor, John Clay 1828-1884 was a missionary in India. His father, also John was in the army there and married an Indian lady (name of Caroline). How do I find more information about them? John was not an officer and I have no surname or other detail
Thank you. That is a geat help as I did not know Charles' fathers name. Ursula
by ursula 6 years ago
in Looking for Charles BURLEY born in Cornwall in 1821
Yes you're right. Census says Charles. Titler says Charles. Father of Charles is John. Looks like my silly error.
by janilye 6 years ago
in Looking for Charles BURLEY born in Cornwall in 1821
Mary Ann married CHARLES ? Now I'm confused too. I'll go back and have another look.
by janilye 6 years ago
in Looking for Charles BURLEY born in Cornwall in 1821
The reason I mention it is you may want to check land titles and transfers they often disclose a lot of information as to where people go and for how long they owned a property or if he died and...
by janilye 6 years ago
in My birth mother was either Grace or Gladys French, one name on birth Certificate the other on adoption certificate. I was born in Melbourne Au, 16 th October 1935. But can find no other information about her. I was adopted in 1937
Thank you so much for your prompt response.Yes, the information I have about the children is the same as the Davis Tytler Tree. Mary Ann was married to Charles, so I am a bit confused as to why...
by ursula 6 years ago
in Looking for Charles BURLEY born in Cornwall in 1821
The shop in Woornack Rd, where Albert French had his drapery is still there. It is a clock repair shop now. That part of town comes under Carnegie now.
by janilye 6 years ago
in My birth mother was either Grace or Gladys French, one name on birth Certificate the other on adoption certificate. I was born in Melbourne Au, 16 th October 1935. But can find no other information about her. I was adopted in 1937
by janilye 6 years ago
in Lora Fletcher Cole
Sorry SierraLee until a few years ago I had no idea of who my mother was. I know nothing of her or her family which is why I posted here. Should you come up with any info I'd love to here from you...
by Elainehee 6 years ago
in My birth mother was either Grace or Gladys French, one name on birth Certificate the other on adoption certificate. I was born in Melbourne Au, 16 th October 1935. But can find no other information about her. I was adopted in 1937
Hi, Sierra Lee--what a pretty name! I don't recognise any of your names but of course there are many Slades---still it was nice to have a reply, What is Windhall VT--Are they initials? Wher do you...
by SLPH 6 years ago
in Where Thomas Slade Peters got his middle name
I just found a george fletcher on a 1870 census. Listed with Squire Gipson and Pelina (fletcher) race "M". Does this mean malato?
by irishgirlgreen 6 years ago
in Lora Fletcher Cole
by janilye 6 years ago
in Lora Fletcher Cole
Hi Marie, Im Janet-my mom was a Slade.Gramp-Leo Ora Slade-married Hattie Belle French. He was born Stratton Vt-or Windhall Vt.They had many children-my mom Pearl Bernice S.This is so awesome if Im...
by SierraLee 6 years ago
in slades
Hi,SLPH, I had Leo Ora Slade -gramp,Hattie Belle French-gram.Windhall Vt.they had several children.My mom Pearl Bernice Slade.NOT sure if a connection could be.
by SierraLee 6 years ago
in Where Thomas Slade Peters got his middle name
Thanks, yes I have the Beeston Castle book, and know that the Beeston name is very wide spread in the UK and elsewhere. However it is not so common here in NZ, and only a few have been uncovered in...
by beeston01 6 years ago
in Looking for BEESTON New Zealand and beyond
Hi, Just question-as Im searching for French-wondered if you had heard of Hattie Belle French -Windhall Vt.??she was my gram Slade.Her dad Nelson W French/mom Lydia Styles.???Thanks Janet
by SierraLee 6 years ago
in My birth mother was either Grace or Gladys French, one name on birth Certificate the other on adoption certificate. I was born in Melbourne Au, 16 th October 1935. But can find no other information about her. I was adopted in 1937