There is a story that my grandfather came across a young girl who had just left an orphanage and was looking in a shop window at food, so he took her home to his boarding house where she was looked after. Not sure where to go from here to find...
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by JudS 10 hours, 57 minutes
The only information I have on William Pott is a newspaper article where he is mentioned as the father of Harriet Pott when she married John Bonfoy Rooper 13 June 1810. Then he was mentioned as William Pott of Portman Square, London.
by Nick01 17 hours, 33 minutes
This link below is a register of past members of parliament and this is a son of John. His name is William Browne and at the bottom of the page it says his paternal grandfather was an Irish political convict....
by Shas 1 day, 3 hours
Looking for information on the Colwells who lived in Cornwall. There may be a mining connection.
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It would be nice to see where the descendants are living and any stories
or information that we can share.
I would really like to know their parents name and where and when they were born in Norway . My gramma died in Tacoma , wa. 1970 I believe .
According to the 1841 census for Newington,Surrey, Samuel age 63 was no born in Surrey, Mary age 33 is entered below him, also not born in Surrey and below her name there is a John age 6 who was born in Surrey.
Above these names is a John age...
My family of Trent's came out to South AFrica circa 1848.
They were John Trent and Ann Lawrence Trent born Cooper, they married in 1835 in St George the Martyr, Southwalk, Surrey in 1835.
I have pretty much covered finding who their children...
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JAMES WAS BURIED AT DROMANA CEMETERY. ENTRY FROM MY CHRONOLOGY OF BURIALS AT DROMANA.
4+-10-1951. JAMES GRAY, DROMANA.
GRAY. — On October 4, at Dromana, James, beloved husband of the late Alice Gray, loving father of Alice (Mrs. Hallowell)....
Ann SARGEANT is my GG Grandmother. She was born in Armagh, County Armagh about 1830 (Source: One of her daughter's birth certificates.). She married William FURNELL on 14 May 1855 at St Pauls, Port Adelaide, South Australia. (Source: William and...
This is my first question on here so please bear with me...
I'm trying to trace my family tree and am starting with my Paternal grandfathers line 'Campbell'.
My grandfather was John Herbert Bruce Campbell (Jack)(1922-2003)
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I'VE FOUND INFO ON MY GREAT GRANDFATHER, GEORGE WASHINGTON MILLER. OTHER THAN THEIR MARRIAGE, I CANNOT FIND ANYTHING PRIOR TO THEIR 1880 MARRIAGE. DORA IS LISTED AS MULATTO AND IS EVIDENT WHEN YOU LOOK AT HER PICTURE. SHE LOOKS TO BE NATIVE...
"Teenie" Gibson (No details on page 82 of A DREAMTIME OF DROMANA.)
O'SHANNASSY -On the 31st March at the residence of her son T P O'Shannassy, Manangatang, Christina, relict of the late William O'Shannassy, Tyrrell Downs, and daughter...
by Fletch 3 days, 17 hours
Mary Druid married Richard Wallace. Their son Henry, born 1824, married Mary Blackwell in 1846 at Shinrone, Ireland. Henry and Mary-Anne emigrated to Australia and eventually settled at Boggy Creek in north East Victoria. Their daughter...