JAMES L. TIDWELL was my paternal great-grandfather. The story goes that his family moved to Alabama in the 1800's from Texas. I believe they had farms in Texas, and perhaps moved to Alabama when he was young. I have a photo of him, and his...
by dori 8 years, 12 months
I've been researching the above names for many years. I may be able to help you if you are looking at these lines. If you can help me, please contact me.
This is the report of how my grandfather died. My father was 7 at the time.
from the Patea & Waverly Press - August 19, 1932:
WAITARA FARMER DROWNED
HORSE IN FLOODED RIVER
Mr. George Ashley, A Tarata farmer, was seen to be swept downstream...
by Della 8 years, 12 months
My grandfather was Joseph Henry Harrison Andrews. I know his mother's name was Elizabeth but maiden name is unknown. I got this from 1870 census of Mobile, AL. I have no idea what Joseph's father's name was. Joseph was born in 1864 supposedly...
I am the great-grandson of Henry and am looking for info on his grandfather Christopher who emigrated from Holland(?)
I understand that what is now Northern Belgium in the 1700s was part of Holland at that time and might be where Christopher...
Am looking for info on Katie Bell Hamilton (may have been born in Walker, Iowa) & Harry Irwin (may have been born in Paris, Iowa). Lived in the Lynch, NE Boyd county area. Had 4 daughters and 1 son:
Mary Grace was born on 23 May 1896....
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I am searching for my ancestors Michael Bryson and his wife Nancy McNeill Bryson. They left Ireland, Donegal County in 1829 and landed in St. John, New Brunswick Canada.
They had a large family. Their first child, a daughter, Mary Jane, was...
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Mr. Grimes, was...
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Just posting this as a word of warning to those of you who use Ancestry.com to research your tree.
I was totally amazed at the amount of connections their Ancestral Hints came up with for my family tree that appeared to be correct (need I say...
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Im looking for any information on Joseph Spencer in Arkansas. He married Leona ? He was a preacher and died at a young age. Any info would help me. Im his great-grand-daughter
Would like to know who the father is of David Ship born 1835 South Carolina. He and his mother Mahala and syblings lived in Barbour Co. Alabama in 1850.
Trying to locate David Shipes family. David was born in 1835 South Carolina and died of Tyfoid Fever. His mother's name was Mahala and they lived in Barbour Co.Alabama in 1850.Would love to know who his father was.
I've been researching the name of Sawford for some time, and have discovered that the English counties of Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire seem to be the main bases.
Many Sawfords emigrated to Australasia and the US, so you might find some...