A distant cousin wrote back in 1931; When I was last in New York City,the librarian of the finest city library I have ever visited, showed me a Pedigree of the Adams family going back to 1310. Our Adams line is notable in that we have already...
I've traced my Greenlaw roots back from :
David Greenlaw in the 1600s m:Joan Wordy,
John Greenlaw b:1689 m: Elizabeth Thomson,
William Greenlaw b: 1712 m:Jane Z
Johnathan Greenlaw b:1738 m: Elizabeth Lamb,...
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FREDERICK BOLARD or Bolar, son of CHRISTIAN and SALOMA BOLARD or Bolar, was born in Amsterdam, Holland, in 1769 or 1770, died Aug. 28, 1836, at Dicksonburg, Crawford county, Pennsylvania, where he was buried.
He was the founder of this family...
Seems there is little history of my husband's family I have not been able to find out.
His parents were William Harrison Blackburn (1896 - 1954) and Grace Herren ( ? - ? )
Hubby even mentions an 'Uncle Opie and Aunt Marie'.
Any help would be...
This William Ridley is my 5 times Great Grandfather,
He was born sometime during 1739 in England and died during 1825 in North Carolina.
He was married to Jane Pursley 1747 - 1790.
My line goes:
William - Pursley
Matthew - Feggins (?...
William Butterworth a mining engineer left Oldham Lancashire in 1840's with his son George travelling to New Jersey in search of, and apparently establishing employment.
His son John (Born about 1831) followed in 1855.
Then his younger son...
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I am helping my cousing research the history of Henry Wood who came to New South Wales Australia in 1840 at the age of 20. He was born in Deal Kent United Kingdom about 1820. His parents were Henry and Jane Wood. Jane's maiden name was Austen or...
A list of surnames starting with 'M' of settlers who were qualified to serve as Jurors for the District of Port Nicholson, (Wellington) New Zealand, on the 10th February 1843
This puts the ancestor you may be looking for at that place at that...
Samuel Browne came fom Ireland, he married Flora Ann Anderson.
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I'm looking for any information on John Harrison, probably born around 1914 in Scotland. He emigrated to AustrailA, probalby around 1930's or so, as an adult. I don't know if he married there or before going there. I don't know if he had family or...
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Frederick Johannes Pretorius (Grand Farther)
had Frederick Johannes Pretorius (Son),
Dirk Pretorius(Son) married to Nakkie,
Karel Jacobus Pretorius(Son) married to Mary Bridget Johanna van Breda (Daughter Mary Bridget Johanna married to...
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I have intrest in the layer family and shairing family histoery. Not any one that was boran in the eighteen centrie.
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My great grandfather was Francis Marion Collins. He was also the grandfather of Floyd Collins who was trapped and died in Sand Cave in 1925. I need any info of his ancestors and also the ancestors of his second wife Almarinda Cisney who he married...
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i need help finding more family members
Lillie Gibson born 10 Feb.1871 Ala. died in Oct. 1954 in Ala.She married James Monroe Todd. The had a daughter who married a Manley. Would like to know who her parents were. Some say it is William O. Gibson and Lenora King. But can't prove that yet.
John Golf 1717 Virg. died 1809 North Carolina. Married Civil E. Hall born also in Virg. 1730 died in 1788 North Carolina.
Isham Smith born in 1760 Comberland North Carolina died in 1840 Lawerance Ms. He was married to Sarah Harbin born 1770 died in 1803 in Lawerance Ms.
A.j. Sturdivant born in 1815 probably Ms. died in Choctaw Co.Ala. He was married to Jane Moore born in 1820 S. C. died 17 May 1893 and she is buried in Bogueloosa Valley Cemetary. Would like to know who their parents were and sblings.
Looking for relatives of the following people:
Rose Sternberg Verdiguel (b1894)(married Francis O Verdiguel)
Dora Sternberg Gradinger (married Baruch Gradinger)