This journal is dedicated to my daughter, Melissa. This journal will contain information on her father's side of the family.
Grandfather - Junior Lee Medders
Grandmother - Doris Dubberly Medders
Children: Michael Edwin (Melissa's...
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This journal is for my son, David. It will contain information to his family tree on his father's side.
Great Grandfather - Zollie Oliver Bourne
Grandfather - Clyde Shelby Bourne
Grandmother - Ethel Broome Bourne (her line goes...
Now I'm trying to find out the connection between Joseph D. Brannon "Brannan"? According to 1900 Albritton, Mobile Co.,AL Census, Dist.84 There were 2 Brannons, or Brannans living a few doors frpm each other. Both are from MS. Joseph D Was born...
by dguest 8 years, 8 months
Looking for information on my great-great-great-great grandfather, John Hodgkinson. He was a United Empire Loyalist in the American Revolution who joined Burgoyne's Expedition in 1777. He later joined Butlers Rangers. He fled to Canada and...
Edward L. Lucas, b. 7-4-28, m. Shirley Salmons and had me, Wanda Joyce, 2-5-57. My mother and father divorced when I was small, he remarried and had 2 daughters, Brenda, Kathy and son, Scott. (Not sure if that's Edward SCOTT or just Scott. I...
Pinnock, Pennock or Penn
Believe it or not, Pinnock, Pennock or Penn all have the same root, that of the Celtic word for a hill, Penno.
Perhaps my own Clan, the Pinnock's were living on a smaller hill than the Penn clan occupied.
Wick itself is the Old Norse name for a bay, as in wick in Scotland, or Wicklow in Ireland. In the North East of the UK and Ireland, it suggests that it is the son of a man who was from Wick, and thus had that place surname....
Calladine, Culludyne, Carradine or Callidine.
It seems we were of Irish stock, living in Iceland, or at least until the island was invaded by the Norsemen. Therefore, the clan that arrived in England, via Ireland to Cheshire in 10th...
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The Birchenoughs were generations of stone carvers and monumental masons. There are Internet sites, which seem to proclaim the name to be of Dutch origin - word "Birch" meaning birch tree, and "Hof" meaning enclosure, yard or even farm. However,...
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by benson 8 years, 8 months
Hi I am trying to trace my Taylor relatives but I have very limited information.
My father WILLIAM RAYMOND HENRY TAYLOR born JULY 1941 is still living but has hardley any recollection of his family.
Williams Mother died a few years ago her...
by bjune 8 years, 8 months
Looking for names of Mariam's parents. Census reveals the father was b. in KY and the mother b. in Ohio. Mariam b. abt. 1822 in OH. Were there siblings of Mariam? Mariam and Benjamin had 10 children: Hannah, Joshua, Emily, Nancy E., Louisa...
by bjune 8 years, 8 months
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Descendants of : Johann Karg
1. Johann Karg (alias "Johannes") was born 17 Jan, 1815 in Heddesheim, Baden and died 29 Jul, 1895 in Wynberg, South Africa. He married Maria Will . She was born 1822 in Germany and died 2...
Descendants of : William Hedding Snr
1. William Hedding Snr was born 1743 and died 3 Jul, 1819 in Wyboston In Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire, England. He married Elizabeth Crow . She died 23 Sep, 1835 in Eaton Socon,...
Descendants of William DEAN (3 generations)
1. William Dean was born About 1775 and died 3 Aug, 1823 in Walton on Hill, Surrey, England. He married Elizabeth Howard 21 Dec, 1794 in Banstead, Surrey, England. She was...
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Descendants of : Ezekiel Valance Honeybun
1. Ezekiel Valance Honeybun Snr (alias "Ezekial Honeybun") was born 1772 and died 28 Dec, 1844. He married Elizabeth Mittens (alias "Mittons") 18 Oct, 1818 in St Helena...
Newpaper Cuttings: Last of the Settlers
Newspaper cuttings from the Eastern Cape. Newspaper unknown. 4 September 1967
Rosa Mary PIKE (Mrs CAWOOD) was born on July 13, 1815, at Nottingham and came to South Africa...
Elizabeth "Betty" CAWOOD was born 13 Jun 1805 in Waybank Hall, near Bingley, Yorkshire and was baptized 11 Aug 1805 in Keighley, Yorkshire, England. She died 4 Sep 1896 in Somerset East, Cape, South Africa. Elizabeth married William GRADWELL on 1...
Richard Brangan HULLEY was born 5 Sep 1810 in Bandon, Cork County, Ireland and was baptized 19 Dec 1810 in Bandon, Cork County, Ireland. He died 9 Dec 1888 in Umzimkulu District, Natal, South Africa and was buried in Hopewell Farm Cemetery,...
William CAWOOD was born 3 Aug 1800 in Cawoods Mill, Keighley, Yorkshire and was baptized 31 Aug 1800 in Keighley, Yorkshire. He died 3 1 Jul 1877 in Cradock, Cape Province, South Africa and was buried 2 Jul 1877 in Cradock, Cape Province, South...