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Looking for Elizabeth Skiles Hunter of Owen Co. KY
by jqvalle 8 years, 8 months ago
Elizabeth Skiles had at least one child, Mahulda (Mahala or Malinda?) Skiles when she married Jacob Hunter probably in Owen Co. KY in the early to mid 1800's. Her daughter Mahulda (Hulda) was married to Wesley Hudson in Dec. 1838 in Owen Co. KY....
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Looking for Harper of Mississippi
by stphn_helm 8 years, 8 months ago
I have been doing my Family History, consisting of Surnames: Blessing,Bolton,Moody,Harper,Lincoln,Kaiser. I do have alot of my Mother Shirley Jean Harper's side of the Family "BOLTON"S",and MOODY'S, Mother's side. Father: Field Layfatte Harper,...
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What is an Ahnentafel? (My family Tree, does it add up?)
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
When considering my ancestors, I have sat endless hours online, and in the dusty archives, looking for the concrete evidence, or clues as to where that evidence may lie. Usually we hit walls, and then begin to construct downwards a few...
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Looking for Simms of Ill.
by nancyf 8 years, 8 months ago
Looking foe information on a Thomas Jefferson Simms.He was born around 1886.He married Josephine (Goins)in Hardin County,Ill. onAugust-15-1915.Any information would help with my work on my family.They were my Great,Great,Great Grandparents and...
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JESSUP
by lynda rivett 8 years, 8 months ago
sarh ellen JESSUP married benjamen harrison ABBOTT ,I know they lived in ainsworth NEB.and i believe one of them still have kinfolks there,they ended up in eureka springs,carroll co ARK,he died during a tornado ,he had a heart attack and the dr....
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RIVETT of Carroll co Arkansas
by lynda rivett 8 years, 8 months ago
BENJAMAN HARRISON RIVETT,eureka springs ark.---(dad)denver desmonds RIVETT,berryville ark,(GRANDDAD)sylvester patrick RIVETT &(GRANNY) dora DAVIS,RIVETT,CONNER of berryville & pinsion mtn ark,sylvester riley RIVETT & pinsion mtn ark...
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Looking for SMITH of Oklahoma,Kansas,Texas and cattle drives trails
by lynda rivett 8 years, 8 months ago
harvey gilbert SMITH and florence bell BEASTON,live in kansas and did the historic cattle drives from texas to kansas and ended up in okla ,they also help with the opening of the cherokee strip(okla land rush)they ended up in coal county okla...
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Canal building around Heanor, Derbyshire.
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
James Brindley, the Derbyshire born canal builder, constructed the first canal in the county in 1777: a branch of the Grand Trunk, later called the Trent and Mersey. The canal ran from the navigable River Trent at Shardlow to Liverpool. Two years...
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Heanor Market
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
Heanor today is a medium sized market town, located in the East Midlands. Situated in Derbyshire, almost midway between Derby and Nottingham, it has good access to both centres for shopping and night-life. The focal point of any market town is,...
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Shipley Hall, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
There had been a hall at Shipley since at least the 13th century. It is known that Sir Edward Leche, the Lord of the Manor, built a hall there in 1630's, a tall gabled house. In 1713 the Hall was passed to Sir Edward's granddaughter, Hester...
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Mount Zion Independent Chapel at Marlpool, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
Langley is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, 700 years before Langley Mill existed! Other local places in the Domesday Book were Heanor, Codnor, and "Smithycotes." At the end of the 18th century, non-conformist groups were already meeting...
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Aldercar Hall, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
Aldercar is an old area of what is now a joint parish with Langley Mill. The grandest building in Aldercar (and Langley Mill too, for that matter) was Aldercar Hall. By the mid 1800's the Hall, originally built in 1668, was occupied by the...
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History of Smalley Derbyshire, Bonnie Prince Charlie 1745
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
Few people would readily associate the village of Smalley, situated about two miles west of Heanor, with Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745 - but there is a clear link. During the winter of 1745, Charles Edward Stuart, the...
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Interested to know about the genealogy of the dela torre's
by herby 8 years, 8 months ago
i am herby dela torre, 25 yrs old and i am interested to know the genalogy of the dela torre families around the world. please provide information to: herby@uymail.com or you can contact me thru mobile number: +639063708611 thank you so much!
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looking for Jackson relatives out of Winchester,ky
by 7776547 8 years, 8 months ago
i am looking for Jackson relatives of mine on the Mildred Frances Aldridge Jackson side out of the Winchester KY area and around.Mygrandmother had i believe daughters Beaulah Clay Jackson Northern my mother <and a daughter named Julia I...
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Wallaceburg,Ontario
by Cor 8 years, 8 months ago
In 1878 that was where my great grandfather was born. He moved to Central Lake, MI in 1900 as a lumberjack. In 1905 he married Harriett Murphy of Echo Township,MI. He moved to Charlevoix,MI in 1923 farming 40 acres in Antrim county during the...
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Oxford 1851 Census results for Launchbury
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 8 months ago
1851 Census HO107 1730/ 317/ 116 Coombe, Woodstock Union Lanchbury William; Head Married 71 Ag Lab born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury Ann; Wife Married 62 born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury James; son, Unmarried 30 Ag Lab born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury Henry;...
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Looking for John Mehaffey (Mahaffey?) and Margaret Clugston of Durmallagh, Aghaderg, Down, Ireland
by jqvalle 8 years, 8 months ago
John Mehaffey was possibly born in Ireland in 1785 and possibly died in N. Carolina in 8/1873. His wife may have been Margaret Clugston (? died in 1867 in Ireland). They had three daughters, Margaretta (born 1/26/1840), Sarah Anne (born...
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Looking for Wesley Hudson of Owen County KY
by jqvalle 8 years, 8 months ago
Wesley Hudson was listed in the 1850 US Census as living in Owen County, KY at age 40 years with his wife Mahala or Mahulda with children Mary, John, Lucinda, James, William and Thomas. Their marriage date is possibly 12/28/1838. They had another...
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Looking for the birth record of my great-grandmother Kilcreas
by missy1253 8 years, 8 months ago
I'm looking for any information on the birth of my great grandmother,Her name was Molly Kilcreas. She was born to Josh Kilcreas on Jan.20,1876 and on her birth certificate it listed Galveston, Texas as where she was born. No mother listed. Mr....
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