In 1985 I started putting together a family book about John Edmonds who came from Engalnd to NZ with his family under the Church Missionary Scheme in 1834. John was a stone mason and was supposedly coming to build the stone store at Kerikeri but...
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looking for MR Francis Wright born ABT 1640? he died 1729 islip wife was Elizabeth Price she died 1700 i no there was a son William 1671. i am hopeing for info on Francis wright he may have had a father by the name Henry wright of upon trent.
by bobdow 7 hours, 52 minutes
I have much of Jacob's history and his family but nothing preceding him. His military records show a good soldier that was born in Lancaster Pa. He died in the first Civil War VA hospital in Dayton Ohio. His son Luther,Born in Virginia and lived...
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ST. AUGUSTINE'S KEILOR, CENTENARY
"Prior to the formation of the parish, the district was served from St. Augustine's monastery
out Somerton way, then under the supervision of Fr. Peter Powell."
ABOUT FATHER POWELL...
If I can get his parents' names, hopefully I can get further back and eventually find the connection to England. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.
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the original was taken from TAUPIRI and was written about 1900
- visit the site for some early photos -
(anything in italics is my additions)
The township of Taupiri is situated at the junction of the Waikato river and the...
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I am a descendant of Philip Packer and Hannah Sessions who immigrated from England. Then Philip Packer and Ann Coates, James Packer and Rose Mendenhall, Aaron Packer and Hannah Johnston, Jehu Packer and Sarah Dow, James M. Packer and Wilhemina...
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I can't blame Andrew Lemon's BROADMEADOWS A FORGOTTEN HISTORY for my boo boo. Andrew gave me no grounds for assuming that there were no denominational sections at the Will Will Rook Cemetery. He may have given me that impression with his emphasis...
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by GMM 2 months, 1 week
Abrahams brother Mark married Sarahs sister Harriet.Mark and Sarah lived all their lives in Rangiora
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Thomas Frederick TUDOR was born in Newcastle, New South Wales in 1870. He was one of thirteen children born to Thomas TUDOR an immigrant born Staffordshire, England in 1829 and his wife Ellen nee WILLIAMSON born 1834 in Fifeshire, Scotland.
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by Larae 1 year, 1 month
Peleg married Elizabeth "Bessie" Robinson a week after Elijah and Milton married Jane's sister Elizabeth "Betsy" Crooks one year later. Milton moved to DeKalb County, Indiana with Christopher in 1836. I think these men are all...
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TRYING TO LOCATE WHERE ERNEST ALVIN MC LEAN, IS BURIED OR CREMATED. HE DIED IN A RACING ACCIDENT IN JANUARY 29TH 1955 AT BANDIANA RACEWAY VICTORIA . I BELIEVE HE WAS LIVING WITH HIS MOTHER DORIS MC LEAN IN PRESTON VICTORIA, HE ALSO HAD A...
Many years ago I travelled over the " HAAST "Highway when it was first formed . In those bygone travelling days the road surface was all metal and very rough as they wanted cars to run over it and compound the metal down before they...
Bertha was living at 5 Mount street Pyrmont, NSW in 1914 she later went to Trangie, NSW about 1916. She married Jean Jacques Heller in 1924 at Dubbo, NSW
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JOHN KERR'S WHEATLANDS ESTATE
BOOM AND BUST.
THE KERR ESTATE