I'm looking for any relatives of the late Peter Cole who may have lived at Ulverstone prior to his death. His parents were Alphonsus Alverton Cole and Elsie Mary Cole (nee Roles) aka Molly.
my father,Alexander Mcleod,born Balaclava,Victoria,served in WW1,landed at Gallipoli,Anzac day,1915.Hereturned,injured from Europe in 1917.he later married Jean Mckay,and they had 4 children,John,Joy,Bruce,and David.
I would like to find...
I have done some research using ancestry.ca. My great grandfather returned to United States in the 1920s. I don't have much info. on him after this point, other than he may have re-married a lady named Julie.
A long, (but interesting) article regarding the rules and regulations on running a hotel/pub in Otago in 1874 appeared in the Otago Witness 25 April 1874
I have included the link here if you wish to read the article in full and have listed...
I have been researching the Byrds and Weavers of Mobile Washington Counties, Alabama. The patriarch of the family was Lemuel Byrd, called Pappy or Capt. Red Byrd, born 1795 in North Carolina. He joined the war of 1812 from Putnam Georgia. He...
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starting to research SCHWERMANN and SCHWERMAN in Missouri and Illinois (Libertyville). Will be posting full names/dates asap. A few names, Willard, Henry, Albert,Clara, Hilda, Laura, August. All born around 1880-1900.
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Ancestry.com announced on Friday that the 1940 U.S. Census is 100% indexed.
You can now search the entire 1940 index for free , all 48 states (Hawaii and Alaska were not states yet) plus territories. A free account is required, but word is...
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My great grandfather Edward Roy was married to my great grandmother Ellen Evelyn Maud Pridham in Adelaide in 1901. They were divorced in 1921 and I can find no further information about him, his ancestry and what happened to him, when and where.
I have been here before but had a different e-mail address.
I am looking for my mother's family at this time, her parents were Arthur Frederick PRUDEN/Hannah Elizabeth BLOOMFIELD.
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YARNS have disappeared from our way of life. I was fortunate to have interviewed a great many yarn tellers, mostly in their 90's and Ray Cairns ten days after his 100th birthday. Many of these yarns were passed down through generations orally...
I am looking for a the Michael Cull family who supposedly lived in Cork County, Ireland. Michael was born about 1800. He married Mary McDonald about 1818. They had 18 children, but only 4 lived so far as we know. They immigrated to the USA...
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any infomation on James Herbert Ralph May and James Henry May from Oamaru
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the first photo i found by chance i had a gut feeling lol this photo was found wrapped in brown paper and used for the back of the painting the painting my grandad james stephen inherited all i know is its grandads special painting and he didnt...
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My family is Acadian. Grandfather William Guillaume Blanchard was born in Caraquet, New Brunswick, Canada; grandmother Elizabeth Parise was born in the neighboring parish of Paquetteville.
The 1891 Census of Canada reveals the families of...
Dear XXX, what do you know about the Five Mile Estate mentioned by Batey in his HISTORICAL RECORDS OF THE SUNBURY REGION? Where would this have been? Regards, John.
This is probably going to take some time but the one clue we have is that it...
When pvrd asked me if I knew the location of the Five Mile Estate that Isaac Batey had mentioned, I had to try to find the answer, because I had often wondered where it was. I have a feeling that Isaac had mentioned this estate in regard to...
Looking for possible living relatives of my great-grandfather Adam Skeldon Greig, born 1874 in Auchendinny, Midlothian. Died 1944, Bury, England.
He married Annie Wilson in 1900, and they had two children, James (1901), and Dinah (1904) (my...
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