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How do you use the term née?
by Scott_J 1 week, 3 days ago
I always say it in my head, I think in the wrong direction (wrong name first). And is it a term that's commonly used when doing family history?
8 answers, latest 2 days, 5 hours ago
How do I trace grand parents family when neither has their Mother registered Both fathers deceased at time of marriage. Emma Gibbs born Wiveliscombe, Somerset. 1891 Census states servant in Wiveliscombe. Father James William Gibbs circa 1852 millwright
by Lynzzss 2 days, 6 hours ago
Emma married Charles George Gale 3.1.1905 Charles born 27.12.1877 in Reading. In both English and Australian navies Emma died in Canberra, Australia 24.6.1957. Charles 16.7.1963 also in Canberra. Different members of the family have tried to...
Renwick family of New Zealand ex England
by NZWhitlow 1 year, 8 months ago
Hi I am a descendant of Henry Bell WHITLOW & Annie Rebecca RENWICK, dau of George Robert RENWICK & Annie POULTER, who was dau of Samuel Roger POULTER and Mahalah GARWOOD. They came to New Zealand in 1842. Annie POULTER WHITLOW had...
8 comments, latest 2 days, 6 hours ago
MANN from family bible.
by Ryl 2 days, 8 hours ago
Looking for any info on the following names recorded in a family bible. John Mann 1750 m Elizabeth Pye 1745. Joseph Addison Mann 1773 - 1857 m Hannah Makepease 1777?. Joseph Addison Mann 1812 - 1866 m Jane ? 1812. Matthew Makepease 1750 m...
5 comments, latest 2 days, 6 hours ago
THE Telegram
by janilye 4 years, 11 months ago
There's very little I can say about this shocking 1907 telegram which was sent by a Charles MORGAN from the Broome Station to Henry PRINCEP, who at the time was, Chief Protector of Aborigines for Western Australia, and based in Perth. I do...
14 comments, latest 2 days, 7 hours ago
SHERIDAN marriages (males) 1896-1918 Victoria Australia
by tonkin 1 year ago
SHERIDAN marriages (males) 1896-1918 Victoria Australia. SHERIDAN (males) George married: 1896 Edith May HULME. Philip James married: 1896 Bridget LONDRIGAN. Patrick married: 1897 Bridget BOURKE. Donald married: 1898 Amy May...
1 comment, latest 2 days, 7 hours ago
William George Watson b 1837 Montreal, Quebec, Canada (Northern America), age 23 and fathers name John Watson as per marriage certificate. Married Sarah Lancaster 1861 Robe South Australia. Other document states he was 40 yrs old in 1873.
by jasonmartin 2 days, 7 hours ago
I have no record of his birth in Canada or arrival or death in Australia. They had some of their children in Robe SA and the others Casterton VIC. His wife (who arrived single on David McIver ship 1855 in SA) left him eloping in 1873 with James...
ODell and Dishner
by Rolltide 5 days, 6 hours ago
Does anyone have any thing on this families Can not find anything, Information on James ODell married Sarah Dishner, they had a daughter name Bessie E. ODell born 1880. Sarah Dishner father was Christopher Dishner. Help me if you can.
3 comments, latest 2 days, 10 hours ago
by historyweaver 2 days, 14 hours ago
William McDONALD was born in Ireland in 1811 (from census records). He married in 1834, London township, Middlesex Co, Ontario, to Elizabeth JACKSON (born Ireland about 1816). Their twelve children were born in London township. By 1871 they are...
1 comment, latest 2 days, 10 hours ago
What's the correct way to cite a Facebook post, Tweet or other social media content as a source?
by Scott_J 2 days, 17 hours ago
Or even a FamilyTreeCircles post! It's important to cite sources, of course. What's the best way to do that? Do you have a template that you use?
1 answer, latest 2 days, 11 hours ago
I am an ancestor or actually great great granddaughter to Te Awarua the 2nd, how do I find out more about him.
by manulink 6 days, 22 hours ago
He was a maori chief defending his people at his village. A lot got killed, women raped by the british during the war, a lot of their land was also taken from them, they owned a lot in the South taranaki district.
2 answers, latest 2 days, 11 hours ago
Request to update text standard on website
by karex 2 days, 13 hours ago
Hi, I'm posting this as a question because the "Support" button which is supposed to show up at the bottom right-hand side of my web browser is no-where to be seen. And yes, I am logged in, and yes I have tried several different types of browsers...
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The surname McGlynn with connections to Winters, Sands, McDevitt, My...
by Mary Kay_J 13 years, 5 months ago
The surname McGlynn with connections to Winters, Sands, McDevitt, My great grandmother was Samantha McGlynn Winters (William C.) their daughter married my grandfather Daniel McDevitt, I believe they are from the Donegal, Ireland area and settled...
1 comment, latest 2 days, 15 hours ago
by jamesb39 2 days, 15 hours ago