Some historians tend to be a bit pompous in their writing but this young girl's story was a delight to read.
LIFE OF FLINDERS
It was found by chance in a Newberry search on trove and I hope that you enjoy it as much as I did.
On March 27 1945 the Havilland Mosquito, flown by Leicester Smith, son of Amos Smith, collided high in the sky above my village Roden, in the Netherlands. The navigator of LKeicester was William Lane.
They collided with the Mosquito of Gordon...
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I'm the great granddaughter of William Donaldson and Eliza Mercer of Dunedin. I am the granddaughter of Jean Donaldson. I was born and live in Australia possibly only because my grandmother migrated here in about 1918 I believe. Are there any...
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I am reseaching Samuel Bundock, my 3nd great-grandfather.
He married Mary Ann Dister in Chelmsford, Essex, England. They were the parents of seven children: Charles, Mary Ann, Harriet, John Samuel, Henry Frederick, Isabella and Mary Ann....
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Louis George LABATTE was one of three sons of Michel LABATTE 1760-1850 and a Menominee indian Woman.The other two sons were Nicholas LABATTE b: 1780 and Michel b: 1784. Louis George had two half brothers FRANCOIS LABATTE 1800?1862 (killed in the...
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THEY STARTED THEIR MARRIED LIFE IN DROMANA!
EventDeath Event registration number14401 Registration year1911
Family nameROWLEY Given namesRobt SexUnknown Father's nameRowley Jas Mother's nameElizth (King) Place of birth...
A NAME IN A LIST ISN'T MUCH GOOD FOR FAMILY HISTORIANS! YOU WON'T FIND ANY MENTION OF LOUISA SILVESTER IN ANY PUBLISHED MORNINGTON PENINSULA HISTORY.
In 1890, the Sorrento 3rd 20 travelled to Rosebud to play an AUSTRALIAN RULES football match...
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I know Roy was married twice first marriage was to Juanita parks in Marion county Arkansas the second I do believe was to my mother Joyce maiden name was Avey any help would be greatly appreciated. I can't find anything . My mom's divorce papers...
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by Jaxb 10 years, 1 month
My grandfather Harry Taylor was told by his Great Aunt Jane that he was descended from through Sir Francis Drake through a female line. I am trying to fill in the gap between his family and Sir Francis Drake. However, I have been unable to find...
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TROVE'S QUIRKY WAYS LED ME BACK TO MY FAVOURITE MORNINGTON PENINSULA PIONEER, S.S.CRISPO.
Trove serving me HOVER when I ordered HOVE led me to an article about the Rosebud Union footy team of 1890, which I had been trying to relocate for years....
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The WHAKAPAPA CLUB, the main Maori Genealogy Site on the net, has been updated and they have a new look and address
The Whakapapa Club is a child of maori.org.nz. Born in 2000, the Whakapapa Club grew of age in 2018, moving out of home and into...
John Dwyer born circa 1838 maybe County Cork, but certainly in Ireland, died 1887 South Australia. Married c1855 Ireland Mary O'Donnell born c1838 Ireland, died 1926 South Australia. They had four children baptised Glamworth Parish, County Cork,...
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by Keitha 6 years, 4 months
The links between to familys, I am looking for answers for my two grandmothers who are Lewis they are related. One from Te Reinga Wairoa and the aother from Nuhaka Wairoa. I need to make sure my family tree is wright. I am not who or where to go...
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Dorcas Augustine FINDLAY b 22 August 1891 Sydenham Christchurch New Zealand
Her parents were possibly Hugh FINDLAY and Elizabeth JARDINE
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I am looking at anyone connected to William Henry Slow b-1877 d-1944 and his wife Honor nee Benjamin b-10.Jan 1896 d-3 Oct 1959 Honor was born and died in Mount Kembla.
William and Honor married in 1896 at Mount Kembla NSW they went on to have 10...
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by tonkin 6 days, 22 hours
Groom: William CALDWELL.
Bride: Elizabeth CAMPBELL.
Year married: 1859.
Place: Victoria, Australia.
Possible death for William is 1912 in Numurkah, Victoria.
Age: 80 yerars.
His father was Ren Allen Davis his mother was Ida Mae White Ren passed away in 1961 Ida passed away 1972. I know he had a brother Hobart. Roy was my father never knew him or any of his family need help please