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My grandfather opened and owned 2 confectionary shops in Ballarat in the early 1900's. By 1916 he sadly had passed from an accident, leaving a young family behind. I've found quite a lot of advertisements he placed for the Draper's City Sweet...
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by tonkin 3 years, 7 months
DRAPER marriages 1895-1904 Victoria Australia.
married: 1895 Mabel Elizabeth Beatrice Victoria WINDSOR.
married: 1895 Mary Jane TANCOCK.
married: 1895 Sarah Ellen GLEESON....
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I am looking for some information on my great grandfather, Albert Edward Bell. He was born in Durham, England in 1888. His parents were Thomas Bell and Hannah Newton. He had a younger brother, Thomas, born in 1897. I would like to know of other...
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I am interested in links with descendants of Thomas Virtue and Margaret Dalgleish, previously of Timaru, New Zealand, who came to NZ from Galasheils, Scotland.
This relates to family history research re my great grandparents, Richard and Lilias...
7 comments, latest 4 days, 2 hours ago
I am researching the Keith family. Elysian Marshall (Birth 16 FEB 1850 Arkansas/Death 8 FEB 1931 Fannin, Texas) was my great-grandmother.
Her parents were: Elizabeth Isabella Keith (Birth 18 NOV 1812 Bedford, Tennessee/Death 16 JUL 1876...
Thomas and Jane came from Ireland 1888 or 1891
1900 census and 1910 census
On 1930 census Jane is living as mother in law with Harry Quinn.
Fannie was married to Martin Witts in 1920 census
Married to Harry Quinn in 1930 census. But have...
Descendants of John Hays
1 John Hays b: 1745 in Virginia d: Abt. Nov 1814 in Smith County, Tennessee b: 1745 in Virginia d: Abt. Nov 1814 in Smith County, Tennessee b: 1745 in Virginia
... +Rebecca Bowen b:...
Originally from Leicester and looking for Grounsell connections in particular from London back to Funtington in Sussex
Also the following maiden names of mothers connected with the London/Funtington Grounsells
Wilton Griffiths Keeling Watchman...
Mabel Caroline WOOLSTON was born on 24 Dec 1909 in England - the family fable goes: she was so tiny & premature & it was so very cold that there was concern that she would make it through the night. So her tiny little body was placed into...
2 comments, latest 5 days, 4 hours ago
Hi am looking for information on any of these surnames. I am an Early descendant and all of these surnames are related through Samuel and Elizabeth Early. I have got some information about these surnames. If you have any information or think you...
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by jsland 5 years, 7 months
My Grandmother, Josephine Carradine, was one of Beverly Carradine's last children of his second wife, Modesta de Bolle. Josephine loved music, and studied the piano and eventually performed Rachmaninoff's 2nd Piano Concerto with the St. Louis...
2 comments, latest 5 days, 19 hours ago
ARRIVAL LIST OF CONVICTS ON THE "MARQUIS OF WELLINGTON", sailed from England and arrived in Sydney on 27/1/1815 . (N.S.W. State Archives)
As shown in the Ship's Register,details of James Williams are:-...
3 comments, latest 6 days, 5 hours ago
We are the grandchildren of William Uwins Stewart..
We have alot of information EXCEPT his date of birth.
We know he was born 1900 in Victoria somewhere, possibly Ballarat, Frankston or St Kilda. His parents names are Hugh Joseph Stewart...
6 answers, latest 6 days, 7 hours ago
by whozis 1 year, 9 months
My name is Bernie Parsons, and I am doing research on the surnames attached to my wife's side of the family. Her grandparental lines are CRAYCRAFT, HORSLEY, MCCARTY, ISON.
They are from the Greenup County area, with the CRAYCRAFT family...
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by nvgt16 6 days, 17 hours
Just starting to research BERGQUIST - GARNETT ancestry.
BERGQUIST - Winchester, Massachusetts and Chicago, Illinois
GARNETT - Cranston, RI and Lowell, Ma.
I am researching my ancestors and have done a DNA test which links me to Samuel Brereton (1808-1888) of the parish of Wybunbury, Cheshire. The Breretons' resided primarily in the Stapeley, Bridgmere, Walgherton, Chorlton and Hough areas of the...
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Looking for any info on Daniel Cornelius Reilly who arrives here in Australia in 1879, in 1880 he marries Annie Evans they go on to have 10 children, eventually living in Melbourne. It is stated on their marriage cert that Daniel's father was...