Barzilla Lee Watkins is related to me through my maternal grandmothers side of the family. More specifically, my maternal great grandmothers line. I have recently DNA matched with a descendants of Barzilla, so I know the paper trail is correct....
I am researching my Appalachian roots in the area of Sequatchie and Marion counties to include eastern Tennessee and possibly into North Carolina.
My grandmother was Nina Belle White, 1901-1989, born in Whitwell, TN; her parents were Adeline...
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John Stead was an apothecary or doctor of Physick and also something of a property speculator. I am looking for anything which will link him to the family of Samuel Stead (18th-19th century) who were builders in Ludlow.
I am endeavouring to find and record my ancestors from the starting point of my grand-parents and have made some progress despite dealing with what appear to be very common names: Dean, Walker, Evans and Corns. There is a disconnect in the Corns...
He's one of the few great aunts/uncles that I can't find a reason for death.
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Hello from Lanarkshire, Scotland. I am a "newbie" to genealogy and find it fascinating just how much of my ancestors were from the same areas and never knew the other existed then each in their own directions spread roots all over the...
Burial recorded as George Wayman YOUNG. A Weyman YOUNG has been found in 1920 Houlton census, as lodger, with age stated as 36, whereas Wayman would have been 56 at this time. Is it possible the head of house had no idea of his correct age and...
Hi Researchers. I am having a problem with the search of who I think is my mother's fathers line of the family. I have been able to trace my grandfather, Earnest Ainsworth to a Jerry Ainsworth/Aynsworth, born either in 1820 or 1832 in Alabama....
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Looking for information on a Nellie Gillman, she worked as a fancy neck wear maker, maybe at chard lace? In Nottingham around 1900-1907
MARSDEN Martha (born Cal 1868 to 8 Nov 1942)
Buried 10 Nov 1942 KaarraKatta Cemetery Perth, WA, Aust)
married Thomas MCINTOSH ( 1866 -1Mar 1901)in 1890.
had three children;-
1)Adam Bruce MCINTOSH 1891 _ 2Jun 1891)
2)George MCINTOSH (1892 -...
Esperance WA. She later changed her name to Mahjani Cheykina (not sure on the spelling). Daughter of Jack & Hazel Cahill & sister to Peter, Paul & John. Last I knew she lives in Kalgoorlie. If anyone has information at all it would be...
born 1628, died 1698
Hannah is my great grandmother. She had my grandad in 1892 so was only around 15. I have hit a brick wall as I can't find her on the 1901 + census records. My dad has said he thinks she was living in Bolsover Chesterfield but I can't find a...
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This is Exciting:
The Convict Brick Trail at Campbell Town commemorates some of the nearly 200,000 convicts who were transported to Australia between 1788 and 1868. The first brick was laid by Mayor Kim Polley on the 28 August 2003. Each brick...
Im searching for his parents. Who,where, siblings
During 2015, I spent a lot of time researching my (Watkin) family roots, both in New Zealand (Taranaki) and the UK (Shropshire and Montgomeryshire).
Having discovered quite a lot, I then make contact with the wife of a distant cousin, who lives...
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It shows on the Iowa census of 1880 that his parents were born in Pennsylvania but gives no other information.
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William Owen (b.1568 Barmouth Wales d.1641 Barmouth Wales) married Sallye in Wales was father of William Owen b 1584 Wales who married Ann Strator in Wales and came to Virginia Colony with his widowed mother and wife in 1560,died 1674 in Henrico...
I am searching for relatives of the "Conry" surname that lived in Irealnd in the
1800's and travelled to live in Australia, can you please help me with any information.
The "Conry" surnamed changed its spelling to...