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John Shaw, Hanna Farrell-Shaw of Clonmell, Ireland mid - 1800's
by justjk 2 days, 7 hours ago
Hi, My grandmother is Josephine Shaw-Schmahl. She was born in Clonmell, Ireland on February 7th, 1885. John and Hanna were her parents. She also had a sister named Margaret Shaw. She married someone named Goodier. I can only assume Margaret was...
looking for Goodier's from the Lancs area Granddad born 1880's I think. He married a Irish girl called Margaret Shaw related to Bernard
by Goodier 3 years, 6 months ago
I think she was from Clonmell had several sons one of which was my dad Thomas also had a few girls ..Joan and Peggy. I was always told we were related to Bernard Shaw and also something to do with the cider brewery in Clonmell...
3 comments, latest 2 days, 7 hours ago
Riordan of Ireland 1700's
by dorfyjean 2 days, 9 hours ago
My only information that I have on this family is as follows; John Riordan b 1831 in Ireland d May 6, 1876 in Easton, Bristol co., Massachusetts and on his death certificate lists his age as 44 and his father was Jeremiah Riordan b in Ireland and...
Liberty S. Bryant
by cilla1946 2 days, 10 hours ago
The S. may stand for Seneca from what I've been told by family members. He was supposedly born in New York around 1844 to unknown parents.In later years, he evidently told some family members that he was born close to Schenectady but no other...
Looking for descendants of Walter Brown married to Easter Mary Taylor New Zealand
by Shane001 3 years, 1 month ago
Hi I'm Shane (Australia), oldest son of Hec and Nordeen Cullen in Dargaville, Northland. New Zealand. Mum was the middle daughter of William and Sarita (nee Thomas)Brown. My Grandad was the son of Walter and Easter Mary (nee Taylor) in New...
6 comments, latest 2 days, 14 hours ago
Ing of the city of London
by Graeme3157 2 days, 17 hours ago
I have been researching the Ing surname and in particular those linked to the City of London. My research over the years has taken me into Buckinghamshire England and in particular the small hamlet of Ford and the village of Dinton. There is a...
1 comment, latest 2 days, 15 hours ago
How far back can you go confirming your bloodline with DNA?
by tonkin 1 week, 3 days ago
I'm very interested to know how far back I can expect to go when using this method to trace my bloodline.
11 answers, latest 2 days, 18 hours ago
How do you use the term née?
by Scott_J 1 week, 4 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, 23 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, 23 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, 23 hours ago
MANN from family bible.
by Ryl 3 days, 2 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days, 1 hour 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 3 days, 1 hour 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, 23 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 3 days, 4 hours ago
by historyweaver 3 days, 8 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 3 days, 4 hours ago