Susanna Gresswell, a widow, was accompanied on the "Athenian" by her 10 yr. old son Frederic and her sister Mary Wilson. The ship left England
24-9-1851, arrived Australia 26-2-1852, a long journey via Cape of Good Hope. The...
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by edf 3 years, 4 months
Josiah Fletcher. b. 20-Oct 1816 in Hulme, d. 21-Jan 1845 by drowning at Merrie Creek in Victoria, Josiah married Ann Bird on the 9 Oct-1836 and they migrated to the Port Phillip Bay settlement in 1842 onboard the Sallsette.
Less than 12 months...
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My ancestor, Michael emigrated to Canada and PEI aboutv1840. He settled at Lot 22, Hope River, and married Catherine Murphy. We believe that he came from the Fews Didtrict in County Armagh, and that his parents were Owen McGuigan and Bridget...
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i have family who live in the morristown, bulls gap tennessee area and I am looking for information regarding their indian heritage. My grandfathers name was William Mckinley Woods, Grandmother, Ella Mae Woods, (think her maiden name was wise)...
I have a hit a brick wall in researching both sides of my family If anyone can help I'm trying to find out about my Great Grandfather on my mothers side His name was Charles Frederick Browne he went by (Frederick) he was born in Germany around...
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I cannot find a record of daisy nicholson born approx 1885-1890 to a Catherine Frances Power - [first husband Marc Foy m. 1879] when he died she got together with leslie? Lindsey Nicholson my great grandfather whom she never married but had 2...
Based on research, he was born in Mississippi in 1850 and died in Arkansas in 1927. On a 1900 Census, it says his father was from Ireland, but there's virtually no other information on his parents. I have no names and can only guess that his...
by ozdazz 2 years, 1 month
For those interested in learning about:
John WARDLAW, born 22 Jan 1835, Portobello, Scotland
2nd child of John Fleming WARDLAW and Ann McNab STEVENS
Arrived in Victoria in April 1853 on the ship "John Knox", with the purpose to...
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Ole came to AMERICA from NORWAY in 1818 or 1882 along with several of his brothers.They came over on a cattle boat. When they arrived some of the brothers were ahead of OLE to sign up to become US citizens. When OLE came through the man asked his...
SOme think his father was ROBERT, but he was born in 1802 and never married until 1820.I am so totally confused on this, I have been searching for what seems like forever.
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He was married to a Lucy Bray (Born 5/4/1882). They were married on 23/10/1911 in Rockhampton, QLD. Australia. He died on 21/11/1940 in Sydney, NSW. Their children were Thomas Ernest (b. 28/12/1913) who married Ethel Irene Wise on 1939 in...
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Seeking information on Lewis Q. Owen- Married Ann Mark trying to trace line to McDaniel
Lewis Quinton Owen 1848-1926 - mother Ann McDaniel 1818-1857 - her father John R. McDaniel 1791-1867
His father - Alexander L McDaniel SR 1768-1834 -married...