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Our First Farmer - Colony of New South Wales
by janilye 1 week, 3 days ago
The claim on the headstone of James Ruse 1760-1837 that he sowed the first grain in the Colony is not accurate. Ruse certainly was the first person to cultivate the ground for his own benefit, but he was not our first farmer. That distinction...
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Who were the children of Thomas David Grogan?
by jjgf 1 week, 3 days ago
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WOYNA AVENUE (ROSEBUD WEST, VIC., AUST.), A NOBLE NAME!
by itellya 1 week, 3 days ago
ZICHY-WOINARSKI seemed out of place. There were plenty of Cape Verde Islanders, Chinese and Maoris involved in the early history of the Southern Peninsula but no New Aussies with a name like Zichy-Woinarski. Then I saw the name mentioned in trove...
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Wife of Jessee B.Burrell
by TheSandlapper 1 week, 3 days ago
Elvira Haywood Burrell born Dec.1834 Died Apr.1901.Daughter of Lydia Robinson Haygood 1799-1879-Spouse was Jessie W.Burrell.Children are Martha Jane Burrell Warren.1866-1939.Josephine Elizebeth Burrell Warren1869-1907Marion Simpson Burrell...
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Jesse William Burrell Sr.
by TheSandlapper 1 week, 4 days ago
Jesse William Burrell Sr.Born 1805 in S.C.Died 1868 in Georgia.Spouse Mourin Brown 1810-1876-Children are Kimbrelin C.Burrell 1825-1898--Timothy Titus Burrell 1827-1860-Simpson Mix Burrell 1832-1904-Spencer A.Burrell 1835-1893-Jesse W.Burrell...
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Jessie W.Burrell
by TheSandlapper 1 week, 4 days ago
Jessie W.Burrell born Feb.29-1844 I found his death certificate at the Georgia Archives.age at death was 76 years 1 month and 10 days.City of death Jasper.County of death was Pickens.Date of death1929.(cannot read month) Fathers name Jessie...
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Edward Bowen from Duplin Co NC moved to Telfair Co GA
by brunswickborn 1 week, 4 days ago
Any info on him or his family is appreciated.
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ST. PETER'S OLD CEMETERY Richmond NSW.
by janilye 1 week, 4 days ago
St. Peter's Churchyard, Richmond is one of the most historical in the State of New South Wales. ln it are buried many old pioneers of the Nepean district. It was consecrated in 1814, but the earliest burials date from 1809. Several buried there...
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Leitch, Henry William b 1888 Ont Canada
by dacfamily 1 week, 4 days ago
I have been able to trace his whereabouts to Brantford, Ontario in 1925 on Dalhousie Street but from there can find no record of him. He was a salesman for Met Life Insurance. Anyone know of him? He is my grandfather.
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CHAMPION FOOTBALLER KILLED. ROSEBUD, VIC., AUST.
by itellya 1 week, 5 days ago
The Dryden family pioneered the area near Hanging Rock before Tom Wills thought of the game that became known as Aussie Rules. When surveys had been completed, leases on squatting runs were cancelled, and as with most pioneering families, the...
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John Augustus Frederick. Born 1772 in Germany I think. Died in 1881 in St.George, Middlesex in England. 59 years old in a workhouse.
by 231Geilo 1 week, 5 days ago
Tracing my great,great grandmothers family from New Zealand back ... And it stops here. Who is this guy and why did he move to England. Where dies the Frederick name oroginally come from in Germany ? His descendants left England, moved to...
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Walter Burrell ,
by TheSandlapper 1 week, 6 days ago
Walter was born 1715 in Glenrothes, Scotland.Died 1800.He married Espeth Martin .Son of Walter N.Burrell.Born 28th of March,1742.From. Falkland Fife Scotland.Spose Espeth Martin Burrell 1725-1800-Children Walter N.Burrell 1742-1810Burial...
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Lillie Alice Ingle Gosnell
by TheSandlapper 1 week, 6 days ago
Lillie Alice Ingle Gosnell was born June 3,1862 in North Carolina .Died April 3,1919.Spartanburg county ,South Carolina.Parents John Jackson And Matilda Metcalf Ingle.First wife of Wiley Sylvester Gosnell.-Occupation:Domestic.Spouse Wiley...
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looking for info on surnames Inlow, Presley, Fish
by Marv71L28 1 week, 6 days ago
hello, my name is M Inlow. I have info on my family that leads to Tennesssee. Does anybody have any info on where these names came from. I finally set up an on Ancestory.com and started a family tree. A few people on this site have helped me a...
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Can anyone help me find information on Lola May Rae,born 17/02/1916 in Scotland
by Almaree 1 week, 6 days ago
Lola May Rae was born 17/02/1916(died 1950 in Reivilo,Northern Cape,SA)in Scotland.She left Scotland with her parents and siblings and moved to Sydney Australia.Her parents apparently died there of a flu epidemic.She was then apparently adopted...
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