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WORLD POPULATION CLOCK

This is a fascinating site
- the information changes so quickly -
POPULATION CLOCK

..I should have recorded the population at time of writing
on December 23, 2012 19:48:11, it was 6,882,349,027
this differs from this site which was 7,004,553,839

Find out what your first name means

I found this a fun site BEHIND THE NAME
Put in your family's names and see what they mean - or find a name for your baby

69 children over 40 years (1725 - 1765) for Mrs Feodor VASSILYEV

In the 40 years from 1725 to 1765 a Russian peasant woman, who lived in Shuya, Russia, became pregnant 27 times and not once did she have a single-child birth

She had a TOTAL of 69 CHILDREN !!

Her name is not recorded except that she was the first wife of Feodor Vassilyev

She had
- 16 sets of twins
- 7 sets of triplets
- 4 sets of quads

no birth date for her but she died 16 June 1782

ty researching that family 100 years later . . .

5 comment(s), latest 6 years, 4 months ago

any info on FRANK BARNES who lived Orongorongo station

Does anyone have any 'first hand' information on the maritime artist Frank Barnes who lead a solitary life on Riddifords farm during the late 1890s - early 1900s.
I have some information from the net
FRANK BARNES but he was such a loner little was known
I would like some handed-down news

OLD GORGE Cemetery WOODVILLE NZ

Is there anyone in that area that would be willing to take a couple of photos at the cemetery for me please

1 comment(s), latest 6 years, 1 month ago

ALBERT WHITE b.1854 in Froxfield, Hampshire - died in accident Hutt Valley NZ 1893

Albert WHITE was born in 1854 in Froxfield, Petersfield, Hampshire

- he was the first husband of Emily WILLIAMS.
They married in New Zealand in 1883 when he was 29 and she was 19

They 5 children:
1883 - Walter White

1885 - Edith White
- married Samuel PECK

1887 - Ethel Jane White
- married Frederick HANCOCK

1889 - Allan John White

1892-1964 - Alban Vincent White

In 1893, aged 39, Albert fell off some scaffolding at his work place. He was `rushed` (on a horse and dray) to the doctor but the hospital was 30 miles away.
He had broken his back and never survived.
He left 5 children under the age of 9.

His widow Emily later married Reuben KING and had another 4 children:

1894-1972 - Leonard King
- married Ada Martha Jane CHIVERS

1896-1985 - Ivy King
- married Philip WALTERS

1900-1907 - Ruth King

1901-1916 - Norman King

MacDONALD to McRAE and other 'Mac's' from various parts of Scotland to New Zealand

If you are looking for some "Macs" in New Zealand there are quite a number of them on the tree
PECK of Taita

McAlice - Linda (1917-1984) Masterton
- married Hugh Matthew Gaskin in1939
McAlister
McAlpine
McArthur
McArtney - Elizabeth (1851-1919)
- of Nelson
- married Alfred Wellington Dillon in 1872
McAuley
McAuslin

McBeath
McBride

McCabe
McCall
McCallum
McCardie
McCardle
McCarthy
McCartney
McCarty
McCaskill
McCaul
McCauley
McClean
McClellam
McClelland
McClimont
McClintoch
McClutchie
McCombe
McConachy
McConnon
McCook
McCord
McCormack
McCoy
McCracken
McCredie
McCrossan
McCullam
McCulloch
McCullough
McCully
McCure
McCurran
McCutcheon

McDermott
McDiarmid
McDonald
McDonnell
McDonogh
McDougall
McDowell

McElquham
McEntee
McEwan
McEwen

McFarland
McFarlane
McFetrish
McFie

McGaffney
McGee
McGill
McGinity
McGlynn
McGovern
McGrannachan
McGrath
McGregor
McGriven

McHale
McHugh

McIndoe
McInnes
McIntosh
McIntyre
McIsaac
McIvor

McJowell - Elizabeth Janet (1895-1961)
- London to Palmerston North
- married Arthur Thomas Gaskin (1889-1957)

McKain - Ada(1874-1955)
- married Willoughby Knight of Taita
Mckaskell
McKay
McKeague
McKellow
McKelvey
McKenna
McKennie
McKenzie
McKeown
McKerras
McKibbin
McKie
McKinlay
McKinley
McKinnon
McKissock
McKnight

McLachlan
McLaren
Mclaughlan
McLaughlin
McLauglan
McLean
McLeay
McLellan
McLennan
McLeod
McLoughlin

McMahan
McMahon
McMillan
McMorin
McMough

McNab
McNae
McNair
McNally
McNassar
McNaughton - Christina (1852-1908)
- from Sydney, Australia
- married John Gardner Pitkethley 1877 in Auckland
- he remarried in 1911 to Fanny Louisa Evans
McNeely
McNeil
McNish

McOnie

McPharlane
McPhee
McPhun

McQuarrie
McQueen

McRae

McVicar

McWhinney

ZABELL in CARTERTON

BERTHA MARY ZABELL
was the 5th of 5 children of Charles Henry ZABELL (1832-1905) from Danzig, Pomorskie, Poland and Mary Jane SWAN, daughter of Stephen SWAN & Sarah Ann FRANCIS from Kent to Carterton

Bertha Zabell married Percival William 'Percy' GASKIN (1880-1960) in 1902
- 4th of 13 children of George GASKIN & Esther Jane SOUTHEE

4 of their children (possibly more):

1903 - Marjory Estherbell Gaskin

1906 - Dorrie Sara Revina Gaskin

1908 - Dudley William Zabell Gaskin

1911- Ray Denman Gaskin

1 comment(s), latest 6 years, 4 months ago

HOOPER from United Kingdom to New Zealand

There are 148 surname Hooper in my family tree - the names they married into include Couchman, Tomlins, Wadman, Gaskin, Tasker, Whitford, Clough, Tacon, Davidson, Ashton, Chandler, Miscall, Wright, Turley, Collins, Reading, Jenkins, Thompson, Hirst, Rayner, Eaton, King, Willis, Tailor, Burns, Squire, Alty, Bogan, Osbourne, McKie, Vodanovich, Johnson, Ball, Castle, and many others

Scattered now around NZ
Check on this site for HOOPER

STENT from FITTLE WORTH SUSSEX to NZ

There are many Stent descendants scattered around NZ - my great grandmother was Frances Stent but not much is know about her - could you help with any more information that I could add to my family treeSTENT in here