Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Burgess (England)

In deciding which surnames to use, I have started with my direct ancestors, working through the surnames alphabetically.  I have two separate ancestors with the surname Burgess, so I will be setting up two separate posts.  Last week I looked at my first ancestor, Mary Ann Burgess. This week I am looking at my second ancestor,… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Burgess (England)


Findmypast Fridays 24 July 2015

The following are the featured collections in this week’s FindMyPast Fridays. Victoria, Convict register 1842-1854  › New South Wales, Convict Death Register 1828-1879  › Queensland Convict register index 1824-1839  › Queensland, St Helena Convict Index 1863-1936  › Australia Convict Tickets of Leave 1824-1874  › New South Wales, butts of convicts’ certificates of freedom 1827-1867  ›… Continue reading Findmypast Fridays 24 July 2015