FamilySearch

FamilySearch updates 22 August 2016

The following are the New and Updated collections at FamilySearch this week. England and Wales Census, 1881 20 Aug 2016 Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-2015 18 Aug 2016 California, Napa and Butte Counties, Obituaries, 1866-1992 18 Aug 2016 Luxembourg Civil Registration, 1662-1941 16 Aug 2016 United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014 16 Aug 2016 New Hampshire, Civil War… Continue reading FamilySearch updates 22 August 2016

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – How Many “Mary LNU” persons in your family tree

Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week the mission was: 1)  I have many females in my family tree database without a last name.  One of those female first names… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – How Many “Mary LNU” persons in your family tree

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Scott (Cumberland, England to Australia)

Last week, I featured Mary Scott, the wife of Alfred Docwra, who came to Australia from Cambridgeshire in England.  This week I will be featuring my other ancestor, also named Mary Scott. My ancestral line is: 1 Lois Whimpey 2 Ivon Walter Whimpey (1923-2009) 3 Edith Jean Marr (1922-1990) 6 Wilfred Palmer Marr (1892-1955) 7… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Scott (Cumberland, England to Australia)

Ancestry.com.au

Ancestry updates 19 August 2016

The following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week Bexley, Kent, England, Electoral Registers, 1734-1965 16/08/2016 Bexley, Kent, England, WWI Registration Cards, 1914-1919 16/08/2016 UK, Merchant Seamen Deaths, 1939 -1953 16/08/2016 Hawaii, Special Rights of Citizenship Certificates, 1894-1895 15/08/2016 UPDATED 1901 England Census 15/08/2016 UPDATED London, England, Poor Law and Board of Guardian Records, 1430-1930 12/08/2016 UPDATED Jalisco,… Continue reading Ancestry updates 19 August 2016

FamilySearch

FamilySearch updates 15 August 2016

The following are the New and Updated collections at FamilySearch this week. Czech Republic Church Books, 1552-1963 12 Aug 2016 England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910 12 Aug 2016 Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998 11 Aug 2016 United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014 11 Aug 2016 Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964 10 Aug 2016 New Hampshire, Vital and Town… Continue reading FamilySearch updates 15 August 2016

Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Scott (Cambridgeshire to Australia)

I have two branches of my family with the Scott surname, both beginning with a Mary Scott.  This week, I will be looking at the family of the Mary Scott who was married to Alfred Docwra. My ancestral line is: 1 Lois Whimpey 2 Ivon Walter Whimpey (1923-2009) 3 Edith Jean Marr (1922-1990) 6 Wilfred… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Scott (Cambridgeshire to Australia)