Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds, My Heritage

Friday Finds 29 Dec 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. I’m running late with the post this week, as it is just after midnight here in Australia. There are no new or updated collections this week.… Continue reading Friday Finds 29 Dec 2017

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Reginald William Brede

I haven’t determined yet how Reginald was related to me.  This is Reginald’s pedigree chart. Edward Docwra was born in Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England.  My 2x great grandfather, Alfred Docwra, had also been born in Bassingbourn.  Since the surname is uncommon, and both families were from Bassingbourn, it seems likely that they are related, but I… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Reginald William Brede

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds

Friday Finds 22 Dec 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. There were no new collections at Ancestry this week. The following are the collections featured in this week’s FindMyPast Fridays England, Greater Manchester Burials 1570-1990 England, Greater… Continue reading Friday Finds 22 Dec 2017

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds

Friday Finds 15 Dec 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. UPDATED Texas, Naturalization Records, 1852-1991 13/12/2017 UPDATED New Mexico, Civil Records of New Spain, 1621-1821… Continue reading Friday Finds 15 Dec 2017

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #24 Henrietta Louisa Russell

Last week, I wrote about my great grandmother, Sarah Jane Sharp.  Working systematically through my ancestors, the next person would be my great grandfather, Alexander Alexander Harley, but I wrote about him in my post 52 Ancestors #3 Alexander Alexander Harley, so this week I am writing about my great grandmother, Henrietta Louisa Russell. Henrietta… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #24 Henrietta Louisa Russell

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds, My Heritage

Friday Finds 8 Dec 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. UPDATED Netherlands, Birth Index, 1784-1917 06/12/2017 UPDATED Netherlands, Death Index, 1795-1969 06/12/2017 UPDATED Wiltshire, England,… Continue reading Friday Finds 8 Dec 2017

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Genealogy Database Problem Report

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)  Is your genealogy software family tree database perfect?  With no errors or inconsistencies?  Yep, mine isn't either!  Big time. … Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Genealogy Database Problem Report