52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #32 Mary Scott

Amy Johnson Crow introduced the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge on her No Story Too Small blog in 2014. This year she continued the challenge, but also added a weekly theme. This week’s theme is: Week 32 (August 6-12) – 32. For Week 32, let’s focus on one of your 32 3rd-great-grandparents. (If you’ve already written… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #32 Mary Scott

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2014) #45 Mary Gill

This week, I have chosen as my ancestor my gg grandmother Mary Gill.  Based on her marriage and death certificates, Mary was born in 1829 in Cumberland, England and her parents were William Gill and Mary Scott.  There is an entry on the International Genealogical Index that seems to match – Mary Gill, christened 1… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2014) #45 Mary Gill