Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Hansen

The first ancestor in my tree was Elizabeth Hansen. The ancestral line is: 1 My ex-husband 2 Murray Irwin Willis (1931-1964) 3 Shirley Patricia Casey (1935-2013) 4 Thomas Arthur Willlis (1900-1957) 5 Dorothea Isabella Sinclair Smith (1904-1979) 8 Thomas Matthew Willis (1869-1945) 9 Elizabeth Hansen (1880-1969) Elizabeth was born 19 January 1880 at Kamarooka in… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Hansen

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2015) #23 Thomas Matthew Willis and Elizabeth Hansen

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 “Wedding”.  June is time for weddings. Write about a June bride in your family or highlight a favorite wedding photo. Maybe… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2015) #23 Thomas Matthew Willis and Elizabeth Hansen

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2015) #19 Catherine Marshall

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 “There’s a Way”. What ancestor found a way out of a sticky situation? You might also think of this in terms… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2015) #19 Catherine Marshall