Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Mansfield

The first ancestor in my tree with this surname was Dora Mansfield.  The relationship to my ex-husband is: 21 Dora Mansfield (1844-1913) Dora was baptized 31 March 1844 at Tralee, Kerry, Ireland. She married James Smith on 26 February 1873 at Nuntin in the Colony of Victoria.  They had five children: Thomas Smith (1873-1935) Mary… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Mansfield

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2015) #11 Dora Mansfield

This week’s theme is Luck of the Irish.  This week, I have decided to use one of my husband’s Irish ancestors, Dora Mansfield. Dora Mansfield married James Smith on 26 February 1873 at Nuntin in the colony of Victoria.  Her marriage certificate showed she was 24 years old, and had been born in Tralee, Ireland,… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2015) #11 Dora Mansfield