52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #21 Lilah Adela Mulder

This week, I am continuing to work my way systematically through my ancestors, and my ex-husband's.  Last week I wrote about my ex-husband’s paternal grandmother, Dorothea Isabella Sinclair Smith.  Since I already did a post about his maternal grandfather on 24 July 2017 (52 Ancestors #4 Albert George Casey), this week I am writing about… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #21 Lilah Adela Mulder

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #50 Arthur Alfred Mulder

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 the theme was Naughty. We all have an ancestor who probably received coal in their stocking. I’ve decided to write about a more distant relative,… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #50 Arthur Alfred Mulder

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #44 John Theodore Mulder

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. The theme this week is “Frightening”.  Do you have an ancestor who did something frightening or lived through a scary event? Do you have your own… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #44 John Theodore Mulder

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #25 Jacob Thomas Alexander Mulder

Last week my ancestor was Mary Ann Jones.  This week, my ancestor is her son Jacob Thomas Alexander Mulder (known as Thomas). The first information I had on Thomas came from the birth, death and marriage indexes in Victoria, Australia.  From information from my mother in law, I went looking to find information on the… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #25 Jacob Thomas Alexander Mulder