Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Price

The first ancestor in my tree with this surname was my 2x great grandmother Margaret Price:  My ancestral line is: Me. My dad, Ivon Walter Whimpey (1923-2009) His father, John Ernest Whimpey (1884-1960) His father, Joseph Whimpey (1848-1919) His mother, Margaret Price (1815-1901) A few years ago, I received an email from a distant cousin,… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Price

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #30 John Price

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: Challenging: It’s a good time to take a look at another challenging-to-research ancestor. For this week, I have chosen my 3x great… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #30 John Price

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2014) #42 Margaret Price

This week, my ancestor is my gg grandmother Margaret Price. The first information I had about Margaret came from a group of documents sent to my dad from relatives in the United States.  In this group of documents was the death certificate for Joseph Whimpey, who died in 1902.  On this death certificate, she was… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2014) #42 Margaret Price