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William Tytler HOARE

William Tytler HOARE  Mount Morgan Cemetery Register William Tyler Hoare Sect. 1, Row. I, Grave. 22   Queensland BDMs William Tytter HOARE Died: 10/07/1915 Father: George HOARE Mother: Mary Diana TYTTER Reg. no: 1915/C/3396   Headstone reads- In Loving Memory Of George Hoare Died 26th November 1923. Aged 62 years. William Tytler Hoare Died 10th July 1915 Aged 20 years In God’s Care   Lina Sarah …

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Genealogy Mess

I was using Ancestry.com, at first I was happy using the site, then I noticed that names were repeatly showing up on both my mom’s and dad’s side. I tried deleting them as I selected maybe, not proving yet if they were my ancestors. I added my ex husband’s for our sons and the same names appeared on his side of the charts as well. Now …

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The Ancestors of Gilbert Sloan Wilson by Judy Brodie

This Blog is just to show you some of the research I have done on the ancestors of Gilbert Sloan Wilson. I have not added all personal notes, but you are welcome to use yourself if your own research, but please do not upload my blog to public online trees, out of courtesy. If you find there may be a mistake in my research, or you …

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Owen Clair PRICE

Owen Clair PRICE Mount Morgan Cemetery Register Sect. 1, Row. J. Grave. 102 Age 35 yrs. Died: 11.1.19 Buried: 12.1.19 Born: Glentunnell, New Zealand Headstone reads –This Stone Is Erected By The Public of Mount Morgan To The Memory of Owen Clair Price Beloved Son of Elizabeth & the Late Samuel Of Glentunnell, New Zealand Who Was Accidentlly Drowned In The Big Dam Jan 11th 1914, …

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DOWSON – the story of an innkeeping family in Essex

After a walk through the site of St Botolph’s Priory in Colchester, I decided to look into some of the people who were buried there in the 1830s, 40s and 50s. One particular grave that I came across was for an Edward Dowson. This intrigued me as I had come across this surname once before in the form of my old ballet teacher Mrs Dowson – …

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Links to New Zealand Based Family History Related Resources

This is a list of some on-line resources that may be useful for New Zealand based family history research. General Archives New Zealand Archway – Archives New Zealand DigitalNZ Helens’ Page of NZ History – Mainly (but not only) Wellington & Mid to Lower North Island (some links broken). Kiwi Collection – Online, subscription-based service available exclusively to New Zealand Society of Genealogists (NZSG) members National …

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My Dear Jimmie…letters sent from the Home Front

These are 2 letters written in September 1916 by my great grandmother, Florence Annie Robinson (1898-1997), to her brother who was fighting in the war. There are a few patches where the letter has been folded and the writing is very hard to read, so I have left some blank spaces. I have tried not to make any corrections to the original text and included all …

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BIRTH Certificate or Transcription Exchange

If you have any Birth Certificates or Transcriptions you may like to share – add to the list the detail of Persons Names  – Year – Place – and your Username. Group members may view the listings here and then make contact with Member via private message. If you click on Members under the Groups Tab, then you can go to their profile and message them. …

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DEATH Certificate or Transcription Exchange

If you have any Death Certificates or Transcriptions you may like to share – add to the list the detail of Persons Names – Year – Place – and your Username. Group members may view the listings here and then make contact with Member via private message. If you click on Members under the Groups Tab, then you can go to their profile and message them. …

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MARRIAGE Certificate or Transcription Exchange

If you have any Marriage Certificates or Transcriptions you may like to share – add to the list the detail of Persons Names including Maiden Name – Year – Place – and your Username. Group members may view the listings here and then make contact with Member via private message. If you click on Members under the Groups Tab, then you can go to their profile …

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