Melanson Village Community Hall
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A breakthrough in the mysterious Melanson genealogy?

A while ago, I learned a valuable lesson after reading an email about a breakthrough in the research on the mysterious Melanson genealogy. I should not read emails on my tablet just before turning off the bedroom light. This email read on…

Biography of Reuben H. Meek
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Transcription: Biography of Reuben H. Meek.

The following is my transcription of the biography of Reuben H. Meek, taken from pages 124 and 125 in the “Commemorative Biographical Record.“ 124 COMMEMORATIVE BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD [Last paragraphs of another unrelated biography] REUBEN H. MEEK. Among the sturdy Scotch read on…

Hoover, Jesse and Yount, Rebecca; Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997
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Transcription: County Marriages of Ohio, 1789-1997

  The following is my transcription of the marriage record for Jesse Hoover and Rebecca Yount as stated in “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997.”   284   PROBATE COURT, MIAMI COUNTY, OHIO. 0460 I do certify that Robert White and Sally Dickson read on…

Church and graveyard, Jersey, England
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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 26 Jan.

FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 26 Jan 2017.   Argentina Argentina Baptisms, 1645-1930 Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955 Belgium Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 France France, Dordogne, Censuses, 1856 France, Finistère, Quimper et Léon Diocese, Catholic Parish Records, 1772-1894 France, read on…

The story behind the starvation of the Lady of Hay.
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The starvation of the Lady of Hay.

  The story behind the starvation of the Lady of Hay.   William de Briouse III (25th great grandfather to my children, Erin and Stuart) was the son of William de Briouse II, Lord of Abergavenny (as well as Briouse, read on…