Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 1 May 2016.

Coach Depot, Webster & Rometch in Hobart, Tasmanania in the early 1900s.

  The following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions to 1 May 2016.New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915 Featured image: Coach Depot, Webster & Rometch in Hobart, Tasmanania in the early 1900s. FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 1 May 2016.   Canada New Brunswick, Saint John, Saint John, Burial Permits, 1889-1919 Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869 …

Genealogy Mystery: Who were Christian W. Keefer’s parents?

Keefer, Christian W. and Mary A

Christian W. Keefer (Chester) is an important figure in one of the main branches of my husband’s and children’s ascendancy. He married Mary Ann Jacques and they eventually settled and raised a family in Dodge County, Wisconsin. (Original data, images and more are available for this individual and family on Blythe Genealogy.)  After numerous years …

Transcription: Charles Keefer; Biographical Sketches of Old Settlers and Prominent People of Wisconsin

  Transcription of biography of Charles Keefer from “Biographical Sketches of Old Settlers and Prominent People of Wisconsin.” Excerpt from: Biographical Sketches of OLD SETTLERS and PROMINENT PEOPLE of ….WISCONSIN…. _____ Vol. I. _____ Waterloo, Wis., Huffman & Hyer, Publishers. 1899. _________________________________________________ CHARLES KEEFER AMONG the class of hardy pioneers who left their Ohio homes, …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 24 Nov 2015.

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 24 Nov 2015.     FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 24 Nov 2015.   Australia Australia, New South Wales, Census, 1891 Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-1961 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1576-2014 Portugal Portugal, Setúbal, Catholic Church Records, 1555-1911 Switzerland Switzerland, Bern, Civil Registration, 1792-1876 United States Connecticut, …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 13 Sep 2015.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions

Below are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 13 Sep 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 13 Sep 2015.   Brazil Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 Czechoslovakia Czech Republic Land Records, 1450-1889 Italy Italy, Arezzo, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1314-1934 Italy, Enna, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1944 Italy, Imperia, San Remo, …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 6 Sep 2015.

Free access US wills and probate on Ancestry.com.

Here are the recent Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 6 Sep 2015. This weekend is a special free access weekend at Ancestry.com for US Wills and Probate, ending Monday, 7 Sep 2015. If you want to take advantage of this, make sure you check it out right away at Ancestry.com FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to August 7, 2015.

Ancestry.com Updates and Additions.

Following are the most recent FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to August 7, 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions Argentina Argentina, Corrientes, Catholic Church Records, 1734-1977 Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2012 Peru Peru, Baptisms, 1556-1930 Peru, Deaths, 1750-1930 Peru, Marriages, 1600-1940 United States Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973 United States Census, …

David Coon: A Civil War story… and tragedy.

David Coon and Mary Ann (Adams)

I spent a great deal of time transcribing the typewritten copies of handwritten letters of David Coon to his wife and children from Confederate prison, marking the days until his subsequent death from disease. The original transcriptions were completed by his son, Dr. William B. Coon in 1913, one for each family member. My father-in-law …