I am a professional archivist and I can help provide the education required to efficiently and accurately uncover, document, and preserve family histories to maintain their place in our cultural heritage. If you have questions about the handling and care of materials you have, or may have, please share them here.See More
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An American ethic group of those who think their ancestors were Scottish Protestants living in Ulster. Our challenges: researching in colonial times, crossing the Pond, researching in Ireland. You can do this, but need to learn how. It is not easy.See More
Hi Allen, Yes, Sarah Rozet Drexel was my great-great-grandmother. I'd be curious to hear more about your interest in the Van Rensselaer family, especially if your interested in Alexander Van Rensselaer in particular.
Allen, from what I have read, yes this Phelps line is from NC, Zodock Phelps came to IL in the early 1800's. He is llisted in the Tyrell, NC marriage records as marrying an Ann in1789.
He shows up in Jefferson Co, IL in 1820. I have sons shown as Loderick/Laderick Phelps, Frederick,Samuel, Silas & John.