"this is actually from my tree. this is my great grandfather. My grandfather (Henry Grady McElwee) was his son.
Do you know your great grandfather's name?
(sorry I never responded to you)
any info from your family tree would be wonderful! I just…"
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"I just started into this, and am honestly over-whelmed... I don't know where to start.
I delved into this after trying to find my correct Coat-of Arms, and realized that there are quite a few.
I have found this: http://clancian-carroll.com/…"
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Mine appear in Ontario, Canada in the late 1700's, rumors only as to where in Ireland they are from, and then by the mid-1800's had immigrated to the United States and Utah with the Mormon migration across the plains. Charles Negus Carroll, son of Patrick Carroll or O'Carroll is our best documented ancestor, born in the early 1800's.
"My ancestor was Eugene, the one just older than James Lafayette. He died in 1883 because he got in to a political argument with the Amite County Sheriff. He ended up stabbing the Sheriff in the back and then getting shot by the crowd afterwards.…"
"My grandpa is the little boy fourth from the left, sitting down. His sister Jennie is the one in "white" just above and then his mother, Maggie is behind her and Charles Carroll is to her left. Do you know who the rest of them are?"
You signed up for my Bailey Group. Today I noticed that there are two Bailey groups. I am going to delete mine and add to the other Bailey group. No sense in having two Bailey groups.
Sorry for any trouble