"Hello. I've just come back to this forum after a while. Does anyone have connections to Knowlton, New Jersey? I have Zimmermans and Winterstein surnames which hail from there who came to Ontario in the 1700s. I am slowly learning about this…"
A large group of Germanic people left the Palatinate in 1708-1710 and migrated throughout the British Empire. The largest group arrived in New York in 1710. This group focuses on their descendants.See More
I just checked the DNA project as you suggested. Nothing that leads up; to my known family. Mary Ann had three brothers John, Thomas and Peter. All of whom ended up in MIchigan. Thomas mentioned he was born in Orleans co, NY so going by that information and his date of birth and some notes an ancestor copied from old family Bible I reached my "possible". The earliest I have a record for him was in Schenectady co, NY in 1800.
Good Morning, No, I am not a Worden. Not sure who you are thinking of. My GGGrandmother was Mary Ann Southard WIlcox. I am trying to find who her father was and have chased a possiblility across the state of NY and into MI. Just havent't found proof. I will fill out my profile today....I hope.