The Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS) consists of 5 elements:1) reasonably exhaustive search 2) complete & accurate source citations 3) analysis & correlation of collected information 4) resolution of all conflicts 5) written conclusion.See More
"Jodi, My husband is also related to the Bowman family. His gtgtgdfather, Michael Arnspiger married Esther Bowman, daughter of Joseph Bowman and Nancy Houser. That would make Esther Bowman a sister to your Joseph Bowwman II. So we are related (even…"
"George, I would certainly keep the record as a possibility since so many points are accurate. I think the occupation is skin dresser. I looked that up and it was a person who prepared or dressed animal skins prior to sewing into cloaks etc.
"I am a descendent of Degory Priest, a passenger on the Mayflower. He was one of many who died in the first winter. He was married to Sarah Allerton, sister of Isaac Allerton. Degory Priest died in January 1621. Sarah Allerton Priest arrived in…"
"I went to the census in Ancestry and my first impression of this word or occupation was Buggy Builder. It is not spelled correctly but that was just the first thing that came into my mind. I cropped the image out of the whole census page and am…"
I have spent many years searching Jessamine county records but I have never seen church records. Can anyone tell me what if any church records are available for Jessamine, especially for the German population?
"Stella, here are the trees on Ancestry that show Tyler Martin son of George Martin and Harriet. Robinson-A(c)kridge Family Tree. (This one has a picture of Tyler Martin). Akridge-Martin Family Tree. This one indicates the father as "Slave…"