"Oh, how exciting for this Canadian grandmother to find you folks, many of whom must be distant cousins! My Rehoboth and Long Island names are: Carpenter, Titus, Millard, Dean, Haviland, Powell, Swazey Willots, Van Winkle and Koemans.
Apologies for the delay. Somehow I missed your posted question.
We believe that Ralph P., son of John and Hannah, was indeed Ralph Peacock Germain.
His son, according to the Cox History on Google Books was Ralph Peacock Germain…"
"Abigail Valentine became a Kirk she married William.
Deborah Seaman also became a Kirk she married John
Richard Kirk married Phoebe Robins then Ann Downing.
Richard and Ann had Daniel Daniel married Mary Titus.
Daniel and Mary had Joshua who married…"
"I see the relation through the Jones Line.
Sarah Jones, b. 1703, dau. of Major Thomas and Freelove [Townsend] Jones,
of Oysterbay, gr.-dau. of Capt. Thonius Townsend of Oysterbay and R. I.
Rebecca Frost died date unknown. She…"
"My ancestors were Quaker also, Cocks,Seaman,Coles,Titius,Downing,Carpenter,Craft, Weeks, and a few others. Family was mostly in Glen Cove (Musketa Cove) and Oyster Bay. Have been doing research for over a year."
I'm descended from the Germond/Jarman/German/Germains.
We have Golden/Goldings in the line (Hannah Golding, daughter of Daniel Golding of Greenwich, CT, who was married to John Germain of Oyster Bay)
And regarding the Germonds, you…"
Yep, that's some of the right family. [Actually Ralph P. rather than Ralph C. - the transcription from the census sources has been incorrectly reported in the past].
I have a fairly accurate history (you're right,…"
"How does one acces the information from the Vedder Library? I was seeking marrige information for Thomas Powell and Clarissa Rebecca Ketcham around 1840. I believe his parents were John Powell and Catherine Smith but I am not sure.Marilyn Powell…"
"My 2x great grandmother was Esther Germaine (b. abt. 1815) m. to John Wansor (b. abt 1812) of Glen Cove or Lattingtown, later Bayville I think. I don't know any more about the Germaines except Esther's parents are (supposedly)…"
"I'm descended from the LI Weekses, the Cole(s), the Cock(s) directly; also Wansor and Bailey (brick walls). We (my cousin and I) think the Townsends and Underhills come through the Bailey line. Almost all your names are related as cousins…"
"Very interested in the Germains; my 2x ggrandmother was Esther Germaine who married John Wansor probably from Glen Cove or Lattingtown. I believe Esther's parents were John Germain (Jermain) and Hannah Golding. When did Simon Germain…"
"My ancestors were Dutch and landed in NY in 1650s but were on Long Island by 1700s. Adriaen Hegeman was married to
Garretson. They started mostly at Oyster Bay, Jamaica and Brooklyn to but then went to Midwout…"
Yes, very interested in LeNoir, Marmaud, Boudreau etc. families, and would love to correspond with you. I have just added you as a friend. Your message came when we were very busy with holiday events. I will have much more time in…"
"Hello-I am from Arichat and have worked on the Lenoir Family tree have information to share and would be interested in any old copies of Lenoir pictures that I could add to the family tree profile-I have also completed the Marmaud (marmeau) family…"
I'm new here, but excited by the prospect of joining you. I've traced my GERMAIN line back to Oyster Bay / Glen Cove / Musketa Cove, to Charles Germain/Jarman of Greenwich (~1760) [father of George, John, and Elisha], but now find…"
CALLIN anywhere, any time; USA, Ireland, poss. Isle of Man
HOLZGRAFE: anywhere, any time: Indiana, Germany
MURDOCH: NY & CT, 1700s
KETCHAM: NY, 1800s
DAVENPORT: NY, OH, 1800s
HICKS, HIX: VT, 1800s
lots in colonial New England, Long Island
What countries and other locations are you interested in researching?
Acadia, Ireland, British Isles, Germany
What is your level of genealogy knowledge?
Intermediate Family History Researcher
For what reason did you start genealogy research?
I inherited family papers upon emptying my family home in 1973 after my parents were deceased. Who were the people in these fascinating old documents? Rather than start by being able to ask my family about themselves, I had to start by tracing people from 1700s and 1800s forward to my parents — sort of a reverse-genealogy puzzle. I've been working on this intermittently ever since.....
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No, I'm sorry but I'm not connected to your Underhills. I started a Rhode Island group and posted my colonial surnames there in the discussion forum, taken a look if you'd like and do please join and post yours. My Shermans/Shearmans were followers of Anne Hutchinson and possibly some other lines, but I don't have proof for them yet.
The bad news is NO these records are not availible on Line, all that I can see is an Index for the said people.
I am not to sure about Origan, But they are Availible here in Dublin In the General Registry Office.
The Bad news again is , that it cost to Purchase them.
It is the very same in all Countrys, you can see census, and Index , but to get a copy of the cert, I am afraid Cost.
As for Northern Ireland in the c 1759 I would not give much Hope.
Hi Joan; What I am checking is the Irish Index Birth Registrations. I have a Margaret Melia Born in Co Kildare Or Wicklow. in 1865 and also 1869.
I also have a James born in 1868 in the same Area.
Catherine in 1872 in the same area.
Mary in 1875 in the same area.
Michael in 1879 in the same area. It is under the Naas Registration, Covering Co Kildare and Co Wicklow. Which are both just a little outside Dublin.
I am the great-great grandaughter of Jane Eleanor Ovington, daughter of Benjamin. While we're not on the paternal side of the Ovington family, that name has been used as a middle name forall the men in the family: my Dad, my Grandfathers brother and their father are all known as Arthur Ovington.
Thanks Joan, still trying to get to grips with this site, I posted a comment on the Ovington page which obviously crossed over with yours coming in.
I would be very pleased if you could post whatever inforation you may have as a new discussion on the Ovington group, as this will enable anyone searching for Ovington interests to pick it up in the future, the comments drop off after a period of time I am told
Nivard Ovington in Cornwall (UK)
Have you heard of the German Immigrants in American Church Records project? It's a project where trained researchers at Brigham Young University go through and extract information from German church records. We are going through state by state and publishing books with the information we extract. The Indiana book has already been completed. If you are able to find a copy, perhaps at a library, there is an every name index that might be really helpful. Here is the website for the project: www.germanimmigrants.org
Hello Joan, thank for joining the Haplogroup U group. Your relative who is U5a1a will likely find her/his maternal link tracing to Northwest or Northcenter Europe. See brief description here. Hope you'll share when you learn more.