All French-Canadians are related as they are descended from about 2.500 people. They also have some of the best kept records in the world. Please feel free to post queries, events, pictures, tell stories, etc.
"My McAfee is Annie who was born in Waterford Ireland in 6/12/1855, married a James Conness in Cleveland Ohio and later moved to Chicago where she and he died. According to a census she had 13 children of whom only 8 were living."
"My Quinns came from Armagh/Tyrone to Philadelphia in the persons of Bernard Quinn, my GGGF and his wife Elizabeth Murphy Quinn and several of their children, including my GGF Arthur Quinn, to Philadelphia in 1869. I am trying to track the family in…"
"THANK YOU so much for posting this. I used the SeekingMichigan.org link above for the Death records and FINALLY found my GGfather's record, learning his parents names and his birth and death dates. VERY GRATEFUL for this post!…"
Quinn, Norris, Nickerson, McAfee, Dickerson - these are the Irish lines I am looking for and hope to find others possible doing the same.GGrandfather Frank Quinn (designer of Catholic vestments) immigrated 1876, lived NYC and Phila. but mainly Pittsburgh marrying Mary ? from Maryland or PA. Looks like he passed between 1912 and 1917 based on WWI draft info. They had 4 children (Bernice, John Gregory, Leo Bernard & Stella) all of whom more or less "disappeared" as I have nothing beyond 1930…See More
"Quinn, Norris, Nickerson, McAfee, Dickerson - these are the Irish lines I am looking for and hope to find others possible doing the same.
GGrandfather Frank Quinn (designer of Catholic vestments) immigrated 1876, lived NYC and Phila. but mainly…"
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