"Hi, my name is Mary Ellen and I am descended for Phillippe De La Noye He was a Huguenot whose parents got him out of France to Netherlands and He came to America and founded the Delano family in first New England Then they spread to other parts of…"
"Terri do you read canadian french fluently? If I dig up some frenceh records would you be willing to translate them for me? Yes his grandmothers birth name was different. I will look it up and tell you."
"I am descended from William III through his son John of Gaunt and Katherine Swinford. To follow back William the Conqueror and back to Charlemagne. I guess related to many back through the ages. Isn't genealogy great?
Thanks for the comment about my dog, Stormy. Unfortunately he passed away Labor Day morning. He was something else. He came to me from the SPCA and I had him for 3 years. He had been abandoned and abused. 108 pounds of muscle and golden retriever. The picture shows us in front of the Farnsworth House in Gettysburg. I am wearing my "work clothes" (I am a tour guide at the Farnsworth) He touched a lot of people's hearts and his spirit lives on.
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Definitely worth checking out--there have been references to John Hall and Zilpha Crooker as being from Scituate and Marshfield. I know they were from Marshfield, but I'm not certain about the Scituate. We have so many John Halls! Would be great if our John Hall is the Scituate family.
Hi Mary Ellen, Thank you for telling me about this site. I noticed some Libby and Stevens families in Knox, Waldo County. There were Stevens families in Marshfield, also. Interesting how fast the old families spread out to occupy the entire frontier area. Morreen