Sounds like you've done some good research!
My Beckers start with Jacob Becker of Hessen-Darmstadt, Germany.
He married a Miss Rohrbach and that's about all we know. There aren't any in my family who are familiar…"
"Yes, the pictures are digital. There are four pages of entries in the Bible, tho some are repetitive. Besides Hannah, other children of Oliver and Francis are listed: Ann, David and Jonathan. Also some of the Rush family from…"
"WOW, Daniel! That's great!
I have tried to piece the connections together with what is on the web, but,
as you can tell, there are still gaps in my info. I have suspected for a long time that Oliver and Elizabeth were brother and…"
"Sorry, I just assumed there was a connection between Sir Francis and Captain Francis. Should never assume! Thanks for the info.
Captain Oliver was in the Rev. War and went to Pennsylvania (Somerset County) after that. His daughter,…"
Looking for a family of Elliott in New York who had a shipping business in the 1700s.There would have been a daughter, Sophia, who married David Brand (1778 - 1854) of upstate New York (mainly Erie and Schoharie counties). Two of the children were David and DeWitt Clinton (b 1824 in Erie). DeWitt married Lovisa Ranney of New York (from a long line of Ranney going back to New Hampshire and Massachusetts).An old Brand family history says that Sophia's father was a sea captain and owned…See More
Iowa has a rockin' state census. The 1925 census is a dream for genealogists, with questions on parents, religion, education, marriage, for every member of the household. Let's see how we can help work through though tough Iowa research problems.See More