"I am interested in finding fhere my relative, Jean LaForte, lived in France and when
he went to Canada with his brothers. He changed his name to Jan Fort when he was married Margriet Rinckhout Albany, NY about 1679.
"So, are you thinking he was Protestant? Are you seeking his place of birth? On the site I showed you, could you not find any list of arrivals?
If you let me know your precise focus, I can try to suggest some other places that might help.
The wife of Henry Harrington was Mary Nellis Smith. She is my connection to the Nellis family. My mother new her quite well. Henry and Mary had 12 children, all born in different locations. I believe Henry was a lumberman and worked in…"
I have added a Family Group Sheet for my Harrington family. Henry Harrington is my ancestor.
I split my original messagein two parts. My Hayes question is in another message.
I do not have copies of the Census information. I…"
I havea Mary who was married to Timothy Harrington about 1822 in Vermont. Mary would have been boorn in Vermont between 1800 and 1805. Mary & Timothy had at least 3 children who were also born in Vermont. The family lived in Sheldon, Franklin County, VT at the time of the 1830 and 1840 Censuses. I lost track of the family after they moved to New York state during the 1840s. Does have any information about this family?
I have a Hendrick Janszen Snyder who was born in the Netherlands about 1605. He Married Geertje Scheerburch in the Netherlands about 1630. They had a daughter Catalyntje who was born in New YorkState about 1632. I am interested in connecting the Snyder family members that I have in my file. They areJames Snyder who was born about 1765 in New York and his daughter Gertrude who was born in Mayfield, Fulton County, NY about 1802. Gertrude married Richard Van Slyke about 1820 in Fulton County. I…See More