"Hi: my mother's maiden name was Hamilton. My great grandfather was a George Hamilton from County Down, Ireland b about 1835 or so (it differs on various records). He fought in the American Civil was in the Scottish Brigade the…"
"Hi: my maiden name was Smith. I have only gotten back as far as my gr gr grandfather Schuyler Ephriam Smith b 1819 in Stanstead Plain, QC m Lucinda Robinson Blake b 1817 in Island Pond, Vt. I think they were both hatched from eggs as I…"
"Hi: I'm new here. My ancestors are Bedard & Lavallee. I have traced both my lines back to France. I am waiting for the 1940's census to find some more recent relations which is much harder, My g grandparents…"
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.
An American ethic group of those who think their ancestors were Scottish Protestants living in Ulster. Our challenges: researching in colonial times, crossing the Pond, researching in Ireland. You can do this, but need to learn how. It is not easy.See More