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Amanuensis Monday ~ Will Of James Mills 1826-1898

James Mills Will pg1

Amanuensis Monday is a blogging theme created by John Newmark at the Transylvanian Dutch blog. From Genea-Bloggers “An Amanuensis is a person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another.” James Mills was my 2nd Great Grandfather he was born 16 April 1826 in Worlingworth, Suffolk, England.  James […]

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SNGF ~ Great Grandparents

I’m joining in Saturday Night Genealogy Fun from Randy Seaver’s blog Genea-Musings. Here is your assignment if you choose to play along (cue the Mission Impossible music): 1)  Dana Leeds on the Enthusiastic Genealogist blog asks “Did/Do Your Children Know Any of Their Great-Grandparents?” 2)  I thought that would be a great Saturday Night Genealogy […]

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Mary Daughter of Adam Howatt & Eunice Crossman NOT Buell & P.E.I. Newspaper Archives

Mary Howatt Warren Obit

Last January I posted that while searching for information on one of my 5th Great Grandmothers Eunice the first wife of Adam Howatt, I discovered a baptism index that showed her surname as Crossman not Buell.  Eunice has been a long time brick wall for researchers, township history books for P.E.I. list her as Eunice […]

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun ~ My Father’s Mother’s Patrlineal Line

I’m  joining in Randy Seaver’s Saturday Night Genealogy Fun meme this week.  This round is about your fathers, mother’s paternal line. 1) What was your father’s mother’s name?My father’s mother was Margaret Alice (Colgan) Mills.  Margaret was born 10 August 1891 in Grey county, Ontario to John James Colgan (1854-1928) and Indiana Lovica Badgerow (1866-1937). She […]

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