Sunday, October 31, 2010

Ahnentafel #1957

1.   Charles Clinton Johnson
2.   Grady Harvey Johnson, Sr., b. Aug. 11, 1895, Davidson Co., NC. d. 1986, Greensboro, NC
3.   Susan Beatrice Beck, b. 1902 Davidson Co., NC, d. March 4, 1993, Greensboro, NC
4.   Harvey Clinton Johnson, b. 1873, d. 1946, Salisbury, NC
5.   Mina Leonard
8.   Romulus Sanders Johnson, b. Jan. 20, 1847, d. December 8, 1917
9.   Lydia thornburg
16. DeWitt Clinton Johnson
17. Eliza Dear

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

On-line Resources

Two books that every serious genealogist wants in their personal library are now available as on-line versions from Ancestry.  You do not have to be a member to access these!


The Source:  A Guidebook to American Genealogy
http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=The_Source:_A_Guidebook_to_American_Genealogy

Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Red_Book:_American_State,_County,_and_Town_Sources

You may have to copy this link into your browser.  Be aware that there is no space between the question mark and the word "title".

Monday, October 18, 2010

Ahnentafel #2203

1.   Ellis Johnston, b.  18 Mar 1912, Knox, Jefferson, PA
2.   John Johnston, b. 23 Apr 1881 in Scotland, d. 15 Jul 1944 in St. Ann Arbor, MI
3.   Anna Crissella Burkett, b. 25 Jun 1884 in Coolspring, PA, d. 06 May 1964 in Pontiac, MI
4.   David Johnston, b. 04 OCT 1844 in Fife, Scotland
5.   Margaret Sharp, b. 1848 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
8.  George Johnston, b. 16 May 1807 in Markinch, Fife, Scotland
9.   Anne Clark, b. 1781 in Markinch, Fife, Scotland, d. 1857
16. John Johnston, b. 1777 in markinch, Fife, Scotland
17. Catharen Wallace, b. 1781 in markinch, Fife, Scotland, d. 1857

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Website Resources

Family Tree Magazine has come up with what they consider to be the best state websites and published them in their December edition.  You can also read about these sites at http://familytreemagazine.com/article/2010-best-state-websites.  It is well worth checking these out and to bookmark those pertaining to the states you search in on a regular basis.

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Ahnentafel #640

1.    Rosa Rebecca Johnston, b. 03/16/1848, SC, d. 05/24/1939 , SC
       m. James B. Garvin
2.    William Cuyler Johnston, b. 1832 SC
3.    Rebecca Hamilton
4.    Nathan Johnston, b. 1793, d. 01/26/1869 SC
5.    Eliza McCoy
8.    Jonas Johnston, b. 10/19/1766 Pitt, NC, d. 03/17/1843 Hampton District, SC
9.    Elizabeth Tuten
16.  Nathan Johnston, b.ca: 1738, Southampton, VA, d. 1807 St. Peters Parish, SC
17.  Elizabeth Henry
32.  Jacob Johnston, b. ca: 1714 Isle of Wight, VA, d. 12/11/1781 Edgecombe, NC
33.  Mary Waller
64.  Benjamin Johnston, b. ca: 1693 Isle of Wight, VA, d. 12/24/1767 Southampton, VA
65.  Mary
128. William Johnston
129. Sarah Griffeth