Tuesday, January 23, 2018

24 Jan 1700 Burial Record for Georgette Richer Dupuis


(from PRDH database at https://www.genealogie.umontreal.ca)

Although the above burial transcription shows Georgette's age at death as 90, it was actually closer to 55.  Georgette Richer Richard was born in 1644 in Chailly-sur-Armançon, France, daughter of Jean Richer and Eleonora Bornais.
She married Francois Dupuis on 6 Oct 1670 in Québec (Notre-Dame-de-Québec), and together they had 7 children. The oldest son, Rene, born 1671, being our ancestor.
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Abednego Casteel - War of 1812 Record


Below is a page from Abednego Casteel's Compiled Service Record during the War of 1812 that I ordered from NARA using their online services.

(click image to enlarge)
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Friday, November 10, 2017

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Now I have definitive a link to three generations, as his granddaughter is also named, and an original source that can be cited.
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Sunday, October 29, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Imre Bauman of Bakonyoslop, Veszprem


Below is the transcription of the baptism record of Imre Bauman, brother of  Andrew Bauman.
I had viewed the original record on microfilm years ago at a local Family History Center.  Slowly, but surely, all these records are becoming available online.

"Hungary, Catholic Church Records, 1636-1895," 
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Saturday, September 16, 2017

July 1867 Immigration record for Anton Busch and Family


Anton and Margarethe (Theisen) Busch
from Rheinland, Prussia (Germany),
arrived in New York, NY, via Antwerp with their children on 31 Jul 1867 aboard the ship Guiseppe Baccarcick.


Their oldest son, John J Busch, arrived in New York one year earlier with his wife Katherine and son Anthony J. via London, England, on the ship Liverpool.
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