Category Archives: Surname Saturday

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Ancestor Name Roulette

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Ancestor Name Roulette Hosted by Randy Seaver at Genea-Musings Here is your assignment if you choose to play along (cue the Mission Impossible music, please!): 1) What year was one of your great-grandfathers born?  Divide … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday and the 1940 Census meet!

As many of you know I have been part of the large team that is busy indexing the 1940 Census. I indexed  a few pages in the Oregon census. There I ran across who I thought might be a cousin, … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday/A Wee bit o’ Irish on St. Patrick’s Day

Long ago and far away. Lived a young man named Michael and himself  born in Northern Ireland about 1710. When himself ventured to this country fair and left the Isle of Green it is not sure, but we find Michael … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday-Smith 1829 Aberdeenshire Scotland

Eeee gads SMITH!  Yah  I am  going to venture into one of my Smith families. This is the family that I mentioned earlier in Treasures In Letters. Ellen Smith wife of Byron Kaye is my problem child. There are a … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday-McCartney

So many people have brick walls in their genealogy. I have some of those as well, but my McCartney is more like a fence with a good sized knot hole in it.  I can see the possible family on the … Continue reading

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