I'm a 27-year-old woman with Fibromyalgia that is obsessed with writing, history, genealogy, photography, arts, different cultures, animals, and more.
Names I Research & their locations .... (please be specific here)
McCUTCHAN and VICKERSTAFF: Ireland (County Westmeath and Longford), Oklahoma, Kansas, Indiana, New York. EARLS/EARLES/EARLE: England, Oklahoma, N. Carolina, Maryland, Kansas. LUCY(maiden name): France (Lucé) , England, Missouri.
COLLINS: Appalachia, Georgia, Arkansas, Oklahoma . THOMASON: Appalachia, Georgia. SPRINGSTON: Kentucky, Indiana, Oklahoma. THOMPSON: Missouri, Virginia. DENNIS: Missouri, Tenn. WILSON: New York, Virginia. HITZEMANN: Germany, Nebraska, Kansas. FOERSTER: Germany and Kansas. SCHMIDT and RATHKE: Germany, Russia and Kansas.
HUMMEL: Missouri, Oklahoma, New York, Wisconsin, Mass. GALYEAN/GALLION: England, Arkansas, N. Carolina, Maryland. LAMPHERE/LANPHERE: New York, Mass., Wisconsin, Missouri, Oklahoma. FLORA/FLORY: England (London), Virginia, Maryland. DAVIS: London, England. BALDWIN: Oklahoma.
BENJAMIN: New York, Indiana. AKIN/AIKEN: New York, Indiana. BARTLOW/BARKELOW/VAN BORKULO: Holland, New York, New Jersey, Indiana, Kentucky. CORTELYOU: Holland, New York. LUBBERDINCK: Holland. TARVIN: England (Liverpool), Virginia, Maryland. SILVERTHORN: Virginia. ABERCROMBIE: Scotland (Fife), S. Carolina, Georgia. CONNELLY: Ireland and USA. McHAFFEY: Ireland and USA.
CRAYCROFT: Virginia. NORTON: Tenn., Maryland, Virginia. NOBLE: Kentucky, Indiana. SELBY: Maryland. ARNOLD: Virginia. HOWARD: England (London), Missouri, Virginia. CROCKER: Missouri. PSALTER: England. SLUSHER/SCHLOSSER: Germany and USA. DURHAM: USA only - Cherokee.
BERGERON: France and Canada. DEMONTAGUERRE: France. TOURAULT: France. MALLORY: New York. SANDERS: Virginia. HUFF: Missouri. DIXON: Virginia, Georgia. PICARD: S. Carolina. COLLINGSWORTH: Virginia. CHAMBERS: S. Carolina, Illinois. COX: Virginia and Oklahoma. WIMS: S. Carolina, Missouri.
My maternal grandmother - Dorothy Nadine Baldwin (1926-2012)
My maternal grandfather - Bert Lewis Earls (1925-2004) - just back from WW2.
My maternal grandmother's mother and aunt - Bessie Mae McCutchan(1896-1962) and Julia McCutchan.
My maternal grandmother's grandfather - Benjamin Franklin McCutchan(1873-1956). His father was the first of the McCutchans to be born in the US.
Paternal grandparents - Carl Lee Lucy (1926-2011) and Dorothy Irline Hitzeman (1921- )
I got started researching my family history ......
I've always had an interest in history, family and genealogy, to some extent. It really became important to me after my grandmother got the diagnosis of Alzheimer's - she passed away July 10, 2012.
I have been doing genealogy since ....
We all have them - my biggest brick wall is .......
McCutchan and Vickerstaff. I have seen records showing that they had come from Ireland, but I can't find records of them IN Ireland - before they came to the US.
By joining Looking 4 Kin I hope to .....
To connect with others doing genealogy, find others connected to my lines, help if I can, and even make some friends.
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