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Lois Willis
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The first ancestor in my tree with this surname was Caroline Elizabeth Florence Laver.  Caroline was my ex-husband’s great grandmother: 13. Caroline Elizabeth Florence Laver (1872-1934) Known as Florence, she was born 30 December 1872 in Inkerman Street,…

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Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated…

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This week I am featuring articles for my ex-husband’s 2x great grandmother, Louisa Mulder, nee House. Last week I featured articles for her husband, Thomas Mulder, who owned the Duke of York hotel in Humffray street.  This first article gives some more…

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Back in February I wrote the post Getting Organised with Microsoft Access, where I shared how I set up a database to keep track of the documents I had, and to see what records I still needed to find, as I wanted to download as many records as I could…

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Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week’s mission was: 1)  Read Linda Stufflebean’s blog post, “Homes…

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Jen Coates shared a link on 18 May 2017 to the group Australian Local & Family History Bloggers to the post Source Citation Trick for WordPress.com – HTML Code Since I also use WordPress for my blog, and I sometimes (not often enough) include sources at…

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Last week, I wrote about my ex-husband’s ancestor, Maria Barbara Kipp, and that I found a christening record for her, which showed her parents were Valentin Kipp and Susanna. This week, I am sharing the research I have done for Valentin. I did a search…

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Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated…

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Last week, I featured articles for my children’s 3x great grandfather, Jacob Thomas Alexander Mulder, known as Thomas, in the 1850s.  This week I am featuring articles I have found for him from the 1860s. Since I’m running late with this post, I’ve just…

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The ancestor with this surname was Maria Barbara Kipp. In the past, I have been entering the relationship into my posts in the format 1. My ex-husband, 2 his father etc., but then when I have gone looking on Google to see what additional information I can…
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