I am searching for information and possible family members og my Great-great-Grandparents.My G-G-Grandfather Josef Motkowsky was born in Poland approx 1860. He married Marian Wolanski in 1891. Together with 4 children Michal(8), Anna(4), Katha(2), Rosalia( 1 month) the came to Canada in approx May 1903. Port of Arrival: Halifax, Nova Scotia., Hamburg Ship list. Area of birth was Galicia. They settled in Bruce,Alberta. My G-G-Grandfathers dad died when he was 6yrs and he was sent to live with Priests at 9yrs, his mom may have been alive up until this time. He stayed with the priests and learned the two trades of carpentry and blacksmithing until he was 14 yrs. I would like information on thier life and family in Poland.
I am looking for information on James Philip Bourget (my great-grandfather), born in Alemeda, California in 1878, his parents are James (born in Canada, about 1840) and Caroline (born in Alsace, France, about 1850). Also any information on other family members connected to this family.
My name is Beverly and I'm looking for relatives of my father Harding Webb living in TN. He was born in Newport Tn. in 1920. He has 5 siblings and when he was 3 to 4 years old his father was killed and his mother sent all five children to an orphanage in Pa. called Christ Home. They were taken there by a minister and grew up there never knowing any of their relatives. I would like to know my grandparents name if possible, and a little bit about my relatives. If you have any info please let me know. Thanks, Bev.
I am looking to find more information on my grandfather Glen Roy Foote. He was married to Eurella King(foote). My grandmothers (Eurella King) parents names were Thomas Richard King and Alice DeFrain (king). I have no information on my grandfathers parents or siblings (Glen roy Foote). I know that he was born On Feb 23, 1884 and died on June 19, 1955. Glen and Eurella had 5 children. Allan Foote ( my dad), Howard Foote, Russell Foote, Vera Foote and Cleo Foote. If anyone has any info. it would be greatly appreciated.
I am trying to find information about my great grandfather Lane Brown aka Richard Bert Merrill. Per his military records which show he enlisted in Oklahomaand born in Tennesse. he had a step-mom listed on his military records from Ottomwa Iowa named Alice Brown but no listing as to father or birth mother. Per his military records he is listed as Negro but my mother states he said he was 1/2 Cherokee also. We have no records before he went into the military. He was born Jan 11 1889 and list being born in Oklahoma, If there is anyone that has knowlege of an Alice Brown and maybe growing up with a Lane Brown please email me Lsoulmate4evr@msn.com.
He eventually made it to AK and changed his name to Richard Bert Merrill and married a Native girl but we r trying to find the actual heritage of my grandfather.