Julie's Genealogy & History Hub

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Resources for Genealogy Research in Colonial America

In September, I wrote about my Link Collection to Various Genealogy & History Resources Online.  This collection is my Diigo bookmark library targeted at genealogy.  I created a list for each state, as well as a few countries and various topics.  There is also a list for general genealogy resources.  Over the next week or so, I will highlight some of these lists.

mayflower Colonial America Genealogy

These are a few of resources I find helpful for genealogy research in Colonial America.

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Names, Places & Most Wanted Faces

Taking the bait from Craig over at GeneaBlogie, here’s my list of names, places, and most wanted faces.

Names Places
Cahill Cook Co., Illinois
Kane Co. Illinois
Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
Garrison Cook Co., Illinois
Picton, Ontario, Canada
Leppin Cook Co., Illinois
McMahon Cook Co. Illinois
Tipperary, Ireland
Miller/Mueller/Muller Cook Co., Illinois
Millet Kane Co., Illinois
Kilkenny, Ireland
Mulligan Genesee Co., Michigan
Norton/Naughton Connecticut
Rutland Co. Vermont
Parks/Parke New London Co., Connecticut
Oakland Co., Michigan
Rottman Cook Co., Illinois
Eastern Iowa/Western Illinois (Quad Cities)
Ryan Tipperary, Ireland
Dublin, Ireland
Schwartz Kane Co., Illinois
Luxemburg, Germany
Stoffel Cook Co., Illinois
Frankfort, Germany
Trapp Cook Co., Illinois
Lake Co., Illinois
Wach Cook Co., Illinois
Prussia, Brandenburg, Germany
Ward Cook Co. Illinois
Webster New England States
Oakland Co., Michigan

Most Wanted Faces

I’d really like to find Sarah Jane WARD McMahon’s parents.  Mother’s name was Bridget; father’s name unknown to me.  Both were born in Ireland.

Also on the list, Hulda WACH Miller’s parents.  Mother’s name was Amelia/Emilie; father’s name is unknown to me.  Both were born in Germany.