The genealogy market really does need a free place for people to hold and store family information. Most users are just not willing to spend the $20 a month that many genealogy sites want to charge just to have a place hold their information. Many people start a family tree on one of these sites and then stop the... more
My grandmother was born in 1905 in Simms. Her name was Kathleen Louella Harrell. Her parents were William Marion Harrell and Carrie Leona Mitchell Harrell. Does anyone have any information on these families?
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The Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association will host an all day seminar on Saturday August 9, 2014. Featured speaker will be Kelvin Meyers, professional genealogist and lecturer. His lectures will include: (1) Plowing Through the Land Records to Find Your Ancestor; (2) Tax Records or Why did Scarlett Make A Dress of Her... more
Looking for info on Batistine/Baptistine Bailly and Innocent Bailly; sisters born in 1858 and 1859 from St John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana. Batistine's 1st marriage was to a Florian/Florial Desroche from St John Parish, 2nd marriage to a Legaux(?), 3rd marriage to my great grandfather, Augustin Deroche. Their son... more
I am looking for information regarding Ben Sadler (Reverend Ben Sadler) raised in or around East Feliciana Parish in the mid-late 1800's. One record states he was born in White Castle but everywhere we have looked for him has gone cold. We supposedly was raised by the Pool/Turner family near Ethel/Slaughter area. Also ... more
Hello all, I was hoping that you could assist me with getting some information on my maternal grandfather? His name was William J(Joseph) Barnes (he may have been a junior, we're not sure) and he was born August 16, 1916 in New Orleans. I have no information on his biological parents, except that his mother's first... more
Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association will host an all day seminar on August 10, 2013. Event will be held at the Broadmoor United Methodist Church (Pearce Activity Hall), 3715 Youree Drive, Shreveport. Featured speaker is John Sellers. Topics are: (1) Researching Your Ancestor's Plot of Dirt: Adventures of Courthouse... more
Researching my paternal GGgrandmother, Eliza Boubede. Born July 1842 or 43 in LA. She listed her father's birthplace as France & mother's as VA. She married Mazarine Carper from New Castle VA and their 1st baby was born 1857 in LA, leading me to believe they were married in LA. They moved to Baltimore,MD about 1859.... more
I am trying to find information on GREEN FREEMAN JENKINS, born in Ga. in 1825, married DINAH JANE POULAN (1833-1916) in Bienville Parish, La in 1851, and died there in 1868. I am particulary looking for the cemetery in which he was buried and any information about his parents.
eli suter hart, spouse talitha cumi stowe child joseph warren hart, cildren judge e hart, eli d hart, joseph w hart, henry hart, bobbie hart moved to texas early 1930 lived in Bascum.texas any connectiond would be appreciated have a nice dat Rich
My Grandfather, Henry G Goeman, moved to Arcadia, Louisiana in 1921. I am looking for information about his death, possibly in 1935- my family in N. Texas (Collin County) lost track of him after he moved (possibly had a "new family"). Any information would be helpful re this matter. Thank you, Anne Goeman Jones
Have books, which are compiled excerpts from the old newspapers from Northeast Louisiana/Lake Providence area, that I self-publish. I also have a blog that shows lofts of researched information, stories, etc. If interested please contact me at: Sandra Guthrie Moore 1498 Hwy 236 E. Lonoke, Arkansas 72086... more
LAWHORN/LOWHORN WE WERE TOLD THAT OUR ANCESTOR FRANK LAWHORN 1869/1932 MADE A LOT OF MYSTERY TRIPS TO LOUISIANA, FROM TENNESSEE IN THE EARLY 1900s. THE FAMILY KNOWS NOTHING OF ANY KINFOKE IN LOUISIANA. WOULD SURE LIKE TO SOLVE THIS MYSTERY. BOB
Looking for any death or any information on a James R Dixon who married a Nettie James in Franklin Parish LA. back in 1883. They apparently died during the years of about 1894 - to 1900, as their two children that we know of are in the 1900 census records of Franklin Parish (Winnsboro) in two separate households.... more
Hello: I am from New Orleans, LA and am researching my family history. As it stands I have the following links on my mother's tree, if you have any information on the following do contact me. Benjamin Thompson Clara Veal Ruth Thompson Denman Thompson William Douglas Clara Douglas Alice Mae Douglas Joyce Thornton Nancy ... more