Monday, June 20, 2011

SNGF Most Recent Unknown Ancestor Compendium

The Saturday Night Genealogy Fun - Who is Your Most Recent Unknown Ancestor? post for 18 June resulted in these entries:

Parents of Thomas J. Newton (ca 1795-after 1834) by Randy Seaver on the Genea-Musings blog.

*   Parents of James Adelbert (1872-1948) by Daniel Dillman on the Indiana Dillmans blog.

Parents of Maria Nicoletta Riccia(??) (????-????) by Leah on the Leah's Family Tree blog.

Parents of Frank J. Zalewski (????-????) by Brian Zalewski on the Zalewski Family Genealogy blog. 

Father of Ransom Spurlock (1807-1896) by Denise Spurlock on the Denise's Life in the Past Lane blog.

Parents of Robert Hunter (ca1816-1888) by Jen A. Smart on the Jen's Genealogy Pages blog.

Parents of  John Vanderpool (1805-????) and Nancy Campbell (1796-????) by Charles Hansen on the Mikkel's Hus blog.

John R. Petty's mother by Linda McCauley on the Documenting the Details blog.

Walter Albert Brothers (1876-1964) father by Rosemary on the Climbing The Family Rosebush blog. 

Several readers responded in comments to my post Saturday Night Genealogy Fun - Who is Your Most Recent Unknown Ancestor? with their MRUA:

*  Catherine Armstrong (1853-????) by Celia.

*  Amanda Augusta Richardson (1847-????) by Owlhart.

Thank you, Genea-funsters for your contributions.  I hope that someone reads your post and can help you in your research. 

If you responded to this Saturday Night Genealogy Fun post, and I missed your post, please let me know in email ( or in comments to this post.

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1 comment:

Brian Zalewski said...

Thanks for the link! Great post to help me think about other leads.