Updates to the ancestors of Hannah Maria Chapman using the Legacy – New Family Search feature available within Legacy. Newly discovered surnames include Gill, Noy, Hellyar and quite a few place names in the vicinity of Padstow in Cornwall.
I thought it was time I looked into the individuals shown on the statistics page as being the “longest lived” in the records. It seemed that 116 years old was just a little too optimistic an age and proper research revealed mistakes in the research. This has now been corrected …Continue reading →
Used the Legacy Family Tree / New Family Search facility to search for the descendants of Sarah Lasbury who was born in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire in 1796. She married Edward Portrey in c1828 and they had four children between 1828 and 1839.
New gedcom of records imported following the removal of several individuals that I had mistakenly included as LASBURY’s. I was contacted by Karen who is researching her ancestors from Shropshire with the surname of LASBREY and it seems that the two surnames are often confused in the records. My thanks …Continue reading →