Tag: 17th-century

25 What is the significance of the character "j" at the end of a Roman Numeral? 2013-10-10T01:54:59.820

10 Understanding marriage certificate (transfer?) in Nordrhein-Westfalen Archive? 2012-10-30T10:07:27.473

8 What was the weather like? 2015-07-22T09:17:30.547

8 How were absentees recorded on the Protestation Returns? 2017-04-01T15:14:45.123

7 Married couple presented for fornication in Nottinghamshire (1631)? 2015-05-02T17:45:58.607

6 The vicar didn't record the baptised child's name! Now what? 2013-07-21T00:21:57.857

6 Why would a family baptise at a parish but not marry or bury there? 2014-07-13T12:01:34.007

6 Could a beneficiary also be witness to a will? 2016-01-30T18:31:04.767

6 Reading entry from Quarter Sessions Order Book of Dorset, England 1682-1693? 2016-10-08T03:41:34.050

6 Connecting the Gassmanns of Untert├╝rkheim and Fellbach 2016-12-20T15:39:35.443

6 Who was William Chittel (Chettle) of Studley? 2017-03-27T10:43:53.973

5 Ancestry of Christian Penn (d. 1684; m. Francis Eaton, then Francis Billington, both of Mayflower)? 2012-10-25T14:48:31.987

5 The identity of Priscilla Kimball Preston. Can you help track down an old extracted record and help solve a 17th century mystery? 2013-02-07T18:33:42.173

5 What might "biblical" names for Abel/Foot and Noake children in 17-18th Century Devon indicate? 2014-07-09T08:08:11.907

5 Determining which Blanch Hambly married John Geach at Menheniot, Cornwall, England, in 1688? 2015-05-24T05:52:49.740

5 Did other countries have the concentration of first names that England had in past centuries? 2015-07-05T12:42:27.870

5 Finding the parents of Guillielmus and Egidius Van Sever? 2015-07-08T18:59:09.300

5 Identifying difficult words in 1651 will? 2015-08-28T01:57:02.203

5 Does "Mr" in a marriage record indicate a minister? (Or, did Rev James Nasmyth marry Lady Gordinstoun?) 2015-12-13T04:42:13.177

5 What is the first word in this baptism record? 2016-05-16T19:20:45.530

5 Seeking early 17th Century Birth Place, probably in Kent, England? 2017-10-01T07:59:45.637

5 Interpreting 17th century German dates? 2018-01-04T20:28:51.120

5 Interpreting (yet another) 17th century German church record? 2018-06-23T11:55:02.083

4 Determining parent(s) in 17th Century Cornwall without Christening Record? 2014-05-19T07:36:17.563

4 Determining if Mayflower Descendant? 2014-07-22T22:14:18.153

4 Why might name Ferdinando be found in early 17th century Cornwall baptisms? 2015-05-16T01:06:45.013

3 Surname "Merriss" (or "Merris") mid- to late 1600s, New England (US) 2012-10-23T19:07:53.300

3 Meaning of Latin phrase "matr. contraxerunt" on 1642 Cornwall marriage record? 2015-09-19T04:06:45.800

3 Translating 1612 Dutch marriage record 2017-08-10T21:40:17.153

3 What relation could godson be, and brothers of another surname? 2018-04-22T01:08:23.527

3 British Farthing, 1658, Thomas Snook, Stalbridg (Stalbridge, Dorset) 2019-08-09T11:07:50.340

3 Affidavits in English burial records 2020-01-05T00:41:07.377

2 Finding Worcestershire parents of James Rammell, husband of Elinor Orrosmit or Arrowsmith? 2015-04-27T03:41:25.543

2 Meaning of "hinterlassen" in old German marriage record 2018-01-14T11:46:59.703

2 Interpreting 17th century German church record? 2018-02-17T10:51:43.850

2 The elusive Michael Gassmann of Birlenbach, France 2018-04-17T21:57:08.577

2 Were bodies shipped overseas to be buried? 2018-05-18T03:03:25.330

2 Do Quakers typically have their marriage records recorded with the government? 2018-05-26T18:04:28.610

1 Seeking birth record for Ellen/Elinor, wife of John Billington, who arrived on Mayflower? 2012-11-02T03:20:11.760

1 Looking for German Ancestors earlier than 1700s? 2015-10-16T04:53:52.633

1 Finding parents/siblings of Pietro Bracchetti who lived in Ala, Trent,Tirol, Austria around 1678? 2016-01-13T01:21:17.333

1 What are these abbreviations in Wills and Administrations of Isle of Wight, Virginia? 2018-04-22T01:06:24.847

0 How to interpret Samuel Trigg in Early Virginia Immigrants repeated entries? 2018-01-20T17:36:36.010

0 Where is Daniel Trigg from Ancestry Source? 2018-01-20T18:20:41.090

0 What do MRC and WI Abbreviations Mean in Virginia Marriages of the Northern Neck? 2020-10-04T23:43:19.767

0 Identifying Catherine who probably married Thomas Courteney before 1695 at or near Ladock (Cornwall) 2020-10-18T09:48:01.433