Tag: 18th-century

21 What does three small rings in a triangle mean in a Swedish parish registers? 2012-11-04T15:01:57.077

16 Finding Scottish parents of Rear Admiral Donald Campbell (1752-1819)? 2012-12-30T14:47:35.443

14 How to find wife's maiden name in New England in the 1700s? 2012-10-14T19:39:50.070

13 How far back can German Genealogy normally be traced? 2012-10-10T00:59:20.457

12 Confirming Ancestry.com tree information about Anthony White (b. 1700, Luenbeg, Scotland)? 2013-05-08T15:12:31.870

11 Should I ignore possible family information because it far too precise for its age? 2013-02-19T04:46:24.280

11 Strategy for distinguishing between two possible baptisms, and thus people, parents, etc.? 2013-05-01T13:15:14.753

10 Confirming parentage of Mary (1771? - 1851) wife of John James in Llanfair Nant Y Gof, Pembrokeshire, Wales? 2012-10-16T10:45:13.643

10 Wife's surname used as second name to indicate Smyth child named after someone from her Osment family? 2014-06-11T11:00:43.640

9 What does the term "Intervale" mean in the context of New Hampshire land transactions and deeds? 2012-11-15T16:51:51.323

9 Using lead with discrepancies to break down brickwall? 2013-04-22T23:33:34.367

9 Where to find records relating to Great Britain's Black Act? 2013-09-08T15:19:07.990

9 How soon after birth would Roman Catholic baptism normally occur in early 18th century Germany? 2013-10-03T00:16:20.053

9 Landowning in Eighteenth Century Gloucestershire? 2014-05-21T09:48:06.800

9 Which British Army regiment did Thomas Stretch join as a drummer boy in 1774? 2016-06-01T08:26:39.693

9 How were the beneficiaries of the 1872 Will of Mary Rogers related? 2016-08-16T15:44:24.293

8 Researching a New England sea captain prior to the US Revolution 2012-10-12T21:38:17.213

8 Elinor is a Hassall (identifying a Welsh woman born in the late 18th century from a single record) 2013-03-03T17:36:54.603

8 Finding baptism record near Marystow, Devon, for Harriet Palmer in about 1770? 2015-05-17T04:43:08.443

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

8 Reading name and occupation of 18th century ancestors from Kirchheim unter Teck, W├╝rttemberg, Germany? 2015-10-06T08:40:16.410

7 Conflict between Kent Online Parish Records and FamilySearch.org database - which to believe? 2013-03-28T14:21:26.380

7 Other 'non-loyalist' Immigration to Canada following American Revolution from the US 2015-06-10T17:54:32.773

7 Explaining major discrepancies between Bishop's Transcripts and Parish Registers? 2015-09-29T18:24:14.940

6 Tracing Jewish ancestors in Germany before 1800 2012-10-12T06:04:10.193

6 How should I document a surname change from the mid- to late 1700s (US)? 2012-10-23T22:08:02.013

6 Finding origin of Samuel Brierton (Brereton) born about 1800 in Pennsylvania (perhaps Illinois)? 2013-03-13T18:10:26.530

6 Would an immigrant to the US pre-1800 be hiding beans? (When were food restrictions first placed on immigrants to the US)? 2013-04-18T19:00:52.623

6 Locating a marriage record for Jacob Bennett and his wife Zipporah in 18th century Connecticut? 2013-06-12T11:20:55.790

6 Mary and Mally: were they used interchangeably in Yorkshire in the late 18th century? 2013-08-04T05:42:22.067

6 Determining maiden name of Alice who had eight children (1744-1762) with William Sellick christened at Stogumber, Somerset, without marriage record? 2014-06-14T01:27:47.380

6 Lists of casualties of the Battle of Mollwitz 2014-07-17T23:19:14.693

6 Average age at marriage in Highland Scotland in 18th century 2014-11-22T04:40:13.497

6 Finding information about British slave owner Henry Stanley in Jamaica/England? 2015-09-29T17:47:04.137

6 Burial of a person who committed suicide in 18th century England? 2016-01-17T21:27:14.880

6 Pre 1794 records for Rothenditmold, Kassel, Hessen, Germany? 2016-03-08T00:57:54.693

6 Correlating military and civil records for one or two individuals 2017-01-02T00:17:54.767

6 Deciphering place names in Northern Alsace? 2018-07-08T14:05:09.680

6 Would a Wife be mentioned in 18th Century English Will? 2018-12-19T15:56:02.263

6 Why doesn't my research meet the Genealogical Proof Standard? 2020-03-18T21:24:08.520

5 What resources exist for information about ancestors affected by the Expulsion of the Acadians? 2012-10-10T14:52:48.513

5 Jacob Fisher and Sarah Hodges (married in 1773 in Sharon, MA) - who were their childen? 2013-05-03T11:24:57.657

5 Which parent generally named the babies in 18th and 19th century USA? 2014-03-28T22:54:31.450

5 What might word "wise" mean on 1764 Marriage Record of John Smyth and Sarah Osment from Stoke Damerel, Devon, England? 2014-06-25T09:24:42.183

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

5 Inferring father/son relationships from Senior (Sr.) / Junior (Jr.) naming? 2014-07-20T15:19:02.210

5 Interpreting names and abbreviations at the end of wills? 2014-07-21T11:52:14.393

5 Resolving conflicts between conclusions of different researchers (internet & professional historian)? 2014-08-17T03:45:31.930

5 What parish records are likely for pregnant widow with 8 children in 1791 at Whitchurch, Devon, England? 2015-04-06T23:23:37.487

5 Seeking additional genealogy resources for New York between 1775 and 1850? 2015-06-08T18:53:12.343

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 Are probate records typically only for males? 2015-08-10T03:54:10.420

5 Separating families with identical parents' names in the same parish in Norfolk, England from 1730-1760? 2015-10-17T16:33:49.723

5 Does a bequest of $1 or "to be paid on their demand" mean it is a minor child? 2016-09-03T18:29:01.877

5 Searching marriage records for London by witnesses? 2016-09-14T10:20:00.620

5 Why would a regular soldier join a militia? Circa 1795/1800s 2016-12-31T15:09:17.027

5 What was surname of Susan/Susanna, wife of Edward McDowell, from Devon area in abt 1800? 2017-07-02T03:15:24.363

5 Deciphering part of 1799 probate from USA? 2017-08-24T05:53:13.383

5 Understanding wording of 1720 baptism at Stogumber, Somerset, England? 2017-10-28T11:30:56.027

5 Translating German/Latin in German marriage record from 1706? 2018-02-06T14:30:18.200

5 Assessing the frequency of surname in an 18th century English parish 2018-04-25T13:21:09.593

4 Where was Timothy Kelly born (married in London, died in Herefordshire)? 2012-10-26T21:52:52.190

4 Is there a single place I could go in Italy to view birth records from Northern Italy from 1750-1850? 2012-11-21T18:38:48.630

4 Was this 1791 Pennsylvania taxpayer an owner or renter? 2013-02-15T19:29:09.360

4 Locating a Massachusetts marriage record circa 1760 for Robert Gray and Margaret parents of John Gray (b 1763, Worcester MA) 2013-05-17T11:35:56.120

4 Meaning of term Sojourner on 1794 Marriage Record at Marystow (Devon) for John Creber? 2013-06-12T09:46:51.857

4 What is the meaning of "Bound To" in this 18th Century US (Virginia) Will? 2013-11-12T21:59:08.027

4 How to track late 18th century migrants from France to Pennsylvania, possibly via Louisiana? 2014-03-10T16:47:55.333

4 Is there list of apprenticeship types for FindMyPast record set called Britain, Country Apprentices 1710-1808? 2015-05-08T22:12:01.170

4 Explaining migration around 1800 between Somerset, Devon and Dorset? 2015-10-04T01:13:55.840

4 Why would people have to pay marriage licence bonds? 2016-09-03T11:33:21.447

4 Who raised two orphaned children in 1765? 2017-06-17T20:28:24.663

4 Why name John Doe as surety? 2017-07-18T21:01:47.023

4 What does "Int. Reads" mean on list of marriages from around Boston about 1794? 2017-08-26T15:14:02.780

4 What is this percentage column in the Virginia Land Tax Records? 2017-09-09T00:22:45.800

4 Finding source of father's first name on 1713 Staffordshire baptism from FamilySearch index? 2017-10-23T10:29:16.097

4 What does Orring County North Carolina mean in Quaker records? 2017-10-29T16:26:21.117

4 Were minors always described as such in 18th century wills? 2017-11-11T16:45:41.843

4 What type of journey from Plymouth to Exeter in 1751 might cost 1 pound 5 shillings? 2017-11-28T08:02:03.683

4 Finding 18th century birth record when "born Foreign Parts" according to 1841 England Census? 2018-01-30T20:20:12.000

4 What is being recorded in this Latin church vital record? 2018-04-17T16:30:50.997

4 What is "Geschwisterkind von muetterlicher seit"? 2018-04-28T03:12:46.117

4 Can someone sort out a tricky wedding party for me? 2018-05-12T02:45:02.167

4 Who were the wives of John Ervin (1791-1843)? 2018-08-20T03:14:44.133

4 What is the meaning of the handwritten notation on the pension record of Charles Clements? 2018-09-03T17:54:08.640

4 Was Daniel Rich (Jr.?) the grandson of Jacob Rich? Or, the confusing case of Daniel Rich (Sr.?) and Nancy Marshall 2018-12-11T03:11:31.410

4 Locating "Bankhead of ..." in parish of Forfar 2019-10-23T11:40:20.947

4 What are the reasons people from the same parish may have married by license? 2019-11-12T13:06:43.063

4 Did late 18th century naval ship captains conduct weddings? If so, where would these be recorded? 2020-04-29T00:08:51.087

4 How did Francis Lycett become a Gentleman? 2020-06-12T15:26:03.050

4 Travelling within the UK in 1800s 2020-11-05T14:04:32.590

3 How can I find a more specific date of death than that given on a headstone in the US before the 1800s? 2012-10-24T14:18:59.697

3 Who were the children of Jacob Fisher and Sarah Hodges? 2012-11-05T04:04:44.100

3 Resource for late 18th century immigrations? 2014-07-15T04:07:44.603

3 Interpreting 29 Feb 1797 (non-leap year) for baptism of Thomas Hitchcox in Lapley, Staffordshire, England? 2014-09-21T05:44:11.387

3 Finding late 18th Century service record of soldier William Hobbs in Somersetshire Militia? 2014-09-23T07:57:48.937

3 Finding death record of John Annear (b.1750, Probus; m.1775, Gwennap) in Cornwall? 2014-10-31T04:43:08.333

3 Genealogical records from Rensselaer county? 2014-11-29T16:05:24.493