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Monday, April 6, 2020

This is a sample blog post

Joseph Wixson my great-great-great-great-grandfather

Friday, March 27, 2020

Consider for a moment the trying circumstances of the life of my great-great-great-great-grandfather Joseph Wixson. He was born in Dutchess County New...

The Wixon Family History published in 1963, a Few Corrections

Sunday, January 19, 2020

The Wixon family history was compiled by J.H. Wixom and Ruth S. Widdison and published in Salt Lake City Utah in 1963. The family clearly put a lot of...

Florence Fisk and William Mummery (My Great-Grandparents)

Friday, January 17, 2020

My maternal great-grandfather William Mummery was born the 25th of July 1860 in Saint Mildred’s parish, Canterbury, Kent, England, the son of John George...

Eunice (Spencer) Udell (Her North American Ancestors)

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

My great-great-grandmother, Eunice Spencer, was born in 1818/19 in Pickering Ontario. She was the eldest daughter of George and Mary Ann (Wixson) Spencer....

Mathew Udell, Veteran Soldier of the 18th Century

Monday, January 6, 2020

Mathew Udell is my paternal gr-gr-gr-gr-grandfather. Mathew was born March of 1743 in Ellastone, Staffordshire, the son of Francis and Mary (Shemilt)...

The Autograph Book

Monday, July 8, 2019

My father Gordon Wesley recieved an Autograph Book for Christmas in 1932, he was 14  years old at the time. His teacher, Marie Hunka at the “New Moose...

John Eli Udell - Place of Birth

Friday, February 15, 2019

Similar to my last article I would like to offer my opinion as to the birthplace of John Eli Udell, my great-grandfather. I believe that generally the...

John and Margaret (Brown) Udell - Their Ancestry and Birthplace

Friday, February 15, 2019

I would like to offer my opinion with respect to the ancestry and birthplace of John Udell and his wife Margaret Brown, given the diversity of data concerning...

The America Civil War

Monday, December 3, 2018

A number of the family served in the America Civil War after they left Ontario. This article will focus on a couple of those people. More specifically...


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