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William Ridge and Fanny Thomas
I have been following with great interest the discussion on William Ridge and Fanny Thomas. I am also a descendant of William and Fanny, my 2x great...
Apr 10, 2011
John Terry and Penelope Hayes, widow
Hello. I would like to find information about my ancestors John Terry and his wife Penelope, who were married 26 Sept 1776 on St. Helena. John Terry was...
Apr 7, 2011
Ethnic origins of freed slave born in St Helena
Hello I am descended from a freed slave who was born on St Helena. My gg grandfather was Benjamin Parker, born 1807 in Royton, Lancs, who married Ann Jane...
Apr 6, 2011
Trying to trace details of Florence Louisa Pritchard and Blanche Ivy Pritchard,who came to South Africa from St Helena,probably about1890-1905?...
Apr 5, 2011
Devlins, Clingens & Reids
I've just startewd researching my girlfriend
39;s family history. According to family tradition one of her ancestors guarded Napoleon on St. Helena. This may...
Apr 4, 2011
Morning all My name is Bill Ramsay and am trying to find some additional information on my GG grandfather Andrew Hagan who married Selina Wright Glass on...
Apr 1, 2011
Birth and other St. Helena Records
Greetings! I have been reading with interest about the various descendants of individuals born on St. Helena. Where are you finding this information? I am...
Mar 29, 2011
I am searching for my GGG Grandfather - surname Harvey. Some years ago I was given a name - Lt. Henry Harvey, Native Company. East India Company - 1811. I...
Mar 29, 2011
Catherine Clingan: Correction
Hi Andrew, I re-checked my records. You are right. She was a minor when married. From the following records, her birth date is cited differently: 1881 Census:...
Mar 27, 2011
From St. Helena to New Orleans, LA
Does anyone have any information about migration from St. Helena to New Orleans, LA during the late 1800's. Would most ships go directly to England and then to...
Mar 25, 2011
BROADWAY / JENSEN
Hi, I am researching my St. Helena ancestors. GGMother was Mary Elizabeth Netherby Broadway. She was married to Ivor Jensen in 1909.(may have been a ships...
Mar 8, 2011
Still looking for info on Benjamin Maggott/Magnett assumed to still be living on the island in 1850...
Mar 2, 2011
Does anyone have any information on my GGG Grandfather William Lamb b.1817 in St Helena?...
Mar 1, 2011
Looking for descendants/
info on Mary Jacobs who went to Tristan to m
I am the Great Great Grand danughter of mary Jacobs/ Peter Green. Trying to find more infomration on my Grandmother, Mary Jacbon from St Helena. My Great...
Mar 1, 2011
I am researching the ancestry of my nephew who is a descendant of Ellen Seale who was born around 1870 on St Helena. She married James Woods, a regimental Sgt...
Feb 27, 2011
John Skottowe - governor 1764-1782
Hello group, I am a new member and am interested in the Skottowe family. In 2008, one of Christie'
s auctions contained the well known portrait of John Skottowe...
Feb 27, 2011
Historic Online photos of St Helena and Camp Deadwood
Historic Online photos of St Helena and Camp Deadwood http://public.
Feb 12, 2011
Does anyone have any record of a JOHANNA PAINTER/PAYNTER, born St Helena on 25 November 1888? Her mother's name was Rebecca Paynter (nee Knipe), born 15...
Jan 13, 2011
Elizabeth Lufkin/John Young
Records says John Young came to St. Helena Island about 1720 as a poor solider to help Honorable Company Chastidy, he came from among the Valentine Refugees....
Dec 8, 2010
While researching my Solomon connection, I came across The Brown Family Papers, held at the University of Cape Town Libraries, Manuscripts and Archives,...
Dec 7, 2010
James Brent - St, Helena birth found in Toronto
A friend in Toronto is transcribing the burial registers for the Necropolis Cemetery in Toronto, Canada. She has forwarded the entry below to me. If James...
Nov 29, 2010
Dr Fogerty of the St Helena Regiment
I am trying to trace any reference to Dr Fogerty who apparently served in the St Helena Regiment during Napoleon Bonaparte'
s residence on the island....
Nov 25, 2010
Hi, I am endeavouring to trace my greatgrandfathers time on Saint Helena. He was in the Royal Artillary 12th Brigade posted there between approx 1855-1865. His...
Nov 2, 2010
Details of Birth Certificate
Hi Please could you assist me with regard to any records of date of birth for my gran, I am trying to get a copy of her birth certificate, however I do not...
Oct 30, 2010
Info on a Frederick Williams around 1855 to 1885 (Margaret Lena May)
Frederick Williams was born in Madras, India around 1855 but traveled to St Helena we believe where he met a Margaret Lena Day and then come to Australia. Any...
Oct 27, 2010
Looking for MAYS from St Helena
Any info on a Margaret Lena MAY from around 1860 to 1885 born in St Helena. She met a Frederick WILLIAMS from Madras in India. They then come to Australia. Her...
Oct 27, 2010
In my last post I was seeking information about 66th of foot on the Island. The person in this regiment was Thomas Smith and he had two children that I know...
Oct 24, 2010
Slaves and slave owners in 1827
Folks, Please note that when I set out to transcribe the 1827 slave details form the India Office Records my intention was that I would use the information in...
Oct 21, 2010
I am interested in any info anyone can give me about Stanley Evelyn or the Evelyn family. Stanley Evelyn was my father and moved from St Helena to Edinburgh,...
Oct 15, 2010
66th of foot regiment and records
Hi all My 4x Gt Grandfather served with the 66th of foot regiment in St Helena, does anyone know if any records exist of the men on the island? Thanks Theresa...
Oct 10, 2010
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