On this date. . .the 30th of April

Births Sarah Dorothe Garrett was born in 1640 in England. Hans Michel Dellinger was born in 1697. Catharina Elisabetha Renner was born in 1727. Churchwill Branch Tucker was born in 1805 in Surry County, North Carolina (my4th great-grandfather). Francis Marion Ellis was born in 1844 in Fannin County, Georgia. Deaths John Christian Albrecht died in […]

On this date. . .the 1st of March

Deaths Johann Wilhelm Dellinger died in 1720. Anna Barbara Albrecht died in 1902 in Guilford County, North Carolina. Alvin M. Brookshire died in 1889. Susan C. Whitener died in 1905 in North Carolina. Nancy Emeline (Brookshire) Garrett died in 1916 in Ellijay, Georgia (my 3rd great-grandmother). Louisa M. (Smith) Johnson died in 1963. Marriages Thomas […]

On this date. . .the 10th of October

Births Anna Barbara Albrecht was born in 1719 in Germany. Samuel Davidson was born in 1736 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. William Davidson was born in 1736 in Lancaster County, Pennsyvania. Margaret Garrett was born in 1771 in Pennsylvania. Martha Jane Tucker was born in 1831 in Surry County, North Carolina. William Henry Langston was born […]

On this date. . .the 9th of October

Births George Heinrich Weidner was born in 1717 in Germany (my 6th great-grandfather). John Christian Albrecht was born in 1726 in Germany. Babel Moore was born in 1795 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Anna (Whitener) Wilkie died in 1880 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Marriages Mary Burk and Joseph (possibly James) Morphew were married […]

On this date. . .the 18th of September

Births Margaret Caroline (Whitener) Searcy was born in 1838 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Rebecca Rosannah Lytle died in 1842. Marriages W. W. Bailey and Martha Matilda Hemphill were married in 1870 in McDowell County, North Carolina. Immigration Johannes Albrecht and Anna Barbara Gossauer emigrated from Germany, arriving on this date in Philadelphia (currently […]

Weekly Updates for 2010-03-03


Indexed 50 names on FamilySearch 1910 Massachusetts census. #genealogy #GBGames2010 # Blog post: Winter 2010 Geneablogger Games – The Final Tally http://bit.ly/d9eFWQ #genealogy #GBGames2010 # I have Albrechts, too, but further back in the mid 1700s. RT @genwishlist: Surname Saturday: ALBRECHT http://goo.gl/fb/jcyG #genealogy # RT @tjlgenes: The ultimate blacksheep relative….http://su.pr/1MP4BP #genealogy # Added headstone photo […]

December Birthdays

It’s time to recognize ancestors who were born in December: Thomas Hinton, Sr., 7x-great-grandfather, born 28 Dec 1693 in St. Anne’s Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland. Johannes Albrecht, 8x-great-grandfather, born 19 Dec 1697 in Pfalz, Germany. Anna Johanna Rudisill, 6x-great-grandmother, born 28 Dec 1740 in York County, Pennsylvania. James Alexander, 4x-great-grandfather, born 23 Dec 1756 in […]

Journey Across the Pond


Most lines of my family tree came to America before 1750.  I have very little documentation of their journey across the pond at this point, as I’ve been concentrating on completing my American records first. Confirmed Passenger Lists The only passenger list that I have is for the Albrecht/Albright family who traveled from Palatine Germany […]