Monthly Archives: March 2015

52 Ancestors 2015 #13 Job Tyler – Described as “evil incarnate”

Week 13 (March 26 – April 1) – Different. What ancestor seems to be your polar opposite? What ancestor did something that seems completely different than what they “should” have done or what you would have done? Job Tyler is … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors 2015: #15 Theophilus Wilder 1787-1865

Week 15 (April 9-16) – How Do You Spell That? What ancestor do you imagine was frequently asked that? Which ancestor did you have a hard time finding because of an unusual name? There are several Theophilus’ in my tree … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors 2015 #12: Tamesin Eldredge

Week 12 (March 19-25) – Same. What ancestor is a lot like you? What ancestor do you have a lot in common? Same name? Same home town? Tamesin Eldredge is thrice related to me – once through the marriage of … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors 2015 #11: Francis Roach & Ann Fitzpatrick – Ireland to Massachusetts

Week 11 (March 12-18) – Luck of the Irish. Do you have an ancestor who seemed particularly lucky? Do you have a favorite Irish ancestor? This is their week. I suppose this is a case of luck running out…or luck … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors 2015 #10 Joel Day & Catherine Richardson Day – Inconceivable losses

Week 10 (March 5-11) – Stormy Weather. This is the time of year that the northern hemisphere starts to see severe storms. (As if the blizzards in New England this winter haven’t been bad enough!) What ancestor endured a particularly … Continue reading

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