The eighth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project for 2017 is my maternal 4th-great-grandfather, Jacobus Bernardus VAN PARIJS. I am related to him through my mother → her mother (Marjorie DeBROUX) → her mother (Mildred VAN PRICE) → her father (Peter VAN PRICE/VAN PARIJS) → his father (Charles VAN PARIJS) → his father (Jacobus VAN PARIJS). The Van Parijs […]

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George Henry Cleveland (1871-1924)


The seventh ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks is my wife's maternal great-great-grandfather, George Henry CLEVELAND. The relationship line is my wife → …
Troka Family

Nepomucena


The fifth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks is my 3rd-great-grandmother, Nepomucena (Ne-po-moo-see-nah) Susanna (SYLDATK) SZULTA. I am related to…

The Union Man


The fourth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project this year is my maternal great-grandfather, Leon Joseph DeBROUX. I'm related…

Crossing The Streams


The third "ancestor" in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project this year is (in one direction) my first cousin, twice removed,…

You Can Call Me Charles


The second ancestor in my 52 Ancestors project this year is my maternal great-great-grandfather, Carl Friedrich Herman LAST, also known as Charles.…

A Surprise Find


I recently got back into doing some genealogical research on my family. For awhile I've felt stuck on most lines since I've…