Looking for Bursey family from New Chelsea, NL
My grandmother, and her brother and sisters immigrated from New Chelsea in the mid 1920s. I'm looking for family members, possibly cousins who are still in the area.
 
Barnes Family from Champneys West (formerly Salmon Cove) NL
I am looking for the parents of Solomon Barnes, born 1851. He married Catherine Owen from Salmon Cove in the 1870's. Because of the fire at the Methodist Church there, I am unable to find any info before Solomon. Any help would be appreciated.
 
John Wilson Boss
Hi
I am looking for John Wilson Boss, father of Nathaniel Wilson Boss who was born at Eagle River, Labrador 1870. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
 
Kearney/Coady/Cody Connections...anyone??
Hello!

My 3x great grand father, Capt. James John Kearney (1826?-1869 Lost at sea) was born in Ireland (Waterford, I believe) around 1826. He settled in NF at an unknown date. Don't know if he came over with any family members. I have found a church record and newspaper record of his marriage to Mary A. Coady/Cody (1828-1906 - dau of Capt William Coady - b in NF d in Boston) on Feb 4, 1851 in St. Johns. They had eight children born in NF. Willliam 1855, Elizabeth Ann 1857,...
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Alexander Fawcett
I am looking for information on Alexander Fawcett North River , Port de Grave. He married Johanna Fitzgerald (1844-1917) and had two children Abel (1878-1953) and Anna (1883-1915). He is listed in McAlpine's directory 1884, 1889, and 1904 as a fisherman. I am unable to find birth , marriage, and death records of Alexander. Any information would be helpful.

Thanks Maine
 
Looking for Summers, Brouster/ Browster or Hooper
I am looking for any information on the above family names. The Brouster family were from Quebec/ Sorel in Canada and the other two names are from Dorset & Hampshire counties in UK. They moved to NF/ GB about the first half of the 19th century

Derek Hooper
 
Penny or Penney Family
Hi all,
Looking for some answers I hope.
My grandfather was Sylvester Harold Penny born in Musgravetown, Bonavista Bay. His father was Edward Penny from Keels. His father was Isaac Penny also from Keels and married Mary Keel. His father was Gearge Penny born in Wimborne Minister, Dorset, England and he married Mary Mesh. Atleast that is as far as I have gotten so far and I'm not even sure if this information is even right. So any help or hints or any information would be helpful.
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Edward Penny
Hello all,
I am looking for information on Edward Penny who married Dorcas Harris. It would seem he had a wife prior to Dorcas by the name of Jane. I am looking for any information on Jane.
Best Regards
Sheldon Penny
 
Voters List for BROWN BAY ROBERTS
Voters list for year 1885 or 1889 Bay Roberts
Thomas Brown 64 years in Colony and District Riverhead
William Brown -Age 64 yrs
John Brown - Age 53 yrs
Thomas Brown - Age 51 yrs
Stephen Brown - Age 42 yrs

Voters List of 1878

William Brown
John Brown
Thomas Brown
Stephen Brown
 
Voters List for WOOD of BAY ROBERTS
Voters list of 1874, 1878, 1882 years show the following;
William Woods
Philip Woods
Simon Woods
Charles Woods

Voters list of years 1878 and 1882 show the above plus Robert of William Woods.

Voters List of years 1855 and 1858 only show James Woods.

Then the following shows that Woods change to Hood;
There is another Voters List without a date, but wrote in ink 1889 or 1885 ? that show the following;

William Hood age 58 of...
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Voters List for SNOW of BAY ROBERTS
Voters List for Bay Roberts UNDATED but marked in ink at top of page 1889 or 1885 ?

Henry Snow age 68 FISHERMAN of James
Edward Snow age 25 Fisherman of James
James Snow age 77 Planter of James
Henry Snow age 34 Planter of James
Jonathan Snow age 40 Planter of James
George C. Snow age 22 Fisherman of James
Stephen Snow age 69 Planter of James
Stephen Snow Age 32 Fisherman of Stephen
Joseph Snow Age 49 Planter of Stephen
Isaac Snow age 44...
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WALSH, EDWIN JOHN
Looking for information on Edwin John Walsh, born 7-11-1925 in ?Halifax?, Nova Scotia. Father was Thomas James Walsh, Mother was Laura Mae Watson. Married Evelyn Margaret Russell, year and place unknown. He died 1981 in Downey, CA. He was my Father in Law, just trying to find more information on him. He served in the Canadian Navy for 20 years, part of that time was spent on the HMCS Terra Nova 259 as a Petty Officer, probably between 1959 and 1963.

Thank You for any info!!...
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Family of Grace Russell
Hello All! A photo was posted Jan 2005 by Lawrence David Rodger under the "Can You Identify Photos" heading. I am hoping somebody can give me a little more information about the photo which is a large, clear picture. If the original poster sees this, PLEASE leave a reply. Could it possibly be Evelyn Margaret Russell, born in 1921 to Stephen and Alicia Russell? Is she wearing a nurse's uniform or maybe a Red Cross uniform? Judging by the hairstyle and other objects in the photo, what...
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Barry Family of Red Island or Norris Family of St. John's
Any input on any of these 2 family trees would be helpful.
 
Foley / Gardner
Looking for information on or any possible relatives of my great-great-grandparents:

James Patrick Gardner
BIRTH 11 MAR 1864 • Harbor Grace/Harbor Place, Newfoundland, Canada
DEATH 29 DEC 1915 • Medford, Middlesex, MA
Parents: James and Margaret Gardner (possibly from England - possibly Gardiner)
James' possible siblings: brother - unknown name. Know that unknown had a daughter or granddaughter named Claire; have photograph of Cousin Claire Gardner at family...
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