Harriett Baggs
My second great-grandmother was Harriet Baggs from Blackhead. Born 1852 ; Died 1917.

We have been unable to find anything about her parents through this research. My great Aunt, Sr. Patricia King did a lot of the family research many years ago the old fashioned way, but met a dead end with Harriet's line.

Sr. Patricia's sister, Helen erected a monument in the Blackhead cemetery for Harriet. I don't know why one was not in place before that.
We do know that she...
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Cox family of Gaultois
My 2x great Grandfather, Henry John Moore b1844, sailed from Dorset to NFL c1868. He married Maria Cox b1846 at Hermitage Church of England on 22-7-1869. Henry was from Manston in Dorset and Maria was from Gaultois. They returned to England for a few years before returning to the cod fishing business and 2 sons were born in Gaultois in 1876 and 1878. By 1881, the family had settled back in Dorset where they remained.

I'm struggling to find out anything about Maria Cox and her...
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Samuel & M. Kurley/Kearley
I am looking for information on Samuel and M. Kurley/Kearley. She is listed as a widow residing in Bay Roberts in the 1871 Lovell's Directory. What name does the M. stand for? Did they have any children? When did he die? Any and all assistance and leads will be greatly appreciated. Thanx for all you do.

Yours in genealogy,
Edith Ann Pike
I am looking for information on Edith Ann Pike. Her father was John Thomas and was born in Harbour Grace but I cannot find out who her mother was. Her name was Mary Ann, possibly Burton?? Thank you for any help.
Looking for descendants of Dougald and Margaret Gillis, St.
Hello all... I'm new to the site and am loving it!
I'm reaching out to find any descendants of my great grandparents who might still be in Newfoundland. My grandfather was John Bertrand Gillis, born 1906 in Grand River South (?). His parents, Dougald and Margaret (MacDonald) Gillis had 12 children: Dan, Kate, Laura, Rita, James, Mary, Isabella, Clara, Margaret, Ronald, Dugald, and Martina, all born between 1899 and 1921. I'm in the Boston area, and I know that a few of those siblings...
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According to the verified information that I have my Father, James Connolly, was born in Burnt Cove, NL , the illegitimate child of Jas Walsh and Mary Gertrude Connelly. He was baptized in Witless Bay, NL. According to his Birth Certificate and Baptismal Certificate, he was born James Walsh. When he married my Mom, his name was recorded as James Connolly.
Of the thousands of my DNA matches, I have not found a DNA connection to Jas Walsh.
This journey has taken me way beyond my...
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Trowbridges on Fogo Island
Does anyone have any information on the Trowbridges who were on Fogo Island in the 1800's.
I have found a John and Margaret (Marguarite) who had several children born there 1849-1856.
One of the daughters, Elizabeth,married a Picket and there was a Honora b.1849 (may have been Lenora) Trowbridge from Fogo who married Henry Jacobs. I'm researching the Trowbridge side of my family tree and trying to find out if these Trowbridges fit in anywhere. Any info would be greatly appreciated....
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What Happened to Frances Elms' Parents
I am wondering what happened to Frances Elms' parents. Frances was baptized on 5 October 1789 in Harbour Grace and her surname was listed as Elms/Badcock. Her parents were listed as Amabilia Elms and Francis Badcock. I have been unable to find any other records dealing with either of Amabilia or Francis. Any and all assistance or leads will be greatly appreciated. Thanx for all you do.

Yours in genealogy,
What Happened to John & Lizzie Russell's Children
I have a list of John and Lizzie Russell's children and their dates of birth. The children are Martha Matilda (b. 21 July 1883), Victor Louis (b. 29 October 1887), Annie Alberta (b. 2 October 1889), Esther Elizabeth (b. 23 October 1892), and Stephen French (b. 10 September 1894). They were all born in Bay Roberts. Lizzie was referred to as Elizabeth in the records.

I have been unable to find out what happened to the children or if there are any missing. Any and all assistance or...
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Samson Templeman and Emily J. Dawe
I am looking for information on Emily J. Dawe born about 1858 and died May 21, 1936 at Bonavista, NL. She married Samson Templeman on Jan 01, 1881 at Bonavista. I found three children, William James, Jessie Frances and Mary. I would like to find out what Dawe line she is from and who her parents and or siblings are.

Thank you
Philip Kinsella and Ellen Houlihan
Greetings from the state of Maryland. I am looking for the parents of my great grandparents - Philip Kinsella and Ellen Houlihan who married at Holy Trinity Parish in Torbay on 14 Oct 1860. They had nine children, including my grandfather Michael Joseph born in 1867. Any information would be appreciated.
What Happened to Stephen & Esther Russell's Daughters
I am wondering what happened to Stephen and Esther Russell's daughters. Their daughters were Emma Susanna (b. July 1867), Fanny (b. Jan. 1870), Patience (b. Dec. 1875), Martha (b. 1878), and Rachel (b. 1883). I have been unable to find marriage or death records for any of them.

I know that Esther with their sons, Isaac and Henry, died in the sinking of the Excel in 1885. Stephen died in 1912 and is buried along side his family. Any and all assistance or leads will be greatly...
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George Dawe and Emma Batten
I am looking for the parents of George Dawe and Emma Batten. They married on Dec. 24, 1861 at Bareneed, Port de Grave. They have two children I know of, James John Dawe (went to China) and Elizabeth Susan Dawe. Emma was from Bareneed and George was from Ship Cove.

Any info would be appreciated.

Looking for Information on the Isaacs' family - Lord's Cove
My Grandfather (John H. Isaacs) was Born in Lord's cove - but he has passed away and I am looking to find information regarding his Father (and before) from that area.

Derek Isaacs
Martin Billard and Harry Martin Billard
Martin Billard, parents William Billard (1853-1930) and Elizabeth Thorne(1858-1933), born 16 July 1881, Burnt Islands, Burgeo.
Married, 30 April 1902, Channel, C of E, Rachel Bailey (1882-1907) Rachel died 18 Feb 1907, Channel.
Married, unknown (may have been Elizabeth J White (23)(S) who married a Martin Billard (26)(B) 10 March 1908, St John's, Methodist Church)

Martin Billard Next appears in the Nova Scotia Vital Statistics
Martin Billard (31)(W) married Sarah...
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