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Monday, 31 July 2017

Ancestral Places Geneameme


Ancestral Places Geneameme







Elsie Minnie Ironside and Frederick Charles Sigrist. My husband's side.
 
 
 
 
 
Alona Tester from http://www.lonetester.com/2017 started this idea, that we look at where our ancestors places of birth or where they worked.

“It doesn’t have to be where your ancestors were born, but it does have to be a place that they were associated with. For instance they lived or worked in that place.” says Alona, in her blog.

This got me thinking and using my Brother’s Keep family tree program, I did a list of places, with events attached to them. Some were vague, like Sydney or Ireland, some were precise, like Denison Street, Woollahra.

So below is a list of some of the places, associated with both the Abberton, my side and the Magill, husband’s side of our family tree and the names that go with them. I didn't get the full A-Z.


A – Ayr, Scotland, (Galbraith). Arncliffe, Sydney NSW, Aus, (Abberton.)

B – Ballinaykill, Co Galway, Ireland, (Abberton, Torp(h)y.)

       Ballarat, Vic, AUs, (Grant, McKenzie/McKay, Cameron.)

       Benenden, Kent, England (Chasmar)

      Bromley, Middlesex, ENGLAND, (Sigrist, Hutson/Hudson)

C – Cowra, NSW, Aus, (Abberton)

        Clare, SA, Aus, (Jasper)

        Chartteris, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND, (Hutson/Hudson Dust/Doust)

D – Detmold, Lippe, Germany, (Jasper)

E -  Erskineville, Sydney, NSW, Aus, (Chasmar, Vaughan, Galbraith.)

F – Fitzroy, Melbourne, Vic, Aus, (Galbraith)

G – Glebe, Sydney, NSW, Aus, (Chasmar, Vaughan.)

       Goulburn, NSW, Aus, (Abberton, Torp(h)y.)

K – Kootingal, NSW, Aus, (Magill)

L – Lippe, Germany, (Jasper)

M – Mummel, NSW, Aus, (Abberton, Torp(h)y.)

       Middlesex, England, (Vaughan, Alderidge)

N -  New Zealand, (Abberton)

S -  Scotland, (McKenzie/McKay)

T – Tamworth, NSW, Aus, (Magill, Towers.)

W - Woollahra NSW AUS, (Sigrist)

 

Might find some more cousins!

Bye, Lilian.                         Thomas Abberton and Mary Torp(h)y.
                                              My Great-grandparents.

 

1 comment:

  1. Wow, what a great list. Thanks for taking part Lilian. Oh and the photos a lovely too.

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