This Old Tree, February 2013

The myth of Polly Armstrong, being Alexander Cochran’s first wife Early History of Caribou by Stella White states that Alexander Cochran had two wives Polly Armstrong and then Olive Virginia […]

Gleanings UK

The had an Aug. 2012 article about a 12 y/o girl who did a family tree on all presidents and found that all but Martin Van Buren descend from […]

Gleanings Ireland

The national reverse genealogy program is working to reconnect 70 million Irish “Diaspora” back to their place of origin in Ireland. They don’t want to wait for people searching back […]

Gleanings from the NEHGS e-newsletters

If you look for municipal cemeteries in Bangor, Maine you’ll find 4 listed. There is an index of those buried and which cemetery they’re in. There are over 35,000 names. […]


Ancestry renamed website “footnote” a while ago. It’s now called “fold3.” It is mainly for military records. The indexes are free to look at. Perhaps, you will find some likely […]