Archive for October, 2008

While working on the Jack family information from Bob Milligan, I noticed that Lillian Victoria (Doyle) Jack was in a number of the photos, and posted an update on the lonsbydoyle yahoo group. Much to my delight, there were also a dozen old photos of the Jack family, posted on that board by a relative […]


Bob Milligan over a month ago shared with me his research into his Jack ancestors, starting all the way back with James Jack. I finally finished integrating it into my tree. Of course, I first hand-entered all of the people from a PDF descendancy report, before reading the next message that included an importable gedcom. […]


I met a new relative today, Anne Reeves, who helped me fix and flesh out the branch of Joseph Reeves. She was able to help me fix the name of Phineas Reeves, and to fill out her ancestors up through Joseph. The Reeves come into my tree through the Conklins, which eventually touch my Hastings. […]


I was looking for my ancestor Robert Johnson on ancestry.com, hoping for some new records or documents to add to my collection. My search returned a family tree for the Flanagan family, which had Robert Johnson and Jane Mary Storey through the Schorer/Towner/Johnson branch. I walked the Schorer tree using DM (Flanagan) Doyle’s tree and […]