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by Jlwiebe94
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)
Replies: 119
Views: 49749

Re: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)

If you read Barbara Mitchell’s book “Mapmaker,” you will see that her research indicates that this woman may have been Cree rather than Ojibway
by Jlwiebe94
Thu Jul 26, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)
Replies: 119
Views: 49749

Re: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)

Oh dna, one of my favourite topics! I wrote a blog post about the accuracy of DNA tests. I don’t know if this forum will let me post the link but: https://maltsoda.wordpress.com/2018/04/13/are-dna-tests-accurate/ (Tl;dr: Ethnicity -whatever that means- is not as “accurate” as family finding) I have ...
by Jlwiebe94
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: GARY STILL (1939-2018)
Replies: 33
Views: 20159

Re: GARY STILL (1939-2018)

Sincere condolences to Gary's family. He created a beautiful website here which is a tribute to his passion for genealogy and is appreciated by all those whose ancestors he wrote about. The world is a lesser place for his loss. I hope the memories you have are a comfort for you during this difficult...
by Jlwiebe94
Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)
Replies: 119
Views: 49749

Re: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)

I'm only five chapters in so far but I just wanted to tell you Mapmaker is fantastic! I’m very much enjoying reading it.
by Jlwiebe94
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)
Replies: 119
Views: 49749

Re: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)

Hi Kerri,

I just checked and the free Geni account lets you have unlimited profiles.

Jennifer
by Jlwiebe94
Sun Sep 24, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)
Replies: 119
Views: 49749

Re: PHILIP TURNOR (1751-1799)

Hi all, Also very much looking forward to your book, Barbara! I wish I lived near to where you are having your book launches as I would love to be there for those events. Geni is trying to build a world family tree -it's free to join. Everyone builds their own family tree, and where there are matchi...
by Jlwiebe94
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNER (1812-1882)
Replies: 12
Views: 3907

Re: PHILIP TURNER (1812-1882)

I retraced where I found this information, and the person has him as the son of Philip Turner and another wife named Jennie Richards. I'm not sure where he found this information.
by Jlwiebe94
Wed Mar 08, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER McLEOD (1825-1885)
Replies: 27
Views: 18929

Re: ALEXANDER McLEOD (1825-1885)

Wendy got the information from Carolyn Tumber's book. I've contacted Carolyn to see where she got the information from.
by Jlwiebe94
Tue Mar 07, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: WILLIAM BOLLAND (1757-1804)
Replies: 6
Views: 7615

Re: WILLIAM BOLLAND (1757-1804)

Just noticed that Jane Chilsolm Bolland's date of birth is after her father's death
by Jlwiebe94
Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: PHILIP TURNER (1812-1882)
Replies: 12
Views: 3907

Re: PHILIP TURNER (1812-1882)

There's a typo on this page for the birth date of Margaret Turner at the bottom on the page. Also, I seem to have more detailed information on the children and their marriages on my ancestry tree. I also seem to have picked up another child in my tree, a John Turner, who is not in the HBC bio sheet....