This blog will reflect the progress of my genealogy project(s). I will describe any major changes that I make on my website and I will document how I solved some brick walls.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Lots more on the Ohio Doyles

Marty McGeein sent me copies of pages from a family Bible that belonged to Johannah Fitzgerald in 1875.  The pages list many (many, many) births, marriages, and deaths.   Using those entries as a guide, I found many (many, many) source documents on and

Once again there are too many changes to list here, but the Recent Updates page will lead you to them.

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Striker Updates

I have added a lot of new Striker family records, primarily the families of Elisha Wellington Striker and his son Isaac Wellington Striker.  There are new people and new sources.  For details see Recent Updates (10 & 11 Dec 2011)

Sunday, December 4, 2011


A few days ago I got a note from Marty McGeein, a third cousin once removed on my Doyle side.  She gave me some information - enough to get me started looking and documenting.  The result is a lot of new people on the Doyle site and lots of source information for the new data.  There are too many changes to list here, but you can check the Change List for details.   Marty has promised to send more information and photos, so stay tuned.