Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Virginia Genealogical Society Conference Coming Up in April

The Virginia Genealogical Society and Friends of the Virginia State Archives are having a joint conference on April 29-30, 2016, "The Library of Virginia: Records and Research Strategies," at The Library of Virginia, Richmond. The packed two-day agenda with notable speakers requires advance registration. Please consult the full brochure  for all of the information. 

Friday, February 12, 2016

HOB Adds Seven New Ancestors

The new seven ancestors added to our Ancestor Roster are:

William Hearne, 1627-1691, son Thomas m Sarah Newbold, and m Mary X.

Gillis Fonda, c1616-c1659, dau Giertje m Jan Brickers, NY, m Hester Jans

Hester Jans, c1617 - c 1690, dau Giertje m Jan Brickers, NY, m Gillis Fonda

John English, X-1678, dau Frances m John Iles, VA, m X

John Iles, X-1676/77, dau Frances m Thomas Housden, VA, m Frances English

Thomas Housden, X-1690, dau Frances m Robert Tucker, VA m Frances Iles

Elisha Paine, 1658-1735/36, dau Dorcas m David Adams, MA, and m Rebecca Doane