The Finlay Family

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Category: Donohoo

From index to original record

What do you do when you find an indexed record for your ancestor? Do you take it at face value…

Analyzing John Donohoo’s Texas Land Grants

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. John Donohoo was the son of Patrick and Sarah Donohoo. See…

In Honor of Our Veterans

Last year I shared about a few of the Veterans from our family history. This year I would like to…

99-Year-Old Walked Blocks in Rain to Vote

  Today citizens of the United States get an opportunity to vote in what has been a decidedly contentious election….

The Other John Donohoo

After having such genealogy exhilaration this week with solving the case of John Donohoo, the elder brother, I just could…

The Clue That Reopened A Genealogy Cold Case

In 1911, Mrs Corn (I assume this to be Annie Lois Turner Corn, granddaughter and heir of Catherine Donohoo Turner),…

Caroline Green Donohoo (1817-1890s): Beloved Wife, Mother and Benefactress

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. Caroline (Green) Donohoo was the wife of Michael Donohoo, son of…

Michael Donohoo: Proprietor, Temperance Promoter, Benefactor, Slave Owner

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. Michael Donohoo was a son of Patrick and Sarah Donohoo. Michael…

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