☑ Find Husband of Agnes C Nelson, Daughter of James Nelson and Agnes Pippard (Completed)

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Trying to find the husband of Agnes C Nelson, 2MGL-VLQ

 

Conclusion:

John Connacher 1842-1900 LTXK-P2L in Family Search

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Marriage Year
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Childrens' Birthyears
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Free, LDS oriented, Meta Tip, Nearby, Online, Original, Official Documents, Pay-per-use, Under 30 minutes, Under 5 minutes

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Found Missing Info and More

In looking at my likely relative, "P.V.", managed by suepage6063, I found Agnes C Nelson in their tree, and husband and kids etc. Entering that info into family search. Hopefully this link still works for me: https://www.ancestry.ca/dna/tests/3B0F211F-8181-4C65-8034-41EB5B41BE28/match/C66199CD-ABF6-4921-BCD5-80BD0C275B45?filterBy=ALL&sortBy=RELATIONSHIP&page=1 Also started recording child "Agnes Margaret" to family search and uncovered an existing individual who's likely the same, but who name is "Agnes Margaret Agnes" or "Agnes Margaret Agnes Connacher". I started a separate research goal to confirm that: http://deadeasyfamilyhistory.org/research-goals/confirm-agnes-margaret-agnes-connacher/ Found suepage6063 attached a source for Agnes C Nelson's birth, see Added this source to my Family Search Sourcebo\x and attached to all family members Added Edith to Family Search, but also noticed suepage6063 attached a source, which mentions Edith's husband John Holdsworth Dimsdale. Her father-in-law, Joseph Cockfield Dimsdale was an MP for London https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=20805709. Added Edith's father-in-law and mother-in-law (Beatrice Eliza Bower Holdsworth) too. Also of note: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dimsdale_baronets Left off recording John junior's birth and death LTB8-51W. Started adding next child, Amy Beatrice, but while suepage6063 has a bunch of sources for her, none of them indicate why suepage6063 thought Amy Beatrice was daughter of Agnes C Nelson. Also, Amy Beatrice's son should be recorded. Next up... -add children of DUncan COnnacher from https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/81550566/person/42443591289/facts to https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LY5J-FT6 -add siblings of John Connacher: https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/81550566/person/42443590843/facts -Also, I just noticed that suepage6063 actually did have a ton of sources, they just weren't available from the ancestry.com page I was looking at (I needed to go to the individual's page)

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Contact Local familysearch.org Family History Consultants

You can find contact info for local Family History consultants on familysearch.org, who can help you with your research in-person, via phone and email. To do this, Go go familysearch.org Sign In, if you aren't already (button in the top-right corner) Click "Get Help" (button also in the top-right corner)… Read More...

Start a discussion on the Individual in Family Search

It can be helpful to start a discussion in family search, asking for help in researching information on an individual. Others may be watching that individual too, and may be able to help. To start a discussion in Family Search, log into familysearch.org website (note: at the time of writing,… Read More...

Inspect sources in family search

If your ancestor is listed in familysearch.org, chances are there are some sources attached to them about their birth, death, etc. Sometimes the details on the sources give you some other clues. Eg, the source on the person's birth might be from a relative's obituary. That relative might already be… Read More...

Check the Family Search Wiki for Tips

If you can't find any more good research tips in Dead Easy, the Family Search wiki is a great resource for finding research tips. Go to https://familysearch.org/wiki/en Click on the continent your ancestor is from  Then click on the country Create a research tip in Dead Easy for each tip you… Read More...

Use Ancestry.com's record hints

Ancestry.com can give you automatic record hints (e.g. suggesting a birth certificate for one of your ancestors) without you doing nearly anything. To get their automatic record hints, you just need to sign up for ancestry.com and enter as much of your family tree as you know. After that, ancestry.com… Read More...

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