My Maternal 15th. Great Grandmother, Lady Dorothy (Booth) Warren, England

Harris Family Genealogy

Dunham_Massey_Hall_Trafford, Greater Manchester, England_2015Dunham-Massey Hall, Prestbury, Greater Manchester, Cheshire, England

The present hall was built in 1616 by Sir George Booth, who received one of the first baronetcies to be created by James I in 1611; it was remodeled by John Norris for his descendant, George, 2nd Earl of Warrington between 1732 and 1740; it was further altered by John Hope towards the end of the 18th century and again by Joseph Compton Hall between 1905 and 1908. The hall, stables, and the carriage house of Dunham Massey are all Grade I listed buildings, three of six such buildings in Trafford.

Dunham Massey stables and carriage hall

The site is moated and lies immediately west of the village of Dunham, with its deer park to the south. The hall was donated to the National Trust by Roger Grey, 10th and last Earl of Stamford in 1976. The hall was…

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My Maternal 3rd. Great Grandfather, Helmich Henrichsen Janson, Bergen, Norway

Lund, Jansen, Knudsen Genealogy

heather-norwegian-flower.jpgHeather – Norwegian flower

Namsos_sjøhus, NorwayBergen, Hordaland, Norway

Son of Henrich Hermanson Janson and Georgine Johanne Nagel.

My third great maternal grandfather, Helmich “Helmik” Henrichsen Janson.

Married Constance Fredrikke Sofie Jakobsdotter Neumann on 27 November 1838 in Domkirken, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway.

Children: Georgine Johanne Helmichsdatter, Herman Diedrich Helmick Janson, Justine Marie Agnete Janson, Georgine Johanne Janson, Jacob Neumann Helmick Janson, Kristofer Nagel Helmichsen Janson, Constance Fredriche Sophie Helmichsdatter Janson, Wibiche Helmichsdatter Janson, and Helmich Janson.

Birth:  Feb. 28, 1804
Bergen
Bergen kommune
Hordaland fylke, Norway
Death:  Feb. 28, 1868
Bergen
Bergen kommune
Hordaland fylke, Norway
Family links:
Spouse:
Constance Fredrikke Sofie Jakobsdatter Neumann Janson (1808 – 1880)
 Bergen Domkirke, Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Burial:
St. Jakob Cemetery 
Bergen
Bergen kommune
Hordaland fylke, Norway
 
Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Jul 16, 2016
Find A Grave Memorial# 167031700

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My Maternal 2nd. Great Grandfather, Amund Knudsen, Norway

Lund, Jansen, Knudsen Genealogy

Stord-Hordaland-Norway-2011-09-23Stord-Bergen, Hordaland, Norway

My maternal fourth great Norwegian grandfather. Son of Knud Naes.

Stord is a municipality in Hordalandcounty, Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sunnhordland. Stord is sometimes called “Norway in miniature” since it has such a variety of landscapes: coastline, fjords, forests, agricultural land, and mountain areas. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Leirvik, which is also the largest town in the municipality and the whole region of Sunnhordland. Leirvik was declared a town in 1997. Other population centres in the municipality include the large village of Sagvåg and the smaller villages of Litlabø and Grov

The battle of Stord was fought on or by this island between the Norwegian king Hakon Haraldsson and the Danish king Harald “Bluetooth” Gormsson, supported by Hakon’s brother’s sons led by Harald “Greycloak” Eiriksson.

Stord kirke (Stord, Hordaland)Stord Kirche, Stord, Hordaland, Norway

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My Maternal 4th. Great Grandfather, John Jorgensen Lund, Norway

Lund, Jansen, Knudsen Genealogy

Valle_Kirke,_Vigeland, Vest-Agder, Norway
1789–Deceased • KC3N-VJV
 
1783–Deceased • KZHY-WFW
 

Marriage: 9 January 1811

Valle, Vest-Agder, Norway

Eilert Theodor Lund 1815–1893 • M5HG-HMN

Birgitthe Johanne Johansen 1817–Deceased • MHL5-5QB

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Son ofJorgen Gabrielsen

1759–Deceased • MX4Y-NXY
 
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1767–Deceased • LTCH-PQ4
 

Marriage: about 1786

Vest-Agder, Norway

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My Maternal 7th. Great Grandfather, Alexander MacLean, Scotland

MacLean Family Genealogy

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Alexander Mac Lean aka Mclean

Birth: 1663 Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland

Married: 1685 to Mary Campbell in Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland.
Children: Robert, Joseph, Daniel, Charles, Hugh, William, Alan Alexander, John, Alan, Thomas, and Kristine McLean.
 
 
Mull is the second largest island of the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland in the council area of Argyll and Bute.  source: Wikipedia
Northern Ireland is one of the four constituent parts of the United Kingdom (together with England, Scotland and Wales). Northern Ireland, is of fairly recent origin, coming out of the partition of the island of Ireland in 1921. Northern Ireland was retained as part of the UK, and the rest of Ireland, became an independent state, and was known as the Irish Free State in 1922, and after 1949, the Republic of Ireland…

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My Maternal 4th. Great Grandmother, Anna Maria (Asselborn) Pletschette, Luxembourg

Pletschette Family Genealogy

Image result for Neuenhausen, Wiltz, Diekirch, LuxembourgMy maternal fourth great grandmother, Anna Maria (Asselborn) Pletschette.

Daughter of Willem Asselborn and Marguerite Goller.

Wife of Jean-Pierre PLETSCHETTE

Married:  1784 in Neuenhausen, Canton of Wiltz, Luxembourg.

Mother of Anne, Bernard, Pierre, Nicholas, Elizabeth Antoinette, Therese, Marie Catharine, Anna-Catharina, Pierre, and infant (sex unknown) PLETSCHETTE.

source: COMPILED BY FERNAND PLETSCHETTE, CAROL ANN PLETSCHETT ARNOLD, AND ED KOHL, PLETSCHETTE HOME PAGE ON INTERNET, 15, RUE D’ARLON, L-9155 GROSBOUS, GRAND DUCHY OF LUXEMBOURG, TEL:352-8199, FAX: 352-8199-3192, TEL. PRIVE: 352-888-039, MOBILE PHONE: 352-021-193-028, <ferngdyr@pletschette.com>, EMPLOYED BY: GOODYEAR. (24 OCT. 2003).

Asselborn – Town in Luxembourg – Asselborn is a small town in the commune of Wincrange, in northern Luxembourg. As of 2005, the town has a population of 387.   Wikipedia

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Catherine Maria (Theisen) Palen, Luxembourg

Palen Family Genealogy

Winter mood - Hamm, Luxembourg

Birth:  Jul., 1857, Luxembourg
Death:  Feb. 16, 1935
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Family links: 

Parents:

Johann Theisen and Catherine Gonner from Hamm, Luxembourg

 Spouses:

First husband:  Franz Kreig (1849 – 1883)

Married: 29 June 1875 in Houston County, Minnesota

Children: John and Mary Kreig (Ryan)

 Second husband:  Peter Joseph Palen (1858 – 1942)

Married: 6 Sep. 1887 in Houston County, Minnesota

Children: Johanna and Jennie Palen (Ryan)

Joseph and Catherine Palen, Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia, Minnesota
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Caledonia
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Calvary Cemetery - Caledonia, Minnesota, USA
Created by: Billy Culligan
Record added: Apr 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68429414

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