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Olive Tree Genealogy · 1d ago

Was Your Ancestor in Debtor's Prison?

Here is another database I stumbled on for Yorkshire England. It is the website for York C...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 2d ago

Nursing Sister Philips WW1 Photo Album 61 V

This Photo Archive consists of a small autograph album (6.5" by 5.25") kept by Constance (Connie) Philips as a memento of her time serving as a nurse during World War One. Hopital auxilia...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 3d ago

Church Plans to Dig Up 400 Graves

Over 400 bodies are known to be buried under a parking lot in Hamilton Ontario.  Richard B...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 4d ago

Lockwood Descendants - Here's a Family Bible

With thanks to Annette P., Olive Tree Genealogy is pleased to share this page from a bible belonging to the Lockwood family.These are BIRTHS in the left-hand column.Obediah Johnson Feb. 26, 1788Anna Shelden May 21, 1789John B. Johnson Sept. 1, 1810Lu...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 6d ago

Mary Facey Elgie Photo Album p 10

 Another great candid shot! These photos were taken in the 1920s and I love how often fami...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 1w ago

Stevensen, Jacobsen, van Brakel (and more) Descendants Won't Want to Miss This!

Steven Janse was baptised in October 1617 in Nijkerk, Gelderland Holland. A search of church records revealed the names of his parents and grandparents, as well as siblings. These records ar...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 1W ago

Calling Van Valkenburg Descendants!

Official Seal of New NetherlandAre you a Van Valkenburg descendant? I am. My 9th great-grandfather Lambert Van Valkenburg was born in the Netherlands circa 1614. With his wife Annetje Ja...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 1W ago

Nursing Sister Philips WW1 Photo Album 46 R

This Photo Archive consists of a small autograph album (6.5" by 5.25") kept by Constance...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 1W ago

Are You a Pier or Peer Descendant?

My 4th great-grandfather Jacob Peer, the immigrant ancestor to Ontario, was living in Newton Township, Sussex County, New Jersey in 1774. Jacob was forced to leave New Jersey because of his British sympathies during the American Revolution. He se...
Olive Tree Genealogy · 1W ago

Two Van Slyke Books for Van Slyke Descendants

Another new book! If you are tracing your Van Slyke ancestors you might want to check out my TWO books on the family.Cornelis Antonissen Van Slyke & Ots-Toch The Van Slyke Family in America:...