The most recent posts about family history are at the top. Titles with a * are not specifically about immigrants.
- My American Patriot Ancestors Listed with the DAR*
- My Immigrant Ancestors
- Builders of the Old Dominion 3
- Samuel Almond
- Mary Crockford
- Builders of the Old Dominion 2
- Christopher Branch
- Mary Addy
- Builders of the Old Dominion 1
- Thomas Harris
- Adria Hoare
- The Craftsmen
- Francis Eaton
- Giles Rickard, Sr.
- John Barrowe
- John Stockbridge
- Nathaniel Briscoe
- Philippe Antoni Du Trieux II
- Jochem Wesselse
- Goosen Van Schaick
- Salvator Muscoe, Sr.
- Johann Philip Ensminger
- John Dickey
- John McVey
- The Book Lovers
- Dr. Robert Booth
- William Farris
- Immigrant Ancestors in the Virginia House of Burgesses
- Mysterious Origins
- John Bristow
- The Palatine Immigrants
- The Huguenot Immigrants
- Du Trieux
- The Immigrant John Basse and the Nansemond Tribe
- Confederate Ancestors *
- George C. Kurtz
- Cave Johnson
- Wiseman McKeown
- Anderson McVey
- Thomas Skaggs
- Thomas Anderson Skaggs
- Jeffrey Steele
- More About John Robertson Jefferson
- Rev. George Robertson
- Faith of My Fathers *
- Bailey and Ann Wood
- John and Katherine ___ Skaggs
- John and Catherine Hicks Skaggs
- William and Susannah Withrow
- William and Elizabeth Hicks Johnston
- John and Mary Ellis
- Thomas Skaggs
- Martin and Margaret McGraw
- William and Mary Anne McGraw Wood
- Allen and Elizabeth Johnston Wood
- My Irish Immigrant Ancestors
- Robert William Withrow
- Ann Wiseman
- Henry Johnson
- Samuel McKeown
- Alexander Dickey
- The British Immigrant Ancestors of President Thomas Jefferson
- The Dutch Immigrant Ancestors of Abraham Vandal
- De Kay
- Van Brugh
- Van der Poel
Here is a link to my file at Rootsweb, but it is a work in progress and needs to be updated. Please let me know if you are seeking additional information on a particular ancestor, and I will do my best to help you as time permits.
I have tried to make sure that all art throughout the site, unless otherwise noted, is in the public domain. If you believe I have included something that needs attribution, please let me know.
Surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, by John Trumbull. 1826 (U.S. Capitol, Washington, D. C.) Public Domain
Writing the Declaration of Independence, 1776, by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (Virginia Historical Society) Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Additional Art: Thanksgiving, by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
The Fall of New Amsterdam, by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Patrick Henry Before the Virginia House of Burgesses, by Peter F. Rothermel (1817–1895). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Declaration of Independence, by John Trumbull. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Battle of Long Island, by Domenick D’Andrea. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Nieuw Amsterdam, by Johannes Vingboons. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
First Dutch Reformed Church of Albany, by Unknown. Edited by Daniel Case prior to upload. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Official Presidential Portrait of Thomas Jefferson, by Rembrandt Peale. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
Martha Jefferson. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.