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Dueling Johans, or Which Sauer is Which?

I’ve been researching Johan Philip Sauer, German immigrant to North Carolina, husband of Christianna Faust, and father of Anna Maria (Mary L. Ann) Sauer who married Joseph Evans. 531 more words

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The Genealogy Roadshow Standard of Proof

I like Genealogy Roadshow, I really do.  However, some of the segments at the St. Louis Central Library were a little sketch, particularly using proximity of residence between two families to establish a familial relationship. 498 more words

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The Mystery of Sarah Jane Taylor: Thinking out loud about William Brummit and Sally Evans

I’m sure that William Brummit and Sarah “Sally” Evans are the parents of Mary “Polly” Ann Bromett.  With that in mind, I am trying to piece together Sally Evans and the people who I think are her parents, Joseph Evans and Mary L. 265 more words

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A Gift from Mrs. Evans

Mrs. Evans is the keeper of her husband’s family tree. I sent her a message at Ancestry.com after I saw that she might know more about William Brummet and Sarah Evans. 46 more words

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Wesley Taylor, 23, Livingston County MO, Confederate Soldier

DH gave me a membership to The State Historical Society of Missouri and since I accidentally opened the letter containing my new membership number, I went ahead and made an inquiry about Joseph Taylor’s sons: 168 more words

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William Brumet Brummet Brummit Brummett

His last name just keeps getting longer and longer.  I found William on the 1830s census in Chariton, Missouri (which matches the record of marriage I found for William Brumet and Sarah “Sally” Evans… 223 more words

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The Mystery of Sarah Jane Taylor: Brumet Family Nearby, 1850 Census

I decided to go page by page with the District 51, Livingston County, Missouri Census of 1850 to see if any Brumets were neighbors.  Eighteen households before James Taylor and Mary Bromett appear household #394 (entry 16), William Brumet and his wife Sarah.   125 more words

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