"All of the companies, 23 and Me, Ancestry, and some I do not know of have pros and cons. I prefer FTDNA. I will email you Roberta Estes blog page. She has the best informative info on All of the Companies. "
"Thanks Chris. My suspicion was that it was a tent and that sure does look like the same tent. Next question - how would someone who died in 1898, in Carmel, Maine, become affiliated with the Maccabee organization - especially enough to add their…"
"Hi Donna, Did you like the temps yesterday? I do my best...
I attached the above picture and maybe someone can tell me what I am looking at. I have my own guess.
On my mother's death certificate it states her heritage - English, German &…"
"I need to get back to you, Donna. Being in So Florida for the winter slows a person down... On William's death certificate it states father Thomas and mother Elizabeth Rana, although I can find no Rana family so it could be…"
My MITCHELL family lived in Carmel, ME.Grandfather - Rossell (1889-1972)Gr-grandfather - Phineas (1866-1963)Gr-gr-grandfather was William (1817-1898)William first appears in 1843 in Bangor, ME when he purchases land for $200.Married May 31, 1844 in Bangor, ME to Rocinda FARRARAnd after that I can easily track him.According to William's death certificate he was born in Livermore, ME to Thomas Mitchell & Elizabeth Rana (as spelled)... I can find no birth record for him nor anything about his…See More