Queries

As a benefit of membership, TGS Members may submit queries to be posted on this site.
 
Please follow these guidelines when submitting queries:
  • 50 word limit, following the "W" Rule: WHO, WHEN, WHERE and WHAT it is that you want to know.
  • Queries must be legible via Email, typewritten or hand printed submissions.
  • Please do not abbreviate any words or dates, we will edit using the standard genealogical abbreviations.
  • Strive for clarity and write in complete sentences, be clean and concise.
  • Write out dates in standard genealogical format -- day, month, year (i.e. 12 May 1999).
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Queries may be submitted via e-mail addressed to the Webmaster, or by postal mail to TGS, Attention: Webmaster.
 
 
BROOKS
Seeking any information on Spencer George BROOKS, b. 11 Jan 1811 in Manlius, Onondaga, NY, d. 1 June 1879 in Wayne County, NY., m. Anna CASE b. 11 Aug 1816 in Chittenango, Madison, NY., d. 1 Apr 1880 in Fair Haven, Cayuga, NY.
Contact Clint BROOKS 
LAWRENCE
Seeking any information on Joseph LAWRENCE, d. 5 June 1777, m. Silence abt. 1776-77.
Contact Clint BROOKS
PIM-PYM
Seeking any information on George PIM-PYM, b. 1752 in Albertson, Somersetshire, England, m. Anne STEVENS in Compton, Somersetshire, England, in 1800.
Contact Clint BROOKS
JOHNSON
Seeking information on Milton Henry JOHNSON, b. 1843 in Virginia, d. 20 May 1895 in Reno Co. KS, m. Lydia Ann MONGAN, b. 16 Jan 1850, d. 14 July 1876 in Hagerstown, Washington, MD. Milton moved to Reno Co. KS in 1890.
Contact Clint BROOKS
MYERS, FAULK, KELSEY
What happened to Belle Dora MYERS b. 1855 IN. She spent her life in Kansas. She m. William R. FAULK in KS 23 Oct 1873; and m. Henry H. KELSEY in 1894 in Atchison Co., KS. In census records she used MYERS, FAULK or KELSEY. First name may be Belle Dora, Belle D. or Dora. Last record found she put son Tom FAULK, aged 9, in an Atchison Co. orphanage 20 May 1898. Would like date and place of death, and name used at time of her death.
Contact Iona FAULK via the TGS Webmaster
KEISER/KYSER/KYSAR
Searching for records to prove "family connection" (parent/child relationship) between Frederick Keiser/Kyser/Kysar (b. 1761, Berks, PA; d. aft. Jan. 20, 1841, Jennings, IN) & wife, Mary Ann/Meriba/Mariba (Cornwall/Cornell; b. abt. 1766, KY?; d. May, 1841, Jennings, IN) and their 10 children: Solomon, William, John, Thomas Russell, Elizabeth, Phoebe, Samuel (my line), Jacob, Frederick Jr., & Sarah. (family lived in Nelson, Jefferson, Bullitt, Henry, Fayette counties - KY; & Jennings, Bartholomew counties - IN).  Contact - khvc.genealogy@hotmail.com.       


ELLIS
Searching for John R. Ellis and his parents/ancestors. Need John R. Ellis's birth records, death records, & burial records (could be under - JR, John Riley, Riley, Railey). He was born about 1862-1865 in either KS, MO, KY, IL, or MI. He married: (1) Eliza E. Sutton abt. 1880; (2) Rosa M. Burt 1890; & (3) Ella Lee Ricker 1895. Left/died about 1910-1913 in either KS or MO. Want to verify John R. Ellis & his parents/ancestors (possible parents- Luke P. Ellis & Nancy McDaniel) . Contact - khvc.genealogy@hotmail.com.