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by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Fri Feb 24, 2012 2:54 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 48335

Harrison DNA test shows haplogroup I1; genealogy shows Yorks

Dear All, My Harrison cousin here in the States has taken a DNA test. It has 37 markers. His male Harrison ancestor thousands of years ago (800-1200 A.D.) is in haplogroup I1 (eye one). The country today with the largest I1 population is Finland. We hope that means that we descend from Viking invade...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue Nov 29, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 48335

Re: Harrisons in County Monaghan, February 2011 version

Here is an updated tree of the Harrisons of County Monaghan. I have pieced this family together based on the 12 sons being from Churchill (as shown on tombstones, memoirs, pedigree charts from 1894) OR being a brother to each other (from various wills, cemetery documents) AND on being the right gene...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 48335

James Harrison (b. about 1738), family tree

I am researching James Harrison of Churchill, County Monaghan, so that I can name his twelve sons and two daughters so that I can show a variety of sources that are useful for researching an eighteenth and early nineteenth century Monaghan family. Two documents tell us similar but conflicting storie...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue Oct 11, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 48335

Re: Harrison in County Monaghan: corrections

Here are corrections on my May 2011 post on Thomas Harrison of Churchill, County Monaghan. I apologize for not getting it right the first time. CORRECTIONS: THOMAS HARRISON The Thomas Harrison of Churchill mentioned in the previous post was likely the son of James Harrison of Churchill. Because I wo...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Wed May 04, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: Migration and Emigration
Topic: 1828-1829 Harrisons of County Monaghan arrive in Chenango Co
Replies: 0
Views: 2738

1828-1829 Harrisons of County Monaghan arrive in Chenango Co

When did the various Harrison families of County Monaghan arrive in Chenango County, New York. With the exception of Agnes Harrison Mitchell, most of the Harrison who immigrated into Chenango County, N.Y. arrived in 1828-1829. Evidence for an 1828-1829 arrival date is two things. First, in the 1850 ...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Wed May 04, 2011 2:38 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Crozier brothers, Tyrone to Ontario, Canada
Replies: 3
Views: 3979

Re: Crozier brothers, Tyrone to Ontario, Canada

You asked about Crozier and hotels. Hugh Garmonie Crozier may not have had hotel skills. He was a cattle dealer. Hugh was born 1816-1821 "in Ireland" (1875 state census for New York. Specifically he is found in Smithville Flats, Chenango County, New York.) He died 1880 in Chenango County, New York. ...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue May 03, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Harrison in County Monaghan
Replies: 15
Views: 48335

Harrison in County Monaghan

Dear Harrisons, Could you tell me about your Harrison ancestor? Here is my theory: that James Harrison (b. 1730s) of Churchill County Monaghan, had 12 sons and two daughters. (His great great grandson said so in late 19th century.) The sons were: 1. William, no children 2. John, descendants in Irela...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue May 03, 2011 7:19 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: McCormick and Hamilton in Monaghan
Replies: 1
Views: 2908

Re: McCormick and Hamilton in Monaghan

Dear Alistair, For Hamiltons, I have a Mr. Hamilton married Martha Graham. She had siblings born 1813-1820 and two sisters married Harrisons from County Monaghan. In 1858 Martha Graham Hamilton is of New York City. Mr. Hamilton and Martha Graham had Harriet and Martha Hamilton. Harriet Hamilton __ (...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue May 03, 2011 7:13 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Scott, Martin, Mullen, Graham - 1800s
Replies: 1
Views: 3283

Re: Scott, Martin, Mullen, Graham - 1800s

See previous post on Graham. You name an Eliza Jane Graham. I have lots of those! Here is everything I have on Grahams, just the one generation. There are 8 or 9 Graham siblings. I am GUESSING that their parents were named Leo Graham (born about 1780 give or take 10 eyars) and jane or Eliza or Eliza...
by pkljdl@sbcglobal.net
Tue May 03, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Crozier brothers, Tyrone to Ontario, Canada
Replies: 3
Views: 3979

Re: Crozier brothers, Tyrone to Ontario, Canada

Dear Crozier family memer,

Historian Jack Storey e-mailed me this winter that to him Crozier was a Presbyterian name. That my point you in the direction of Presbyterian records in Castleblayney, County Monaghan, and the surrounding area.

Polly Lynn