Category Archives: Family trees

This is where I add new information that I have found out about the families in the Crescent

Mary and Ann Rodger

Thanks to Anne Parkhill for raising questions about Mary Williamson (née Rodger) and her sister Ann. I went back to look at my sources, and found I had more information than I remembered, thanks to a discussion on the Rootsweb … Continue reading

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Cownie-Fraser

I have discovered another link in the Crescent – between Mary Gertrude Fraser, the daughter of Rev Robert William Fraser who lived at no 1 from 1868 to 1873 and the Cownie family. On 24th July 1894 Mary became the … Continue reading

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Update on James Hall of no 25

Neil Cooke has kindly given me information on Andriana Haliburton (see Mary Yellowlees in “Posts from old blog”). It seems that she was born in Candia in Crete – not Canada. Neil is currently writing a biography of her husband, the explorer James … Continue reading

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Progress on my website

I have now got 1747 individuals in my family trees, and 369 unique surnames.  I am using Darrin Lythgoe’s TNG (The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding) software, and it is extremely easy to update. I am still using Legacy to create … Continue reading

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