I was at the computer almost all day today entering my newly found records into my genealogy program. Here’s a summary of where things stand after my genealogical research during the trip.
Scottish genealogy research
Exciting news for my Scottish cousins! I’ve decided to embark on a nine-day Scottish genealogy trip in June. In addition to researching records in archives and libraries in Edinburgh, I will also set out into the countryside to visit my Fraser and Campbell ancestral villages such as Crieff, Leslie, and Insch. Dale has Scottish roots […]
OTD in 1830: Birth of John Jefferson Cogburn
On this date (March 11) in 1830, Dale’s great-great-grandfather John Jefferson Cogburn was born in Green County, Tennessee. He later settled in Haywood County, North Carolina. I haven’t done much research on this family but I suspect that quite a bit might be out there. What little we know is from the 1991 book, “Cogburns […]