WELCOME TO MY HOMEPAGE!
I guess I need an intro here--my name is
Kathie Weigel and I am now living in my hometown of Akron, Ohio, after
returning from 25 years in Southern California. .
My hobbies are reading, genealogy, history,
genealogy, computer, genealogy, and genealogy! The main purpose of my home page
is to provide genealogical databases for the researcher. Links are available
for Cornish, Pennsylvania German and Quaker information.
JUST FOR FUN!
See below the databases for my new 1970s lyrics quizes!
Latest updates: 17
6 Feb 2007: Added article
"Debunking the Van Horn Myth in the Kratzer/Krotzer Ancestry" to
Pennsylvania German Database.
9 April 2007: Added a link to my new Penwith Genealogy Board to the Cornish
20 May 2007: Updated some strays on the Gwithian Page
16 June 2007: Added another set of will & administration abstracts to the
13 July 2007: Added Corrections and Additions to my Cornish Probate
Many thanks to Linda Branan
for the award!
DATABASE.... Includes abstracts of over 950 Cornish wills and admons, probate
indices for Penwith parishes, abstracts of the Manor Court records of Ludgvan
Lese, Cornish Court Deposition abstracts, the Gwithian Page and mini trees and
outlines of various Penwith area families. Also includes a description of
Cornish Probate Records available on film through the LDS Family History
Centers. Last updated 17 October
- PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN
DATABASE.... Articles on various
families of German extraction from Cambria, Blair, Somerset, Northampton and
York Counties, Pennsylvania. Also includes the Weaver family photos pages.
Last updated 6 February
DATABASE.... Article on the
Quaker Webb family of Chester, York and Cambria Counties,
AHNENTAFEL.... Just in case
someone wants to see if we are perhaps cousins... this is my ancestor table; my
ancestry is made up of German, Swiss, Amish, English Quaker, Scots-Irish
(untraced), Cornish and Dutch. Also new "Royaltafel" which continues
the ancestry of Elizabeth Willoughby into the English Royalty. Last updated 28 May 2006.
- LINES THAT HAVE "HIT A BRICK
WALL".... Can anyone help?
See details for Edgar and Rotger/Rediker/Rodocher of Northhampton, Columbia
& Montour Cos., Pa.; Hershberger/Harshbarger/Ramage of Mifflin, Blair,
Luzerne, Dauphin, Schuylkill Cos., Pa.; Sanders/Miller/Emigh of Blair Co.,
Pa. Added 29 June 2000
GEDCOM ON WORLD_CONNECT....
Weigel/Weaver/Hampton/Miller/Eppley and allied lines
Added 23 April 2005
FINDAGRAVE ENTRIES Over 3000
entries, mostly from Ohio and Pennsylvania Added
20 September 2006
- AKRON OHIO PHOTO
GALLERY.... Several pages of
photos depicting places and persons from Akron, Ohio
Added 23 February 2005
"JUST FOR FUN"
1970s Lyrics quizes. Read the snippet of lyric; guess the name and artist
of the song.
The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Genealogy
A great how-to reference for beginning genealogists. How to avoid common mistakes when starting to trace your family tree.
Find famous graves (left hand column) or search millions of
non-famous graves (right hand column) for the burial sites of your ancestors.
Hundreds of new entries added daily!
Descendants: HHH Home Page
The home page for descendants of Jacob Hochstetler, and other
Hostetler, Hochstetler, Hochstedler families.
PA Gen Web: Pennsylvania Genealogy
Check here to see what is available for all Pennsylvania
Wills Exchange Database
A growing collection of online wills for many counties in
Harvard Law School Library's online catalogue of medieval and
late modern deeds.
Other Cornish Databases:
Dee's St. Erth
A rapidly growing database of St. Erth parish registers. Now
also contains numerous will abstracts for various parish throughout
West Penwith Resources
A must for anyone researching in Western Cornwall! Links to
many online sources.
Lelant Online Parish
Excellent online sources for the parish of Lelant
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