These records go from 1684 to 1726.
These “gateway ancestors” are located in New Jersey (East and West), Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. A gateway ancestor descends from royal lines several generations back and immigrated to the American colonies.
This post goes from 1762 to 1835 and ranges from Pennsylvania to Ohio.
This post goes from 1720 to 1776, in Pennsylvania.
This post goes from 1818 to 1896 and ranges from Georgia to Texas.
This post goes from 1889 to 1982. She was our grandmother. Photos included.
These gateway ancestors are located in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Rhode Island. A “gateway ancestor” descends from royal lines several generations back and immigrated to the American colonies.
They descend from royal lines several generations back and migrated to the American colonies, in this case Virginia. Added 8/20/16: gateways from NC, SC, and GA. Update: 8/26/16: Maj. Thomas Owsley.
The basic principle remains the same, then and now.
This post updates the one at American Thinker.