This is Beth and Nicole's genealogy blog about their McPherson branch that originates in Charles County, Maryland. We share records and our research for Alexander McPherson Sr. b. 1679 d. 1761 and Daniel McPherson d. 1740 Charles County, Maryland. Please come join us in our quest for answers.
Descendants of two early Venango, Warren, and Crawford County, Pennsylvania, families: (1) Robert W. Watson (1780/90-1845) and Margaret (Henderson) Watson (1791-1870); and (2) Hugh Morrison (1760-1839) and Isabella (Wilson) Morrison (-1853). Descendants are followed for the following Watson children: John P. (m. Mary Luce and Margaret Watson); James W. (m. Susannah and Margaret McConnell); William Broadfoot (m. Eliza Holmden); Robert Perry (m. Martha Henderson); Joseph M. (m. Mary Jane Courson); Zachariah (m. Sinia Watson); Jane (m. James Lytle). Descendants are followed for the following Morrison children: Sarah (m. John Lytle); Thomas (m. Elizabeth and Margaret Hunter); Matthew (m. Elizabeth Howe); James (m. Mary Foster); Joseph (m. Ann Beatty); William (m. Elizabeth McMasters); John B. (m. Margaret McMasters); and Elizabeth (m. Robert Jordan Neill).
Known roots go back to Helmstadt (1605), Trennfeld (1652), Erlenbach (1878) and many more places in Germany. Members of the family moved to Australia (since 1864) and many to America / USA (since 1840).
Specializes in (but is not limited to) West Virginia McCallister genealogy lines. McCallister is generic for the various spellings such as McAlister, McAllister, McCalister, McCollister, McCallester, McCallaster, McCalaster, McAllaster, etc.
In an effort to find parentage William McINTOSH died in Logan, Kentucky. Family members typed chronologically from Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina with sources given. McINTOSH, HOPPER, ANGLIN, BOREN, BROWNING.
Descendants of William MITCHELL who was born in North Carolina but lived in Dade County, Missouri most of his life. This page details his descendants, and includes families of spouses including SCROGGS, PATTERSON and McCONNELL.