Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Poorman Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: JOHN POORMAN / NANCY BANCROFT-MO
Posted by: Lianne Kruger (ID *****9216) Date: January 22, 2010 at 09:01:38
In Reply to: Re: JOHN POORMAN / NANCY BANCROFT-MO by Connie Miles of 197

Connie

I believe the easiest way for you to receive all the information is through my blog.
Whenever I receive information, or find information I put a copy on my blog. It is a backup for me and somewhere I can look up whether at home or at a library.

The address is:
http://bancroftarbor.blogspot.com/

I have attached the letter in the church archives from George and Elizabeth [Betsy] to Nancy.
Then I would check out George Davis' will on the blog. Link to this page is on the left side under Previous Posts.

Then previous entry is kind of funny about George Davis' selling of items after his death in 1844.
The next entry [after the will] is the 1850 census. Nancy is there and a whole bunch of other people. Maybe you can help me with them.

Please email me any questions you have, or post them along with the blog entry under comments! Anything else that you have that will back up what I have found would also be appreciated - just add to the blog entry by adding a comment. That will help us find the information later.

Blogs are by date entry so they are not organized well
You can search through the blog for an entry. The search box is in the top left hand corner.

Enjoy!

The next step I am doing is going back to Ohio. The trail is pretty well laid out as to where George and family came from.
I am also working on Timothy Bancroft so you will see lots of iinformation on his family, mostly back in 2004-05. I am working on the land he owned in Clay County. I have its location - it is part of the city now - a school actually. He got it from the government but was owned by Mormons. I am trying to figure out who.

I am not related but I have become very found of Timothy and Nancy. I know you are related through her second husband John Poorman. I hope you enjoy reading what I have found out.

Lianne


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/poorman/messages/182.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network