New member introducing myself

+7 votes
58 views
Hello there, my name Is Dale and have been involved in genealogy for some 25 years. I completed my DNA in 2012 through Family Tree, Kit#250191. I am researching my GGGGrandfather William and his brother Alexander Wishart who came to the Miramichi the the early 1770's to fish salmon and start a business. They left the Miramichi in 1776 and fought against the Americans on the Great Lakes until 1873. They both received commissions under General Haldimand. They returned to the Miramichi shortly there after and started a company called "Wishart and Company" with a number of others. To date I have not had much success in finding out where we came from in Scotland. I await more Wishart's etc. having their DNA completed .

thank you
WikiTree profile: Dale Wishart
in The Tree House by Dale Wishart G2G Crew (550 points)
The date for "Great Lakes" should read - 1783 not 1873

my mistake !!

2 Answers

+3 votes
There are 23 William Wisharts listed at WikiTree and over 1,000 other individuals with the Wishart surname.

If you would like to look into this, just go up to the right and click on the Find menu. Click on Surnames and enter the name you want to look into.
by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.3m points)
+3 votes
Hello and Welcome to the WikiTree Family! :)
by Greta Moody G2G6 Pilot (182k points)

Related questions

+6 votes
1 answer
+2 votes
0 answers
67 views asked Oct 31, 2016 in The Tree House by Christine Searle G2G6 Mach 3 (35.9k points)
+7 votes
2 answers
120 views asked Sep 5, 2016 in Genealogy Help by Joe Wolf G2G Crew (530 points)
+4 votes
1 answer
121 views asked Jun 5, 2015 in Genealogy Help by Anonymous Hamilton G2G2 (2.1k points)
+10 votes
1 answer
78 views asked Feb 6, 2015 in The Tree House by Diane Wishart G2G Crew (430 points)
+2 votes
2 answers
+2 votes
2 answers
+3 votes
0 answers
12 views asked 2 hours ago in The Tree House by Brian Welch G2G Rookie (220 points)
+7 votes
2 answers
33 views asked 13 hours ago in The Tree House by Sally Lyon G2G Crew (340 points)

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...