Are you sure Betty Knowles had a husband named Richard Levi?

+3 votes
466 views
According to research I am descended from Elizabeth "Betty" Knowles but my research suggests she married William Shears (1780). Please could you clarify?
WikiTree profile: Betty Levi
in Genealogy Help by

1 Answer

+1 vote
The basic problem in the early days. In a certain area there could be several people

with same first and last names.This could be 2 seperate people.within same Parish.

Because travel was so difficult,families would stay in the same village and Parish

for generations.And you will see mutiple cousins wth same names,
by Wayne Morgan G2G6 Pilot (916k points)

Related questions

+6 votes
1 answer
78 views asked Nov 24, 2019 in Appreciation by Julie Eaves G2G Crew (340 points)
+7 votes
1 answer
+4 votes
0 answers
68 views asked Feb 18, 2019 in Appreciation by Alan Buchner G2G Crew (930 points)
+3 votes
1 answer
176 views asked May 18, 2018 in Genealogy Help by James Rugh G2G3 (3.2k points)
+5 votes
1 answer
+18 votes
4 answers
122 views asked Nov 7, 2017 in Appreciation by John Walker G2G6 (9.7k points)
+14 votes
3 answers
83 views asked Sep 13, 2017 in Appreciation by Neil Coker G2G Crew (550 points)

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

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...