Barbara (Helzelsour) McCahill
1884 - 1970
Wife of Dennis Francis McCahill
Mother of James Francis McCahill
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Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Barbara's family history.
Ancestor List for Barbara (Helzelsour) McCahill
This page is empty. Do you know who Barbara's parents were? Please contact profile managers.
Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.
How many degrees of separation are between Barbara and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.
Up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Barbara along with their spouses.
DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Barbara's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Barbara gets her mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Barbara's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Barbara's testable DNA.
DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Barbara's tree.
Family Group Sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.
Fan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."
Images of Barbara
There aren't any photographs or source images for Barbara yet. Login to upload one.
Index of Helzelsours
Shows all the Helzelsours on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Barbara. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Helzelsour DNA Connections and HELZELSOUR G2G.
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.
Profile of Barbara
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Barbara's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at https://www.WikiTree.com/wiki/Helzelsour-1 where Helzelsour-1 is Barbara's unique WikiTree ID.
Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.
Enter Helzelsour-1 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Barbara and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.
Share Tree on Facebook
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL https://www.wikitree.com/treewidget/Helzelsour-1/4 into your favorite social network.
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Barbara's family names.
Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Barbara's family history.
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Barbara's profile so far.
Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.
Edit Profile and Relationships
Barbara's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Helzelsour surname index, etc. The white dot for Barbara indicates that her profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.
Tests of Barbara's DNA
If Barbara's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Barbara's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Barbara's Trusted List.
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Barbara's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Barbara and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links next their names will show you their relationship to Barbara.
Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Barbara's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.
Comment on Profile Message Board
Barbara's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Barbara. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Barbara's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Barbara or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.
Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Barbara's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.
Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Barbara's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about her in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.