Josephine  (Pearson) Jay

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Josephine (Pearson) Jay

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This is a pedigree chart for Josephine [Pearson-4]. There are additional tools below.

* Josephine  (Pearson) Jay
Josephine (Pearson) Jay
13 May 1829 - 3 Jan 1852
Washington D.C.

Wife of Peter Augustus Jay

Mother of Augustus Jay

Joseph A. Pearson ancestors
1774 - 27 Oct 1834
Rowan County, North Carolina
Richmond Pearson Sr. ancestors
Aug 1751 - 06 Aug 1819
Dinwiddie, Virginia
* Charles Pearson ancestors
08 Aug 1714 - abt Nov 1757
New Kent, Virginia, United States
* [Pearson g-g-grandfather?]
* [Pearson g-g-grandmother?]
* Rebecca Walton ancestors
20 Apr 1720 - abt 1789
Liberty Magisterial District, Bedford, Virginia, United States
* [Walton g-g-grandfather?]
* [Walton g-g-grandmother?]
Sarah Haden ancestors
abt 1756 - abt 1784
Goochland, Goochland, Virginia
* Joseph Haden ancestors
abt 1735 - Feb 1803
* Anthony Haden ancestors
26 Aug 1694 - abt 1763
* Margaret Douglas ancestors
- bef May 1747
* Elizabeth Hundley ancestors
abt 1740 - aft 1777
* [Hundley g-g-grandfather?]
* [Hundley g-g-grandmother?]
Catherine Worthington ancestors
abt 1779 -
* [Worthington grandfather? please help] * *
* *
* [Worthington grandmother? please help] * *
* *

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Josephine's family history.

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Ancestor List for Josephine (Pearson) Jay ahnenlist
The ancestor list uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Listmaker [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria.

Compact Family Tree
This alternative tree view is packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Josephine 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.

Descendant List descendants
This shows up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Josephine along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Our two DNA views are designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Josephine's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Josephine gets her mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Josephine's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Josephine's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
This tool helps you take things a step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Josephine's tree.

Dynamic Tree
The dynamic tree expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
This app has advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
This simple page illustrates nuclear families based on marriages. It's handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
This flexible tool enables you to see more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
This tool has 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 Josephine photos
Here are photographs and source images for Josephine. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Pearsons
This page shows all the Pearsons on WikiTree. It's useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Josephine. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Pearson DNA Connections and PEARSON G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Washington D.C. on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Washington, D.C. on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Manhattan, New York on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Josephine's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
This view parallels the pedigree chart above but it is optimized for printing. It can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form at a family gathering.

Profile of Josephine
The profile page is the central place for organizing and viewing information and sources on an individual. This tree & tools page is a supplement to it. Whenever you see Josephine's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at where Pearson-4 is Josephine's unique WikiTree ID.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Pearson-4 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Josephine 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.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Josephine on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
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 into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
The surnames page is a quick reference sheet that displays seven generations of Josephine's family names. Many members share its URL via email, e.g. with a DNA match to ask if the other person recognizes a surname.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Josephine's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Josephine's profile so far.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Josephine'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!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Josephine or have a Pearson family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate her tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Pearson surname index, etc. The white dot for Josephine indicates that her profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Josephine's DNA
If Josephine'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 Josephine'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 Josephine's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Josephine's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Josephine and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Josephine.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Josephine's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Josephine
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Josephine and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Josephine's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Josephine'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 Josephine. 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 Josephine's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Josephine
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Josephine 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 private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Josephine'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 Josephine'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.

If you have sourced information about Josephine, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.

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