John Atkinson

John Atkinson

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John Atkinson
Born 1950s.
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Although no direct ancestors were members of the original ANZACs, there were a number of family members you fought in WW1. My father and other family members were also involved in WWII.
I was born in Australia, as were my parents, and 3 of my grandparents, but only 2 of my great grandparents. Different ancestors originally emigrated to New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia
New exciting mini-project of 5 generations of descendants of William the Conqueror and his wife Matilda
My maternal grandfather was born in Sydney, Australia, but both his parents were born in Cornwall in England and I have probably had the greatest success searching my Cornish ancestors.
Interested in cleaning up errors in profiles, particularly European Aristocrats
My known ancestry post about 1500 is almost totally English, principally Northumberland/Durham, Norfolk, Cornwall, Kent/Greater London
I've been interested in the genealogy of European Royal and noble families for over 40 years, and am currently the leader of the EuroAristo project
I've just started a Hawke One Name Study, focusing on Hawke's who originated from Cornwall, England
Developing an interest in medieval history, particularly of Europe, and also an understanding of the sources for this period.
Another county of England, where I have been able to trace some of my maternal ancestors
As part of the EuroAristo project and medieval history I have an interest in profiles from the pre-1500 period
I'm a Librarian by profession and finding sources and referencing them appropriately is a part of what I do.
Although most of my known ancestry is English, there are meant to be elements from Wales, Scotland and Ireland, but they are proving very elusive.


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On 16 Dec 2018 at 20:57 GMT Emory Rice Jr. wrote:

The only "Official" documentation is contained in the Book "History of Madison County" (Will give you Author's name later.

On 4 Dec 2018 at 22:51 GMT Dona Floyd wrote:

I have removed the Image 3 on Williams-31473 for Reginald Williams, thank you for advising me.

Dona Floyd Kimmons

On 21 Nov 2018 at 01:04 GMT Mila Rechcigl Jr. wrote:

I like to join the Euro Aristo Project

Mila Rechcigl

On 10 Nov 2018 at 23:54 GMT Susan Keil wrote:

Hi John. Thanks for the 'recycling' link. I'll definitely keep that handy. Was there a profile/merge in particular you saw that was concerning?

On 29 Oct 2018 at 02:14 GMT K. Anonymous wrote:

Thanks for letting me know-I would never have even noticed a difference in spacing for the '-.' Will look at the guide.

On 28 Sep 2018 at 06:59 GMT Andrew Lancaster wrote:

Hi John, any problems with the proposed merge of Malet-2 and Malet-128? Let me know of any concerns, but I see 128 is now disconnected from everyone perhaps in preparation? I can work on editing the finished product because I am working on this profile among others.

On 17 Sep 2018 at 20:34 GMT Sunny (Trimbee) Clark wrote:

I see... I thought it would be all right when i saw the fiction book cover already on Katherine's page, and since book covers are commonly reproduced; I had wanted to add non-fiction. I guess your eagle eye has its work cut out on Wikitree, with so many uncredited, or otherwise unauthorized copyright infringements unchecked, ie: (copyright: Y. Drolet, uncredited, other than dead link to website; [(Copyright © 1997-2018 The Aerodrome)];

(Justinian Gantz, 1849, British library); Paris-205.jpg Siteetc, etc. Site

On 12 Sep 2018 at 05:48 GMT Jessica Key wrote:

RE: Frances Rainsford, she was Joseph Grimaldi's second wife and not a mistress. I don't know why you'd suppose she was a mistress, as his first wife was guillotined. Anyway, see Dictionary of National Biography, in the entry for Marcus Rainsford: " His sister Frances (d. 1 809) married, first , in 1 774, Major-general Wellbore Ellis Doyle (rf. 1797); and, secondly, Count Joseph Grimaldi, brother of the Prince of Monaco."

On 8 Sep 2018 at 22:24 GMT Benjamin Molesworth wrote:

Thank you for the merge John. I'm building this tree on behalf of a friend in Croydon Vic, who would be your second cousin once removed.

On 28 Aug 2018 at 15:58 GMT Rev Daniel Washburn Jones wrote:

please also see my note on Giffard-530

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