Holly Christine (Harris) Mais

Holly (Harris) Mais

Privacy Level: Private with Public Biography and Family Tree (Yellow)
Holly C. Mais formerly Harris
Born 1960s.
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Mother of and [private daughter (1980s - unknown)]
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Account confirmed 20 May 2017 | Holly's 205 contributions | 16 thank-yous received
Harris-25153 created 20 May 2017 | Last modified
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Wiki Genealogist Pre-1700 Big Heart Honor Code Signatory Volunteer DNA Tested GEDCOM Equipped
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Biography

I'm an adoptee. I've known my birth mother for 35+ years and utilized Ancestry and DNA to find my birth father's family. I also utilized DNA and Ancestry with the help of a search angel to solve the mystery of my father in law's NPE. I also have an extensive tree for my adoptive family. I am interested in tracing that family line as well. My world is abundant and I'm willing to help others. I received a detailed, well researched family tree from a cousin on my birth father's side. It was handed out at a rededication of a Carter Cemetery in Mississippi that dates back to just after the Revolutionary War. I also was gifted researched family tree information on my birth mother's side (McMurry). I look forward to making sure my information is as correct as possible from collaborating on this amazing project with people who know more than I do!

Sources

  • First-hand information. Entered by Holly Harris at registration.

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Followed Tags
Holly is a Wiki Genealogy Volunteer following these tags:
CARTER
I'm adopted and McMurry/Carter are my bio parent's names.
DALLY
Dally is my father in law's NPE solved mystery.
MCMURRY
I'm adopted and McMurry/Carter are my bio parent's names.


DNA Tested
Holly Mais's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Holly or other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Holly:

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Questions

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On 17 Sep 2017 at 08:41 GMT Susie MacLeod wrote:

Hi Holly,

Congratulations on being Pre-1700 certified! Based on your ancestors, it looks like you’re going to be working on profiles that fall under several Projects. I'm here to help you find one that best fits your needs.

Start by thinking about the particular time periods, locations, and topics in which you're interested. Do you have some historically-significant ancestors? Take a look at the list of active projects for examples of what we have going on.

If you see one that's just right, go ahead and join. Otherwise, let me know what you're looking for and I'll see what I can find.

Susie ~ Volunteer Coordinator

On 27 Jun 2017 at 22:31 GMT Mary Richardson wrote:

Hello

This week we have your last stop on the guided tour. Hopefully, you're feeling like a WikiTree pro! If not, you can always revisit the tour stops via the comment boxes on the right side of your profile.

You've covered a lot of ground the past few weeks. Today, we want to give you just a few more tools that can take you even deeper into the WikiTree forest without getting lost: How to Dig a Little Deeper.

As always, your questions are welcome!

Mary - Wiki-tree Messenger

On 19 Jun 2017 at 23:46 GMT Vicky (Freeth) Majewski wrote:

Hi!

You've probably been hard at work adding family members and getting connected to those that are already here. You should have at least a few profiles that you manage now. So, this week we're going to look at how to work with your Watchlist: How to Manage Your Watchlist.

Please let me know if you have any questions! I am happy to help!

Vicky Majewski ~ WikiTree Mentor

On 11 Jun 2017 at 18:57 GMT Gilly Wood wrote:

Holly--

You've been here for three weeks now! We hope your profiles are starting to come together and that you've enjoyed getting to know all of us a little better. You're probably getting a good feel for the collaborative nature of WikiTree by now. We know that collaboration isn't always easy. So, we've put together a few pointers that can make working in this type of environment a little easier: How to be a Successful WikiTreer. As always, your questions are welcome!

Gilly

On 5 Jun 2017 at 18:21 GMT Cindy (Williams) Lesure wrote:

Holly

It's time for your next stop on your guided tour. This week, we'd like to introduce you to our community and show you some ways to get more involved and stay up to date on everything that's going on: How to Join in the Community.

As always, your questions are welcome!

Thanks, WikiMessenger Cindy

PS Good work so far! Have you noticed on your ancestor profiles on the bottom right is "Research" where you can get sources and more information? Give it a try sometime!

On 29 May 2017 at 17:01 GMT Shirley (Strutton) Dalton wrote:

Holly --

You've been here a week now, and we hope you enjoyed your first stop on your guided tour of WikiTree and were able to make good use of the things you learned.

Our next stop will give you some pointers on how to make your profiles stand out: How to Make the Most of a Profile.

As always, your questions are welcome!

Shirley

On 24 May 2017 at 01:21 GMT David Selman wrote:

Hi Holly,

Thanks for joining us! I’m David, a WikiTree Mentor. Hope you're enjoying our site.

Did you have fun learning your way around WikiTree yesterday?

I just wanted to check in and see how things are going. Do you have any questions I can answer?

David ~ Wiki Mentor

On 23 May 2017 at 15:40 GMT E Childs wrote:

Welcome Holly! I love your adorable profile pic - such a little cutie in your arms! :)

On 22 May 2017 at 23:58 GMT Ludwig Kraayenbrink wrote:

Hi Holly,

Thanks for completing the tags indicating you wish to research/document your family history. You are now a confirmed member, and you can get started adding your family members.

As we've said, WikiTree is quite different from other genealogy sites. So, we've put together a guided tour to help you learn how to use it. Your first stop is How to Start Climbing Our Tree.

Tomorrow, you'll hear from a Mentor who will check in to see how you're doing and answer any questions you might have.

Next week, you'll get another message with your next stop on the guided tour.

You can also meet some of our members by joining in the fun with our Question of the Week in the G2G forum: What do you do to honor the veterans in your family tree?

Great to have you on board and good luck growing your branches.

Ludwig :)

On 20 May 2017 at 04:18 GMT Charlotte Shockey wrote:

Hello Holly,

Welcome to the WikiTree family!

WikiTree is different than other genealogy websites because our goal is to have one profile per person, and that means we share ancestors and work together as a BIG collaborative team! I hope you'll love it as much as I do!

The email we just sent has helpful links to get you started. When you confirm your email address, you’ll be given an opportunity to volunteer to help document our collective family history.

Use the Tags and comments to tell us about your genealogical interests.

When you volunteer, one of our Greeters will confirm your membership. Then you'll be able to add your family to the tree!

Charlotte (Georgia, USA)

P.S. I'm happy to answer any questions!



Queen Elizabeth II Holly is 32 degrees from Aaron Copland, 27 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 22 degrees from Barbara Shoff and 24 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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