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I receive quite a bit of correspondence from people who are disappointed that I am not their relative.
If you have landed on this page because I am the Profile Manager for a Wikitree profile, please note that unless the person was born in the United Kingdom, they are probably not related to me.
Here is a list of individuals who are my blood relatives. (You can open a new tab by pressing down the control key before clicking on the hyperlink). The list is currently being constructed and not all individuals have been categorised.
Here is a list of all of the profiles I have created who are NOT related to me
At the foot of every profile, there is a Category box. You will find these category tags shown there if applicable.
The main reason is to increase the representation of Australians on Wikitree. Here are some of the reasons why I have created profiles and researched that person's immediate family tree, usually starting with a death notice in Trove.
Born 1975  in Hertford British Hospital in Greater Paris, France to Scottish parents. As far as I am aware all of my ancestors were also Scottish (though I'd love to find something else).
I emigrated to Victoria, Australia in 1984 (age 9) where I have lived ever since.
Particularly interested in the Donaldson, Chivas and Hill lines that emigrated to Ontario, Canada and Michigan, USA c1920-1930.
Alexander McAndrew of Tourello, Victoria (NEW)
Double Weddings related to Australia
Flemington Racecourse Fatalities
Kincoppal residence, Elizabeth Bay
Marriages performed by Rev. Nathaniel Kinsman
Nuns in Australia, co-managed with Rionne (Brassil) Brooks
Who Do You Think You Are (Australian TV program) - participant
I use these resources all of the time in my research
England and Wales
GRO (England and Wales Civil Registration) contains additional very helpful data such as mother's maiden name but FreeBMD Statutory Registration for England and Wales is still also a good place to get registration data.
Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths, and Marriages Note: Direct access not possible - click on blue box within this page (used to be 10c to view each search page)
NSW Registry of Births, Deaths, and Marriages
Queensland Government, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages - Historical Indices
Other Useful Websites
Genealogy SA master search for SA Statutory Registries and SA Newspaper Events
Tasmanian Names Index
Trove, Digitised Newspapers from the National Library of Australia
AIF Project, WWI Australian Service Records
World War 2 Nominal Rolls, Department of Veterans' Affairs, Australian Government
National Archives of Australia
Andrew is 43 degrees from Bob Saget, 31 degrees from Victor Borge, 42 degrees from Graham Chapman, 29 degrees from John Clarke, 42 degrees from John Cleese, 28 degrees from Phyllis Diller, 34 degrees from Gösta Ekman, 48 degrees from Whoopi Goldberg, 32 degrees from Bob Hope, 31 degrees from Barry Humphries, 46 degrees from Norman Wisdom and 34 degrees from Joan Hollander on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.
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