A New Hampshire native, I was born and raised on the West Side of Manchester. I moved away for a time during my college years, first attending and graduating from University of Rochester with a Bachelor of Arts in Financial Economics and Political Science. I then attended the McCombs Schools of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, where I earned a Master in Professional Accounting degree. I am currently a licensed Certified Public Accountant and work in the accounting/finance sector.
I've had an interest in my family tree for many years. My family had constructed a rudimentary tree when I was young that included most of my great-great grandparents. I began researching more earnestly in June 2015, shortly after my grandmother, Irene (Labrecque) Cuvellier, passed away.
A review of my ancestors during the past several centuries demonstrates that most of my direct ancestors were commoners. One has to go back to the 17th century in order to find nobility among my direct ancestors, and further still to the 13th century to find purported royal ancestors. Results from Y chromosomal testing confirm my lineage genetically along the direct paternal line going back to the early 17th century.
The table below provides information on my progress in identifying my direct ancestors. The oldest generation comprising a full set of my direct ancestors is my 4th great-grandparents, which I completed in May 2017.
|ANCESTORS BY GENERATION||OVERALL ANCESTORS (CUMULATIVE)|
|Gen. #||Direct Relation to Self||Dates of Birth||Matches||#||# Identified in WikiTree||% Identified in WikiTree||Total #||Total # Identified||Total % Identified|
|1||Parent||1940s to 1950s||siblings||2||2||100%||2||2||100%|
|2||grandparent||1910s to 1930s||1st Cousins||4||4||100%||6||6||100%|
|3||great grandparent||1878 to 1910||2nd Cousins||8||8||100%||14||14||100%|
|4||2nd great grandparent||1832 to 1888||3rd Cousins||16||16||100%||30||30||100%|
|5||3rd great grandparent||1791 to 1863||4th Cousins||32||32||100%||62||62||100%|
|6||4th great grandparent||1758 to 1838||5th Cousins||64||64||100%||126||126||100%|
|7||5th great grandparent||1724 to 1815||6th Cousins||128||114||89.1%||254||240||93.8%|
|8||6th great grandparent||1660 to 1788||7th Cousins||256||203||79.3%||510||443||86.9%|
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On 5 Oct 2018 at 18:38 GMT Jelena Eckstädt wrote:
I copied the message I sent her back now when I saw she removed me from the project.
"Susie, I replied back! And I replied that I would like to continue to be in the project. In the Source-A-Thon I sourced Canadian profiles. I will copy this message now also to Greg. I want to stay in the project!"
Thanks for solving that Jelena
On 3 Oct 2018 at 12:46 GMT Debi (McGee) Hoag wrote:
On 2 Sep 2018 at 06:38 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:
Did you remove yourself from G. Simenon's trusted list? I can't remember having done such a thing (if I did, it was an error). I have set the profile to Public. He was a notable, after all. Isabelle
On 9 Aug 2018 at 07:06 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:
On 9 Jun 2018 at 03:57 GMT Emma (McBeth) MacBeath M.Ed MSM wrote:
On 31 May 2018 at 18:30 GMT Crystal (Prince) Tyrrell wrote:
On 6 Apr 2018 at 05:32 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:
On 31 Mar 2018 at 07:24 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:
On 27 Feb 2018 at 09:32 GMT Dorothy Barry wrote:
On 24 Feb 2018 at 23:35 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:
The permalinks provided by the Yvelines archives are so far the only ones I've seen that don't work (and they used to work). You've got to add http://archives.yvelines.fr in front of their permalink, like this: http://archives.yvelines.fr/ark:/36937/s0053cfbb8000d55/53cfbb809733b It should work. (Thanks for the improvement on the Genet profiles, by the way!) Isabelle