Douglas Robert Lockwood

Doug Lockwood

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Doug R. Lockwood
Born 1950s.
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Brother of , and [private sister (1950s - unknown)]
Father of [private daughter (unknown - unknown)] and [private son (unknown - unknown)]
Died 2000s.
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Lockwood-1016 created 5 Nov 2013 | Last modified | Last edit: 13 Nov 2017
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My Dad named me after his hero, General Douglas MacArthur  : General Douglas MacArthur


I guess I owe my interest in genealogy to being an incorrigible child. I'm told I "mouthed off" a lot to my Mom. After getting my mouth washed out with soap, or whatever the appropriate punishment was, I would normally get banished to my room for a few days. With nothing else to do, I started reading all the history books my parents had put in my room. Considering my track record for banishment, it did not take long for me to develop an intense interest in history. It was not long after, that I started asking my parents about our history. To my amazement, neither of them knew much at all about their family beyond their grandparents. My Mom would say that her father told her they were "Jersey Dutch". My Dad told me his mother came from England and not much else. About ten years ago, my Mom's brother, equally frustrated, completed a lengthy and very professional, well-sourced genealogical study for that side of the family. This inspired me to do the same on my father's side of the family, as well as, my beloved wife's family. The results have been interesting and surprising at times. Equally surprising, in a pleasant way, is meeting so many kind and generous people during my quest for genealogical enlightenment.

I have a BS in Biology (minors in History & English) & a MBA, all from the University of Richmond and have worked as a professional landscape designer Lockwood_Fine_Outdoor_Design for many years before adding genealogy to my list of interests. In addition, I am crazy about cats, a trait passed on by my father.

Researching and documenting family genealogy has become a passion [1]. I am a member of the Association_of_Professional_Genealogists and find great pleasure in helping others find their history. To use a business analogy, genealogy is the ultimate micro-economic perspective of history. Most of my ancestors came to the U.S. from England, Scotland, the Netherlands, Germany, France and Norway (DNA tests say I'm 100% European with origins around northwest coastal Europe, Scandinavia, France, the German/French Alps & the British Isles. My ancestors that came to America in the 17th century were primarily Dutch or English. The English were part of the Puritan Great Migration & initially settled on Shelter & Gardiner's Island, part of Long Island, while the Dutch settled in New Amsterdam & vicinity. Later they all settled in Trenton and Bergen County, NJ; as well as, Sussex County, Delaware, Rockland, Suffolk & King's County, NY, Eastern Massachusetts, Hartford and Fairfield Counties, CT.

The prominent names associated with them are:

  • Ackerman, Andrew, Armitage/Armytage
  • Banta, Baumann, Benjamin, Blauvelt, Bottomley, Bourne, Bowers, Brenner, Buys
  • Chappell, Clarke, Clayton, Conklin, Cooper, Corne, Culpeper
  • Davies, Darlington, Demarest, Denton, Dougherty, Dunkerley
  • Eckerson
  • Fairburne, Federlichner/Federlechner
  • Ganung, Gardiner, Granger, Gibson, Grindrod/Grinrod, Groetel
  • Hallock, Hoerr, Hocking, Horton, Howell
  • John
  • Knobloch
  • Lawry, Lauth, Lister, Litchult, Lockwood, Luce
  • Mabie/ Mabille, Meinzer, Mellor, Moss
  • Parkin, Parschal, Philip, Polhemus, Post
  • Quackenbush
  • Rae, Ramsden, Rayner, Richards, Rober, Roth, Rudlun/Redner, Ryker
  • Schardein, Spier, Stanier/Stanyer, Stephens, Shaw, Shuart, Stapleton, Straut
  • Taylor, Terry, Thorp, Tredwen, Trewyn, Truan, Turse/Toers/Tuers
  • Van Oostrum
  • Walmsley, Wannamacher, Wood, Woodhead, Wortendyke, Wycoffe, Wyld
  • Zabriskie/ Sobieski, and others.


I am also interested in my beloved wife's genealogy ( & as it turns out 11th cousin - who knew?). Her ancestors are primarily from Freiburg, Germany, England, Scotland, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland & Finland. They initially settled in Broome County, NY, Eastern, PA & Southern, NJ.

The prominent names are:

  • Ayers
  • Barnes, Bowen, Braddock, Bradway, Burdsall, Butterworth, Brach, Braithwaite
  • Chase, Clement, Connolly
  • Dennis, Dunn
  • Ellis, Elton
  • Faust, Fithian, Fogg, Foster, Fowler
  • Gibbon, Garrison, Groetel
  • Haines, Hall, Hancock, Hogan, Horton, Hoyt, Hunt
  • Kabisser, Klorer
  • Leeds, Lefevre, Lippincott, Lockwood
  • Mason, Merrit, Morgan, Morris, Murphy
  • Pitt, Pledger, Potts, Powers
  • Redstreake, Rogers, Ryan
  • Schiffhauer, Scwheinhardt, Schwere, Seeley, Seifert, Selby, Sinnickson, Somers, Stokes, Swayze
  • Townsend, Trimble, Troxell
  • Vickery
  • Ware, Weed, Wheaton, Wood, Woodruff, Wright, Wunder & others

They concentrated in Salem, Cumberland, Burlington & Camden counties New Jersey, Binghamton NY, eastern Massachusetts, Hartford CT and Bethlehem PA. Many of them were Quakers.

The English & French side of her family is fairly easy to trace to the eighth century with connections to Charlemagne & the house of Plantagenet.

The German side of her family has been difficult, but has been documented to the 15th century with origins in the Swiss/German Alps; while her Swedish/Finnish line can be traced to the 17th century and settling in Salem County, NJ.

Her English ancestry also includes some interesting legends. The_Jersey_Devil & the ghosts at Myrtles_Plantation, Louisiana stand out, along with accusations of witchcraft in Salem, MA.

As an aside, I was absolutely thunderstruck when I saw that Wikitree has a category for B 29 bombers in World War II. Specifically, there is an article within the category for the B 29 bomber, the City of Trenton[[2]]. This is the plane my Dad flew in during the war, as the tail gunner, earning the Distinguished Flying Cross. I still can not believe it.....an article that allows me to contribute my memories of my hero!




Top 10 Most Wanted Ancestors List 1.Samuel Redner 2.Sarah Benjamin 3.James Denton 4.Laurence A Selby 5.Thomas Conklin 6.John Granger 7.Camilla Wright 8.John Wood 9.Henry G Barnes 10.Mary Foster


Our Tree Family_Tree can also be seen on Ancestry .

My wife Linda & me back in the day playing golf.


I must give special thanks to Peter_Lockwood, (most likely related - connection TBD), founder & administrator of the Lockwood One Name Study registered with the Guild of One Name Studies, for his invaluable research & support. I also owe much thanks to my cousins Brian Slattery & Elizabeth Bowers for their much needed help with our Lockwood & Bowers paternal family genealogy & my uncle, James Turse http://familytree.turse.org/, for his incredible research on our maternal (Turse/Toers/Tuers) Dutch family line. Cousin Brian Stanton, http://www.weareallkin.info/index.php, also deserves great credit for his thorough research into the Conklin part of our maternal family tree, as does cousin Fred Bressette for his research into the Lockwood/Midwood line of our family.

Hanging out with my dear friend Lou Gerstle & my brother-in-law Bill Joseph



Ancestral Origins per FTDNA



Ancestral Origins per Ancestry



A note to my relatives (known & unknown) that may see our tree, please know that genealogy is always a work in progress requiring improvement, corrections & refinement. If you see things that need to be changed, deleted or included, don't hesitate to contribute!



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My Beloved Sister

My Lovely Daughter

My Beautiful Wife

My Handsome Son

I'm a Lucky Guy


FTGB-11 is the DNA for Lockwood Line 1


In the event of my untimely demise I want to be sure that none of my hard work on WikiTree ends up having to be deleted. While I fully intend to be around to manage all my profiles for a good while, in the event of my sudden death, I hereby give permission for all of my private profiles to be transferred to any of my family members or my uncle Jim Turse and his family.


AJ Calculator: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:Connection https://www.wikitree.com/treewidget/Lockwood-1016/5

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https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Category:Unsourced_Profiles

pre 1500 Feed: https://www.wikitree.com/index.php?title=Special:NetworkFeed&pre1500=1

https://www.flickr.com/photos/divinedesignbydouglockwood/


https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Space:Team_Virginia



Redirects: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Project_Pages#Adding_Redirects_for_Project_Tag_Alternates

ONS Redirects: they create a link between the space page for the ONS and the surname search page so that the ONS appears on the search page. Only leaders can create redirects. In this case, what I did was type http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Project:Condit in the address bar.

It comes back and says the page doesn't exist. Then I hit the create or edit tab and in the box I enter #REDIRECT Space:Condit Name Study with the space in between the two and everything.

Merging Free Space Pages: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:MergeSpace

Dutch Archives: https://archief.amsterdam/indexen/index.nl.html

Dutch Settlers Info: http://www.many-roads.com/2017/02/16/beverwyck-rensselaerswyck-fort-orange-research/



Sources

  • First-hand information. Entered by Douglas Lockwood at registration.


Wikitree Member Cousins



  • Jim Turse: mother's brother
  • Lee Youngman: 4th cousins
  • Rachel Green: 5th cousins
  • Lil Peterson: 6th cousin once removed
  • Drew Meeks: 6th cousins 2 times removed
  • Bruce Hamilton: 7th cousin once removed
  • Judith Painter-McGregor: 7th cousins once removed
  • Dr Warren Ayer: 8th cousin twice removed
  • Holly Semmens: 8th cousins 2 times removed
  • Theodore Palmer: 8th cousins 2 times removed
  • Jeff Gray: 8th cousins 3 times removed
  • Sir William Arbuthnot: 9th cousins
  • Janine Barber: 9th cousins
  • John Schmeekle: 9th cousins
  • Dana Schreder: 9th cousins
  • Carrie Quackenbush: 9th cousins
  • Mike Petry: 9th cousins
  • Terry Mandeville: 9th cousins
  • Henry Chadwick: 9th cousins once removed
  • Doris Muller: 9th cousins once removed
  • Greta Gaffin: 9th cousins once removed
  • Anne Baker: 9th cousins once removed
  • Joan Landreth: 9th cousins twice removed
  • Toby Rockwell: 9th cousins twice removed
  • Abby Glan: 9th cousins 2 times removed
  • Kathryn Hogan: 9th cousins 2 times removed
  • Richard Hollenbeck: 9th cousins 2 times removed
  • Vic Watt: 9th cousins 3 times removed
  • Philip Smith: 9th cousins 3 times removed
  • Rod DuBois: 9th cousins three times removed






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  • private children's names (2)
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Followed Tags
Doug is a Wiki Genealogy Volunteer following these tags:
BARNES
Wife's paternal grandmother
BOWERS
My paternal grandmother
FEDERLECHNER
Name variant for 2nd grt grandfather
FEDERLICHNER
My maternal second great grandfather
GRANGER
My maternal grandfather
GRINDROD
Great Grandmother
LOCKWOOD
My surname
REDNER
2nd Great Grandfather
SCHIFFHAUER
Wife's maiden name
STANIER
Grt Grandmother
STOKES
Wife's maternal grandmother
STRAUT
maternal 2nd grt grandmother
TOERS
Turse variant
TUERS
Turse variant
TURSE
My mother's maiden name
WOODRUFF
Wife's mother's maiden name


DNA Tested
Doug Lockwood's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Doug or other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA. Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
  • Doug Lockwood: Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 37 markers, haplogroup R-M269, Ysearch R52HA, FTDNA kit #325418
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Doug:

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On 12 Nov 2017 at 12:48 GMT Graham Irwin wrote:

Thanks Doug. I can't help feeling that Henry made up his middle name as it doesn't seem to have been used until quite late in his life. Graham

On 26 Oct 2017 at 14:47 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

HI Doug,

Hope you are well. Just dropped by to say thank you for your contributions to the community's shared tree. Every contribution is appreciated you are doing a wonderful job of support others. You obviously love what you do Thank you

Janet Member of the Wikitree Appreciation Team

On 19 Oct 2017 at 20:32 GMT Martha (Beaugh) Leger wrote:

Hi Doug , I have started A Beaugh Name Study because I want to learn more about my ancestors .I have reached out to other Beaugh`s asking for any help they can give. but no one seems interested in finding new relatives & ancestors. don`t know what else to do. then I read about you & all the wonderful information you have gotten so I thought no one better to ask for help then you .

looking forward to hearing from you . Martha Beaugh-15 Leger

On 3 Oct 2017 at 21:19 GMT Andrea (Stawski) Pack wrote:

Excellent job done on your profile Doug and very honorable with your family involved in your BIO. You did a fantastic job of Sourcing during the challenge. Thank you for being a part of our extraordinary team.

On 3 Oct 2017 at 04:53 GMT Mel (Gilbert) Lambert wrote:

WOW 505 sourced profiles. Team Virginia made 3rd !!! Thanks for the hard work and being part of Team Virginia. I hope to see you next Source-a-Thon . Have a wonderful night

On 2 Oct 2017 at 03:22 GMT Mel (Gilbert) Lambert wrote:

Thank you for all the hard work you are doing in the Source-a-Thon

353 profiles sourced is something to be very proud of.

On 28 Sep 2017 at 21:46 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

Cool! Welcome back Doug :D

the 2017 page is Space:Team Virginia - 2017 Source-a-Thon

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On 23 Sep 2017 at 15:30 GMT Jon Czarowitz wrote:

Thanks Doug Yes the Cline Name Study is up and running. The redirect is still needed.

Jon P Czarowitz [Czarowitz-1]

On 6 Sep 2017 at 20:17 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

Hi Doug! Team Virginia would love to have you back for this year's Source-a-Thon.

Info: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Source-a-Thon (has a link to registration also)

Team Virginia - 2017 Source-a-Thon: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Space:Team_Virginia_-_2017_Source-a-Thon

On 4 Sep 2017 at 17:50 GMT Lizzie (Batman) Griffiths wrote:

I Doug, I've been adding my husbands ancestors. His mother is Brenda Grindrod and I have stumbled into your Grindrods as I've worked backwards. Thanks for creating Timothy and Eliza Cain/Khain, I've adopted them both.... Any ideas on where our trees may coincide? Its not a common name so I feel sure we must be nearly there?!?! In your Ancestry tree you have a James Grindrod born 1774.... I think he may be the link but struggling to prove it!

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Queen Elizabeth II Doug is 22 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 19 degrees from Jeanie Roberts, 17 degrees from Myles Standish and 15 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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