Jane (Murtishaw) Lindsey

Jane (Murtishaw) Lindsey

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Jane Lindsey formerly Murtishaw
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Account confirmed 26 Jun 2014 | Jane's 916 contributions | 73 thank-yous received
Profile last modified | Created 26 Jun 2014
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Wiki Genealogist May 2016 Club 100 May 2015 Club 100 DNA Project Member Southern Colonies Project Member GEDCOM Equipped Pre-1700 Honor Code Signatory DNA Tested Volunteer
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Categories: Little Name Study | Surry County, Virginia, Little Name Study.


I first became interested in genealogy when my aunt published two books on my mother's family lines in the mid 1970s. I got serious about it when I logged on (via dial-up modem!) to Prodigy - the first online service with a graphical interface. One holiday weekend, probably about 1987, I logged into their genealogy forum. Looking at some of the posts, I found that my ancestors and my husband's ancestors knew each other in the 1700s. This later turned out not to be true, but it was interesting. I posted a query and quickly got an answer. Then another. Many of us stayed up most of the night chatting back and forth on dial up internet. I had found new friends and new interests and thought that Prodigy genealogy was always this exciting. Later I found out the reason it was so busy that night was that forum had been given free access for the night. It was not always that busy because it usually cost too much. But I was hooked!


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My 2nd great grandparents were Russell G Beall & Chloe Dent, whose mother was also a Beall

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On 30 May 2018 at 17:54 GMT Dola (Nowell) Acree wrote:

Hi Jane!

Now I can see your picture and see what you look like. Look at mine! I think I can help you with your Nancy Nowell now. I just set up a new Nowell One Name Page and would like for you to join. I think you would be great help. Please join us. Dola

On 30 Mar 2018 at 02:36 GMT Mike Thede wrote:

Hey Jane, We're apparently 15 cousins 3 times removed . I long stretch, I know, but I had found you through a DNA match which is kind of cool because it confirms a rather ancient ancestor we both had listed in our family trees. ( John Throckmorton MP )

On my 23&Me relatives I also have a match for a John Michael Murtishaw ...4th to distant cousin. Just curios if he is on your radar also ? Thanks, Mike

On 24 Feb 2018 at 14:19 GMT Amy Brooke wrote:

Jane, we are genetically matched. I'm curious why I don't show up on the DNA list for Gov Thomas Brooke but I show up in the list of his son. I'm new to Wiki.....

On 9 Apr 2017 at 17:39 GMT Charlotte Shockey wrote:

So glad you are here! Have you DNA tested your line of Brewer forefathers?

If you are interested in genetic genealogy, please join our WikiTree DNA Project.

We also have a Brewer One-Name-Study to assist you with your research.

If you have not done so already, please set your preferences for your Tags Followed to include Brewer & any other tag terms that you wish to follow.

If you would like to help other Brewers, please find and add sources to any of these Unsourced Brewer profiles.

Are you related to me, Charlotte Shockey?

On 18 Oct 2016 at 10:14 GMT Mark Summers wrote:

Jane and Mark are 9th cousins three times removed

On 28 Apr 2016 at 00:46 GMT Leake Little wrote:

Hi Jane - Unfortunately, no. But that is a great question and something I should have mentioned to you earlier. I'm aware of as many as three other Little families that were itinerant, or preceded my William Little line. There was a colonial Alexander Little who married a Boggan daughter, and if I recall correctly a Jacob Little, etc. I used to search documents in the Anson County register of deeds office and I do remember seeing deed references but not so many wills connected to these other families.

There is a researcher in Anson who knows how to search these records. He presently works part-time with the Anson Historical Society in their offices. His name is Steve Bailey but we should discuss before you engage him.

On 29 May 2015 at 11:13 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Hello Jane,

I hope you're enjoying WikiTree.

Our vision is to build a collaborative tree. Always look for Duplicates before adding a profile.

Feel free to check out How To Use WikiTree.

Our Help Index covers topics you may have questions about.

Our G2G Forum is where many of our generous members help each other out.

Visit our "Weekend Chat". Say hello, introduce yourself, and see what other members are up to right now! http://www.wikitree.com/g2g/151719/weekend-chat-all-members-are-invited-29-may-2015

Of course, I'm here to help in any way I’m able.

Robert ~ WikiTree Mentor

On 28 May 2015 at 16:07 GMT Kitty (Cooper) Smith wrote:

Welcome to the DNA Project: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Project:DNA

Please make sure each bit of DNA test information is added to the actual test participant's profile, not someone else's like your own. To make cousin connections, WikiTree needs to see the FamilyTree tab. Check that your Privacy on your profile is set to "Private with Public Family Tree" as a minimum. (Living minors should have an Unlisted privacy level.)

Please set your preferences for your Tags Followed to include DNA and other terms on the (G2G) feed: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:Following

As you add your family lines and connect to the big WikiTree, you may find new cousins. Use the Relationship calculator to see if you are related to me, Cooper-1 with http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:Relationship

On 28 May 2015 at 11:42 GMT Paula J wrote:

Welcome to the U.S. Southern Colonies project!!

On 26 May 2015 at 19:18 GMT Abby (Brown) Glann wrote:

Fantastic, Jane. I would recommend getting in touch with the US Southern Colonies Project. They have tons of resources and are always looking for more members to help them fill out the tree in that area. Let me know if you have questions or need help with anything.


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