Carole Lynn Partridge

Carole Partridge

Privacy Level: Private with Public Biography and Family Tree (Yellow)
Carole L. Partridge
Born 1960s.
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Daughter of and
Sister of [private brother (1960s - unknown)]
Mother of [private daughter (unknown - unknown)] and [private son (1990s - unknown)]
Account confirmed 24 Sep 2013 | Carole's 67422 contributions | 9183 thank-yous received
Profile last modified | Created 24 Sep 2013 | Last significant change: 20 Feb 2018
20:52: Elizabeth (Shouse) Pitts posted a message on the page for Carole Partridge. [Thank Elizabeth for this]
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I have been interested in genealogy since childhood because my grandparents, great-aunts and great-uncles were wonderful family storytellers. The problem was that I didn't know which stories were true, and which were either family legends or bedtime stories never intended to be taken as actual family history.

I became more serious about genealogy from 2006 to 2007, but gave it up after coming across so many wacky online family trees. In 2013, my brother asked a question about Henry Frank Smith, our great-great-grandfather. A quick Google search showed that there were now multitudes of free internet resources, including newspaper images, cemetery records, passenger lists, and some vital records going back to the 1600s. I caught the genealogy bug again.

I discovered WikiTree in September 2013, and have been using it extensively. I'm volunteering as a Greeter/Mentor, and an Arborist, focusing on merging and cleaning up Puritan Great Migration profiles.

Relatives (I know of) who are active on WikiTree

... which brings me to this.

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Carole is a Wiki Genealogy Volunteer following these tags:
Following this tag may decrease how often I embarrass myself.
Arborists propose merges and clean up messy profiles. If you're patient and detail-oriented, this job's for you!
I'm trying to distinguish between 2 or 3 Daniel Bedells to identify my third great-grandfather. He was born about 1800 in Dutchess County, New York, and moved to Rensselaer County as a child or young adult.
I'm hoping to learn something about my 4th ggm, Jane Boyer of St. George's, Bermuda. She was born in 1782, and married Henshall Stubbs on Grand Turk Island in 1803.
My maternal grandmother was Nora Gertrude Crews. Her extended family moved from Perry County, Alabama, to Smith County, Texas, in 1879.
My maternal great-grandmother was Laura Jane Crone. Her grandfather, Cyrus Scott Crone, moved from Ohio to Smith County, Texas, in the mid to late 1800s.
Cynthia Frisbie was my 3rd ggm. She was born about 1818 in Mississippi and came to Texas. She married William Sturrock of Angus, Scotland.
I'm a Co-Leader of the Greeters Project... Hi!
My husband's surname. His family came from Broome County, New York. Although the word hake can refer to a kind of fish, the surname Hakes probably refers to a bill hook (or "bill"), a nasty weapon used in medieval warfare.
Co-Leader of the Greeters Project.
Following this tag because I'm part of the Mentors Project.
I'm a descendent of John Partridge of Medfield, Massachusetts.
Puritan Great Migration - many of my ancestors and those of my husband were part of the wave of people, Puritan and otherwise, who came to America between 1621 and 1640.
Nancy Pumphrey was my 3rd ggm. She was born in 1810 in Pitt County, North Carolina. She married John Gregory in Georgia about 1830. They moved to the Republic of Texas after he was charged with murder in the US.
Serena Savell was my 3rd ggm. She was born about 1820 in Mississippi, and married Stephen Allen. She died in 1879 in Rusk County, Texas.
Mary Sider, sister of Joseph, was my 3rd ggm. She was born 1825 in Pennsylvania. She married Cyrus Scott Crone in Champaign County, Ohio in 1850. They settled in Smith County in East Texas, where Cyrus worked as a cabinet maker. Mary died in Texas in 1916.
Following this tag as part of Arborist and Mentor roles.
I think that Anstress Wainright was my husband's 2nd ggm. She was born about 1824 in New York, and married Reuben Sanders. They lived near Binghamton, Broome, New York.

DNA Connections
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On 20 Feb 2018 at 01:52 GMT Elizabeth (Shouse) Pitts wrote:

Thank you Carole for trying to help me with my Shouse info, but there were so many mistakes that I went in and did my best to get some changes made. I still have not been able to remove where they have "half" by my brother's names, but maybe I'll soon learn. I really do not know why I have two, but the one with my picture is supposed to be the original. I do not understand about the "merge" so maybe I will get to familiarize myself with procedures soon. All help is appreciated. I have my Shouse info Rev. Nelson researched so maybe soon I can post more that will help others. Thanks again! Lib

On 18 Feb 2018 at 05:35 GMT Sarah (Sweitzer) Musselman wrote:

I do not like the way wijitree does things. why should the person who puts a name on here be the profile

manage of the person. My cousin put myself and all my family on here , yes I can be added to the trusted list but he puts wrong information on here and he is still the manager - even of myself. DO NOT APPRECIATE it

On 14 Feb 2018 at 22:39 GMT Kate (Grube) Mylin wrote:

Hi Carole,

I registered with my married name. I want to correct it, but it says i cant,until my gedcom is processed.... so, what should i do in the meantime? I am so sorry.

On 13 Feb 2018 at 03:22 GMT Jennifer Brown wrote:

can you give a beginner some advise? how do I add 23and me on here?


On 10 Feb 2018 at 19:01 GMT Jill Beardsley wrote:

Thank you Carole, I have so many questions and don't know the right ones to ask, and don't know where to look. I am grateful that you will be there to support me. THX a million in advance.

On 6 Feb 2018 at 13:37 GMT Jerry Starling wrote:

Thanks for the tip on where to go for an introduction to the site. So far, I've added my father. Next will put my mom up. Someone has done a book on her mother's Bowen family, taking it back to the Norman conquest. How will I need to handle that? I'm sure the book is copyrighted, and I doubt that the man who put it together is still alive.

Jerry Starling

On 6 Feb 2018 at 03:50 GMT Deborah Horrocks wrote:

Thank you Carol...all a bit confusing - but if I read the directions.....:-)

On 5 Feb 2018 at 20:09 GMT Holly Pinkley wrote:

The dates are too far off for the Hatfield merge - more research is needed as these are really common names

On 5 Feb 2018 at 03:31 GMT Roger Brooker wrote:

Thank you Carol - I will try out Wiki Tree; see how I go. If I get stuck I will holler!

On 31 Jan 2018 at 22:23 GMT Kate (Grube) Mylin wrote:

Thank you for encouraging me! This is new & challenging me.

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Queen Elizabeth II Carole is 23 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 28 degrees from Carol Keeling, 17 degrees from George Washington and 20 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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