John Weavers from Elphamstone Essex who emigrated to Southland NZ in the 1850s. My grandmother is descended from his family
Jeff Thomas's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Jeff or other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Jeff:
Hi Jeff Thanks for accepting my requests. I am interested to know the family tree connection. I am Frank Charles Lockie's daughter and am at the early stages of doing our family tree. Regards Jennifer (Lockie) Lillas
Hi Jeff , Thanks for your message. Excellent and welcome! I've added the project badge to your profile. If you click on the badge it will take you to the full list of our wonderful members. Click on New Zealand Project will take you the first page of the project. Scroll down to participants. I've added your good self . Can you add your area of interest etc. I'll let you explore and catch up with you later. As this is a fairly new project any ideas would be most welcome.
Jeff, Caroline (Wotring) McKimmy, is my Gt. Gt. Grandmother. She married Rev. Perry McKimmy, if you have Access to Ancestry.com look for a Tree called: Calkins-Ladner-McKimmy-Briggs the big tree. Perry McKimmy, was the Son of: James & Mary Elizabeth (Wilt) McKimmy of: Preston County, West Virginia. Rev. Perry & Caroline had 9 children total. One infant dying. If you visit Findagrave.com look for McKimmy's in Gladwin County, MI you'll see all the Names connected with Full Gladwin County Record Obituaries even entered. Here is a Link to Caroline (Wotring) McKimmy FAG memorial at: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6684762
I enjoy reserching family links especially for those whose ancestors emigrated to NZ in the 19th century. My own family history revealed graves of long-forgotten relatives in the very town we moved to, without knowing this