Early Rochester Family Records; #5

I added the fifth page of records from the old newspaper column “Early Rochester Family Records” that were published between 1910 and 1912. The records are on Page 45 of Biographies. Highlights of families on this page are: Goss family of Pittsford William Welch family of Wheatland Horace Bush family of Penfield Lusk family of …

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Early Rochester Family Records; #4

I added the fourth page of records from the old newspaper column “Early Rochester Family Records” that were published between 1910 and 1912. The records are on Page 44 of Biographies. Highlights of families on this page are: Latta family of Charlotte, including a long autobiographical sketch by George C, Latta Children & grand-children of …

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Pictures of Monroe County, NY

I started adding pictures to the GenWeb of Monroe County website about 1997 or 1998. At that time everyone had slower internet connections so most of the pictures were rather small. Plus I had to hand code all the webpages that the pictures were on. That got really tedious and it was difficult to add …

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Early Rochester Family Records; #3

I added the third page of records from the old newspaper column “Early Rochester Family Records” that were published between 1910 and 1912. The records are on Page 43 of Biographies. Highlights of families on this page are: Archibald Crandall family Bible records Rev. Francis Cuming family Letters from Sunderland P. Gardner describing his family …

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Early Rochester Family Records; #2

I added the second page of records from the old newspaper column “Early Rochester Family Records” that were published between 1910 and 1912. The records are on Page 42 of Biographies. Highlights of families on this page are: Rev. Solomon Allen William Alling (publisher) Judges Timothy, Timothy Jr and Daniel D. Barnard Ira & James …

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Early Rochester Family Records

I have uploaded the first of a set of web pages of genealogies for some early Rochester area families. I named it page 41 of biographies but it really is family genealogies. The records came from a newspaper column called “Early Rochester Family Records” but it included early families from all over the region. The …

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Happy New Year and Additions for 2014

Happy New Year! I hope this is the year that you find that elusive ancestor. You are probably asking what I am going to be adding the GenWeb of Monroe County this year. I’m only guessing but I think I will try to add more marriages from The Daily Record and also marriages & deaths …

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Review of 2013 Additions on Monroe Co. GenWeb; part 3

This is the final part of the series of additions to the GenWeb of Monroe County website. I took a book with me to the RootsTech conference in March. FamilySearch was offering free scanning of books that were out of copyright. I was expecting to get back a finished PDF file but instead I got …

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Review of 2013 Additions on Monroe Co. GenWeb; part 2

Continuing on with the additions to the GenWeb of Monroe County for 2013… There were just 2 new cemetery records added this year. The first cemetery used to be called the Stone Road Cemetery. It is a Jewish cemetery that in the northern part of Rochester on what was originally Stone Road but after road …

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Review of 2013 Additions on Monroe Co. GenWeb; part 1

Over the next few days I will looking at things that I added to the GenWeb of Monroe Co. Website. In my last blog post I mentioned that I finished scanning and posting records from the 1869-70 business directory of Monroe County. I did the Town of Wheatland in 2002, a couple more Towns in …

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