Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Carroll Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Carroll CT > PA War of 1812
Posted by: Eric Date: January 20, 2001 at 07:17:44
In Reply to: Re: Carroll CT > PA War of 1812 by Debbie Carroll Schoessow of 9602

Debbie,

You are fortunate to be dealing with a time period where good records were kept. Have you tried the traditional approach of sending for marriage, birth and death certificates? These records usually list parents and places. Do you have your fatherís birth and marriage certificates? If not you should. They might lead you to his parentís primary records. South Bend is in St. Joseph Co. Have you written there to request records for your grandmother?

(The above is known as unsolicited advise)

My only Carroll/Olson connection is that my mother Edith Carroll married Paul Olson in 1940, both from Michigan. In looking at my Carroll family tree I see two James Carrolls: James Dilly Carroll (1845-1883) Licking Co, OH to Marshall Co, IL, married Phebe Ellis in 1868, children unknown; and James Francis Carroll (1868-1947) Jasper Co, IL to Kalkaska Co, MI, married Ina Rouse in 1886, no children named James, Wayne, David, etc.

Eric


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/carroll/messages/4366.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network