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: McCathern Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Sebern Silas McCathern
Posted by: john madden (ID *****3841) Date: October 12, 2004 at 07:38:16
In Reply to: Re: Sebern Silas McCathern by Rachel Fitting of 142

Hi Rachel,
Thanks for replying. Yes, I guess everyone will have to keep digging for Sebern's parents. Hopefully, somewhere, there is a page or two with enough information to be able to track his lineage. It is so frustrating to be stopped on a line at 1820, which seems like yesterday in genealogical terms. It's especially frustrating since my mother was born the year he died and my grandmother knew him. I, unfortunately, didn't start asking questions until it was too late to talk with my grandmother about it. Perhaps she knew little or nothing about her great grandfather's parents. Or a lot. In any case, that possible source is gone.
It is some comfort to know that some 20th great grandchild will probably be able to look up everything about me. I just wish we could do the same for all the Seberns in our lines.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/mccathern/messages/91.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

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