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: Regional: U.S. States: Michigan: Mason County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Ivory in Ludington, Mason Co.
Posted by: Patrick J. McCann Date: February 01, 2001 at 21:50:29
  of 152

One of my great-great grandfathers was William Ivory b. circa 1845). His wife was Ellen Corcoran (b. Ireland). William's birthplace is listed as Canada on one official document and New York on another. I don't know which is true. One of his daughters (my g-grandmother, Catherine, was born in Brooklyn; of the three ramaining children, two, Eleanor (m. George Collins) and George Washington E., were born in Wisconsin and one, William Thomas (m. Anna Shanahan in Chicago, was born in Michigan. His Chicago obit said, "Ludington [Mason Co.,] papers please copy." By 1890 they were all in Chicago where they eventually died, all before 1917. William had at least one brother (name?) who had a daughter also named Catherine (Kitty) who married a Mr. Ross and moved to California before 1911.I do not know William's parents' names. He is one of my brick walls. Let me know if there are possibilities.








Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/mi/mason/messages/40.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