Category Archives: Research

Exploring the new “Genetic Communities™” on Ancestry.com

Forewarning. This is Veronica, the other Genealogy Sister, writing today. You’ll be glad to know that Maryann who writes 99.9% of the posts will be back online with a new post very soon. I decided to make a rare appearance … Continue reading

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Marriage Return for Timothy Mahoney and Mary Bohan – 1889

I just received this marriage return for my second great-uncle, Timothy Mahoney, from the New Jersey Archives. I ordered it online on February 8th, 2017, and received it in the mail in less than three weeks. I so wish that … Continue reading

Posted in Blogger, Bohan, Churches, Family Names, Family research, Mahoney, Marriage Records, New Jersey, Newark, Research, St. James Roman Catholic Church, Woodbridge | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Doran Y-DNA Results

The Y-DNA results are in from a family member and the haplogroup is R-M269. The test was done at Family Tree DNA out of Houston, Texas. The photograph of the Doran brothers was taken in Harrison, Hudson County, New Jersey … Continue reading

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