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Re: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica

karlene... Each Parish in Jamaica has AT LEAST one Group on Facebook, most have two or more, and the people in those Groups are very helpful. May I suggest that you find the right Parish Group for where you were born, give them enough info to go on, and see if maybe they can help you. In Facebook, s...
by bimjim
Tue Dec 08, 2015 1:00 am
 
Forum: Jamaica
Topic: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica
Replies: 3
Views: 723

Re: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica

karlene... Each Parish in Jamaica has AT LEAST one Group on Facebook, most have two or more, and the people in those Groups are very helpful. May I suggest that you find the right Parish Group for where you were born, give them enough info to go on, and see if maybe they can help you. In Facebook, s...
by bimjim
Tue Dec 08, 2015 1:00 am
 
Forum: Surnames H
Topic: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica
Replies: 2
Views: 412

Records of the Danish West Indies

Dante C. Beretta wrote: I found this site recently and I wanted to make sure everyone interested in the records of the Danish West Indies knows about this- the Danish archives (Rigsarkivet) has put many of the Danish West Indies records . in the hopes of getting these records transcribed as part of ...
by bimjim
Mon Dec 07, 2015 4:31 pm
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Danish West Indies
Topic: Records of the Danish West Indies
Replies: 3
Views: 632

New Features Make it Easier to Find and View Family Records

https://familysearch.org/blog/en/viewerupdate/?cid=social_20151203_55916756&adbid=10153127735906039&adbpl=fb&adbpr=328754391038 New Features Make it Easier to Find and View Family Records Matt Wright November 4, 2015 FamilySearch collections are growing every day, adding genealogically r...
by bimjim
Thu Dec 03, 2015 4:38 pm
 
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: New Features Make it Easier to Find and View Family Records
Replies: 0
Views: 415

Re: The Forgotten “White” Slaves The Slaves That Time Forgot

The fact really is that the English treated everybody else like subhumans; not just the Irish and Scots, but also the French, Africans, Chinese, Japanese, Indians, Egyptians - everybody and anybody who was not white and English, everybody and anybody who came under their control, whether they were i...
by bimjim
Thu Dec 03, 2015 3:19 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Forgotten “White” Slaves The Slaves That Time Forgot
Replies: 3
Views: 679

Re: Look-ups

Maybe if you left a Post in the "Look-up Requests" Board with details someone may be able to help... but without names, places and dates you are not likely to have any replies. Placing a Post in the appropriate Surname Alphabetical area will also last much longer and probably attract more ...
by bimjim
Tue Dec 01, 2015 5:23 pm
 
Forum: Look-up Volunteers
Topic: Look-ups
Replies: 5
Views: 2819

The Forgotten “White” Slaves The Slaves That Time Forgot

The Irish Slave Trade – The Forgotten “White” Slaves The Slaves That Time Forgot. By John Martin During the 1650s, over 100,000 Irish children aged 10 to 14 were taken from their parents and sold as slaves in the West Indies, Virginia and New England. In this decade, 52,000 Irish (mostly women and c...
by bimjim
Mon Nov 30, 2015 2:05 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Forgotten “White” Slaves The Slaves That Time Forgot
Replies: 3
Views: 679

Re: TUCKER - Jamaica

If you click on the PM icon to the right of DonnaR's Post, then DonnaR will be pre-loaded as a recipient, you do not need to add her. Alternatively, go to DonnaR's post, click on her ID ( DonnaR , in bold), and when her page comes up look for and click on "PM: Send private message", which ...
by bimjim
Wed Nov 25, 2015 1:41 pm
 
Forum: Surnames T
Topic: TUCKER - Jamaica
Replies: 8
Views: 3850

Re: TUCKER - Jamaica

Judy, you can pass them attached to Private Message. For your own protection I would prefer that emails are not in any public places. Scroll up to DonnaR's Post and look to the right. You will see a square icon with PM on it. Click that to bring up a Message form already set with DonnaR as the recip...
by bimjim
Wed Nov 25, 2015 1:02 am
 
Forum: Surnames T
Topic: TUCKER - Jamaica
Replies: 8
Views: 3850

The 25 most common surnames in Barbados

http://www.loopnewsbarbados.com/content/25-most-common-surnames-barbados The 25 most common surnames in Barbados November 20, 2015 What's in a name? Did you know that some people do not have a surname/last name? In fact, in some parts of the world it is common for people to have a mononym or only on...
by bimjim
Sat Nov 21, 2015 12:27 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 25 most common surnames in Barbados
Replies: 1
Views: 4094

T&T Family History web site

This website may provide some insight into the problems facing people trying to search for genealogical information outside of Trinidad: http://trinidadandtobagofamilyhistory.org/index.html
by bimjim
Fri Nov 20, 2015 2:33 pm
 
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: T&T Family History web site
Replies: 0
Views: 352

Re: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown

As a webmaster I almost could not do without it. Here is a useful page along those lines http://www.candoo.com/surnames/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=6267 But I am also originally from Barbados (now live north of Toronto), and I know relatives of hers from St. Lucia who now live in Calgary - the husband ...
by bimjim
Thu Nov 19, 2015 6:31 pm
 
Forum: Surnames F
Topic: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown
Replies: 16
Views: 4350

Re: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rihanna#Early_life Early life Rihanna grew up in the city of Bridgetown, Barbados. Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born on February 20, 1988, in Saint Michael, Barbados. Her mother, Monica Braithwaite, is a retired accountant of Afro-Guyanese background, and her father, Ronald ...
by bimjim
Thu Nov 19, 2015 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Surnames F
Topic: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown
Replies: 16
Views: 4350

Re: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown

You may already know it, but in case you did not, Bajan superstar Rihanna is also carries the surname Fenty.
by bimjim
Thu Nov 19, 2015 1:13 am
 
Forum: Surnames F
Topic: FENTY - Barbados, Bridgetown
Replies: 16
Views: 4350
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