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Re: DE LAPEYROUSE, DE RUFFIER, D'AILLEBOUST - St. Lucia

Just FYI...

I got an auto-responder back from that user's email notification: "I am on leave until Monday 24 August".

So he may - or may not - see this Post before that date.

HTH

Jim
by bimjim
Wed Mar 09, 2016 3:24 pm
 
Forum: Surnames D
Topic: DE LAPEYROUSE, DE RUFFIER, D'AILLEBOUST - St. Lucia
Replies: 3
Views: 701

Crab (or something else) Rangoon

Not exactly Caribbean, but screams out for "modification" and "adaptation" of the stuffing!!! Saltfish ball mix? Black (or white) pudding filling? Chicken Pelau? Salsa and avocado? Spicy tuna and cream cheese? The mind boggles... LOL! http://www.spendwithpennies.com/crab-rangoon-...
by bimjim
Tue Mar 08, 2016 5:43 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Crab (or something else) Rangoon
Replies: 0
Views: 434

Passenger and immigration lists index

This is a series of books which is under subscription by very large libraries for their own Genealogy sections. I found a complete set (40 volumes, listed below) at the MTRL - Metro Toronto Reference Library - just north of Yonge and Bloor Streets, on the 4th Floor in the Genealogy section. They tak...
by bimjim
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:45 pm
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Passenger Lists
Topic: Passenger and immigration lists index
Replies: 11
Views: 3847

[LDS] Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conferences

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in collaboration with the National Genealogical Society in the various states are hosting a Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conference all over the United States. There is one being host in Jamaica as well as in Venezuela. To find a conference in your...
by bimjim
Thu Mar 03, 2016 2:22 pm
 
Forum: Seminars, Talks, Gatherings, Events...
Topic: [LDS] Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conferences
Replies: 0
Views: 432

10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou

10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou Ingredients 1 cup fine cornmeal ½ teaspoon table salt 1 cup sliced okras ( thawed frozen sliced okras would work just fine) 3 cups water Butter Equipment 1 regular sized microwave and microwave-proof bowl (like a round Pyrex) 1 large mixing bowl 1 large spoon Oven mi...
by bimjim
Mon Feb 29, 2016 2:57 am
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: 10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou
Replies: 1
Views: 614

Bajan Pudding and Souse

Bajan Pudding and Souse The dish Pudding and Souse is a traditional Saturday lunch for many Bajans. The souse is essentially pickled pork and the "pudding" is steamed sweet potato. Pudding in some other islands (Antigua, Guyana) is made with rice and is quite spicy. Traditionally souse was...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 8:01 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Bajan Pudding and Souse
Replies: 0
Views: 434

Jim’s Baked Pelau

Jim’s Baked Chicken Pelau (A variation on Mary’s Trinidadian Chicken Pelau) A family and friends regular at home or the beach, good warm or cold - a full meal if corn, green peas and diced vegetables are also added. Will keep refrigerated for up to a week, best reheated. Good served with a crisp co...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:52 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Jim’s Baked Pelau
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Add your Caribbean recipes here!

Add your Caribbean recipes here! Last week I picked up a 10-minute microwave version of Bajan cou-cou (polenta with okras) and just made an excellent chicken pelau. The idea is to offer ways to make familiar, well-loved dishes that "our people" (and their descendants) could make whether th...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:41 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Add your Caribbean recipes here!
Replies: 0
Views: 329

Re: Family search

Hi, Grace... I think you will get a much more positive response if you make Posts with specific surnames and locations, especially in the Subject line as others have done. The basic concept of this Index is to safely place such information for the long-term for others to find and respond - there is ...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 21, 2016 10:33 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family search
Replies: 1
Views: 520

Re: MUSSENDEN - Bermuda, St. Kitts & Nevis

The IGI, by the LDS, has some listed in their database (it's free). I used the filters - you can see them on the left of the web page linked below, and further down - and this is the page I was taking the info from... https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3Aj...
by bimjim
Thu Feb 11, 2016 2:02 am
 
Forum: Surnames M
Topic: MUSSENDEN - Bermuda, St. Kitts & Nevis
Replies: 6
Views: 890

On Joseph Rachell of Barbados, by Karl Watson

This month is Black History month. I was asked to speak on a topic for local TV... which I was quite happy to do. However, they wanted me to talk about Nelson. I refused politely, explaining that I had already said everything I wanted to say about Horatio Nelson and his role in the Caribbean. Furthe...
by bimjim
Mon Feb 08, 2016 2:24 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: On Joseph Rachell of Barbados, by Karl Watson
Replies: 0
Views: 415

Re: French West Indies Records

Thanks, Badminton, I fixed the original Post.
by bimjim
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:52 pm
 
Forum: Research specialties - French West Indies
Topic: French West Indies Records
Replies: 1
Views: 1472

[Jamaica] Jewish Cemetery Restoration - Phase 1

Dear Friends, Please see the attached Power Point presentation which speaks to the beginning of the restoration of this old cemetery which is located in Spanish Town, the then capital of Jamaica from 1539 until 1872. We started cemetery restoration and cataloguing with the cleaning up of the Hunt's ...
by bimjim
Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:01 am
 
Forum: Jamaica
Topic: [Jamaica] Jewish Cemetery Restoration - Phase 1
Replies: 0
Views: 293

Controversial - The Jewish pirates of Jamaica

During 2016 the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation will be engaged in a number of new historic marker projects. Four are planned for the Caribbean - Surinam, St. Thomas, Nevis and Jamaica. Though none will be focused on Jewish pirates, all will be affirming Jewish presence and contrib...
by bimjim
Sat Jan 02, 2016 11:30 pm
 
Forum: Jamaica
Topic: Controversial - The Jewish pirates of Jamaica
Replies: 1
Views: 551

Re: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica

Your HINES father may not have been in Kingston after all... if he was one of these two born in Porus and still alive, he would be 89 or 92 this year... https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XNXN-V86 Name Roy Noel Hines Event Type Birth Event Date 31 May 1923 Event Place Porus, Manchester, Jamaica...
by bimjim
Fri Dec 11, 2015 2:49 pm
 
Forum: Jamaica
Topic: Looking for father - HINES in Jamaica
Replies: 3
Views: 723
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