Gar's Genealogy Pages

Warner Lines - my father's family
Grandparent lines:
  • Warner (20th century Michigan to 1635 Connecticut) - families include:
    Williams, Senter, Greeley, Lovell, Powers, Willoughby, Fuller, Abbot, Cash, Tracey, Barnum, Connett, Perry, Graves, Crafts, Trescott
  • Dobson (20th century migration from England) - families include:
    Lake, Cousins
  • Purdy (19th & 20th century Michigan, from New York) - families include:
    Bertrand
  • Strong (19th & 20th century Michigan, Ohio, from CT) - families include:
    Stebbins, Bush, Bundy, Prentice, Bartlett, Wartenbe, Robinson, Pearce, Sanders, and a Chilton Mayflower line
Schissler Lines - my mother's family
A German-Russian family with a fascinating history, living more than 100 years in a German speaking settlement on the Volga River (Walter Village) at the invitation of Catherine the Great before migrating to Lincoln, Nebraska and settling in Saginaw, Michigan
Bakie Lines - my wife's family
Grandparent Lines:
  • Bakie (Scottish family traced to migration)
  • Sanders (of West Virginia)
  • Rumsey (Arkansas / Texas)
  • Walthall (Arkansas family traced through Alabama, Georgia, and colonial Virginia)
Gar's Genealogy Links

Avoiding the Genealogy Black Hole
The best research sources, and some notes on their use, will help you avoid the Genealogy Black Hole

Genealogy & Local History of Waterbury, Connecticut
The support site for the CT-Waterbury-L@rootsweb.com mailing list - maps and links of interest to Waterbury researchers
Are We Almost There Yet?
A humorous look at how "incomplete" Gar's genealogy is.
A Cautionary Tale
Something you should know before using FamilySearch.org or the IGI !!!
A Responsible Response to "Roll Call!"
or How to Increase the Value of your Genealogical Mailing List Posts.
The Social Security Death Index
What is it, and how can I use it?
Index to the Passengers of the 1630 Winthrop Fleet
A list of the passengers of this first great immigration fleet.
The Pequot Indian War
It wasn't so glorious as you may think.
Gary Warner - 2920 Clydebank Circle - Birmingham, AL - 35242 - gar@askgar.com