Common Named Ancestors

Nov 12, 2020 | by Donna Brandelli

Census records New England Professional Genealogist

How many of us have searched ancestors with common names and tried to figure out which Smith or Brown married each other and asked ourselves (while pulling our hair out), “why did they all have the same first name?!”

Here’s an interesting article with some tips.

Connecticut Genealogy

Donna Brandelli

Donna specializes in early New England colonial history. She combines the knowledge of personal ancestral colonial affiliation to New England, coupled with expertise in forensic science, to find the elusive clues to identify long lost ancestors.

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