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Events on this day in Our Family History - Last Updated Feb 1, 2022

15 Aug 2022
Sarah Granger - 1716
Loren Daggett - 1811
Lydia G. Halladay - 1816
Lomira C. Halladay - 1833
Mary Alice Monks - 1864
Amanda Adelaide Haskins - 1872
Charles E. Phillips - 1877
Elbridge Garret Jaka - 1883
William Milton Dimock - 1884
Fred A. Cook - 1889
Laura A. Gorton - 1889
Arthur Blaine Barnes - 1890
Wilna Anne Roberts - 1897
Cleone Ferne Fultz - 1899
Clyde John Stears - 1902
Ray William Roberts - 1905
Joan Elaine Cook - 1933
Troy Halladay - 1969

15 Aug 2022
Calvin Halladay married Esther Fisher - 1798
Abram Jacobs married Catherine De Garmo - 1849
Madison Lincolnfelter married Mary "Polly" Haines - 1852
Wiley Hampton Been married Emily Cornelia Fletcher - 1886
Samuel B. Porter married Minnie May Babcock - 1906
Earl Edward Charlebois married Evelyn Viletta Haas - 1936
Phillip Ebel married Edna Pearl Strong - 1936
Edwin Haldorsen married Margaret Mustard - 1942
Robert Rex Halladay married Iva June Ash - 1943

15 Aug 2022
Samuel Steele - 1689
Richard Austin - 1703
Wentelina Fukken - 1834
William Root - 1846
Henry Freeman - 1875
Bernice May Root - 1881
Apollos Halladay - 1882
Guy L. Halladay - 1890
Truman Judd Halladay - 1895
Alfia M. - 1897
Daniel F. Halladay - 1921
Wilfred Fouzie - 1977
Angeline Kinney - 1980
John Gemmell - 1986
Doratha Evelyn Reeder - 1999
Mary Barbara Loeffler - 2003

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Welcome to the R G Strong Family Genealogy website.

I have been researching and collecting information on my family tree for over 30 years and it has been growing steadily for the last 25 years after I first went on line with my first tree of about 5000 names. Since then my database has grown to well over 20,000 individuals.
I am looking for the ancestors of my G-G-Grandparents William Adelbert STRONG and Mary Polly WENRICH who were born in Mifflin Co., PA in 1825-1829 and any of their descendants. Recent DNA Studies have shown that my STRONG ancestors original Surname may have been STRANG, and may have originated in Scotland and that we are most likely descended from James "Schim" Strong of the York, PA Strongs. Read the theory about this connection, and see the results of this DNA study. In the study my kit number is 16001 and is listed under the group "Strange of Balkaskie of Scotland". So if you know of any STRANG decendants from PA or CT, then we may be connected.

On my maternal side I am looking for ancestors and descendants of Walter HALLADAY b. 1640 who settled in Simsbury,CT.
I am looking for the following surnames and hope you can help or I can help you.
STRONG/STRANG, HALLADAY (all forms of the spelling), SKELTON, PRATT, CONINE, KEMPLE, & CULP. The main migration routes were from PA=>OH=>MI and VT=>CT=>NY=>CANADA=>MI

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