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Elizabeth Jeffery

This is the fourth installment of the Jeffery sisters blog series about Caroline, Margaret, or Hannah. There¬†will be one last installment in this series. Elizabeth was the youngest of the Jeffery sisters to survive to adulthood. She was born in 1834 in the district of Beauce where her father was working as a mason for…

Genealogy Serendipity

Genealogy serendipity¬†seems to be quite common, almost everyone has a story to tell. Although not the first time I have had this sensation and probably not the last, I had one of those moments today that could be described as coincidental or maybe something more. Recently I have been getting assistance with my Quebec research…