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From: Bill Daniels <>
Subject: [OHTUSCAR] Suggestion for those wanting lookups
Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2008 11:16:12 -0800
To the list members:
I found 3 generations because another person posted to that County
forum. It connected me to three different distance cousins that I did
not have. That I was not even searching for. You never know what type
of /*gold*/ you will pick up on the next email sent to the forum.
Alan Leighton wrote:
> Hello, dear list members,
> I for one think it is a good idea to have all these lookups posted on
> the list. First of all, some others of us (besides the ones who are
> doing the asking) are interested in some of these names. (I for
> instance am also interested in Homrighausen and all of its variants,
> such as Humrickhouse, Humrighous, Hamrichhouse, etc, etc..., but also
> other names such as Gernand, Kuhn, Hackenbracht, Keller, Benfer,
> Strackbein, Spies, Weller, etc. --- originally emigrants from the
> Wittgenstein area of Prussia.) Also, by answering all these inquiries
> on the list, they are archived for people to find later through
> searching at the rootsweb website. Even a negative answer is helpful,
> as it saves all of us from running out the nearest genealogical
> library to do lookups in a book which doesn't list our names of
> interest anyway....
> Just my own opinion.
> Best wishes to all, and may your brick walls come tumbling down!
> Alan Leighton
> On 09.01.2008, at 05:57, Carol Rand wrote:
>> For those directing inquiries about lookups to a
>> specific person, how about cutting and pasting that
>> person's email address into your inquiry instead of
>> directing all of your emails to the whole Tuscarawas
>> forum? That way all of the rest of us won't have to
>> delete so many emails that are filling up our inbox.
>> It makes it easier for the rest of us. Thanks. -Carol
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