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Sixteen 2X Great Grandparents September 20, 2015

Tracing the lives of my 16 Great Great Grandparents  – the generation that lived mainly in New England and Ohio in the 19th century

James Warner Miller Sr   1783 Dummerston Vermont – 1844  Knox County Ohio

Sarah Warner   Newfane Vermont – 1788 – 1858 Knox County Ohio

Gilman Bryant  Peacham Vermont 1789  – 1859 Mt. Vernon Ohio

Elizabeth Thrift   Virginia 1792 – 1865 Mount Vernon Ohio

James Murdock   Crown Point New York  1810 – 1893 Crown Point New York

Elizabeth Kellog Trimble   New York 1810 – 1889

Henry W. Warner  Crown Point New York 1815 – 1859 Crown Point New York

Harriet Anna Wilmarth   Addison Vermont  1821 – 1891  Vergennes Vermont

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Samuel K. Friend Jr.

Abigail Hinds P. Brown    1804 Gloucester – 1894 Gloucester

William Fell Fitz   1808 Gloucester – 1880  Gloucester

Eunice C. Baker   1812  Gloucester – 1849  Gloucester

Charles Willis Jr.   1753 – 1831

Eliza Eaton  1789 – 1850

Robert Mears Cummings  1802 Hudson New Hampshire – 1882

Mary Ann Osgood  1809 Dunstable Massachusetts – 1880  Boston

 

2 Responses to “Sixteen 2X Great Grandparents”

  1. genealyn Says:

    Congratulations on finding all 16 of them.

  2. Sheryl Says:

    I’m always amazed how quickly the number of direct ancestors increases with each generation. I understand the math behind geometric progressions, but this practical application and the fact that I have 16 2X great grandparents, 32 3X ones, 64 4X ones, and so on is fascinating.


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