Saturday, July 16, 2011

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun - My "Heritage Pie" Chart

The Saturay Night Genealogy Fun (SNGF) challenge this week, presented by Randy Seaver at Genea-Musing, is to:

1) List your 16 great-great-grandparents with their birth, death and marriage data (dates and places).

2) Determine the countries (or states) that these ancestors lived in at their birth and at their death.

3) For extra credit, go make a "Heritage Pie" chart for the country of origin (birth place) for these 16 ancestors.

4) Tell us about it in your own blog post, in a comment to this post, or in a post on Facebook or Google+.

So here are mine:

16. John Hadden - born 1 Jan 1866 in Auchterless, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and died 5 Nov 1924 in Glasgow, Scotland.

17. Helen 'Nellie' Shand - born 20 Sep 1864 in Forgue, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and died 2 Apr 1951 in Ponteix, Saskatchewan, Canada. John and Helen never married.

18. John Gaull - born 8 Feb 1860 in Chapel of Garioch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and died 6 Jul 1942 in Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

19. Harriet McKenzie - born 17 Mar 1858 in Cluny, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and died 26 Jan 1925 in Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. John and Harriet married 15 Jun 1883 in Cluny, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

20. James Little - born 19 Dec 1840 in Corrie, Dumfrieshire, Scotland and died 9 Apr 1911 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

21. Dorothea Carson - born about 1848 in Scotland and died 18 Dec 1916 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland. James and Dorothea married 30 Apr 1878 in Kilbarshaw, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

22. William Mitchell - born about 1868 in Scotland. His date of death is unknown.

23. Agnes Sweeney - born 17 Oct 1870 in Paisley, Refrewshire, Scotland and died 2 Sep 1928 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland. William and Agnes married 28 Sep 1886 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

24. John O'Neill - born about 1813 in Ireland. His date of death is unknown.

25. Mary Murphy - born about 1828 in Canada. Her date of death is unknown. No date of marriage is known for John and Mary.

26. Patrick Graham - born Mar 1802 in Ireland and died 8 Aug 1893 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

27. Catherine McRae - born 20 Dec 1822 in Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada and died 22 Mar 1907 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Patrick and Catherine married in 1838 in York County, Ontario, Canada.

28. William Foley - born about 1830 in Ireland. His date of death is unknown.

29. Bridget McTague - born about 1830 in Ireland. Her date of death is unknown. William and Bridget married 24 Aug 1852 in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada.

30. Lewis Fitzgerald - born 9 Jul 1837 in New York State, USA and died 7 Jan 1910 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

31. Ellen Daley - born about 1841 in Ireland and died 21 Jun 1894 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Lewis and Ellen married 11 Sep 1856 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

And, here is my "Heritage Pie" chart:


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